Amount of capital committed to projects since inception


Housing capacity of sites unlocked by Activate Capital since 2015


Sites for which Activate has provided construction finance to developers

Welcome to Activate Capital

Innovative funding with capital strength

for residential and commercial development


Activate Capital is the leading provider of residentially-led development finance in Ireland. We offer senior loans to experienced developers undertaking traditional housing, apartments, mixed-use residential/commercial and social housing developments in Ireland.

Founded in 2015 in partnership with the Irish sovereign development fund (ISIF) and leading global investment firm KKR. Our executive team have a deep interest and passion for the development industry and thrive on finding innovative solutions to expedite transaction completion.

Our customers are amongst Ireland’s leading developers, including family owned businesses, public companies and institutional property investors.

Our 3 Pillars of Funding

Funding Innovation

Delivering a fresh model of development lending to the Irish Market, which is driving the supply of new homes.

Funding Advantage

Through optimising equity, speed of execution, access to decision makers and a better end-to-end customer experience.

Funding Success

A funding partner supporting long-term business planning and helping address unforeseen matters that arise during the development cycle.

We back developers with established track records on sites in urban locations, including Dublin, the Greater Dublin Area, Cork, Limerick and Galway.