New rules relating to Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) came into effect in England on 1 October 2018 without much fanfare and under the radar of many landlords. As a result of the new rules properties that did not require licencing previously may...
Gaining access to finance, whether it is for commercial property investment, acquisition, expansion, development or property portfolio diversification is often crucial. There are a number of finance options available – and, through our network of trusted property advisors, we can help our clients gain the advice needed to secure the most appropriate finance option. These options may include:
- Loan facilities secured on a property
- Mezzanine finance (hybrid or debt and equity finance)
- Inter – group charges
- Perfection of security (the additional steps to enforce the security against third parties such as a liquidator).
- Advice on loan applications
- Joint ventures
At Stephensons, our team of expert commercial law solicitors has experience of all aspects of commercial property funding and have acted for both borrowers and lenders.
Our team have represented high street banks and lenders, providing funding for residential and commercial development - whether this is for a singular property, a portfolio of distinct and separate properties or full estate development. We have assisted numerous developers including residential, commercial and housing association borrowers, and our solicitors have expert knowledge in all stages of the property development process.
Additionally, we have the commercial sector specific expertise to assist housing associations, registered social landlords, health, pharmaceutical groups, quasi government bodies and educational bodies in their fund raising for development projects. We understand the regulatory compliance required and always ensure our client’s need is met in this regard.
Our solicitors are all able to offer conveying opportunities to our clients from our wide network of professional contacts. For advice on any aspect of commercial property finance, call our expert legal team on 0203 816 9303 or complete our online enquiry form.