News from The Enra Group

  • David tells us how his day typically unfolds

    July 16, 2013

    Wake up to the daily chirp of the birds. A squint at the ceiling and I see the time from my projection clock. It’s 4:09am. Not too bad as they often start as early as 3:30am during the summertime. Try…

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  • Sun shines on the West One Broker Golf Day

    July 11, 2013

    Summer finally showed her face right on cue for West One’s ann ual broker golf day at Brocket Hall last month. Over the last three years, the tournament has been a fiercely competitive contest fought over by brokers from all…

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  • Stephen: A day in the life.

    July 8, 2013

    06:30 Wake up and go to the gym, while my wife Gabby takes our dog Jake for a walk. I like to fit in a workout before I start the day, because you never know what plans may arise that…

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  • Duncan on Presentations: product passion is the key.

    June 27, 2013

    One of my roles at West One is Head of Sales. As well as building on existing strategic partnerships, this includes discovering new business relationships, outside of the usual introducer panel. This week I was invited to pitch our services…

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  • West One Loans Kicks off Dominic Matteo Soccer Academy

    June 17, 2013

    Academy to  receive start-up loan for 12 month term 100 secondary-school  aged children to receive coaching in first month West One Loans has arranged a short-term secured loan to support the development of the Dominic Matteo Football Academy, a small business…

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  • Wikipedia creates entry for the West One Bridging Index

    May 27, 2013

    West One’s pioneering industry monitor, the West One Bridging Index now has its own entry in Wikipedia, establishing it as the bridging industry’s official Index. The West One Bridging Index is a free bi-monthly monitor of the bridging marketplace and…

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  • Business lending slump defied by bridging finance

    May 20, 2013

    Short term business loans provided by bridging lenders have signficantly outpaced mainstream commercial finance in the last twelve months according to the latest West One Loans broker sentiment survey. The poll, taken from data collected from over 350 mortgage brokers…

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  • West One broker survey reveals borrowers do not understand bridging.

    May 15, 2013

      West One’s latest broker survey reveals many borrowers are still unsure as to how bridging can help them get short term funding. Shortage of funds is a huge problem in the UK. Funding problems in the construction industry have…

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  • West One in the news again

    April 22, 2013

    A busy week in the  press for West One Loans with some good coverage around our broker sentiment survey results. In particular, the news that buy to let investors are increasingly using alternative forms of financing; some 36% of the brokers taking part…

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  • Are you going to the Property Investor Show?

    April 15, 2013

    Come and meet the West One Loans team in person on stand 308 at the Property Investor Show at Excel London.  19th -20th April. You might have a project to talk about, or then again just want to catch up. Either way, we’d love…

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