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Property Finance and Lending

Obtaining finance for development is a key issue. How banks view the risk in development finance is often misunderstood.
Thu 29 Mar 2018
08:30 AM - 12:30 PM
10 Barrack Street, Level 10, Sydney, NSW, 2000
4 hours formal CPD
$282 + GST


The session looks at development finance risk processes and profiles banks look at — what is acceptable risk? If these questions are answered and understood, development projects will be financed and developed more successfully.

Course content

  • Development loans and investment loans — future versus known
  • Volatility and uncertainty – income, value and development costs
  • Property finance ratios – LVR, LDCR and IC
  • Loan-to-Valuation ratio & Loan-to-development Cost Ratio
  • Interest Cover
  • Repayment and servicing — cashflow is king
  • Information required by a lender
  • Finance costs — interest, fees and charges
  • Covenants, loan security and relationships


Graham Buchan MRICS, Peregryne Consulting

Graham is an expert in property valuation, finance and risk and was previously Head of Property Risk at Westpac Bank.


  • RICS professionals $282 + GST
  • Non-RICS professionals $354 + GST
  • Visa

  • Mastercard

$282 + GST
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