Matt is full of enthusiasm for the role Bricks played in supporting his project: “I wouldn’t have said it was a risk because I knew we had something to be proud of here, but obviously sometimes it’s hard to persuade the banks of the same. “That’s where Bricks were brilliant. They are developers themselves so they get how it works. Once they had looked at the project here and realised what I was planning they were completely supportive. They take an interest and ownership in what you do – not in a heavy-handed way – but once they back a project they are there for you as support as well as a lender. It’s been great and I couldn’t be happier about how it has all worked out.”
Now Matt, who has been developing homes in the region for 20 years, says he wouldn’t hesitate to return to Bricks with future projects which need finance. And, what’s more, he would like to be an investor too. “Definitely,” he reveals. “The whole thing works so well I can see myself wanting to invest in Bricks and its plans as well as being a borrower again when the project is right.“
This has to be the future for this type of lending. It was so easy to arrange and we didn’t get bogged down in paperwork or meetings. When the guys from Bricks say they are going to back you they do, and it has been a real pleasure partnering with them on this project.”
For more information on the Phoenix Court development.
Game, Set, Match!
Developer Adrian Holloway spotted an ace development opportunity when his local tennis club relocated. When Woodley Tennis Club merged with another local club Adrian spotted…
Clear Skies Ahead
The challenge was to renovate a part finished house, that had been empty for 12 years, and find a funder who would understand. The first…
Grade II Listed Buildings Conversion
Converting Grade II listed buildings to the rear of a former pub being converted by another developer may appear risky at first but scratch the…
Experience, standing by you
Founded in 2014 with over 90 years of combined property, finance and legal expertise, the Bricks Finance team help local people to access finance easily and quickly by offering bespoke lending using their own funds as well as those from investors.
founder and investor
founder and investor
founder and investor
What our customers say
Thank you for partnering with us on this project. It's been great to have had a knowledgeable funder who understood the project and allowed us to get on with doing what we do."
John & Sam, Property Development
I wanted a reasonable fixed rate of return with low risk. I like the way my money is combined with money from the other investors, the founders and their families to diversify the risk and to make loans in the South West."
Mrs B, Lyme Regis
It has been fantastic working with you all and we’ve appreciated your advice, support and efficiency throughout."
Vicki and Peter, Property Development
I invested because I trust the people behind Bricks and they are able to give me a much better rate of return than my bank. I like their business model and the way they focus on providing support for local businesses in the region which they know and understand.”
Mr R, Senior Partner with a Global Law Firm
I invested in Bricks over four years ago and have increased my investment several times since. The fixed rate of return is far better than anything available with the high street banks and I like to see where my money is being invested."
Mr A, Exeter
I love the fact that my money is being used constructively on projects throughout the South West and that I can see the tangible benefits that Bricks offers to both borrowers and investors."
We became investors in 2019 and invested more this year because we get a far better rate of interest and regular interest payments.”
Jeff and Karen, Exeter
Congratulations for the help you are giving to West Country businesses and your good stewardship of the investment funds.”
Peter and Gillian, Devon
The final part of my land assembly purchase has now completed. You made the whole financing aspect so easy from start to finish. Thank you all so much."
Ady, Loan For Land
I'm so happy and want to thank you with all my heart - you have enabled me to buy the property of my dreams!"
Chloe, Property Loan
We cannot thank you enough for helping get this over the line and the life-changing opportunities that are now on the horizon"
Jill, Property Finance
Thank you again so much for being completely brilliant. Thank goodness there are people like you, Clive, Will, Jerry and Lyn out there."
Tracey, Home Finance
Personally, I found the service from Bricks 11/10 in every aspect, and I would highly recommend."
Oli, Property Developer
Thank you so much for everything you have done to help us secure this purchase. We are finally looking forward to a good night's sleep now!"
Stuart and Emma, Dream Home Purchase
This would not have been possible without your support and faith in us to deliver the project. Bricks Finance took the time to understand it. It has made an amazing difference to our lives."
Nick, Solar Energy Park
This is our second deal and again we have achieved the first drawdown within 6 weeks from start to finish which is impressive!"
Richard, Finance Broker
Being able to purchase the site would not have been possible without the backing of Bricks."
Darren, Land Purchase
Bricks have given me the support I needed to do this. I couldn’t be happier to see it going up before my very eyes."
Russ, Beach House Development
When the guys from Bricks say they are going to back you they do, and it has been a real pleasure partnering with them on this project."
Matt, Property Development
I was really pleased with how quickly I had access to finance. I would recommend them to anyone looking to raise finance."
Jon, Property Development