Guide to bridging loans

Guide to bridging loans

Do you remember the heady days (and they weren’t that long ago) when a property would be sold within minutes of going on sale? In some cases, the buyer hadn’t even seen the property – they just knew it would be a good investment, or they simply knew they had to stake...
Bridge over less troubled water

Bridge over less troubled water

Bridging loans have reached an all-time high, accounting for £4bn (or 2 per cent) of the total mortgage lending market. A huge achievement given how prior to the financial crisis the sector was worth less than £1bn. The meteoric rise of the bridging loan began when,...