Financial comment

Expert opinion about financing in the property sector.

Banks and lending

Generic lending

LondonMetric completes on £780m of debt refinancings


REIT agrees two lending streams and a private debt placement to increase debt maturity by four years

Fund Management


Axa forward funds Bristol development


Axa IM Alts has agreed a £20.6m forward funding agreement, on behalf of clients, to develop a pre-let, high tech manufacturing facility at Central Approach, Bristol.

Property Companies

Bovis Homes Easbourne 636

Vistry benefits from pent-up demand from homebuyers


Housebuilding giant Vistry has revealed first-half profits will be “well ahead” of expectations as pent-up demand from the Covid-19 lockdowns is set to boost sales.