August 10, 2020

Property investment in London and The Home Counties: Q&A with Abigail Challen

We have been spending time introducing you to our regional BDMs, so you can learn more about the opportunities in their area and connect with them.  This week we’re talking to Abigail Challen, our BDM for London and The Home Counties. If you want to discuss a deal with her email: [email protected], or you can connect...

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August 5, 2020

Case studies: How to effectively use Bridge-to-Let finance

Bridge-to-Let is a flexible form of finance perfect for landlords looking to expand their number of properties.  It is traditionally used as a way of funding the purchase of properties not yet ready for renting. Here we highlight three different ways our Bridge-to-Let finance has been used to fund the next step in property professional’s...

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July 31, 2020

Case study: Fast land bridge after another lender dropped out

Client: A development business focussing on purchasing sites with unrecognised planning gain potential Request: A quick bridging loan to purchase a property before a completion deadline after another lender dropped out Location: Croydon Loan total: £1,395,000 LTV: 65%  —-  A borrower approached us needing a fast bridging loan for a plot of land they had...

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July 29, 2020

Case studies: Supporting Buy-to-Let landlords to grow and maintain portfolios

We have been highlighting all week the opportunities for property investors in London and South East England. One area we have highlighted is the opportunities for portfolio landlords in the south to keep expanding their portfolios, especially in the wake of the Stamp Duty holiday which could help save money on their next purchases. There...

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July 28, 2020

Property investment opportunities in London and the South East

By Peter Olasoji Having just moved into the role of BDM for London and the South East, after 18 months working on LendInvest’s central sales desk, it is with excitement that I look ahead at the opportunities this region will offer property investors in the coming months and years. I have lived in London all...

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July 27, 2020

Property investment in London and South East England: Q&A with Peter Olasoji

We’re introducing you to our regional BDMs so you can learn more about the opportunities in their area and ways to connect with them.  For this week’s deep dive we are focusing on London and South East England, and our BDM Peter Olasoji, who’s been with us for 18 months but has only recently taken...

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July 23, 2020

Case study: Commercial refinance completed in 8 days following Covid delays

Client: Borrowers with vast property portfolio Location: Southend Request: Refinance of commercial land which had its sale fall through due to Covid Loan total: £348,000 LTV: 60% ——— After purchasing this commercial property in 2017 and successfully getting planning permission for demolition and construction of 12 apartments in place, the owners were undergoing a sale...

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July 22, 2020

Launching the LendInvest Structured Property Finance Team

Dealing with high value, complex property transactions takes years of expertise and a dedicated approach to the customer relationship. It is this requirement for a tailored approach to unique, larger deals that has led to the creation of a specialised team for these projects.  The new Structured Property Finance team specialise in high value, unique...

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July 22, 2020

Case studies: Bridging loans in London

In the months since lockdown restrictions eased we have been seeing deals almost as diverse as England’s capital.   Here are the examples of some high-value bridging deals we have completed inside the M25, including a capital raise, acquiring a property for refurbishment and refinancing ahead of a Buy-to-Let mortgage. ——- New Malden A loan to...

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July 20, 2020

Everything you need to know about regulated bridging loans and how to get one

Regulated bridging loans are different from the more traditional bridging loans used by property investors in a number of ways. In this piece we will tell you everything you need to know about regulated bridging loans. What is a bridging loan? Bridging loans are a flexible form of short-term finance that helps property investors fund...

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