Portman Finance


Who are Portman Finance and what do they do?

We are Portman Finance Ltd, a privately funded, secured lender since 2005.

We specialise in the more challenging opportunities that require a common sense approach rather than a culture that relies on a computer based, formulaic style.

Do Portman Finance offer bridging loans?

Portman Finance offer bridging loans but have tended to specialise in all types of development, from ground up, part completed developments, heavy and light refurbishments. We are also happy to consider first time developers.

What do Portman Finance’s interest rates look like on bridging finance?

When the costs are taken as a whole ie including drawdown fees, management fees etc, we feel we are competitive.

What do I need to get a bridging loan with Portman Finance?

We undertake credit checks and are looking for, either, a clean history or a plausible reason for any negative issues.

How do I apply and how easy is the process? 

The process couldn’t be simpler, either call us on 020 8209 3822 or e mail us at [email protected].

From that initial contact we will decide quickly if it’s one for us and provide a brief terms, which if acceptable, will convert into Heads of Terms which will lead on to a meeting with the borrower at the subject property.

How long does the application process take and when do I get the money? 

The borrower should have a credit backed offer within a few days of us meeting the borrower .

What is the Bridging Loan Directory?

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Our content resources section is packed full of guides so you can learn more about everything from interest rates to refurbishment finance.