Innovative funding with capital strength

Activate Capital provides senior debt of €10m+, to fund up to 90% of development costs in strong locations with experienced developers.

We fund site purchase, infrastructure and construction costs, as well as professional fees.

Our senior debt provides significantly higher leverage than traditional lenders.

We are committed to clarity of response, certainty of delivery and speed of execution.

Examples of Funding Provided

  • Traditional commuter belt low-rise housing schemes in Dublin, Cork and Galway
  • Build-to-rent apartment developments
  • Mixed-use residential and commercial scheme
  • Suburban in-fill high density apartment schemes
  • Portfolio of co-living developments in Dublin
  • Social housing schemes in Cork and Dublin

Providing Predictable Funding

Our loan criteria are clear and consistent. We can finance housing schemes, multi-family accommodation and commercial developments. We lend to zoned land opportunities and to schemes with “ready-to-go” planning. We normally provide loan terms of between 24 and 60 months.

Our Advantage

  • A mainstream development finance business
  • Market leading presence, with first mover advantage
  • Backed by the Irish State and KKR
  • Funding some of Ireland’s largest residentially-led schemes
  • Funding across the spectrum of accommodation types
  • Sector specialism, bespoke solutions and efficient execution
  • Robust credit underwriting and strong independent oversight
  • Dynamic pricing model
  • Experienced executive team
  • Strong relationships with all scale developers