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Capital Bridging: Your guide to a speedy application

In addition to the fundamental training of our underwriters, Capital Bridging’s in-house training programme also pays particular attention to how staff can support the education of its broker and distributor partners. One of the outcomes of this latter element of training […]

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A guide to Joint Ventures

The most common interpretation of a joint venture (JV) conjures up the image of a land owner who does not have the required experience to access a development read more »

Compliance Update: Need some time to qualify for the exit mortgage? – Watch out for the impact of MMR

By Ray Cohen, AOBP Executive Committee Member and Compliance Expert at Jackson Cohen. Needless to say, any intermediary or packager caught twisting the facts to make a read more »

Nabbing the perfect valuer

  Choosing the right surveyor can be a difficult task, and ‘partnership’ is an oft-overused word. But working in true partnership with a valuer delivers the best results and read more »

Bridging finance: An introduction

Andrew Hosford, Director of Voltaire Bridging speaks the truth about the main uses of bridging loans... The bridging industry has evolved almost out of recognition since the downturn and read more »

Guide to Networks

How important is it for short term lenders to be connected with a network? It’s the million dollar question that Bridging Advisor wanted to delve into to find read more »

P2P made simple

In 2005, Zopa’s launch brought peer-to-peer lending to the UK. In 2013, P2P and crowdfunding are set to raise £1.9 billion.
The social lending concept of P2P links investors
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How to approach leisure finance

First impressions with a bridging lender are important and there are a number of key things borrowers can do to improve their chances of obtaining secured funding in read more »

Updated Lender Index!

We've updated our Lender Index! Each week, Bridging Advisor will be revealing more information about the main bridging lenders in the industry. Below we have identified read more »

How to approach valuations

Any deal involving property, be it residential or commercial, revolves around valuers – understanding their role within a transaction and the way in which they operate is key read more »