About Us

Privately owned and run

Charterbank is one of the South’s most progressive and proactive lenders of fast short-term property finance. We provide facilities for all scenarios including: development and refurbishment, auction, bridging, and farms & land.

Based in the South West

We operate throughout the entire Southern half of the country providing non-status bridging loans, refurbishment and development finance for residential, commercial, & mixed use property, farms & land.

The Management Team

Have over 50 years of combined property, development and commercial financial experience. We are property people foremost and we use this knowledge to provide flexible loans to meet our customer’s needs.

Meet The Team

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    Chris Eccles


    Director Chris Eccles MRICS has made a substantial commitment to the company along with his family investment trust. Chris is the key loan decision maker and is approachable to our customers.



    E: ce@charterbank.co.uk

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    Tom Branson


    Director and decision maker Tom Branson is also our underwriter and valuer. With a career spanning 18 years in the property sector his input is key to both our decision-making and also in providing flexibility to suit our customer’s needs. Having this element of the process in-house means we can act very quickly pre-underwriting and valuing almost every loan from the outset.

    T: 01392 340150
    E: tb@charterbank.co.uk

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    George Eccles

    Case Handler

    Specialising in light refurbishment and small development finance, Case Handler and valuer George Eccles plays a vital part in the day to day running of each case. George is the initial point of contact to all existing Borrowers and returning customers.


    E: ge@charterbank.co.uk

Decades of Experience

A Proven Track Record