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Zorin Finance CEO and Founder Luke Townsend will be speaking at the Commercial Developers Conference to discuss the topic "Developments From a Funders Perspective". This event is organised by EquaGroup and will be taking place at Mercedes-Bank World on...
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Trade agreements, divorce bills and Irish Border border issues aside, perhaps the most existential question of the Brexit era is what does it mean to be British? Specifically in relation to what being British means in the context of being European. Even...
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You and I may think it curious that the position of rubbish bins has the power to thwart the development of 1,400 new homes and a care home capable of caring for 66 members of the post-war generation. You and I may also find it strange that the location...
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Theresa May’s announcement that the government will commit £2bn to build new social housing is unlikely, in my opinion, to achieve three things. 1.Convince prospective Corbyn voters that the Conservatives care about the poor. 2.Convince Conservative vo...
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The North is changing; the economy is being transformed by new industries, including a new Sky technology hub in Leeds and BBC media city in Salford, a re-emergence of manufacturing, and new opportunities. With this comes a greater demand for high quality,...
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Zorin Finance will be on the PropTech panel for LendIt - Europe’s largest International Lending & Fintech event. LendIt Europe is Europe’s largest global Fintech and lending conference and is returning to London for the fourth year on 9th and 10th O...
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Zorin Finance has hired Benoit Vanpoperinghe as chief operating officer and Richard Gosden as associate director in the credit risk team. Vanpoperinghe has more than 19 years of experience in commercial real estate finance, securitisation and capital ma...
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There has been a lot of buzz about blockchain recently. According to various alleged proptech experts, blockchain technology will enable planning applications to be swiftly and cheaply submitted, approved and filed automatically. Others have proposed th...
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Zorin Finance, the alternative property lending specialist, has just completed its largest loan since its launch in 2011, lending £36m to developer Sheen Lane Developments. The proposed development comprises the conversion of an existing office building...
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Zorin Finance has completed a loan of £36m to Sheen Lane Developments, its largest loan since it was founded in 2011. Click below to read more about the 203 unit office to resi conversion; http://www.propertyweek.com/finance/zorin-completes-its-large...
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Zorin Finance are delighted to be attending the Annual RESI Conference at Celtic Manor from 13th-15th September, 2017. This is the eleventh year of the annual conference which attracts over 1,000 senior delegates for two days of lively learning, debatin...
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Instead of asking why house prices aren’t still growing exponentially, we should be asking how they ever grew so high in the first place. Arguably the most discussed driver of house prices as of late is the uncertainty brought on by Brexit and the ‘Brel...
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In 1960 the top 10 housebuilders accounted for only 9 per cent of all new housing production, with the rest being supplied by a Dad’s Army of small builders, and the state. However, today the majority of new housing is provided by just eight developers...
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In an opinion piece for City AM, Zorin Finance Founder & CEO, Luke Townsend, highlights how SME house-builders have faced significant challenges over the past decade due to planning and financial reform, which has had a detrimental impact on the supply...
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Alok Sharma has been urged to use the Housing White Paper to understand how and where the mechanisms for housing supply failed, in a bid to address concerns within the property market. The comments come after a recent poll conducted by Development Finan...
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