Author: avamore

13 Jun
One year on, the growth of magicplan

To celebrate London Tech week, Avamore is back looking at all things PropTech over the coming weeks. Last year, we learnt about magicplan, a handy tool which allows users to automatically measure, draw and publish an interactive floor plan, just by taking pictures via an...

01 May
The Kohab concept

Justin Shee is CEO & Founder of The Kohab, a co-living development business with a 21st century twist. He and his team have crafted a unique concept which promotes affordable living and also addresses issues of loneliness in elderly people. The Kohab is undoubtedly a game-changing model...

24 Apr
In conversation with LDNFinance

As part of our innovation in uncertain times series, we sat down with Anthony Rose, Director of LDNFinance to learn how the team's approach has changed and evolved to withstand the Brexit uncertainty. Take a look at what he had to say in our Q&A: How...

18 Apr
Controlling the build: Benefits of modular construction

It is well known that the property industry is relatively traditional in its approach to technology but slowly, it is beginning to play a greater role in the development process. From online site searching tools such as LandInsight to clever room scanners like magicplan which...

presenting your goals
15 Apr
Innovation in uncertain times, the lender approach

 The current scenario Brexit uncertainty consistently remains the overwhelming theme for the UK Property Market. With the announcement of yet another extension to the leave deadline, the conclusion (whatever it may be) which the market should have received on 29th March is still no clearer. The...

11 Apr
My first 6 weeks at Avamore

I joined Avamore in early March and I think it is safe to say that I ‘hit the ground running’ from the very first day. Within 4 weeks, I closed my first deal and being the newbie of the company very quickly became a distant...

land owner developer
25 Mar
The land owner, the developer and the potential shift in power

Headlines: Brexit uncertainty is driving down GDVs, pushing up build costs and causing developers to increase profit margins A combination of these factors contributes to softening land values Whilst land agents have reported some downwards pressure, not all owners are in situations where they need...

15 Mar
Combatting the social disconnect

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is becoming increasingly engrained in corporate culture. As profit generating organisations, we have a duty to help those in less fortunate positions to us. We interact with each other at work and speak to people in other businesses which can easily...

Underwriting ‘unwrapped’
06 Mar
Underwriting ‘unwrapped’

When a deal is presented to the credit team, it is important to share as much initial information as possible so that the lender can assess whether they are likely to move forwards and later delays can be avoided. Once the transaction is passed onto...

12 Feb
The pathway in planning

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMgUx3M5JlU It is no secret that planning is a complex subject. Developers can experience a number of delays, be faced with a lack of clarity and find that there is a great deal of inconsistency between one cycle to the next. It is difficult to say...