Nationwide Building Society

National launch for industry-led mortgage scheme

A home building industry-led mortgage scheme that allows new build buyers to purchase with a 5% deposit has been launched nationally with 17 major builders after a successful regional pilot.

Published 23 November 2021

Housing groups issue warning over impact of benefit cuts on renters

The UK Government must complete and publish a full assessment of the impact on renters of their decisions to freeze Local Housing Allowance and cut Universal Credit, which risk pushing many households into poverty, problem debt, and homelessness, according to a number of housing groups.

Published 17 August 2021

Coalition warns UK Government of impending rent crisis

The UK Government has been warned of an impending rent crisis in the UK following the reintroduction of a national lockdown.

Published 8 January 2021

Nationwide offers grants to housing projects as research reveals increased concerns for homelessness

COVID-19 has had a major impact on the attitudes and concerns towards those who are homeless, according to new research from Nationwide Building Society as it called on charities, community land trusts and housing co-operatives to apply for community funding.

Published 22 June 2020

Nationwide boosts Scottish housing charities by £500k

A number of community housing projects and charities are celebrating after successfully securing funding from Nationwide Building Society’s Community Grant Fund.

Published 21 November 2019

Nationwide invests in automatic energy switching company

Nationwide Building Society has announced it will invest in Switchd, a company that automatically switches people’s energy supplier to ensure they are always on the best deal.

Published 30 October 2019

Community housing causes to benefit from £500,000 grant

Local community housing projects and charities are being urged to put their case forward as Nationwide makes £500,000 available to help make a difference to communities across the region.

Published 4 June 2019

Housing Options Scotland achieves funding success with Nationwide

Housing Options Scotland is celebrating a successful bid for funding from Nationwide Building Society to help older people in Scotland to live independently for longer.

Published 12 September 2018

Nationwide awards £50,000 to Scottish youth homelessness project

A pioneering project to prevent and resolve homelessness among young care leavers in Scotland has been awarded £50,000 funding to expand its reach.

Published 11 September 2018

Nationwide helps boost Scottish housing causes with £250,000 fund

As new research reveals the extent of hidden homelessness across Scotland, Nationwide Building Society is making £250,000 available to help make a difference in communities.

Published 4 July 2018

Nationwide boosts Scottish housing causes by £250,000

Community housing projects and charities are being urged to put their case forward as Nationwide makes £250,000 available to help make a difference across communities in Scotland.

Published 7 March 2018

Nationwide raises support for Edinburgh’s homeless

Employees at Nationwide Building Society have raised over £5,300 for Edinburgh-based homeless charity Bethany Christian Trust.

Published 5 May 2017