Category: Bridging Finance

Why you need a bridging finance broker

Although bridging finance has increased in popularity, many borrowers still lack knowledge about how bridging loans can benefit them. This is why it is important to use a

Some lesser-known uses for bridging loans

There was a time when bridging loans were only used to complete house purchases quickly. Although fast house purchases are still the main reason for using bridging loans, there

Can you repay a bridging loan early?

A bridging loan is a flexible short-term loan, and because it’s flexible, most bridging loans do not charge exit fees if you repay early. A bridging loan charges interest for

How quickly can I get a bridging loan?

Bridging loans are flexible short-term loans that can be used for a number of purposes. One advantage they have over many other forms of loans is that they can be arranged

Can self-employed get bridging loans?

Bridging loans are short-term flexible loans that can be arranged quickly. If you are self-employed, it is possible to get a bridging loan. After all, around 15% of all workers are

Can you get a bridging loan with bad credit?

Loans almost always involve a credit check, but you might be surprised to find that even if you have a poor credit rating, it doesn’t necessarily mean you can’t get a bridging loan. This

Specialist lenders cater to the agricultural sector

Farmers often need access to loans, and a specialist lender can meet their needs. A lender with knowledge of

Expert gives verdict on why bridging lending has increased

The bridging finance expert, Mark Stephen, interviewed on the website Financial Reporter in September 2017, explained why he thinks that there has been a large increase in the number of bridging loans. Since 2011, there has

How to break the housing chain

One of the most stressful parts of buying a house is when you are stuck in a buying chain. You are reliant on selling your home for the funds to purchase your new home, but the person buying your home could be in

Bridging loans help landlords who face difficulty raising finance

Many landlords are using bridging loans to raise short-term finance because they have been turned down for other loans, says a article from September 2017. The Bank of England has