December 9, 2020

Case studies: Simplifying Buy-to-Lets by using title insurance 

See our latest Buy-to-Let rates, offers and criteria on our Buy-to-Let page.  Using Title Insurance in our Buy-to-Let deals can offer lenders more protection but also help reduce the need for local authority and other property related searches. When appropriate, we use it with our experienced Buy-to-Let clients to help speed up their cases. Recently...

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December 3, 2020

How to get funding for investment property

To see our full range of lending products, including bridging, auction and Buy-to-Let finance, visit our product page.  When approaching an investment property, you need to ensure the funding is reliable and suits the needs of your project. The lending environment The first step in obtaining the right funding is understanding the lending environment. Alternative...

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November 27, 2020

LendInvest lends its support to ASTL Stamp Duty initiative

Matthew Tooth, Chief Commercial Officer, LendInvest The Stamp Duty holiday has undeniably had a huge impact on the property market with demand returning faster than a lot of us could ever have anticipated. Increased volumes are obviously great news for brokers, and for the lenders who are active and retain an appetite to lend right...

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November 24, 2020

Bridging loan examples: residential bridging loans

If you’re looking for a residential bridging loan, visit our bridging loan page for rates, criteria and instant quotes. Residential bridging loans are the most common form of bridging loan as property investors look to acquire property that needs refurbishment, add extensions or acquire planning for more substantial works.  Here are some examples of the...

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November 23, 2020

Getting moving to raise money for Crohn’s and Colitis UK

As the team at LendInvest confronted a second lockdown at the start of November, and one where the sun seems to go down at a dispiritingly early 3pm, we thought it was important to encourage people to stay active for their physical and mental health, while also raising money for a great cause. Crohns and...

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November 19, 2020

What makes a good relationship manager for development finance?

Visit our development finance page for an instant quote and more product details. By Mike Jessop  Over the summer I moved on from my role as Portfolio Manager to become a Relationship Manager within LendInvest’s Development Finance team.  Where my previous role concentrated on assisting the Relationship Managers with the monitoring and management of our...

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November 18, 2020

Case study: £1 million + bridging loans completed in November

See our latest bridging loan rates and criteria on our product page.  Despite a national lockdown beginning in November it hasn’t impaired our ability to meet the ambitions of our borrowers.  While we’ve opened up more options for borrowers to get their next investment valued with desktop valuations for loans up to £250,000, we’re still...

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November 16, 2020

What does a second lockdown and uncertain winter mean for Buy-to-Let brokers?

See all of our Buy-to-Let rates, criteria and get an instant quote on our Buy-to-Let page.  by Sophie Mitchell-Charman As lockdown began at the start of November, brokers, lenders and property investors could at least see some comfort that the housing market – which had been stopped in its tracks in March – would be...

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November 11, 2020

Bridging loan examples: different ways to use bridging loans

Get rates and instant quotes for our whole bridging loans on our product page. Bridging loans are a popular form of finance for property investors, developers and professionals because of their flexibility to cover all manner of scenarios.  Pre, during and after your project, bridging loans support projects to keep moving. Here are some examples...

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November 9, 2020

Recognising Black History at LendInvest

Throughout October, the LendInvest team came together to celebrate important figures of black history in recognition of Black History Month. Unable to spend the month sharing stories about these icons in person as we continue to work remotely, the whole business came together through our slack channel to share inspiration from black history, with figures...

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