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BRIGHTSTAR GUIDE TO BRIDGING FINANCE
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending12th March 2019
The bridging market has experienced huge growth in recent years. Bridging lending grew by 15%…
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BUYING A PROPERTY AT AUCTION?
Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Short-term lending5th March 2019
Buying property at auction can prove lucrative for smart landlords and a number of lenders…
A GROWING NUMBER OF PROPERTY INVESTORS ARE REALISING THAT THEY CAN GENERATE BETTER RETURNS
Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Short-term lending28th January 2019
A growing number of property investors are realising that they can generate better returns by…
MAXIMISE YOUR CUSTOMER’S RENTAL YIELD WITH REFURBISHMENT BUY-TO-LET
Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Buy to Let mortgages / Short-term lending19th December 2018
The introduction of a raft of regulatory and tax changes over the last few years…
CONTINUED OPPORTUNITY FOR PROPERTY INVESTORS
Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Short-term lending24th August 2018
The extension of permitted development rights is providing continued opportunity for investors and lenders are…
PROPERTY REFURBISHMENT IS A GROWING OPPORTUNITY FOR BROKERS…
Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Blogs & articles / Short-term lending19th July 2018
WITH INCREASED DEMAND FROM CLIENTS, MORE PRODUCTS AND CHEAPER RATES THAN EVER BEFORE. The…
THE SHORT TERM LENDING ‘STATE OF THE NATION’
Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Short-term lending21st May 2018
In recent months we have seen a big increase in the number of enquiries for…
Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Short-term lending28th February 2018
We continue to witness further pricing competition within the sector; with some of our lenders…
THE SHORT TERM LENDING LANDSCAPE FOR 2018
Ezines - The latest news and views from Brightstar / Short-term lending19th December 2017
Liquidity within the short term lending market will continue but there will be further bumps…
SHORT TERM LENDING CASE STUDY OF THE YEAR
Auction purchase of a property with no planning permission, where the investor wanted to change…
SHORT TERM LENDING PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
This year, Interbay, part of One Savings Bank launched in to the short term lending…
THE IMPORTANCE OF SPECIALIST ADVICE
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending5th August 2017
A quick review of the last quarters bridging business that we have seen indicated a…
BACK TO BRIDGING BASICS
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending26th May 2017
ARE BRIDGING LOANS REGULATED? One of the most common questions we are asked by new…
2016 BRIDGING TRENDS REVEALED
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending1st February 2017
Bridging loan volume rose £50.1m (11.5%)…
WHY SOME BRIDGING UNDERWRITERS ARE ISSUING INCORRECT LOAN TERMS AND WHY THE EXIT ROUTE IS KEY
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending17th October 2016
According to a recent poll, 30% of respondents believed that bridging underwriters are issuing the…
BRIDGING FINANCE: MOMENTUM MUST BE MAINTAINED
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending14th September 2016
Since the UK’s recent decision to leave the EU, the stock markets have recovered, the…
BEST ADVICE: BRIDGING THE BREXIT GAP
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending18th July 2016
Despite the sense of growing uncertainty in the light of Britain’s shock Brexit vote, history…
BRIDGING THE GAP OF PRODUCT INNOVATION
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending23rd May 2016
Bridging finance has continued to evolve into a flexible and accessible finance solution which is…
BRIDGING FINANCE AND WHY IT WILL CONTINUE TO EXCEL IN POST-MCD WORLD
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending26th March 2016
Those that know me will realise I am NOT a huge football fan, but despite…
MORTGAGE CREDIT DIRECTIVE: WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR BRIDGING FINANCE?
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending22nd March 2016
With the MCD deadline just a few days away, there is still some confusion over…
MCD BRINGS USEFUL CLARIFICATION FOR SECTOR
So the Mortgage Credit Directive has finally arrived. As we approached this week’s deadline there…
NEW ENTRANTS WILL HAVE TO FIND A NICHE TO THRIVE IN 2016
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending13th January 2016
At the start of a new year, it seems fitting to look back at some…
NEW BRIDGING ENTRANTS COULD BE SLOWING DOWN COMPLETION TIMES
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending3rd December 2015
A bridging lender has told B&C that some newer entrants to the sector may require…
RATES MUST NOT DROP TOO LOW
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending20th October 2015
There has been a flurry of activity in the bridging sector recently as lenders in…
IT TAKES A SPECIAL TYPE OF LENDER TO DO DEVELOPMENT FINANCE
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending28th May 2015
There is more funding available for short term loans right now than there are deals…
WHAT NEXT FOR BRIDGING?
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending19th May 2015
Before the election, there was a real concern about the mansion tax if Labour got…
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending8th July 2014
This week, I'd like to focus on those products that do not strictly fit within…
NEVER UNDERESTIMATE THE UNDERDOG
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending26th June 2014
WHAT MAKES A GOOD BRIDGING LENDER?
Blogs & articles / Short-term lending10th June 2014
Is it the rates they offer? Linked to their own cost of funds or the…
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