Pain Points

Catch Up by the Coffee Machine – Chris Treadwell

Chris Treadwell first joined the Avamore team in 2018 as a Transaction and Underwriting Associate. After gaining a deep understanding of the credit analysis side of the business, Chris moved on to be the first Relationship Manager and now also works alongside Andreas Yianni to......

Avamore Reflects, 4 Years On

Avamore was co-founded by Michael and Zuhair in 2015 and they were quickly joined by both Amit and Nikolay; since then, the business has been on an upward trajectory. Last month, Avamore celebrated its 4th birthday  and the team have been thinking about some of......

Boyer Planning

What is the most popular reason for a planning application being declined? What can a borrower do to try and avoid this?  There is no single most common reason for refusal; circumstances and issues vary from one site to the next, depending on local political......

Catch Up by the Coffee Machine – Dyan Letts

Dyan Letts is the latest addition to the Avamore Capital Underwriting Team and has been working alongside Amit Majithia and Philip Gould for the past three weeks. Roshini, from the Avamore Marketing team, conducted an interview with Dyan over a cup of coffee to get......

A valuers perspective

Simon Mills, Director, Kempton Carr Croft   What factors should developers consider in order to set their expectations within realistic parameters in the current market?   There are a variety of factors that developers should consider in order to set their expectations within realistic parameters in the current......

Developer difficulties

Richard Potts, Director, Chartfield Homes   Before making the move to be full focused on development, what were some of the greatest Brexit driven challenges you thought you would face? How have you gone about mitigating these?    Having worked as a developer for many years, (albeit......

Securing sites, what’s the challenge?

David Marsh, Managing Director, Landsource   What is the greatest challenge for developers seeking good quality land? How does this compare across different geographies in the UK?    The greatest challenge for developers is the shortage of the right sites in the right locations. Since the SDLT......