Case Studies

At Key Commercial Finance we pride ourselves on having the expertise to help a wide range of businesses and property professionals secure finance for their many types of projects.

Providing trusted advice for over ten years has put us at the forefront of specialist finance enabling us to help customers get the funding they need at the most competitive rates and on the best terms.

Whether finance is required for new build schemes, acquiring unmortgageable property, renovating buy to lets and HMOs or changing the use of a building, our knowledgeable team can help deliver finance for business cash flow, commercial developments or residential investment premises by sourcing funding from the whole of the market. Get in touch to see how Key can get your project moving forward.

Here are just a few examples of how clients were able to move forward with Key Commercial Finance:

Key have recently helped a client with bridging finance of £1.2m on a complex deal.We were first introduced to the clients in 2017 at a time when the relationship with their lender was deteriorating. Their property portfolio comprised a mix of commercial, HMO, residential BTL and development assets that at the time had an estimated value of c.£3.7m. With evidently
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Our client established her own architectural practice about 18 months ago. Initially operating from home, the business enjoyed strong growth, and an office was needed to accommodate new staff. Rundown former retail premises were purchased that were ideal to convert into a new town centre office. The property also had space that could be let to several other small businesses.
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We were recently able to help our client, a first-time developer, who found a property on an online auction. The property, near Halifax, was partly completed and needed some renovation works to be finished as the initial developer pulled out of the project. The property is ideal for investment, having three bedrooms and sitting in a generous plot of land,
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Barn Conversion Project

September 3, 2018
Our client required funding to purchase a barn in York to be converted into a two bed single storey dwelling. The agreed purchase price was £175,000. This was the first project for the new company and the client had no prior development experience. However, it was a family business, and they were keen to build up their own track record
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We were delighted to achieve 100% funding to finance our client’s first refurbishment – a redundant pub next to a supermarket which they were converting it to a retail unit. We obtained a valuation at a level substantially higher than the purchase price and we were able to satisfy the lender that the reason for the discount to valuation was
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We helped a fabrication business find an alternative Factoring facility due to the current lender wanting to exit the facility. Due to poor administration processes invoices were becoming disallowed for funding. However, we found a new lender who worked closely with the client prior to the facility going live and helped ensure the admin issues were addressed. They then provided
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Key sourced and arranged a £15m loan for new build apartment scheme in South East of England. As there was a good profit in the scheme and loan to GDV was good 50%, the lender accepted a minimal contribution from the client – in this case only 10% towards total costs including the land acquisition.  Competitive rates were achieved with
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A client had acquired an old office property to develop into two self-contained flats. They purchased the property with their own funds for £95,000 and they needed £70,000 for the conversion, which was valued at £300,000.  They were declined by their own bank and other lenders. However, using our in-house finance company YPFL, we were provided the funding plus an
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Our client, an accountant needed £50,000 to enable him to purchase a block of fees from another practice. We arranged a £50k unsecured loan over 5 years at very competitive rates. The process was completed in 7 days, from the initial conversation with the client, to the funds being in his bank account.
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  Our client had a self-storage unit valued at £350k in the North West. He had an existing loan with a high street bank and was looking to re-finance to raise £190k capital. This was a new business with a charge to an Invoice Finance provider. The Director was also attached to a previous liquidated company. As the business hadn’t
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