Stretch senior to 85% costs.
90% rolled up interest

Development loan to value up to 70% including interest

Development loans up to
£15 million from £1 million

Lending across the UK

Experts in Development Finance Lending

As a leading lender specialising in property development finance, our expertise encompasses a wide range of funding options, including residential and commercial development finance, bridging loans, and RLS funding supported by the British Business Bank. We take pride in fuelling the construction of numerous new property developments throughout the UK daily. With our company, you gain access to a committed team of specialists who are dedicated to kickstarting your property plans and bringing them to fruition. Count on us to provide the financial support and guidance you need to get your projects off the ground successfully.


Fund Your Next Development Project With BLG

Just some of the property
developments we have funded:

  • £2.4m for 4 detached houses in Filton
  • £8.2m for 41 new build units in Lincolnshire
  • £2.3m for a hotel conversion to 5 apartments & 2 houses in Farnham
  • £1.8m for 2 four-bedroom new-builds in Fareham
  • £2.5m for 15 refurbishment plus 3 new apartments in airspace in Epsom
  • £3.8m for 3 large waterfront detached houses in Weymouth      


What can we do for you today?

Find out how BLG can help you with your property development finance.

Specialists In Property Finance

As experts in property finance, we specialise in providing development loans as a principal lender. Our daily commitment involves funding the construction of numerous new homes across the UK. With BLG, you gain access to a team of dedicated experts who are ready to support your development plans from the ground up.

Our residential and commercial development property finance solutions range from £1 million to £15 million, offering competitive terms spanning 12 to 24 months. We possess the necessary expertise and appetite to lend to small to medium-sized regional developers, who often face challenges in securing assistance from traditional lenders, such as those found on the high street.

Here at BLG, we recognise that each developer or professional landlord possesses unique requirements, and we pride ourselves on catering to those individual needs. Our primary focus is constructing customised development loans that perfectly align with your specific project objectives. Since 2003, we have remained dedicated to dismantling the conventional restrictions imposed by high street lenders, allowing us to offer more flexible financing solutions tailored to your distinct circumstances.

At BLG, we take pride in our ability to make swift decisions and offer flexible terms, enabling you to move forward rapidly. We understand the industry, ensuring that even new small to medium developers can fully comprehend the financing options available to them. For larger development companies, we are equally prepared to assist, providing development loans to support your projects across the UK.

Choose BLG as your partner in property finance and let us help you turn your visions into reality.

Property Development Finance Lenders

When it comes to securing a loan for property development finance, you have a range of tailored solutions available. Our offerings include stretch senior, build to let, as well as both residential and commercial property financing. Additionally, we specialise in assisting with mezzanine property development loans.

By choosing our services at BLG, you gain access to first charge debt with high loan-to-value ratios. We can arrange property finance that allows you to undertake multiple schemes or enhance your cash flow to ensure project completion. Furthermore, we offer funding to help you overcome unforeseen obstacles that may arise during the development process. Our team of financial experts takes the time to thoroughly understand you and your property development project, ensuring that you receive the ideal loan tailored to your needs.

In addition to our property development financing options, we also help with bridging loans, which offer short-term funding to bridge gaps between property acquisitions or address immediate capital requirements. Moreover, we actively participate in the British Business Bank’s Recovery Loan Scheme (RLS) designed to support businesses in their recovery from unforeseen economic challenges. This scheme provides additional financing opportunities for property developers who require financial assistance during challenging times.

Our property finance services are designed to help you unlock the full potential of your projects through tailored loan solutions.


“We have used BLG for development finance for over 8 years. During that time we have found their knowledge and expertise in the property development industry to be second to none. Their loan process, pragmatic and flexible approach to lending and flexibility when required has supported our business needs throughout the period and provided us with support to deliver new homes in Bristol and the surrounding areas.”

“As property developers you never know the curve balls that you may get and a project that is great on paper may prove a bit more tricky.  This happened to us on a project that BLG have funded and throughout they have supported us.  Our business likes to be collaborative and when we hit those tough moments it really felt like we were working as a team with BLG.  If you have a decent project you can get it funded, but what you really need is a business that is there to support and advise you as well.  For us on this project it was BLG.”

“I approached BLG Development finance with an opportunity I had in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, to build 5 new build houses in 2021. My main contact was Anil Bains who is a Director covering Asset Management. Within very quick timescales, BLG provided me with indicative quotes in regards the finance levels they could offer me. Having considered those levels, I requested a valuation to be carried out which again was dealt with swiftly. We proceeded to completion. The build went very smoothly with monthly monitoring being carried out by BLG and monthly drawdown requests dealt with in a very timely manner. Due to a difficult time generally in the market in regards selling, I was in need of a six-month extension to the loan which again was appraised very quickly and granted. Having dealt with numerous funders over the last 20 years, I can only speak highly of my personal experience with BLG and would very confidently work with them again on any future projects. “

"From our side it has also been a pleasure working with BLG and the team there. We have found you easy to deal with, proactive in resolving any minor issues that have arisen through the project and shown great flexibility in working with us as a partner. We will certainly like to work with you on future partners."

“I really appreciate your hard work. We really like the way you communicate & I must say I haven't seen many people who are that approachable.”

“A very efficient processing team, dealing with the DD once deal credit approved, through to completion”

“Many thanks for your efforts on this one and getting it approved and sorted so swiftly, very much appreciated. I am sure I will be speaking to your over the coming months.”

“We had other funding options, but chose to use BLG again, as we work well with the team, who always provide very clear information and advice with a friendly approach throughout the funding process. Very efficient and always very helpful.”

“Many thanks Anil, it’s been a real pleasure working with BLG so far.  We’re lining up the next project too”

“We would recommend all staff we have dealt with at BLG, as we are very satisfied with the team and the initial offer/terms presented, then you and the funding team, through to the draw down team at valuation stage.”

“All documents are clear and the way you keep clients informed, all the way along the funding process, is refreshing for us”

“With regard to what should be improved at BLG, we work with many lenders in our business and we do not get the help and response we have had on the two projects with all at BLG on our funding for our developments.”

“We would particularly mention Dave Edwards and Tom Pitts as being central to having a smooth working relationship and being positive and helpful at all times. Their guidance in helping us navigate the project from inception to completion was invaluable. As was their patience, particularly at the beginning. We look forward to many future projects with the BLG team.”

“We would like to express our appreciation for your support on our development in Bristol. We were very pleased that, from the outset, you shared our vision of the project to convert a dated but classical building, that had outlived its usefulness as a school, into unique luxury apartments with views overlooking the city. We found our dealings practical and streamlined. Monthly payments were processed in an efficient and timely manner.”

“BLG are very good at communicating with clients and all documents are very clear and all at BLG are always happy to help.”

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