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Demand surges for 95% LTV mortgages

Searches for 95% LTV mortgages have increased by nearly eight times since the start of the year, according to Mortgage Broker Tools (MBT). Data from the MBT ...

Impact Specialist Finance offering 85% LTV

Impact Specialist Finance are delighted to announce that they have been provided access to exclusive 85% LTV mortgages from Pepper Money, on its Pepper 24 and ...

United Trust Bank funds £6.7m development in

United Trust Bank (UTB) is funding a development of 25 family homes on the edge of the Lake District National Park. The development, situated in the Cumbrian ...

F4B Network adds Hodge Bank to lending panel

This panel addition will provide F4B Network members with access to Hodge Bank’s extensive range of specialist residential and buy-to-let products, with a ...

New van market still playing catch-up, despite

The new light commercial vehicle market grew by 85.5% in March with 56,122 vans joining UK roads with the ’21 new number plate, according to the latest ...

VAS Audit hits £150m in record March

VAS Audit has reported its busiest ever month on record, with the company providing independent professional analysis on over £150m worth of property ...

Pioneering consumer drug company secures £3.2m

A business that is poised to transform the UK’s self-care market has secured a £3.2m investment in a funding round led by Praetura Ventures. Maxwellia, which ...

Aston Lark acquires DNA Insurance

Continuing its rapid pace of expansion, Aston Lark, the chartered insurance broker backed by Goldman Sachs, today announces the acquisition of DNA Insurance ...

MBT Affordability launches with Dynamo for

Mortgage Broker Tools (MBT) has launched a partnership with Dynamo for Intermediaries to provide its 3,000 members with easy access to MBT Affordability, ...

“Property owners should sit up and take stock

Edinburgh looks set to be a high-profile test case for new planning regulations designed to regulate short-term holiday lets in Scotland. The regulations, ...

The Mortgage Lender joins the MMA

The Mortgage Lender (TML) has become the latest lender to join the Mortgage Market Alliance (MMA). TML specialises in lending for real life circumstances, ...

The only way is up for new car registrations as

The UK new car market recorded its first ‘growth’ since August 2020, with 29,280 more units registered during March compared to the same month last year, ...

Pair of popular Stirlingshire pharmacies sold to

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of a pair of popular Stirlingshire pharmacies to separate first-time buyers. ...

Last chance to sign up for Growth Hub’s final

Manufacturers in Greater Manchester have one last chance to benefit from a popular programme to help increase their productivity and get on the path to. ...

453,461 people plan to sell their cars to save

New research (1) from Ebbon Intelligence, a new company that uses artificial intelligence to help clients manage their automotive fleets more effectively, ...

Childhood dream becomes reality for leisure

Carol Gerrard-Hughes has realised a childhood dream by investing £300,000 to improve the Forest View pub and caravan site in Oakmere, Northwich using a ...

Birmingham leads rental market revival as tenant

Research by estate and lettings agent, Barrows and Forrester, has revealed that the rental market across the UK’s major cities has started to pick up as we ...

Additional $900bn spent online at retailers

As Covid-19 kept consumers around the world at home, nearly everything from groceries to gardening supplies was purchased online. According to Mastercard’s ...

Two Northern Ireland housing deals for Assetz

Specialist lender Assetz Capital has successfully funded two residential refurbishment projects in Northern Ireland – the first loans the lender has delivered ...

A year into the pandemic it’s time to

Last March few would have anticipated how tough the following days, weeks and months would be for us all as coronavirus ravaged the economy, society and’ ...

The only way is up for Hope Capital

Hope Capital has experienced another exceptional month in business and achieved a new firm record, with a 196% increase in deals reaching completion in the 6 ...

Hilltop Credit Partners completes £11.2m loan

Funds advised by Hilltop Credit Partners, a specialist funding partner for SME residential developers, have completed an £11.2m loan to Ascena Developments ...

A blueprint for an electric revolution

The Road to Zero emissions took centre stage yesterday as SMMT unveiled a blueprint to deliver greater retail uptake of the latest electric vehicles, with new ...

Hope for Scotland as lender enters the Scottish

Hope Capital has announced it is launching its short-term finance proposition in Scotland. The specialist lender has launched a diverse range of products in ...

Christie & Co sold the most hotels across

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced its ranking as the most active agents in the hotel sector across Europe for 2020 based ...

MCI adds Newcastle Intermediaries to lender panel

Newcastle Intermediaries has joined MCI Club’s growing lender panel offering even more choice to the club’s members. As the intermediary arm of Newcastle ...

Low cost house builder constructs growth plans

Santander UK has provided MJ Gleeson with an additional £35m of funding to help the business meet its target of growing the business beyond its target of 2 ...

United Trust Bank and Aprao team up to promote

United Trust Bank (UTB) and proptech provider Aprao have announced a collaborative relationship to promote the benefits of digital solutions in the ...

Existing Pharmacist owns 100% company share with

Pharmacy finance specialist, Christie Finance, has recently supported Mrs Alison Hair, current pharmacist at Parkhead Health Centre Pharmacy, Glasgow, to ...

Low demand keeps prices down

Period Covered: 01 – 05 March 2021 Shop Prices fell by 2.4% in March, the same rate of decline as in February. This is below the 12- and 6-month average price ...

DF Capital helps increase Zero Motorcycles

DF Capital has worked with Zero Motorcycles for the past two years and in that time has helped the business grow its dealer base, increasing its visibility in ...

LendInvest appoints Blacks Solicitors to BTL

LendInvest, the UK’s leading platform for property finance, has appointed top 200 UK law firm Blacks Solicitors to its legal panel for its buy-to-let product. ...

Bridging lenders positive about economic outlook

The latest sentiment survey from the Association of Short Term Lenders (ASTL) shows that bridging lenders are positive about the outlook for their businesses, ...

Ponda’s Chemists Limited in Cheshire sold to

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of Ponda’s Chemists Limited in Cheshire to an established Manchester ...

UK commercial vehicle production down -45.4% in

UK commercial vehicle (CV) production declined -45.4% in February, with 4,308 units built, according to the latest figures released today by the Society of ...

Secret Potions Ltd buys Ridgways Chemist in-

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of Ridgway Chemist in Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, to Secret Potions Ltd. ...

February UK car production falls -14.0% as

UK car production fell -14.0% in February, with 105,008 units leaving factory gates, according to the latest figures released today by the Society of Motor ...

Memery Crystal joins the ASTL

London-based full-service law firm, Memery Crystal has become the latest professional organisation to join the Association of Short Term Lenders (ASTL) as an ...

Mortgage Broker Tools names top 5 buy-to-let

Mortgage Broker Tools (MBT) has named the top five buy-to-let lenders for affordability based on searches processed through the MBT Affordability platform in ...

Stores lose £27bn in sales over lockdowns

Responding to the latest ONS Retail Sales Index figures, which showed an 1.3% decrease in overall sales (non-seasonally adjusted retail sales excluding fuel: ...

Holiday Let mortgage applications soar

Sales of holiday homes near the coast have surged over the past six months with holiday let mortgages for properties in Wales almost doubling since September ...

Business buyers in pole position on Race to Zero

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has called for greater support for private retail uptake of electric vehicles, following new figures ...

Aspen integrated legal partner steps in to save

An Aspen Bridging integrated legal partner, Ola Leslie Solicitors stepped in at the eleventh hour to ensure a client completed their bridge in 10 days to save ...

Octane Capital partners with Twenty7Tec

#3rdGen lender, Octane Capital, today announced it has partnered with the mortgage platform provider, Twenty7Tec. With immediate effect, intermediaries will ...

Top 10: The retailers taking the digital space

In a new study by Kaizen, this latest report reveals which e-commerce brands are taking the lead with growing traffic and brand awareness due to their digital ...

Cartwrights Pharmacy in Essex sold to ambitious

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of Cartwrights Pharmacy in Essex. Cartwrights Pharmacy is a standard-hours, ...

Trading company and high rise buy-to-let now

Specialist lender Landbay has launched a range of buy-to-let products for trading limited companies purchasing or remortgaging standard properties, HMOs and ...

Scottish specialist care service provider

ThinCats, leading alternative lender to mid-sized businesses, has supported specialist care provider, The Jon Fleming Group Limited (JFG), with a seven-figure ...

Marble Arch Investment Group receive Covid-19

Marble Arch Investment Group, a company that owns and operates Pentwyn Care Nursing Home in Cardiff and through its sister company a residential home in ...

Octane Capital appointed to SimplyBiz Mortgages

#3rdgen lender, Octane Capital, today announced that it has been appointed to the panel of SimplyBiz Mortgages. With immediate effect, SimplyBiz Mortgages ...

Tens of thousands of retail jobs disappear in

Responding to the latest ONS jobs figures, which show 3.097m jobs in retail, down 67,000 year-on-year, Helen Dickinson, chief executive of the British Retail ...

F4B Network connects with OMS

One Mortgage System (OMS), the seamless single-input enquiry to completion processing platform for brokers, has been integrated across its proposition by the ...

Just Cashflow is introducing a new and enhanced

Just Cashflow is introducing a new and enhanced Portfolio Builder facility designed to enable professional property investors and developers to play to their ...

New £45m luxury development on WWII hospital

A property development company has laid the foundations for a luxury housing estate on the site of a former World War Two US military hospital. Churcham Homes ...

Octane Capital underlines its appetite for non

#3rdGen lender, Octane Capital, today announced the completion of a £420,000 loan that underlines its strong appetite for the growing sector that is non ...

Santander’s virtual careers fair helps

New research by Santander UK with small and medium sized business decision makers explores how the pandemic has shifted the shape of Britain’s workforce ...

Landbay and Allica Bank launch five-year

Landbay, one of the UK’s leading mortgage lenders, has launched a new five-year funding partnership worth £200m of originations per annum. Landbay, has ...

Performance funding package from ThinCats for

GVE London Ltd, premier supercar dealership, has been supported with £1.6m in working capital funding by leading alternative finance provider for mid-sized ...

Central London investment jumps in February as

Both the West End and City investment markets saw a jump in activity in February, as buyer confidence was bolstered by the progress in the UK’s vaccination ...

Majority of landlords are waiting for lockdown

The National Landlord Index published by Accommodation.co.uk, has uncovered that the majority (59.8%) of landlords are waiting for lockdown measures to ease ...

Ipswich law firm helps established primary care

Solicitors based in Ipswich have acted for a primary care developer in its acquisition by a leader in its field. Prettys supported the shareholders of Apollo ...

Major eco-homes development to take shape after

Pioneering property developer Citu has agreed a £4m land deal with specialist lender Together. Together has so far invested more than £25m into Citu’s ...

Coca-Cola Great Britain launches ‘Project Open’

Coca-Cola Great Britain will help its small, independent customers find the secret to business success under a new ‘Project Open’ accelerator programme ...

2020 was an extraordinary year for the Scottish

In the face of Brexit negotiations and the global pandemic, 2020 was an extraordinary year for the Scottish estate market:  it has entered a new era, where ...

Portman Dental Care acquires Plymouth

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of Plymouth Orthodontics Limited to expanding dental group, Portman Dental. ...

BTL Affordability spread more than double the

The spread between the average maximum and minimum loan available to buy-to-let mortgage applicants is more than double the spread in the residential market. ...

Pair of prime dental investments acquired in

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of a pair of freehold dental investments in Cumbria and Northumberland which ...

MCI Club designs innovative package for brokers

The MCI Club has launched an innovative payment and processing package for all existing and new members of the mortgage club. This package, which will be ...

Multi-million-pound investment deal will unlock

The once iconic but now derelict West Works site at the former MG Rover car plant in Longbridge, Birmingham is to finally be regenerated following a £6m ...

Pair of popular Cumbrian pharmacies sold to

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of two popular pharmacies in Maryport, Cumbria, to Healthcare Medical Limited. ...

Specialist lender Together completes £200m

Together, one of the UK’s leading specialist loan providers, has completed its first small balance commercial mortgage backed securitisation. The ...

UK manufacturers in cash scramble as profits

UK manufacturers are suffering a triple whammy of lower sales, sharply lower profits, and a painful cash squeeze, according to the new UK Manufacturing ...

All stakeholders crucial on the road to zero

This week the government published the responses to its consultation on the ending of sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans in 2030. While the ...

Caravan holidays boom as staycationers worry

New research from investment holding company MBH Corporation shows nearly one in 10 people (9%) plan to take a caravan holiday in the UK for the first time ...

MCI expands reach with secured loans referral deal

MCI Mortgage Club can now offer its members a secured loan referral service through a partnership with Fluent Money. This is MCI’s first foray into the second ...

Unlocking cross-border growth in a post-Brexit

Matt Jackson, Head of Partner Development, EMEA at PPRO Following a period of digital transformation which saw e-commerce accelerate forward 10 years in just ...

MBO support for East Anglian specialist care

ThinCats, leading alternative finance provider to mid-sized SMEs, has supported the MBO by founding shareholder of Specialist Education Services (Holdings) ...

£2.5m funding facility drives growth for haulage

Independent SME funder, Bibby Financial Services (BFS), has provided a £2.5m funding facility to Brit-Pol Limited, a haulage specialist with a decade of ...

February contract awards rise by 11% to £4.7bn

In February 2021, contract awards increased by 11% compared to January to £4.7bn, this remains below average levels, but underlying activity has increased as ...

Extension of rent protections “provides much

Responding to the extension of protections for commercial tenants until 30 June, Helen Dickinson, chief executive of the British Retail Consortium, said: ...

Libra Seafoods increases production capacity by

Founded in 2003 in Tyne and Wear, Libra Seafoods is a privately owned family business that sources, processes and distributes seafood products. Libra sources ...

Ten-day Aspen bridge rescues purchase of four

Aspen Bridging’s new head of sales, Ian Miler-Hawes has completed his first deal and in the process saved the applicants’ purchase of four apartments. The ...

ThinCats supports MBO of Hampshire based

Auckland Care Ltd, provider of strength-based bespoke care for individuals with learning difficulties, mental health needs and service users on the autistic ...

Leading Midlands multi award-winning civil

Midlands based advisers, Smith Cooper Corporate Finance and Flint Bishop Solicitors recently acted on a deal that sees Loughborough headquartered Pendragon ...

Return to growth but all eyes on April

Covering the four weeks 31 January – 27 February 2021 On a total basis, sales increased by 1.0% in February, against a growth of 0.1% in February 2020. This ...

Dental Market Review 2020/21 reports strong

Following its annual Business Outlook 2021 report published earlier in the year, specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has today released ...

Buy-to-let boom continues as new landlords look

New research from criteria search specialist Knowledge Bank shows interest from new investors in the buy-to-let market is growing. The analysis of brokers’ ...

Two in ten Brits in favour of a cashless society

 The argument for a cashless society has been around for a while, but the rapid rise of the coronavirus crisis has intensified the debate again amid concerns ...

OMS partners with Paradigm

One Mortgage System (OMS), the seamless single-input enquiry to completion processing platform for brokers, has partnered with leading mortgage and protection ...

Leumi UK signs eight-figure financing deal with

Leumi UK, the London-based subsidiary of Israel’s leading international bank, has closed an eight-figure facility with property developer Rushbond Group to ...

Hilltop Credit Partners to deploy up to £300m to

Hilltop Credit Partners (“Hilltop”), a UK-based specialist development funding partner, has secured investment from Metropolitan Real Estate (“Metropolitan”), ...

Online retail maintains strong start to the year

With the strict lockdown still in place, online retail sales held strong in February, rising by +69.5% Year-on-Year (YoY). That’s according to the latest IMRG ...

Paragon supports Warwickshire-based demolition

Paragon Bank continues to support UK SMEs, providing a funding package of £865,000 to Nuneaton-based demolition specialist, AR Demolition Ltd. AR Demolition ...

Downing LLP and Pollen Street Capital announce

Investment managers Downing LLP and Pollen Street Capital are pleased to announce a £24.3m co-funded deal, following the recently launched real estate funding ...

HTB Specialist Mortgages expands valuation panel

Hampshire Trust Bank (HTB) Specialist Mortgages has widened their valuation panel with the appointment of VAS Panel to give additional support to brokers ...

Acre Lane Capital joins The Association of Short

Acre Lane Capital has become the latest lender to join the Association of Short Term Lenders (ASTL). Acre Lane Capital offers development finance and bridging ...

More than 3,700 jobs created by fund to kick

Multi-million-pound funds to kick-start the regeneration of derelict urban land across the West Midlands have created more than 3,700 new jobs and nearly 1.7 ...

West One second charge – return of 85% LTV

A series of major enhancements has been made to West One’s second charge mortgage range including the return of 85% loan-to-value for prime borrowers. Maximum ...

United Trust Bank opens the door to its new

United Trust Bank (UTB) has launched its new broker ‘Zoom Room’; A virtual meeting place for mortgage and property finance brokers to stay connected with UTB ...

Inglenook Nursery School in prime Birmingham

Specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co, has announced the sale of Inglenook Nursery School in Birmingham. Funding for the sale was sourced ...