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I expect the bridging market to grow in 2018 but not by as much as in previous years as there is a definite shift away from short term loans and towards medium to longer-term loans of two to five years. The reason is the way bridging lenders now get their funding. ...read more
In this marketplace, advisers might not be aware of the short-term finance options for clients until they are presented with a personal case study that brings home what can be achieved. Take for instance, one of our employees here who lives locally and is...read more
Anyone who has been involved in the mortgage or loans market for any length of time will know that the likelihood of a 100% smooth process is slim. It’s not that cases don’t progress naturally and end up with a completion all parties are...read more
Gifted Deposit Example: Mr & Mrs Doe own a rental property worth £250,000. They wish to move the property into their Daughters name and gift her £100,000 deposit from the equity in it. Bridging Finance providers could lend Kimberley Doe her required mortgage for...read more
Uncertainty must feel like a normal part of the profession for those who are making their living in the buy-to-let market at present. Indeed, ever since the Government decided that private landlords were apparently to blame for all the evils of the...read more
It has been interesting recently to read all the analysis of the 10-year ‘anniversary’ of the start of the Credit Crunch. For a start I’m not sure ‘anniversary’ is the right word in the first place as it’s certainly not an event worth celebrating, given...read more