Leicestershire building society wins self-build mortgage award

esbs, or Earl Shilton Building Society, is delighted to have won an award for its self-build mortgage offering. Voted for by the public, esbs scooped the Best Self-Build Lender award in The Money Page’s 23rd Annual Personal Finance Awards 2020/21. esbs can consider mortgages for self-builds to cover land purchases (with planning permission), buying...

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Leicestershire building society helps charity provide homes

esbs, or Earl Shilton Building Society, is donating over £1,000 of home starter kits to Action Homeless. Based in Leicester, Action Homeless is a non-profit organisation that devotes its time and efforts to enhancing the lives of those who are affected by homelessness, and has offered its support to individuals and families in the...

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esbs website poll results – How important is home ownership to you?

With the housing market demonstrating excellent resilience, we wanted to know if our customers consider home ownership a priority. The answer was an overwhelming yes, with nobody satisfied with renting or living with family. Over three quarters consider home ownership their ultimate goal financially, and the remaining 23% plan to purchase a house at...

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esbs website poll results – How closely do you track your spending?

This month we asked our customers how closely they track their spending. The majority of people know where their money goes, but only 11% monitor it closely. At the other end of the spectrum, a third of responders spend freely without tracking it.   How closely do you track your spending? Results Fairly –...

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Leicestershire building society raises over £2000 for local Air Ambulance

esbs, or Earl Shilton Building Society, has successfully raised over £2,000 for its Charity of the Year, the Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance. Over the course of the financial year, the Society organised a number of fundraising events from raffles to dress-up days. Community Fundraising Executive at the Air Ambulance, Vicky Evans said,...

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Building Society delivers strong conclusion to the year

Earl Shilton Building Society continues to grow and deliver strong financial results, despite the economic uncertainty of the year and the recent market worries over Covid-19. The Society, which has branches in both Earl Shilton and Barwell, recently released its Summary Financial Statement to members and depositors, demonstrating continued growth with mortgage balances reaching...

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