Property Development Finance
Channel Finance provides a full suite of property development finance for developers and investors appropriate to the times.
Channel Finance sources and structures finance from an extensive domestic and international network of asset finance specialists, investment funds and family offices; ranging from asset-backed to unsecured.
Channel Finance has extensive experience across property projects including residential and commercial developments, land and distressed assets.
Channel Finance employs a partnership approach that aims to add value by helping companies to unlock value from new opportunities and to focus on growth and diversification.
Channel Finance provides first mortgage facilities, which generally fall into two categories;
- Land Loans: Assist with the acquisition of land or as bridging finance to enable borrowers to prepare land for development
- Construction Loans: Assist with the construction and development of properties
Channel Finance provides mezzanine funding for development and investment assets. Mezzanine loans are short-to-medium term in nature, with clearly defined returns and exit strategies.
Channel Finance provides preferred equity finance for a diverse range of complex assets. These are generally short term in nature, with a clearly defined return and exit strategy.
Channel Finance may partner with clients by contributing equity into a property development transaction. Channel Finance works with trusted partners on high quality projects where there is an alignment of interests and careful attention to risks and rewards.
Channel Finance has a proven track record in providing innovative financing solutions in response to client needs. Key examples of structured financing solutions executed include provision of bank guarantees and underwriting risk via renounceable sales contracts or debt acquisition. For selected developers, solutions include funding for the sequential development of a portfolio of projects.
FIRB Settlement Loans
Channel Finance provides finance solutions to aid the smooth settlement of property development transactions which may have been influenced by recent changes to the foreign investment market.