LATEST FROM THE NACFB

  • The North West is a booming bridging market

    September 19, 2018

    Roma Finance, the bridging and development finance lender, has seen a significant increase in its lending in the North West in the first half of 2018. For all of England and Wales, H1 lending volumes for Roma also show an increase of 80% compared to the same period in 2017, with a growing proportion of…

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  • Are your landlord clients ready for the extended HMO licensing?

    September 18, 2018

    In 2006, the mandatory houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) licensing for England and Wales came into force. With shared housing growing since then, the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has seen fit to extend the ‘scope’ of mandatory HMO licensing, which will be enforced from 1st October 2018. WHO WILL BE AFFECTED? Any…

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  • There from start to finish

    September 18, 2018

    While there are several development lenders in the market to choose from, most tend to specialise in one or two areas. This can often mean that clients must refinance their schemes with different lenders as they move through the various stages of a development and beyond. For example, acquisition, planning assembly, development, sales period and/or…

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  • It’s all in the detail

    September 18, 2018

    In development finance, speed is a conscious challenge, but due to the number of facets within a proposal, cutting corners can cause delays and a loss of business. Andy Reid, sales director of Oblix, explains how to package to impress. A broker who finds the time upfront to drill down into the granular detail of…

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  • Deal or no deal?

    September 18, 2018

    With six months to go until the UK’s formal EU exit, the economy remains in a state of flux. While economic growth has picked up following a frosty start to the year, there’s no hiding the fact that things feel pretty fragile. As a ‘no-deal’ scenario becomes increasingly possible, some are excited by this prospect….

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  • Commercial loans to £500,000 without LTV restriction

    September 18, 2018

    The term ‘secured loan’ has several defining characteristics. Typically, it describes a low LTV product, a property charge, a long processing time combined with high legal and valuation costs. It can work out expensive for your clients and is almost always a lengthy, time-consuming process for everyone involved. At Merchant Money, we have a straightforward…

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  • Join us at the Commercial Finance Conference in November

    August 16, 2018

    Following on from your feedback, I am keen to continue to relay and communicate more clearly all the things we are doing on your behalf to ‘make your boat go faster’. So, here again, I’m using this platform to outline some of the key items that the team and I have been working hard on…

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