Financial comment

Expert opinion about financing in the property sector.

Banks and lending

Bank of England

Non-bank lenders scramble to renegotiate loan terms


Alternative lenders are being flexible on terms to help landlords that are struggling due to coronavirus

Fund Management

FCA HQ entrance

Institutional funds split on whether to suspend trading


Some funds have suspended but others have taken a different approach in reaction to the coronavirus crisis

Property Companies

Investment generic

Directors snap up propco shares during first three weeks of March


Property company directors bought around £3.4m of shares in their companies during the first three weeks in March, taking advantage of sharp share price falls.