Tiverton Castle

Angus and Alison Gordon, a local couple who own and live in Tiverton Castle, came to Bricks when they wanted to upgrade and enlarge their student let portfolio. They said: “We are custodians of a fine medieval castle originally constructed in 1106 by order of Henry I....

Idyllic Forest Holiday Development

When the man behind an idyllic forest holiday development was struggling to borrow to finance his plan, assistance from Bricks Finance proved to be a real game-changer. Alex King, a local geologist with a background in mining, is unequivocal when he assesses the...

Bricks, The Solution to Their Big Idea

Dave Haines and David Chard were experts in building other people’s properties. Their building company has a long-established track record of delivering excellent projects for other people. But when the pair wanted to develop for themselves it was an existing link...

Orchard Court, Somerset

Jon Evennett, a housebuilder for the past 16 years in the South West, describes his initial contact with Bricks Finance to discuss lending for his latest project – an exclusive development of four and five-bedroom homes in Somerset – as being like a breath...

Gould Homes Building New Homes for Exeter

Seeking to build a development of 46 flats on the site of a former care home on a complicated site in a busy corner of Exeter sounds like the kind of project it might be hard to raise finance for in the traditional manner. Which is exactly why Matt Gould of Gould...

Rose & Crown Pub, Longburton, Dorset

It’s a dream for many people to own their local pub, but it’s not a simple process to buy a freehold. However, thanks to the assistance of Bricks Finance, one lovely spot in an idyllic Dorset village is popular and thriving. The number of village pub closures has been...