With the release of West One's latest Bridging Index, there has been a rush of headlines detailing its top level findings.
PropertyWire leads with 'Buy to let demand fuels surge in UK bridging loans' with the news that West One's Index shows Bridging has surged to an unprecedented growth level of £911M in 2011.
Mortgage Solutions leads with our story stating 'Gross bridging lending increases 110% in 2011' once again chronicling the dramatic growth of Bridging in 2011. Click here for the full story.
Even FT Adviser chips in with a headline that reads 'Gross lending in bridging ‘on track’ to hit £1bn' and following on with 'New data from the West One Bridging Index show that famine of first-time buyers is driving buy-to-let investors to bridging market'.