Is It Time To Focus On New-Build Properties?

What are the advantages of new-build properties?  Why is now the right time to focus on new-build properties? What are the effects of the Green…

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UK Named Hotspot For Overseas Property Investment

The UK has been named a top hotspot for overseas investment in residential property in 2021.  Why is investing in UK property so attractive? What…

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Is 2021 the right year to invest in short-term holiday lets?

Demand for holiday rentals has been on the rise. Is 2021 a good year to invest in short-term holiday lets? Why are they becoming more popular among…

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Green property in 2021 

The Green Homes Grant has been extended Interest in green housing is increasing Homeowners have till 31st March 2021 to complete upgrades   In…

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New leasehold reform: Will it make homeownership fairer?

New leasehold reform will save millions of leaseholders tens of thousands of pounds What does the reform change? Will it make homeownership fairer?……

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London Property Market 2021

Londoners leave the capital Foreign investment to remain strong Tenant demand to increase The development of the property market will principally…

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How Does Development Finance Work?

Development finance is a flexible way to fund property development projects, allowing borrowers access to capital faster than traditional banks.…

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Is Development Finance the Right Option For Me?

If you are looking to do a total large-scale renovation or build from scratch, development finance is a great option to secure the funding that you…

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Repaying a Development Loan

Borrowers will need to repay lenders according to the agreed term after the sale of the property. One of the greatest advantages of development…

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David Beard Comment – From Lending Expert – “Second Charge Lenders Still Have a Good Appetite”

Second charge lenders still have a good appetite, explains David Beard, the founder of Lending Expert, one of the UK's leading price comparison…

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A Guide on How to Become a Property Surveyor – The Qualifications, Salary and Skill Requirements

To give you an insight into the profession of a property surveyor, Octagon Capital looks at everything you need to know about becoming a property…

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Is Mezzanine Financing Right For Me?

Who is Mezzanine Finance For? Mezzanine finance can be the right option for those looking to develop a high-risk, high-potential project. It can be a…

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How Do Mezzanine Loans Work?

Mezzanine loans blend equity and debt and sits somewhere between senior debt and equity They are associated with high interest rates but flexible…

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Mezzanine Finance vs Senior Debt

What is Senior Debt? Senior debt refers to the level of priority a loan repayment holds. This type of debt has priority over other repayments meaning…

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The Regulations You Need to Be Aware of When Buying a New Home

Buying a home is both exciting and terrifying at the same time. It is a process that can throw surprises at you along the way, that can become…

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