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Why you should use a bridging finance broker

There are many bridging lenders who you can approach directly to arrange bridging finance, but there are significant advantages to using a bridging finance broker. Protection The best

Should you follow Tony Blair’s property investing strategy?

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair and his wife Cherie have a property portfolio of 38 homes. They are in the process of purchasing their first commercial office building. Many landlords faced with

When should I use closed bridging finance?

Closed bridging loans are short-term deals that have a fixed repayment date. There are a number of reasons for using them, and this article will

Landlords are buying cheaper buy-to-let properties

The latest Complex Buy to Let Index has revealed that the average buy-to-let property was purchased for £310,918 in the second quarter of 2017. This compares to an

Your bridging loan – the complete process

If you need to purchase property or to fund renovations, a bridging loan offers a quick and flexible solution. There are a number of stages that start with a loan enquiry and finish with the funds becoming available. Enquiry The first part of the bridging loan process is to call Ascot Mortgages to discuss your...

New UK standard for commercial property companies

The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is introducing new standards for professionals and companies involved in property, land and construction within the

Seven uses for bridging finance

Bridging loans are short-term flexible loans, and the reasons why you might need them are manifold. Here are seven of them:

Report challenges myths about private rented accommodation

The latest English Housing Survey, published on July 13th, 2017, has contradicted myths about the private rented residential property. The report looked at

Is the reason for ‘Generation Rent’ purely financial?

It has long been the ambition of many people to own their own home, but there are signs that many people are happy to continue to rent their accommodation, increasing potential opportunities for buy-to-let

Technology drives the office boom

Demand for office space is increasing, especially from technology companies. According to a