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Save with us and you're helping to support sustainable development across the UK

We are accepting applications for our Regular Savings account, however please note we are not currently accepting applications for our other savings accounts. All existing accounts continue to operate as normal.

Our accounts are simple and transparent – giving you the benefit of knowing where your money goes. We use your savings to make a positive environmental impact and give you a fair financial return.

Our savings accounts 

Mortgages

If you're planning an eco renovation, refurb or eco new build, talk to us

No matter if your project is straightforward or unusual, innovative or one that other lenders have rejected – if we can see an environmental benefit, we'll be interested in talking to you.

And if you need a mortgage for a property or project that will benefit local communities, you'll find we're keen to help.

If you are improving the energy efficiency of your property please see our discounts.

C-Change discounts

 

 

Ecology Building Society was rated as an ethical Best Buy for our mortgages and savings accounts by Ethical Consumer magazine in its product guide rankings (in issue Jul / Aug 2016).
Ecology Building Society was rated as an ethical Best Buy for our mortgages and savings accounts by Ethical Consumer magazine in its product guide rankings (July/August 2016 issue).

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UntitledYour eligible deposits with Ecology Building Society are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK's deposit guarantee scheme. Any deposits you hold above the limit are unlikely to be covered. Please click here for further information or visit www.fscs.org.uk | FSCS Information Sheet


People-powered housing: five reasons to celebrate community-led projects

POSTED ON 15 November 2017
On 27 November, the National Community-led Housing Conference will explore how communities are coming together to shape the future of housing. As the event’s lead sponsor, we share just some of the reasons that Ecology is supporting community housing groups to stand up and do things differently. When it comes to housing, it often seems that the ... Read more

Double award success for Ecology

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We’ve been recognised twice in the Mortgage Finance Gazette (MFG) Awards. The awards celebrate innovation and achievement within the mortgage sector. Ecology won the Mortgage Product Innovation – Smaller Lenders award category for our pioneering work to provide mortgages for permanently affordable homes in London. Paul Ellis, Chief Executive, ... Read more

Ecology’s response to the Bank of England base rate change

POSTED ON 3 November 2017
Following the recent increase in the Bank of England base rate to 0.5% we do not currently have plans to make changes to our savings or standard variable mortgage rates. Our mission is to build a greener society and our savers’ money supports ecological building practices and sustainable communities. Maintaining our current rates for as long as ... Read more