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June 6, 2023

Case Study: Refurbishment GDV office conversion to residential

To access simple bridging, register for our bridging portal.  See all of the details of our Refurbishment GDV product here.  Location: Leeds Loan amount: £311k LTV Day 1: 65% LTGDV: 70%  —  A broker approached us on behalf of their client – an experienced Buy-to-Let landlord – who wanted to purchase and refurbish a vacant...

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June 5, 2023

Is this going to be a resurgent summer for auction finance? 

To access fast auction and every other type of bridging finance, register for our bridging portal.  By Mia Colgan, Business Development Manager It feels weird, three years on from everything going online, to talk about things still going back to in person, but that’s the reality for property auctions.  As we enter auction season, more...

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June 2, 2023

UKREiiF: Unlocking Opportunities in UK Real Estate Investment & Infrastructure

Our Development Finance Relationship Manager, Mike Slattery, had the pleasure of attending this year’s UK Real Estate Investment & Infrastructure Forum in Leeds. Here, he shares his insights on the event and the exciting opportunities it presented for professionals in the development sector. As a participant in only its second year, I had the privilege...

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June 1, 2023

My LendInvest Journey…with Paige Archer

Continuing our new feature on the LendInvest blog, we are looking at a few of the journeys that people have taken in their careers with LendInvest. Internal progression is something that we are really proud of, with individuals often moving upwards and across into different departments as LendInvest constantly evolves as a business. This week...

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June 1, 2023

LendInvest-Mind Partnership 2022/23

Over the last few years, LendInvest has worked with a chosen charity partner for each financial year. Last year we partnered with Mind, the mental health charity providing advice and support across the UK for those experiencing a mental health problem. In order to raise funds for Mind, we arranged several events with LendInvest employees...

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June 1, 2023

How hard is it to get a mortgage?

By Esther Morley – Managing Director, Specialist Residential When it comes to buying a home, everyone accepts it’s stressful for your customers, but just how stressful is it, and how much is that stress magnified when homebuyers are self-employed, have complex income streams and a history of adverse? We surveyed 1,000 people across the UK...

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May 31, 2023

How investing in property can have environmental and social impact

Having committed to delivering net zero carbon emissions across the UK by 2050, the British government has set itself an ambitious target. In December 2020, the climate change committee advised the government that to reach this target, massive change in the way UK homes are utilising energy is needed. The need to improve the energy...

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May 26, 2023

My LendInvest Journey… with Ruby Harvey

As a new feature on the blog, we are looking at a few of the journeys that people have taken throughout their careers at LendInvest. Internal progression is something that we are really proud of, with individuals often moving upwards and across into different departments as LendInvest evolves as a business. This week we are...

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May 23, 2023

Travel Diaries – a debrief of our latest trip to Singapore

By Harry Hall, Director of Fundraising and Sam Woodward, Investor Relations and Fundraising Manager Sam and I work within the Funds team, the asset management unit within LendInvest. Our role is to raise capital for the funds business from investors around the globe. These can include pension schemes, insurers, private wealth managers and fund of...

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May 19, 2023

Learning at LendInvest

by Emma Kelson, Learning & Development Manager This week is learning at work week so there’s nothing more fitting than sharing the importance of learning and development at LendInvest. Over the last few years we have built a strong learning culture across the business by celebrating successes, sharing knowledge, introducing new learning technologies and opening...

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