Insights & News

This area provides insight into our specialist property finance markets to help you grow your business.

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A third of developers are unaware of Biodiversity Net Gain regulations

Ahead of new Biodiversity Net Gains regulations set to come into force this month, research from Shawbrook has revealed that a third of developers (31%) are unaware of the regulations.
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Professional landlords remain bullish despite property market fears

Despite a high inflationary environment, which has seen interest rate hikes impact buyer confidence, the UK’s portfolio landlords remain largely undeterred in expanding their property portfolios, research from Shawbrook finds.
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Innovative funding package to support development and operation of three care homes

LNT Care Developments, a distinguished leader in the field of care home development and operation, has secured funding from Shawbrook Bank to drive the construction of three 66-bed care homes.
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Pub Proximity and Puppy Day Care: Developers list the most in-demand features in new developments

Homeworking continues to drive development decisions according to developers as hybrid working remains popular amongst businesses and employees alike, finds new research from Shawbrook.
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Artificial intelligence (AI) tops list of tech investment priorities among property developers

As developers across the UK search for ways to minimise the impact of rising costs, optimise their profits and driving new development opportunities, an increasing numbers are turning to new technologies to future-proof their business.
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Property developers navigate rising costs

Property development is undergoing a significant transformation, as rising costs compel developers to rethink their strategies, according to new research from Shawbrook.
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Residential landlords eye opportunities to shift into commercial property

One-in-five landlords (19%) are considering diversifying into commercial property, according to recent research from Shawbrook.
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Bespoke funding for Essex housing developments

3A Projects Ltd, a property development company operated by three business partners, has received bespoke financial support from Shawbrook for a number of housing developments in the Essex region.
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Complex scheme progresses to phase two with flexible funding approach

Woodgate Developments Ltd progresses to phase two of development scheme with reliable funding from Shawbrook. This complex, phased scheme was no problem for Shawbrook as a result of their flexible approach to funding with a bespoke finance solution.
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Energy crisis driving efficiency improvements in rental sector

The rising cost of living is driving a shift towards energy efficiency improvements in the UK’s private rented sector, according to the latest industry-leading research from Shawbrook.
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Our research shows 3/4 of landlords are supporting tenants with the rising cost-of-living

Three quarters (75%) of residential landlords have taken steps to support tenants during the current cost-of-living crisis, according to new research from Shawbrook.

Shawbrook to adopt digital re-mortgaging with PEXA

Australian FinTech PEXA have announced that Shawbrook is one of the first UK lenders that will be onboarded to adopt digital re-mortgaging on their revolutionary platform.