Celebrating International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day Comments provided by Kate Cowan, Chief Financial Officer at Hope Capital. I started my career in the world of finance in 2002, working for various organisations for a number of years before moving to Hope Capital in 2019 where I currently hold the position of Chief Financial Officer. First and foremost, despite […]

Why switching to another product with the same lender is a smart move 

Why switching to another product with the same lender is a smart move Article provided by Kate Cowan, Chief Financial Officer at Hope Capital for use in Bridging & Commercial. Countless lenders and various products can make it feel like quite the challenge for a broker who is looking to source the best bridging loan […]

Why a guaranteed option has never been so important to brokers and borrowers

Why a guaranteed option has never been so important to brokers and borrowers Uncertainty. A word we are all far too familiar with now. Over the past few years, uncertainty has been used on a regular basis, whether associated with Brexit, Covid-19, or during other periods. However, the uncertainty we are facing in the current […]

Bridging finance is more affordable than you think

Bridging finance is more affordable than you think In an article produced for FIBA Advantage magazine, we discusses the misconceptions of bridging finance and how it is fast becoming the first-choice solution for brokers and their clients’. Bridging finance is becoming the first-choice option for many property investors and developers. A bridging loan is a […]

Bridging the gap to enable a buy-to-let mortgage

Bridging the gap to enable a buy-to-let mortgage In an article produced for FIBA’s Advantage magazine, we discuss how a bridging loan can be an enabler for a long-term Buy-To-Let mortgage.   A bridging loan is a type of short-term finance, which enables a borrower to access cash extremely quickly. Given the short-term nature of […]

80% LTV for medium & heavy refurbishment projects now available at Hope Capital 

80% LTV for medium & heavy refurbishment projects now available at Hope Capital Specialist short-term lender, Hope Capital has announced it has rejuvenated its residential refurbishment offering by now providing up to 80% LTV to its brokers and borrowers.  This brand-new offer enables borrowers to now receive c15% more funding on their Day 1 borrowings, […]

Hope Capital drops rates on all deals over £1m

Hope Capital drops rates on all deals over £1m Hope Capital has today announced it has cut rates on all deals over £1m, enabling brokers and borrowers to hit the jackpot on their large loans. The specialist short-term lender’s announcement means all borrowers who take a loan out over £1m with Hope Capital, can make […]

Hope Capital slashes rates and expands offering in Scotland

Hope Capital slashes rates and expands offering in Scotland Hope Capital has today announced it has extended a number of its bridging finance products to enhance its competitive offering in Scotland. This includes increasing the maximum loan amount from £1m to £5m and significantly reducing rates by up to 26%. Hope Capital’s general rates available […]

Hope Capital launches Finish & Exit bridging loan product

Hope Capital launches Finish & Exit bridging loan product Specialist short-term lender, Hope Capital, has launched a brand-new product, which enables borrowers to complete their residential development. The Finish & Exit bridging loan product provides up to 75% LTV, with rates starting from just 0.70% per month and is suitable for projects where the development […]

Hope Capital launches new development exit finance product

Hope Capital launches new development exit finance product Specialist short-term lender, Hope Capital, has launched a brand-new product for residential development exit, offering up to 80% LTV. This development exit finance product enables borrowers who are in a position where their completed residential development is prepared for sale, to switch to a short-term, lower-cost funding […]