Age isn’t always a barrier at BFS

BFS has supported a 79-year-old client with their forever home development, providing a £150,000 bridging loan.   The Yorkshire-based client is developing and building a 3000 sq ft detached home on the grounds of her former home, sold last year. Working in partnership with her son, who is also managing the project, the build is […]

Five Tips for Funding Property Development

Securing the right funding for your project is one of the most important steps in any property development. For many developers, whatever your level of experience, this crucial step can be a real challenge in certain situations.  We’ve compiled some top tips for property developers to help you secure that all-important funding when the time […]

BFS build momentum North of the border

The ongoing expansion of Bridging Finance Solutions (BFS) continues as the specialist lender makes its mark on the Scottish market.   The FCA regulated firm is seeing strong uptake of its bridging loans across Scotland.    Lee Gilmore of BFS commented: “There are very few regulated lenders in Scotland. At BFS, we manually underwrite all […]

Needed funds in ten days !

BFS prides itself on its expertise and ability to complete projects within the most challenging of timeframes, as was the case with this latest deal.   BFS’s Adam Wolstenholme was contacted by a new broker client with an urgent loan application that required a completion within 10 days.  The application was reviewed within 30 minutes […]

BFS say yes to expat lending

BFS has completed an overseas short term financing deal, supporting an ex-pat client in reaching his Dubai property goals.   The client, an expat living in Dubai, approached BFS to provide a regulated bridging facility secured against a UK rental property. The  bridging loan would be used to raise the deposit for a new residential […]

Hammer time

BFS has once again supported a client in securing and developing an investment property purchased at auction. The client had identified a three-bed bungalow in Greater Manchester to be sold via online auction. With a ceiling at which the client was prepared to reach, they approached BFS in advance to discuss the proposition. Having agreed […]

Self-builders create the perfect Hideaway

A self-build couple have secured a significant development loan from BFS, enabling them to build their dream home named, ‘The Hideaway’. The first time self-builders had already purchased the land, securing approval for a large four-bed detached property, with spacious gardens and extensive landscaping.  Upon completion, the couples parents will move in with them and […]

Dreams come true from chain break heartache

A couple have managed to secure their dream home, a converted barn in Barlow, Selby, securing a bridging loan with BFS, following a heart-breaking chain collapse. The customer was part of a typical chain and had an offer accepted on their forever home when the chain broke on their property sale. Time was of the […]

Development funding sets seeds for new homes

BFS has provided development funding for two high spec homes in Thingwall, Wirral, under a £400,000 loan agreement. The client had acquired the empty site using their own monies and required further funding to support the build costs. An affluent area within Wirral, demand for detached properties is high and these two high spec four-bed […]

Raft of new appointments at BFS

Bridging Finance Solutions has made four new appointments this last quarter as the firms ongoing growth and expansion gathers pace. Experienced QS, Tom Dodds, joins the underwriting team along with Emma Hales as Underwriting Administrator, whilst the accounts department welcomed two new personnel,  Clare Murphy and Wioletta Breen as Finance administrator and Trainee Finance administrator […]