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The future of development finance

Source: www.bridgingloandirectory.co.uk
Date: January 2017

I’ve always maintained that ground-up development finance is a world away from bridging loans. Whilst we as development finance lenders are often grouped together and perceived as a similar type of finance...

Lenders understanding modular construction could help solve housing shortage

Source: www.specialistfinanceintroducer.co.uk
Date: January 2017

I’ve always maintained that ground-up development finance is a world away from bridging loans. Whilst we as development finance lenders are often grouped together and perceived as a similar type of finance...

Regentsmead hires BDM as market competition ramps up

Source: www.mortgagesolutions.co.uk
Date: January 2017

Regentsmead has expanded its sales team with the addition of a business development manager as competition hots up in the development finance sector Helen Searle previously worked for All Types...

Regentsmead adds BDM to growing team

Source: www.bridgingloandirectory.co.uk
Date: January 2017

Regentsmead have continued their expansion by adding a BDM to their growing team. Helen Searle will begin working with the award winning development lender from early January...

Regentsmead recruits ex-AToM manager

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: January 2017

Regentsmead has continued its expansion with the appointment of a new business development manager. Helen Searle joins the development finance specialist after four years with All Types...

Helen Searle joins Regentsmead

Source: www.mortgageintroducer.com
Date: January 2017

Helen Searle has joined Regentsmead as a business development manager. Searle, who has spent the last four years working with AToM as a senior commercial mortgage manager...

Regentsmead expands BDM team

Source: www.commercialreporter.co.uk
Date: January 2017

Regentsmead has expanded its BDM team with the appointment of Helen Searle, who will begin working with the development lender from early January to introduce new products...

Eight bridging lenders named in Spear’s 500

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: December 2016

Ashley Ilsen, head of lending at Regentsmead, said it was delighted to have been acknowledged after the team had worked so hard over the past year. "For us it’s key to not let...

Regentsmead promotes Sam Howard to COO

Source: www.mortgagesolutions.co.uk
Date: December 2016

Commercial finance lender Regentsmead has promoted director Sam Howard to chief operating officer. Howard joined the company following his MBA in 2011 and was made director in 2015...

Regentsmead funds £3.35m worth of deals in Croydon

Source: www.developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: December 2016

So far this year, specialist lender Regentsmead has funded £3.35m worth of property development in Croydon. The area is currently undergoing a major £5.25bn regeneration programme...

New development finance product range launched by Regentsmead

Source: www.propertyinvestortoday.co.uk
Date: September 2016

Regentsmead has launched a range of development finance products aimed at developers and investors taking on new build, conversion and refurbishment projects. The products, which offer a range...

Regentsmead launches fresh development finance product range

Source: www.mortgageintroducer.com
Date: September 2016

Regentsmead has launched a range of development finance products offering a range of term lengths and rates. The provider is offering a nine month product with a monthly interest rate of...

Regentsmead breaks company record

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: September 2016

The development finance lender revealed new business in August was up 50% compared to last year, beating all previous years since Regentsmead launched its development finance division in the early 90s....

Regentsmead links up with former All Blacks captain

Source: www.specialistfinanceintroducer.co.uk
Date: August 2016

Development finance provider Regentsmead is teaming up with former All Black and Cardiff Blues captain Xavier Rush to develop four grade II listed barns in South Wales....

Development finance is not without risks

Source: www.specialistfinanceintroducer.co.uk
Date: May 2016

One of the main issues is in the mind-set behind lending someone else’s money. I can refer back to the old adage that anyone can lend money, the skill is of course making sure you get it back....

Henry Stewart Property Conference programme revealed

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: May 2016

Property experts are set to descend on London this week for the Henry Stewart property finance conference. The conference will be chaired by James Bloom, Chief Executive of Regentsmead, with the event taking place on....

Regentsmead set for TV appearance

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: May 2016

Development finance lender Regentsmead has been invited to appear on Property TV to explain to viewers the merits ofchoosing development finance for a property project...

Regentsmead set for TV appearance

Source: www.developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: May 2016

Development finance lender Regentsmead has been invited to appear on Property TV to explain to viewers the merits ofchoosing development finance for a property project...

Londoners need to vote with caution

Source: www.specialistfinanceintroducer.co.uk
Date: May 2016

As we come to the end of Boris' tenure as Mayor of London, the capital is in very different shape to where we were when he stepped in in 2008...

Regentsmead chief to chair Henry Stewart conference

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: April 2016

James Bloom, Chief Executive of Regenstmead, has been invited to chair the upcoming Henry Stewart conference on property finance...

Game of Loans: When permitted development isn’t permitted

Source: www.developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: April 2016

In terms of providing much needed housing stock, I think it’s fair to say that permitted development (PD) has been a reasonable success...

Regentsmead reveals Easter competition winners

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: April 2016

Laura Payne of Crystal Specialist Finance and Martin Smedley of Denovo Financial Services will both be enjoying lunch at Gordon Ramsay’s Savoy Grill...

Developer Diary: Gaining funding for a complex Chelsea refurb

Source: www.developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: March 2016

Multi-award winning development lender Regentsmead has recently completed the funding of a substantial refurbishment...

Would Brexit be the wrong medicine for the housing market?

Source: www.aobp.org.uk
Date: March 2016

The only thing that seems certain about the upcoming in/out referendum is the amount of uncertainty on both sides...

Regentsmead completes deal within 2 weeks

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: February 2016

Regentsmead has helped a developer client get his project off the ground by arranging funds within two weeks of first meeting him...

3 bridging lenders named in top five of Spear's 500

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: January 2016

Three bridging lenders have been named in the top five of the property financing category in Spear's 500...

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Is alternative funding alternative?

Source: www.mortgageintroducer.com
Date: December 2015

Following a recent survey amongst their borrowers which hints at a new found buoyancy in the market, award winning provider of...

Regentsmead aids major barn conversion

Source: www.developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: November 2015

Development lender Regentsmead has helped fund the building costs of a barn conversion in Hampshire. The property was purchased for...

Regentsmead extends loan after footballer pulls out of purchase

Source: www.developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: November 2015

Regentsmead recently extended the loan term on a £1.15m project....

Regentsmead launch product for inexperienced developers

Source: nacfbnewsletter.co.uk
Date: October 2015

This week, the specialist development lender Regentsmead has announced the launch of a brand new product available....

Regentsmead on Midlands mission to get Britain building

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: September 2015

Regentsmead has demonstrated its commitment to get Britain building by showcasing its most recent projects in the Midlands....

Regentsmead launch product for inexperienced developers

Source: www.business-money.com
Date: September 2015

Specialist development lender Regentsmead have this week announced the launch of a brand new product available exclusively for inexperienced...

Regentsmead launches product for inexperienced developers

Source: www.commercialreporter.co.uk
Date: September 2015

Specialist development lender Regentsmead have this week announced the launch of a brand new product available exclusively for inexperienced...

Exclusive: Regentsmead launches product for inexperienced developers

Source: www.bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: September 2015

Development lender Regentsmead has announced the launch of a brand new product which is exclusively available for developers lacking...

Regentsmead launch product for inexperienced developers

Source: bridgingloandirectory.co.uk
Date: September 2015

Specialist development lender Regentsmead have this week announced the launch of a brand new product available exclusively for inexperienced...

DCLG and Regentsmead in development talks

Source: www.mortgageintroducer.com
Date: September 2015

The development finance provider and The Department for Communities and Local Government will also discuss access to finance for SMEs...

DCLG to consult Regentsmead on new planning legislation

Source: www.commercialreporter.co.uk
Date: September 2015

The Department for Communities and Local Government will meet with specialist development lender Regentsmead this week to discuss...

77% of developers have never experienced good service from a lender

Source: nacfbnewsletter.co.uk
Date: August 2015

According to latest research from Regentsmead, a leading lender of development finance, 77% of developers in the UK have concerns about...

Game of Loans: Let your client see the whites of your eyes

Source: developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: August 2015

In an increasingly digitalised world, most lenders would admit to being heavily reliant on technology in communicating with clients...

In the Spotlight with Ashley Ilsen, New Business Executive, Regentsmead

Source: commercialreporter.co.uk
Date: July 2015

We speak to Regentsmead's Ashley Ilsen about the future of commercial lending and getting the best in lender service...

Regentsmead increases London funding by 300%

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: July 2015

Specialist development lender Regentsmead has seen a dramatic upturn in demand for its development finance products inside the M25 and towards inner London suburbs...

77% of developers disappointed with lender service

Source: commercialreporter.co.uk
Date: June 2015

According to latest research from Regentsmead; a leading lender of development finance, 77% of developers in the UK have concerns...

Lenders fail to deliver good service say developers

Source: mortgagesolutions.co.uk
Date: June 2015

Some 77% of property developers say they have never experienced good service from a lender, research finds...

77% of developers have never experienced good service from a lender

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: June 2015

More than three quarters of developers in the UK have concerns about the levels of service experienced from their lenders, according to latest research from...

Developers flock to industry event

Source: developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: June 2015

Over 120 developers, introducers, accountants, architects and other property professionals attended specialist lender Regentsmead’s industry event last week.

Regentsmead gears up for development conference with Checkmate

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: June 2015

In a further bid to get Britain building, development lender Regentsmead will be holding a conference in conjunction with warranty provider Checkmate for property professionals.

Shattered relationships: Brokers speak out

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: May 2015

The relationships between brokers and lenders are crucial but there are certain problems which can make them tough to maintain...

Regentsmead funds developer’s first project

Source: developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: May 2015

Specialist development lender Regentsmead has completed the funding on three new build flats in Bristol…

Regentsmead triumphs with island completion

Source: developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: April 2015

Development finance lender Regentsmead recently completed funding on a new build on Rod Eyot Island, where the property could only be accessed by boat...

Regentsmead celebrates 20 years with client

Source: developmentfinancetoday.co.uk
Date: April 2015

Specialist development lender Regentsmead is celebrating dealing with one particular client for a staggering two decades...

Development lender announces new partnerships in bid to "Get Britain Building"

Source: nacfbnewsletter.co.uk
Date: April 2015

Award-winning development lender Regentsmead has made a string of announcements recently to show that it is tackling the issue of Britain’s housing shortage head on...

Regentsmead feature in recent Housebuilder magazine, which reports on the development finance market and lending conditions

Source: Housebuilder
Date: March 2015

The banks may not be flinging their doors open to housebuilders yet, but lending conditions have continued to improve for companies seeking finance...

What to look for from a development lender: tips from the inside

Source: FMB Master Builder
Date: March 2015

James Bloom Chief Executive of Regentsmead, a development lender and FMB Industry Partner, gives his thoughts on what to bear in mind when looking for a lender...

Regentsmead's Market survey cite legal issues as biggest speed obstacle

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: March 2015

A survey conducted by development finance provider Regentsmead has revealed that the majority of brokers surveyed pointed the blame at solicitors being biggest cause of slowing down a deal....

Regentsmead's event with Metro Bank sets the scene for an exciting new relationship

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: February 2015

Development lender Regentsmead partnered up with Metro Bank last week to host a sell-out networking event, which saw the bank’s CE Vernon Hill reveal that Metro may be listing on the LSE next year...

Regentsmead partners with UK’s largest building association

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk
Date: February 2015

Property development finance specialist Regentsmead has formed a partnership with the Federation of Master Builders. FMB is the largest trade association in the UK building industry...

Look to the long-term

Source: Professional housebuilder and property developer:
Date: February 2015

Ashley Ilsen, New Business Executive at Regentsmead Finance argues that when considering development finance, housebuilders should be cautious of taking a short term view.

Development finance specialist Regentsmead has agreed a partnership with the National Federation of Builders to help its members find finance.

Source: mortgageintroducer.com:
Date: January 2015

Development finance specialist Regentsmead has agreed a partnership with the...

Exclusive: Regentsmead joins forces with NFB

Source: propertyreporter.co.uk:
Date: January 2015

78% of developers interviewed in a recent poll conducted by Regentsmead...

Exclusive: Regentsmead joins forces with NFB

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: January 2015

Development lender Regentsmead has exclusively revealed to B&C that it has partnered...

Regentsmead and Metro Bank join forces

Source: nacfbnewsletter.co.uk:
Date: January 2015

Long standing NACFB patron Regentsmead recently held a joint business networking evening with revolutionary...

Regentsmead leads on speed

Source: developmentfinancetoday.co.uk:
Date: January 2015

Award-winning lender Regentsmead has completed two big deals on the back of its fast service...

Regentsmead assists two developers in one day

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: December 2014

B&C recently accompanied Development lender Regentsmead on two site visits. Regentsmead first took B&C...

Regentsmead and Metro Bank to explore new avenues

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: December 2014

Regentsmead recently teamed up with high street lender Metro Bank for their successful networking event...

Lender turns rock star into property star

Source: nacfbnewsletter.co.uk:
Date: November 2014

Regentsmead, a leading UK provider of residential development finance, has found its golden touch once again...

Regentsmead and Metro to co-host business networking event

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: November 2014

Regentsmead is set to co-host a business networking evening with high street lender Metro Bank next Tuesday in Edgware.

Lender turns rock star into property star

Source: aobp.org.uk:
Date: November 2014

A well-known rock star has acheived real estate success after gaining assistance from an industry lender.

Regentsmead revamps software

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: November 2014

In response to client demand, development lender Regentsmead has just revamped its website.

Regentsmead helps Judas Priest star rock the property world

Source: business-money.co.uk:
Date: October 2014

Regentsmead, the UK's leading provider of residential development finance.

Lender turns rock star into property star

Source: Development Finance Today:
Date: October 2014

Regentsmead has recently assisted a Judas Priest rock star win three major gongs.

Regentsmead helps Judas Priest star rock the property world

Source: bridgingloandirectory.co.uk:
Date: October 2014

Regentsmead, the UK's leading provider of residential development finance.

Regentsmead: You get what you pay for

Source: Development Finance Today:
Date: October 2014

Regentsmead: A Bloom-ing 27 years

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: July 2014

Stepping out of the financial box with Regentsmead

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: June 2014

Opinion: Knowledge is Power

Source: bridgingloandirectory.co.uk:
Date: May 2014

Brokers set for NACFB lender masterclass

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: April 2014

Industry lender funds Premiership footballer’s property

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: April 2014

Developers learn planning secrets at Regentsmead show

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: April 2014

Regentsmead gearing up for double fixture

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: March 2014

Development Finance - Beware of taking a short term view

Source: propertyreporter.co.uk:
Date: March 2014

Lender relaunches NACFB masterclass

Source: bridgingloandirectory.co.uk:
Date: March 2014

High priest of property and putts

Source: loansinsider:
Date: February 2014

A rock legend is set to be a big noise in the second homes market.

Regentsmead teams up with rock star and golf legend

Source: loansinsider:
Date: February 2014

The UK’s leading provider of property development finance has teamed up with rock legend Ken Downing and championship golfer Darren Clarke for a project involving the construction of cabin lodges on Ken’s stunning Asbury Estate in Bridgnorth, Shropshire.

Smash-hit seminar: The NACFB and Regentsmead team up once again

Source: nacfbnewsletter.co.uk:
Date: February 2014

Lender relaunches NACFB masterclass

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: February 2014

City Diary: high priest of golf gets a partner

Source: The Times:
Date: January 2014

On the face of it, Darren Clarke and KK Downing do not seem the most likely of business partners. Think again. The Northern Irish golfer has become the “global ambassador” for a golf and spa development on the rock legend’s Astbury Estate in Bridgnorth, Shropshire.

Golf legend joins Astbury as global ambassador for course

Source: Birmingham Post:
Date: January 2014

The UK’s leading provider of property development finance has teamed up with rock legend Ken Downing and championship golfer Darren Clarke for a project involving the construction of cabin lodges on Ken’s stunning Astbury estate in , Shropshire.

Regentsmead teams up with rock legend and championship golfer

Source: house-builder.co.uk:
Date: January 2014

Leading provider of property development finance, Regentsmead, has teamed up with Judas Priest rock legend Ken 'KK' Downing and championship golfer Darren Clarke for a project involving the construction of cabin lodges on Ken's stunning Astbury Estate in Bridgnorth, Shropshire.

Lender partners with Ryder Cup and rock legends

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: January 2014

A lender has become the funding partner of a rock star’s new golf development, which sees 2011 Open Champion Darren Clarke become its global ambassador.

Regentsmead rolls out 0.75% product

Source: bridgingandcommercial.co.uk:
Date: January 2014

Regentsmead Scores Hat Trick at the Bridging & Commercial awards

Source: introducertoday.co.uk:
Date: June 2013