February 22, 2019
What makes our Buy-to-let Mortgages different?
Tailored, designed for leverage, flexible, careful in approach to risk, and easy to apply for – our Buy-to-let mortgages stand out.
February 14, 2019
Building a diversified portfolio with LendInvest
As an investor with LendInvest, you can fund different types of projects across the UK, with different borrowers, rates of return, maturity dates, project risk profiles, durations and loan-to-value ratios (LTV). As with any investment class, it is sensible to diversify your portfolio to mitigate risk. Although it’s not a guarantee against loss, diversifying dampens...
February 8, 2019
An insight into the upcoming tenant fees ban
Property professionals would have had to have been living under a rock for the past few years to have not heard of the tenant fees ban. Well, the controversial plans are now set to become law. To help us outline the new rules, Just Landlords has put together a round up. The specialist Landlord Insurance...
February 7, 2019
Unveiling the Digital Finance Forum
LendInvest’s founders, Christian Faes and Ian Thomas, have launched a new industry organisation for FinTech founders, called the Digital Finance Forum. The Forum’s aim is to create a wide network of people that have a vested interest in FinTech, and to provide a forum for better collaboration amongst entrepreneurs, startups, government, regulators and across the...
January 23, 2019
Meet our Engineering and Product team!
Like any fast-moving FinTech, we’re only as good as our people, so our team is constantly expanding. In our latest video series, we’re opening up the doors to our in-house specialists and first up we’re profiling our Engineering & Product team. Meet Fatme, Naomi, Evangelos and Tunde – just a couple of our talented employees...
January 20, 2019
19 personal finance and investment sites, blogs and podcasts to follow in 2019
1. FT Money Show Coverage of the week’s major personal finance issues. The FT Money Show is a series of podcasts from the Financial Times. FT journalists look at the news with leading industry commentators to discuss how the latest events will affect you and your pocket. 2. Inside Property Investing A property podcast sharing...
January 16, 2019
9 investment resources you should be monitoring in 2019
1. Property Geek Become a smarter property investor. A great all-rounder for getting started in property investing. Rob Dix (aka Property Geek) shares the knowledge he gained from his own journey to becoming a property investor, with insights, tips and a podcast featuring experts in the industry. You can also enrol on a free email...
January 14, 2019
Developer Diaries: Meet Andy
Welcome to our developer diary series. Here you’ll find an insight into our developers’ past experience and their current projects, along with useful tips and tricks for starting out as a developer. The developer Meet Andy, one of LendInvest’s first borrowers. Working with the company since 2008, he has completed six development finance and...
January 12, 2019
How to find investors for your property project
So you’ve found the perfect project, the numbers add up and you’re good to go – apart from the small matter of how to finance it. If you’re unable to finance your property development fully from your own resources, you have two choices – borrowing the money, or finding co-investors and giving them a share...
January 10, 2019
Tips for letting your property without an agent
This year is expected to present the greatest challenge to the letting agent business model in years, when the tenant fees ban is introduced. Therefore, landlords and investors may be considering letting their properties without an agent. It has been claimed that some letting agents will increase costs for landlords when they are prevented from...