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Development Finance

Rest assured, you’ve found the perfect destination. With our extensive panel of development finance lenders and an array of competitive and adaptable financing solutions, we’re certain we can craft a financial package precisely tailored to your requirements.

Our support spans a spectrum of funding needs, encompassing everything from pre-planning and bridge financing to residential and commercial development funding and even marketing period loans.

Our expertise and diverse lender product range selection are designed to assist your project from initiation to completion. Moreover, our experienced mortgage advisers are committed to collaborating with you and providing unwavering support at every step of your journey.


  • Up to 70% gross development value
  • Up to 70% of land acquisition value
  • Up to 100% of build costs
  • Up to 80% of loan to cost (land acquisition cost + build cost + professional fees)
  • Terms 3 to 24 months
  • Staged payments
  • Interest can be rolled up or retained
  • Finance available for residential and commercial development
  • Finance available for conversions and refurbishments
  • Lending in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland

Here are some examples of cases we have been able to assist with:

  • Facilities to assist with the acquisition programme as a developer expands its delivery of quality new homes.
  • Facility to fund a development in London, which has provided 228 apartments.
  • Facility to assist with the acquisition and development of 96 residential apartments and associated car parking spaces.

We are able to assist experienced developers with the best possible terms and help arrange the ‘exit’ from the development funding. We can also help less experienced developers and developers looking for 100% funding using JVs (Joint Ventures).

If you are Directly Authorised or an Appointed Representative of a Network other than our own you can access all of our packaged products including any exclusives or semi exclusives and receive 100% of the commission as displayed here. If you would like to access any other product for your client or want Connect to take the compliance responsibility, we can assist you on a referral basis.

What next?
Give us a brief outline of your enquiry  and we’ll promptly respond with how our expertise can assist you, or call us on 01708 676 123.

Connect’s Appointed Representatives have access to +170 lenders and a large array of support services and tools dedicated to the needs of the specialist adviser. More.

If you are a Directly Authorised Adviser or obtain your permission to trade through another Network, you can still tap into Connect’s specialist knowledge, lender relationships and exclusive products by using us to package your client’s applications for you. More.​

If you do not have the required permissions, expertise or time, you can instead use Connect’s referral service. We will take the responsibility of giving the client advice on the most appropriate solution for their needs while keeping you informed of the progress. More.​