June 10, 2022

Case Study: Underwriting a regulated bridging deal for a couple with a looming deadline

Explore our bridging products, get instant quotes and apply online.  Location: Maidstone  Loan size: £173k LTV: 46.15% —— Read more: Supporting more homeowners by widening our Regulated Bridging criteria A broker approached us on behalf of a couple who wanted to refinance their semi-detached home.  They had an interest only mortgage with a High Street...

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June 9, 2022

How is rising inflation impacting the UK construction industry?

by Robert Pritchard, Head of Funds Management and Alexandria Snee, Fund Services Associate In our last analysis piece in February, we focused on the impact of rising interest rates on the UK residential housing market. It was considered how a potential reduction in mortgage affordability could slow (or reverse) the strong and stable price growth...

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June 7, 2022

Relationships and committing to extra support: managing development portfolios with Graham Noonan

Our Portfolio Manager, Graham Noonan, talks about working in the LendInvest Development Finance team and what makes for a good portfolio manager. Explore our Development Finance products and case studies here.  When did you join LendInvest? January 2021 Where were you before you joined LendInvest? Hampshire Trust Bank and before then RBS.  What are the...

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May 27, 2022

Supporting more homeowners by widening our Regulated Bridging criteria

Get your ESIS in minutes for your regulated bridging deals by logging into the portal. Since the launch of our Regulated Bridging product, the number of enquiries from brokers taking advantage of simpler, online applications has been great to see, and it has been a great step as a business to start supporting our first...

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May 26, 2022

What is happening in the Buy-to-Let market? Our regional BDMs take a look

Explore our Buy-to-Let rates, products and get instant quotes. It has been a restless first 6 months of the year for the Buy-to-Let market, with plenty of change making it an uncertain landscape for brokers and investors. Despite these challenges, we’ve continued to see deals come through as the demand for high-quality housing in the...

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May 25, 2022

Funding every type of Buy-to-Let: 11 things you might have missed about our Buy-to-Let product

Get instant quotes and explore our Buy-to-Let range here.  It has felt like nothing but change in the Buy-to-Let market so far this year. The economic climate has created a degree of uncertainty as lenders respond to base rate changes.  In all of this, it is easy for the things you’ve come to rely on...

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May 20, 2022

Heavy or light refurbishment for selling or renting: here’s how to get the most out of refurbishment finance

See refurbishment rates, get instant quotes and apply in minutes through the broker portal.  by Mia Colgan Refurbishment finance offers the right property investors the opportunity to increase property values ahead of selling, help landlords realise higher rental yields and future-proof properties against rising EPC requirements.  With as much demand for housing as there currently...

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May 16, 2022

Case study: Fast auction purchase against tight deadline submitted through portal

To see the LendInvest bridging range in full, get instant quotes and start your deal, visit our bridging finance page. Location: Enfield Loan amount: £243,750 LTV: 75%  —  A broker approached us on behalf of their client who needed fast funding for a property they had successfully purchased at auction.  The borrower was looking to...

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May 16, 2022

Case study: £11.4 million development exit for London developers

Explore our bridging range and get instant quotes.  Location: London Zone 2 Loan amount: £11,400,000 LTV: 75% ——  A joint venture for a 37-unit development near the City of London approached us for a sizeable Development Exit loan.  Among the 4 parties in the group was a returning borrower of ours for whom we’d previously...

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May 10, 2022

Making development applications simpler in just 4 pages

See our rates, meet your relationship managers and explore the deals we’ve previously supported. by Gemma Squirrell, Operations Director Since launch, LendInvest has taken great strides to make accessing property finance simple, whatever the project and whatever the finance.  Embedding technology into the Buy-to-Let process to speed up processing and a market-leading portal for simpler...

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