Commercial watch: The news is there’s no news

For what now seems like an age the financial services sector, the various media outlets operating in our industry and so many lender communications themselves have been awash with news, updates, product criteria changes and new submission requirements for portfolio buy-to-let lending as a result of the PRA changes which I’m sure you all know […]

Opinion: Why increased due diligence is needed in development

More development projects than ever are being undertaken around the UK, thanks to a heady mixture of international capital attracted by Sterling weakness, structural supply issues, permitted development rights and a rapidly growing list of lenders ready and willing to lend. Residential is driving the lion’s share of this activity, taking up two thirds of […]

Paradigm add BuildLoan to mortgage club panel

Paradigm Mortgage Services has added construction finance provider BuildLoan to its mortgage club panel. As a result, Paradigm member firms have access to BuildLoan to source help and guidance, and to find the most suitable financial solutions for their homebuilding clients. BuildLoan provide exclusive products via its own lender panel and offer features including higher LTVs […]