July 28, 2023

Case study: £730k bridge for developers changing exit strategy

See our full bridging range and get instant quotes here Location: Maidenhead Loan amount: £732k LTV: 66.62% — Repeat developer clients were looking to remortgage their existing bridging loan following a change of exit strategy.  The original bridging loan had been taken to repay their outstanding development facility with us as they looked to make...

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July 27, 2023

Loan Syndication: A Strategic Approach for Lenders in a Rising Interest Rate Market

Tom Madden, our Director of Structured Finance will now also lead loan syndication at LendInvest. As an expert in creating bespoke finance solutions, he sheds light on the advantages lenders can gain by adopting a collaborative lending approach, particularly in the face of rising interest rates. The current state of the UK economy is undeniably...

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July 25, 2023

Case study: From enquiry to credit approved in 2 days with an AVM

Get your simple, fast bridging deal by going through our broker portal here. Location: Croydon Loan amount: £219,800 LTV: 70% — A broker approached us on behalf of their client who had purchased a property at auction.  As with most auction purchases, they needed the funding fast to secure the property, while also having flexibility...

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July 18, 2023

‘Doing the simple things really well, all of the time’: Meet our new Director of Operations and Head of Scotland – Daniel O’Connor

Our new Director of Operations talks about his career, joining LendInvest and what role technology will play in delivering differentiated customer experiences. See all of our mortgage products on our intermediaries page.  Where did you join LendInvest from?  I joined LendInvest from Virgin Money (formerly Clydesdale & Yorkshire Bank Group). Here I spent just under...

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July 18, 2023

Giving brokers the answers they need: how we’ve embedded Talkative into our BDM and Broker interactions

To learn more about our new Buy-to-Let products, go to our Buy-to-Let page.  Earlier this year, we implemented Talkative, a live chat function to connect our BDMs more directly with our broker customers.  There was an immediate impact, with month-on-month interactions increasing by 108%.  Our Team Leader for Internal Sales – Paige Archer – talks...

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July 17, 2023

What does complex Buy-to-Let look like?

By Sophie Mitchell-Charman, Commercial Director If you were to be glib when answering the question posed by the headline, you could say ‘all Buy-to-Lets are complex in this market!’ But I’m not going to be glib; partly because of our new Buy-to-Let rates which promise to back your landlords back into the market after a...

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July 13, 2023

Graham Noonan: Navigating the challenges in the development finance market

Graham Noonan, who sits within our development finance team has recently moved from being a Portfolio Manager to Relationship Manager covering the South of England and the Midlands. We sat down with him to get his thoughts on what the future holds in his new role.  I have recently been appointed as a Relationship Manager...

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July 11, 2023

Why we’re backing Buy-to-Let now

See our new Buy-to-Let rates and products here. By Sophie Mitchell-Charman, Commercial Director, LendInvest It feels like a long time ago when people kept saying everything would be back to normal in 6 months?  Can’t quite put my finger on when I first heard it, but it was definitely at least 6 months ago.  A...

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July 10, 2023

Utilising AVMs in bridging deals

by Alex Brownbridge, Product Team Lead A major milestone for LendInvest has been the introduction of AVMs in our Broker Portal for Bridging; to speed up the loan’s lifecycle, reduce costs and put you in control of your loan. Technology has facilitated this gear-shift through Rightmove’s API, paired with Salesforce and LendInvest’s very own rules...

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July 6, 2023

‘Complex incomes’ are increasingly common – how can lenders meet this increasing need?

To register or apply for our residential mortgage products, please visit out residential mortgages page.  By Jason James, Corporate Account Manager at LendInvest We’re dreaming of the days where we no longer need to discuss the impact of the cost of living crisis, coronavirus and inflation. However, for now – these economic issues are shifting...

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