Created 8th November 2019

A North East finance arm is celebrating a successful milestone since its restructure and the recruitment of its head of commercial finance.

Bradley Hall Chartered Surveyors and Estate Agents commercial finance department welcomed Leigh Taylor to bolster its operations. The firm has since completed over £14m worth of lending in the North East, which has been used to support the region’s SMEs and independent businesses in funding training, real estate investment, and in improving the hospitality sector. Thanks to its recent success the department is undergoing a recruitment drive to significantly grow the team.

Leigh said: “The success of the commercial finance arm has exceeded our expectations. We’ve worked on some great cases which have resulted in businesses being able to move forward with their expansion plans, ultimately strengthening their operations and creating employment opportunities for the North East.

“This impressive period of growth means we’re now looking to grow the team and recruit some of the best talent in the region to join Bradley Hall’s commercial finance team. We’re looking forward to growing our case load and continuing to offer more clients a high-quality service.

“As one of the UK's fastest growing independent financial consultancies, we are able to provide bespoke finance solutions to businesses of all types and sizes through an unrivalled selection of lenders. At the heart of everything we do is impeccable customer service. We know how important it is for businesses to gain finance quickly and with minimal fuss. Throughout every case a dedicated commercial manager gets to know our clients and their business so they are able to provide a truly bespoke solution to meet their needs.”

The team currently supports those looking for finance for property development projects, asset finance, commercial mortgages, business finance, acquisition funding and refinancing.

Following its success in the region, Bradley Hall looking to grow its commercial finance operations outside of the region and has secured £2.5m of lending for businesses in Manchester, £3.3m for businesses in Liverpool, £2.5m in Leeds and Bradford as well as £2.5m in the West Midlands. Thanks to its national success the firm is also looking to recruit further brokers across these locations.

For more information please contact BH Financial on 0191 260 2000 email or visit

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