John Mould, former CEO of ESF Capital & ThinCats, joins CrowdProperty Board

Leading specialist property project peer-to-peer lender CrowdProperty (www.crowdproperty.com) is pleased to announce that John Mould, former CEO of ESF Capital & ThinCats, has joined the CrowdProperty board as Non-Executive Director.

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Economic and housing market impacts of past pandemics

At CrowdProperty, we deal in facts and thorough analysis. And where facts aren't available, we don't assert. We research, assess and risk manage.

In our readings to date, we found this article - from Svenja Gudell, Chief Economist a...

Update from CrowdProperty - 20th March 2020

In view of the escalating situation regarding COVID-19 in the UK, we wanted to make you aware of the provisions we have put in place at CrowdProperty to minimise impact on all fronts.

First of all, we are following official governme...

CrowdProperty double win at Midlands Business Awards 2020

CrowdProperty is delighted to have won the 'Midlands Innovation of the Year' and ‘Midlands Entrepreneur of the Year' categories at the 2020 Midlands Business Awards.

 

The Midlands Business Awards celebrates the finest busine...

Mike Bristow speaks at London Residential Development Conference

CrowdProperty CEO Mike Bristow is speaking today at the leading conference for the London Residential Development market.

Mike will cover how technology can revolutionise the way development is funded and the potential that proptech...

Meet CrowdProperty at MIPIM 2020

CEO Michael Bristow, Property Director Andrew Hall and Borrower Manager Tom Edmunds would be happy to meet you at the world's leading property market.

Please contact us on mipim@crowdproperty.com.to arrange a catch up and learn more...

Sustainable investment IFISAs could convince the critics

Our CEO Michael Bristow has spoken to What Investment Magazine about the sustainable investing opportunities within the property sector - What Investment, 21 February 2020: https://www.whatinvestment.co.uk/sustainable-investment-if-isas-2617351/...

P2P Millionaire: CrowdProperty Interview

Our CEO Mike Bristow has spoken to P2P Millionaire about how CrowdProperty's technology-led approach and deep asset class expertise in curating lending opportunities enables the platform to deliver a better deal for all.

The P2P Mil...

CrowdProperty contributes to inaugural Q. Magazine

CrowdProperty is pleased to have contributed to the inaugural issue of Qandor Club's Q.Magazine, which covers a wide range of property industry topics - read the latest issue here: https://lnkd.in/g6NxZNA

The New Era of Property Fin...

CrowdProperty approves just 2.7 per cent of deal flow

CrowdProperty has only approved 2.7 per cent of applications for property finance made to the peer-to-peer lending platform - Peer-2-Peer Finance News, 5 February 2020: https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/property/1230609/house-prices-uk-rightmov...

CEO Mike Bristow comments on latest Rightmove House Price Index data

Express, 20 January 2020: https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/property/1230609/house-prices-uk-rightmove-sale-index-news-latest

CrowdProperty CEO Mike Bristow has commented on Rightmove's latest House Price Index, with the data ind...

CrowdProperty featured in The Times Money Mentor

CrowdProperty has been featured in the latest Times Money Mentor article, covering property investing and "a different way to make money from bricks and mortar".

Read more about a lender's experience of investing with CrowdProperty ...

CrowdProperty a founding member of the Innovate Finance 36H Group launched today.

Innovate Finance today launches 36H Group following the implementation of enhanced FCA rules for lending platforms that accept retail investments – raising standards across the industry.

Innovate Finance (www.innovatefinance.com), t...

Introducing EverydayInvest by CrowdProperty

At CrowdProperty, we've worked hard to build a very strong pipeline for a big year in 2020 - with plenty of choice to diversify your portfolio.

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Property Road Industry Insights: CrowdProperty Interview

Our CEO Mike Bristow has been interviewed by Property Road, discussing how CrowdProperty is building the best property project lender in the market, efficiently and effectively delivering strong secured returns to investors, both retail and instit...

CrowdProperty chief forecasts 'big year' as political certainty gives developers confidence boost

Read the full interview on the Peer-to-Peer Finance News website.

CrowdProperty CEO Mike Bristow said the firm has “a very strong pipeline for a big year in 2020” and has predicted greater confidence among property developers due to a less ...

CrowdProperty announced as finalist in two categories at the FStech Awards 2020

CrowdProperty has been announced as a finalist in two categories at the FStech Awards 2020: Best Use of Technology in Customer Service and Most Disruptive Financial Sector Technology.

The awards celebrate technology excellence and i...

CrowdProperty wins Scale Up Business of the Year

CrowdProperty is delighted to have won Scale Up Business of the Year at the 2019 West Midlands Tech Awards. The business was also named as finalist for the FinTech Business of the Year category.

The awards recognise everything from ...

CrowdProperty passes £20,000,000 paid back

CrowdProperty passes £20,000,000 paid back, maintaining 100% capital and interest payback track record through over 5 years of lending

This news comes shortly after the announcement of passing the £50,000,000 lent landmark (now £55,000,000)...

Future of real estate finance

CEO Mike Bristow speaks to PlaceTech on how the supply of real estate investment and finance has changed in the past decade with the rise of peer-to-peer lending and other innovations in the market: https://placetech.net/analysis/future-of-real-es...

Mike Bristow named in P2P Power 50 list for the second year running

We're proud to announce that our CEO, Mike Bristow, has been named in the Peer2Peer Finance News P2P Power 50 list for the second year running.

The list highlights the exceptional achievements of the talented individuals spearheadin...

CrowdProperty announced as finalist at UK PropTech Association Awards

CrowdProperty is delighted to be among the finalists for the Most Innovative Business - PropTech category at the UK PropTech Association (UKPA) Awards 2019.

The awards recognise and showcase the talented individuals and deserving c...

Building the best property project lending business in the market

At CrowdProperty, we're building the best project lending business in the market - providing great rates of return and customer service to our lenders as well as being a lender of first resort to property professionals - through hard work, transpa...

Unlocking Property Knowledge: Property Finance by Property People

Our CEO and Co-Founder, Michael Bristow, has been interviewed by Dan Hulbert and Amy Rowlinson for the latest episode of their iTunes Top 10 series The Property Vault podcast. Michael covers how CrowdProperty is building the best lender in the mar...

Mike Bristow speaks to Financial Thing about CrowdProperty

Our CEO Michael Bristow participates in a three-part Q&A session with Laurence Samuels - covering CrowdProperty's investment products and loans, first charge security, transparency of data, asset class expertise and what differentiates CrowdProper...

CrowdProperty passes £50,000,000 lent

CrowdProperty passes £50,000,000 lent, funding the development of over £120,000,000 of property and 700 homes.    

We’re delighted to announce that CrowdProperty has surpassed £50,000,000 lent after funding our 121st loan today in a record ...

CrowdProperty shortlisted at Property Investors Awards 2019

CrowdProperty has been shortlisted in the Property Crowdfunding Platform of the Year category at the Property Investors Awards 2019.

The Property Investors Awards are recognised as one of the most prestigious awards in the property ...

CrowdProperty shortlisted in two categories for West Midlands Tech Awards 2019

CrowdProperty has been announced as a finalist for both the FinTech Business of the Year and Scale Up Business of the Year categories in the 2019 West Midlands Tech Awards.

The West Midlands Tech Awards celebrate the people, busines...

CrowdProperty launches Modern Methods of Construction and Joint Venture Finance products

CrowdProperty is the first property lender to offer dedicated finance products covering Modern Methods of Construction Finance and Development Joint Venture Finance, with the official launch of these two new ser...

Mike Bristow participated in LendIt Fintech Europe

On 23 September, our CEO Mike Bristow participated in LendIt Fintech Europe with great debate on “The Maturation of Digital Property Lending” about future of fintech its huge potential and the game-changing proposition we are building at. 

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CrowdProperty shortlist triple at Midlands Business Awards 2020

CrowdProperty has been shortlisted in three categories for the 2020 Midlands Business Awards - 'Midlands Innovation of the Year', ‘Midlands Service Provider of the Year £1m+’ and ‘Midlands Entrepreneur of the Year’. 

The Midlands Bu...

CrowdProperty has been shortlisted at the 2019 Birmingham Business Excellence Awards

CrowdProperty has been named as a finalist in two categories for the 2019 Birmingham Business Excellence Awards - ‘SME of the Year’ and ‘Sales & Marketing Award’. 

 

The Birmingham Business Excellence Awards aim to celebrate ...

CrowdProperty has been shortlisted for National LIS Awards

CrowdProperty has been named a finalist in the Best Alternative Property Investment Provider category in the 2019 National LIS Awards.

 

The National LIS Awards, organised by National Landlord Investment Show, celebrates the ...

We’ve joined Qandor

We’ve joined the impressive group of affiliates at Qandor, an exclusive community for property professionals to collaborate for personal development and business growth. Michael Bristow, CEO & Co-Founder of CrowdProperty and Qandor Membership Comm...

Mike Bristow will be speaking at LendIt Europe

Our CEO Michael Bristow will be speaking at LendIt Europe on the 26th / 27th September, discussing “The Maturation of Digital Property Lending”. The session looks at innovation in the lending sector, which CrowdProperty provides through a ...

CrowdProperty is now an Approved Member of Trusted Land

Delighted to become an Approved Member of Trusted Land, the UK's 1st dedicated platform where owners, developers, investors and agents meet qualified, capable professionals and buyers in an exclusive and transparent environment

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CrowdProperty Launches the Largest SME Property Professional Survey Ever Undertaken

CrowdProperty has launched the widest survey of small and medium sized property professionals ever undertaken in the UK market.

 

The UK has a housing supply crisis and whilst the Government identifies small and medium-sized ...

#FinanceFridays - The New Era of Property Project Finance - Tej Talks Podcast

We have already funded the development of over 650 homes worth over £110m, funding over £70m of value being added to UK housing stock and over £40m of spend in the UK economy, all focused on supporting SME property professionals in their increasin...

Next-level transparency

Platform transparency is a hot topic among investors and regulators at the moment. After a clutch of high-profile peer-to-peer platform collapses, due diligence has become an increasing priority for P2P lenders – but according to Mike Bristow, chi...

Clear as day

In its final rules for P2P lending platforms issued in June, the FCA called for greater disclosure from an industry which already prides itself on being much more open and transparent than the incumbent banks it seeks to challenge. The FCA wants t...

Can P2P lending boost housing delivery numbers?

Mike Bristow joined Bert Broadhead on the Building Our Future podcast to discuss P2P’s role in stimulating growth and innovation in the built environment and how the CrowdProperty model harnesses traditional & tech skills to deliver its service....

How to Finance Your Own Projects - Business of Architecture UK Podcast

Our CEO, Michael Bristow, was interviewed by Rion Willard on his brilliant Business of Architecture UK podcast discussing how CrowdProperty can help independent architects raise finance for their own development projects.

 

L...

Crowdfunding rescued my deal (YPN Magazine)

Using crowdfunding as a last resort came up trumps for HMO investor, David Granat. It was fast and simple and he'll definitely be using this type of funding again. Read on to find out all about it ...

This article was published in Y...

Crowdfunding - the facts

Crowdfunding is a straightforward, quick and easy way to fund property projects and with more companies emerging in this sector, this type of finance shouldn't be known as 'alternative' any longer. 

This article was published in You...

CrowdProperty has been named a finalist for two categories in the 2019 MoneyAge Awards

CrowdProperty has been named a finalist for two categories in the 2019 MoneyAge Awards - ‘Peer to Peer Loan Provider of the Year’ and ‘Specialist Investment Provider of the Year’. This shortly follows being named finalists in the 2019 Birmingham P...

CrowdProperty has been shortlisted at the 2019 Birmingham Post Business Awards 2019

CrowdProperty has been shortlisted at the 2019 Birmingham Post Business Awards 2019. This shortly follows being named a finalist in both the Growth Finance Awards 2019 and the UK Business Angels Association Awards 2019.

You can find out mor...

Mike Bristow joined Adam Goddard and Tom Webster on their excellent Property Investors Podcast

Mike Bristow joined Adam Goddard and Tom Webster on their excellent Property Investors Podcast to discuss how CrowdProperty is solving the major pains around raising finance for developers.

In this episode Tom & Adam are joined by ...

Mike Bristow joins Mike Baliman on the stalwart London Fintech Podcast

Our CEO Mike Bristow joins Mike Baliman on the stalwart London Fintech Podcast to discuss fintech, proptech, P2P and CrowdProperty. Mike started the LFP in 2014 with a mission to educate and entertain around fintech and since inception has had ove...

CROWDPROPERTY NAMED 'BEST P2P LENDER' CATEGORY FINALIST IN THE GROWTH FINANCE AWARDS 2019

CrowdProperty has been named a finalist in the Best P2P Business Lender category in the 2019 Growth Finance Awards. This shortly follows being named finalists in the UKBAA Investment Awards 2019 for Best Scale Up Team of the Year.

These awa...

Mike Bristow, talks on Anna Clare Harper’s The Return Podcast

Our CEO, Mike Bristow, talks at Anna Clare Harper’s The Return Podcast about how peer-to-peer lending resolves a very real problem for SME property professionals and how CrowdProperty’s expert-led processes offers best in-class service for all....

CrowdProperty shortlisted for prestigious UKBusiness Angels Investment Awards

We’re delighted to announce that we’re a finalist in the Scale-up Team of the Year category in the prestigious UK Business Angels Association Investment Awards.The UKBAA Investment Awards celebrate the high growth and success of the UK’s fastest g...

CrowdProperty team attend Mastermind Annual dinner

Photos from the Annual Mastermind dinner are now out.

Some of our team were there, enjoying a great social evening and discussing with property professionals how CrowdProperty can assist the growth their property business.

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The importance of first charge security - part 1

CrowdProperty’s expertly curated projects are always backed by first charge security, offering our lenders the highest security level on their investment.

Read the first of a two-part series on P2PFN featuring our CEO, Mike Bristow, explain...

Property Focused

CrowdProperty since inception has been property focused, continuously deepening our expertise and offer a seamless experience for all.Our CEO, Mike Bristow, shares his thoughts on the importance and benefit of focusing on a single area of expertis...

The changing role residential developers

Our CEO, Mike Bristow, shares his thoughts alongside other industry experts in this PlaceTech article on the evolution of residential development, the increasing UK housing shortage and the ever-changing needs of consumers. Issues that have been a...

Qandor Club Podcast speaks to Mike Bristow, CEO & Co-Founder of CrowdProperty

Listen to the CrowdProperty CEO, Mike Bristow, talking to Matthew Siddell interviewed for the Qandor Club podcast on the innovative Entale app (also available on the podcast app) talking about the growth and huge potential for CrowdProperty.

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Our CEO, Mike Bristow, talks on Ryan Carruthers’ Venture Property podcast

Our CEO, Mike Bristow, talks on Ryan Carruthers’ Venture Property podcast about how you can grow your property business faster working with CrowdProperty.

On this podcast Mike covers:

Why CrowdProperty was startedHis journey in prope...

CrowdProperty is shortlisted at Bridging & Commercial Awards 2019 for P2P Lender of the Year

We are excited to announce that CrowdProperty has been shortlisted in the prestigious Bridging & Commercial Awards 2019 for P2P Lender of the Year.

Find out about what we can do for you at CrowdProperty

See the Bridging & Commercial ...

CrowdProperty closes £1.1m funding round shortly after announcing £100m institutional funding line

The CrowdProperty equity raise round has closed a £1.1m. The campaign, hosted on Seedrs, smashed the £600,000 target, over-funding by 81% with £1,089,000 raised from 575 investors.

This news comes very shortly after we announced the backing...

CrowdProperty Launches Equity Crowdfunding Campaign on Seedrs

CrowdProperty today launched a new equity fundraise campaign to the public on the equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs.

This news comes very shortly after CrowdProperty announced the backing of a major financial institution to lend up to £10...

We're now stress free - CrowdProperty AutoInvest is now available

We’re delighted to introduce CrowdProperty AutoInvest, our newest and easiest way to invest.

CrowdProperty AutoInvest is a stress-free way to invest money across every high-quality, first charge secured project we launch on our plat...

CrowdProperty CEO talks to Your Success Podcast about scaling the business

Our CEO Mike Bristow in this @yoursuccesspodcast interview on how we're building a powerful, scalable tech business relentlessly focused on delivering a better deal for lenders and property professionals.⠀

Listen & Subscribe NOW:

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Introducing a £5,000 pledge limit for the first 15 minutes trial

Introducing a £5,000 pledge limit for the first 15 minutes of today's CrowdProperty project launch has generated overwhelmingly positive feedback.

175 lenders successfully pledged towards the £500,000 raise at a time when it has been diffic...

CrowdProperty is highly commended by Moneynet

In its ninth annual Personal Finance Awards Moneynet.co.uk 2019 highly commended CrowdProperty as "Best Innovative Finance ISA Provider"

"There has been healthy competition between the banks, building societies, insurers and credit card com...

England 'needs millions of homes to solve housing crisis'

The stark reality that millions more homes need to be built in this country. Housing charity Shelter said 1.2 million homes are needed for younger families who cannot afford to buy and "face a lifetime in expensive and in...

Appetite for alternative assets grows among HNW investors

Interesting article on how HNW investors are allocating significant proportions of their portfolios into 'alternative' assets such as peer-to-peer lending. The great thing about P2P is that it's available to all (not just HNWs) and returns can be ...

Peer-to-peer lending looks for fresh start as interest wanes

Interesting perspective on the opportunities for ‘specialist and tech-driven lenders in areas where mainstream banks struggle to meet demand’ and the imperative of asset class expertise - exactly the strategic and disruptive focus we're taking at ...

CrowdProperty shortslisted at West Midlands Tech Awards

Crowdproperty was shortlisted finalist in PropTech of the year category. West Midlands Tech Awards celebratesthe fastest growing industry in the West Midlands demonstrating outstanding innovation, creativity and talent and CrowdProperty’s vision i...

£25,000,000 lent to property professionals

CrowdProperty today surpassed £25,000,000 of funding for property projects. Having today fully funded the 56th project on the CrowdProperty platform, a total of £25,270,000 has now been raised.

This now means that CrowdProperty has now fund...

CrowdProperty now 'Brismo Verified' and Significantly Outperforms the UK P2P Returns Index

CrowdProperty has become the first property development/bridging peer-to-peer lender to become Brismo Verified (formerly Altfi Data Verified), independently validating CrowdProperty’s market-leading performance. We're proud to announce that CrowdP...

CrowdProperty joins Peer-to-Peer Finance Association (P2PFA)

We are very excited to announce that CrowdProperty has been accepted as the first property development peer-to-peer lending platform to join the Peer-to-Peer Finance Association (P2PFA).

With just eight other members including Funding Circl...

CrowdProperty is shortlisted at West Midlands Finance Awards for Business Innovation of the Year

We’re delighted to announce that we’re a shortlisted in the Business Inovation of the year category in West Midlands Tech Awards 2018.

We received an astounding number of applicants for each category, with an exceptionally high quality of t...

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