SFI Awards

Bridging Lender of the Year
Finalist 2018

The SFI awards recognise, reward and celebrate the best and brightest of the UK specialist finance sector.

 

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Property funding solutions for when speed and reliability are essential

As a Regulated Principal Lender, we take a pragmatic and entrepreneurial approach to providing bespoke funding solutions to suit you and your circumstances.

Fast Property Purchase & Release of Capital

With a willing client and legal team, we are typically able to draw down funds in 10 days, but faster in certain circumstances.

Property Refurbishment & Conversion

We have years of expertise in providing funding for projects from £25k to £2m throughout the UK.

Property Development Finance

Whether you are constructing several homes for profit, or self-building a house for your family we can make it happen.

Funding for Professional's Clients

An increasing number of Professional Advisors are turning to BFS as a way of managing short-term liquidity issues for clients.

Auction Funding

We are the long-standing, preferred finance partners of some of the UK’s leading Auction Houses,  funding property purchases at auction across the whole of the UK.

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Fast Property Purchase
and Release of Capital

With a willing client and legal team we are typically able to draw down funds in 10 days, but faster in certain circumstances.

fast release of capital

Property Refurbishment
and Conversion Finance

From refurbishing a single house, to converting an office building to apartments, to a large house converted to a HMO, to a barn conversion, we have years of expertise in providing funding for projects from £25k to £2m throughout the UK 

fast funding for property refurbishment

Property Development Finance

We provide fast and flexible funding for all types of property development projects up to £2m. Whether you are constructing several homes for profit, or self-building a house for your family we can make it happen.

finance for property development

Funding for Professional's Clients

Whilst traditionally, short term funding has been associated with property transactions, an increasing number of Professional Advisors are turning to BFS as a way of managing other short-term solvency issues for clients. 

Bridging Finance Solutions funding for professional's clients

Auction Funding

We are the long-standing, preferred finance partners of some of the UK’s leading Auction Houses, funding property purchases at auction across the whole of the UK.

bridging finance solutions provide auction funding

FAQs

 

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Make it Happen with BFS

Bridging Finance Solutions Group is a premier independent finance house, providing fast bridging loans and development finance to individuals, investors, property developers, professional advisors and intermediaries. We are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Our head office is based in Wirral and we work with clients across England and Wales.

As principal lenders, each case that we deal with is assessed on its own merits with a pragmatic and entrepreneurial approach. We offer our clients flexibility and the speed of a personal service. We are an owner managed business and a large percentage of our business comes from returning clients.

Bridging Finance Solutions Group is dedicated to the highest standards of courtesy. We treat all customers fairly, offering every client our individual attention. As a responsible lender, we are members of the ASTL (Association of Short Term Lenders) and patrons of the NACFB (National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers).


Since 2006, we have funded personal and commercial borrowers from all over the UK, providing fast bridging loans and development finance to many hundreds of projects throughout the UK.

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6 reasons why BFS are different

Personal

Personal Service is not an old fashioned concept at BFS - it is the very basis of the customer experience our team delivers.

Expertise

Our Team has over 200 combined years of Property and Lending Experience enabling us to make decisions quickly and consider circumstances other lenders can’t.

Flexible

We don’t have ‘Lending Products’ – every case is individually assessed and priced on its own merits, by real people with common sense.

Proven

We bring years of experience, and with hundreds of satisfied clients and long standing relationships, our track record speaks for itself.

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Unique

We use technology to make things simpler, quicker and easier and we employ friendly, clever people to do everything else.

Tailored

We are 100% privately funded by our own shareholders to provide flexible solutions and with Bespoke Lending – It’s all about you …and you’re protected, we’re regulated.

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BFS believe that personal service is vital

"As a renovator of property for many years, I have found a company to fund my projects by cutting through Lenders red-tape requirements.  BFS believe that personal service is vital and not an old fashioned notion"

MRB, York

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BFS believe in excellent personal service

"Excellent personal service. Dealing direct with the decision makers enabled us to receive an offer within 24hrs and completion of our purchase within 7 working days.  This saved over 15% of the property value due to the speed of completion"

APD, Wirral

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BFS showed a full understanding of the auction process

"BFS showed a full understanding of the auction process, providing us with pre-agreed facilities prior to the auction and completing on time on our refurbishment process"

IM, Liverpool

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BFS had the most competitive fees we could find in the market

"A Mortgage Broker introduced us to Bridging Finance Solutions in order to acquire additional investment properties. We were delighted with the product and service offered along with the most competitive fees we could find in the market”

SLF, Llandudno

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BFS do what it says on the tin

"Fast, uncomplicated funding – you do what it says on the tin"

WM, Manchester

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BFS solved our short term cash flow problems at a stroke

"The ability to use  funds for any purpose and availability within 7 days, plus your prompt attention to our case, has solved our short term cash flow problems at a stroke"

BI, Leicester

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BFS proved to be the most competitive by far

"Having dealt with many bridging finance companies before, your company proved to be the most competitive by far. I was most surprised by the difference in costs"

JR, Cumbria

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BFS gave us 100% development funding

"BFS assisted with funding up to 100% of our development costs and allowed us to build 4 townhouses. The release of funds was quick and uncomplicated. Excellent communication was the key between BFS and our lawyers. Job well done."

Mr Davies, Anglesey

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BFS were sensitive and efficient at a difficult time

"Our solicitors recommended BFS following a family bereavement.  Funds were provided by BFS to avoid high penalties imposed by the revenue. Delighted how they dealt with us sensitively and efficiently at what was a difficult time."

Mrs Harding, Harrowgate

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BFS made our pension pot work for us

"We wanted to use our retirement pot and make it work for us. BFS assisted us with an investment purchase which now provides a good income. Looking for the next one now and we won't need as much ‘hand holding’ this time."

Derek and Betty Hale, Cumbria

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BFS helped us to complete with days to spare

Thank you BFS and all your team. We purchased at auction and completed in the relevant timescale with days to spare! Your patience is a virtue – we’ll be back.   

Jim and Shirley Webb, Merseyside

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