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Scotland Property Investment Conference 2020

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Linkedin Scotland has been rightly identified as one of the property hotspots for the coming 12 months and so it was no surprise to see such a great turnout at this year’s event, with nearly a hundred professional landlords and new developers wanting the valuable insights on…

Capital raising and refinance for refurbishment

Managed by the team in the Edinburgh office of Signature Property Finance, a bridging loan of £898k was provided to experienced professional property investors and developers operating a newly incorporated business in Scotland. “With so many interested parties, we always knew getting this deal over the line would be a tough, slow process. But Alan…

Funding HMO conversion for experienced developer

Signature Property Finance provided a £525k bridging loan to facilitate the refinance of a pair of recently purchased freehold properties in Bradford and support completion of works to convert the terraced houses into a 32-bed HMO. “As a property developer all you want from a bridging lender, apart from good low rates and a fast…

Helping a property developer expand their portfolio

Signature Property Finance provided experienced property developers operating an SPV used to acquire and build out development, funding of £574k to uplift outstanding loan and raise the capital needed to complete remaining property works. “What you want from an alternative lender is for them to plug the gap created by the lack of desire to…

Enquiry to drawdown in 7 days

Signature Property finance contacted by broker to arrange £485k bridging loan to facilitate the purchase and conversion into residential use of commercial property in Usk. The highly experienced developer was let down at the last minute on a Saturday, by a high-street lender. “When a funder pulls out at the eleventh hour it can spell…

Understanding a developer’s vision and ambition

Signature Property finance approached by broker to arrange £460k bridging loan to facilitate the purchase and development of multiple properties in Crewe, by a new developer with only a few years’ experience of using short-term property finance. “I was impressed Signature were prepared to walk the site and get their hands dirty to understand my…

Crossing the bridge to Wales to bridge in Wales

Highlights Well-known experienced property developer Extensive portfolio and history of success Clear vision for the project with good exit strategy Funds made available within 2 weeks of initial enquiry “It was refreshing to not only find a bridging lender prepared to look beyond the bare facts and recognise my ambition for Lanelay Hall, but one…

Add floors to boost home ownership flat block owners urged

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Linkedin The owners of housing blocks are to be granted new rights to build additional storeys on their properties without planning permission, thanks to a new Government incentive announced by current Housing Secretary, Robert Jenrick. Designed to increase available housing in the UK and boost home ownership,…

Property finance events aim to make borrowing simpler

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Linkedin As memories of the election fade and optimism returns to the property market, new short-term property finance products will be needed that reflect how the world is changing for brokers, developers, landlords and investors. The latest data on the UK housing market from Nationwide revealed that…

Signature Private Finance announces MBO

Signature Private Finance has announced that CEO Tony Gilbertson and his senior management team, have successfully completed a £16.8m management buyout of the business, securing new investment from Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”), a leading independent private equity and infrastructure investment manager.

“I’ve the utmost respect for Signature. When I have the right deal, I speak to Tony and his team. There is nothing complicated about Signature, they just work hard to deliver the right products, with a fast, efficient service, based on what brokers, developers and investors need.”

Simon Harrison, Flexible Commercial Funding Ltd

5 Tips for heavy refurb

Relationship Manager Andy Neocleous shares some tips to
ensure your next heavy refurbishment project is successful.


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