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January 9, 2023

What will recent tax changes mean for property investors in Scotland? 

In February, Tatyana is hosting a Scottish Bridging Academy. Contact her to learn more about how she can support your bridging deals in the coming months at: [email protected] or by reaching out on LinkedIn. By Tatyana Stefanova, BDM for Scotland While December is the month when most people wind down and put things off until...

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January 6, 2023

Planning plays, technology and the role diverse funding will play in complex bridging in 2023

The Structured Property Finance team works on bespoke deals with brokers and borrowers to ensure the right funding is delivered for complex projects, here one of our BDMs, Gary Clark, reviews his time in the market and what we can look out for in the coming months. You can contact the Structured Property Finance team...

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January 5, 2023

You are a salesperson

And you are selling design. Tim Brown, Executive Chair of IDEO defines design thinking as ‘…a human-centered approach to innovation that draws from the designer’s toolkit to integrate the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success’. It is an approach to problem solving which emphasises both empathy for the...

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January 4, 2023

Faster deals and increased flexibility: bridging in 2023

By Leanne Ardron, Head of Bridging Finance Start faster with your bridging deals this year with AVMs and the latest technology in our bridging portal. To be within a chance of winning one of our Starting Faster prizes, submit a bridging application in the portal in January. Full T&Cs here. As we start a new...

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December 21, 2022

What has 2022 meant for institutional real estate investment? 

by Keren Einhorn, Fund Manager As we started the year it felt like we were putting the lockdowns and major impacts of the Covid pandemic behind us, and that 2022 could be the first straightforward year in a while. The reality, of course, was quite different. As we approach the end of 2022 and look...

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December 14, 2022

Still trying to make up the shortfall – development in 2022

by Steve Larkin, Head of Development Finance See our Development Finance rates, contact the team and get your next deal started.  In many ways, this year was unique, albeit not unique in terms of the development market.  There remains a significant housing shortage and a lack of new homes being built to meet the necessary...

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December 14, 2022

Delivering complex finance solutions in a challenging environment

by Tom Madden, Director – Structured Property Finance Contact the team to discuss your next Structured Property Finance project.  I’ve been in real estate finance for nearly 20 years and each year has brought its own surprises and challenges. From unprecedented property value increases and decreases, to wholesale regulation changes to the Global Financial Crisis;...

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December 9, 2022

The importance of lender/broker relationships: what has 2022 taught us about the Buy-to-Let market? 

by Jason James, Corporate Account Manager To see our current Buy-to-Let rates and offers, see our Buy-to-Let page.  A year that started with optimism for a strong performance in the Buy-to-Let market became a year that featured much doom and gloom and challenge. This period of difficult for all concerned, client, broker and lender, prompted...

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December 9, 2022

What has 2022 been like for the bridging market?

To see our bridging rates and offers and get started with fast Heads of Terms through the bridging portal, go to our bridging finance page.  by Leanne Ardron, Head of Bridging Finance It has been an interesting year – to say the least – but throughout it we’ve seen how the best of bridging can...

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December 5, 2022

Being a go-to development lender in the West Midlands, North West and Wales: Q&A with Michael Slattery

Michael Slattery is a LendInvest Relationship Manager based in the West Midlands. He joined LendInvest recently and you can connect with him on LinkedIn, or see more about our Development Finance offer on our Development page.  Where have you joined LendInvest from?  I’ve joined LendInvest from Homes England which was a great place to appreciate...

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