Brendan’s Property Evening


June 25


06:30 pm - 09:00 pm

The evening consists of:

Funding Update by Bond Finance

Panel: Minimising Project Costs, Maximising Returns


Breakout Rooms:

Deals: Jack Jiggens

Design: Ben Richards

Funding and Legal: Sam Norris, Paul Pinder


Panel will cover:

Hidden Costs of Development

Modern Methods of Construction

Tendering Process


Coming up on Thursday 25th June, the first evening event since March! In case you are reading this for the first time- I have continued running weekly Monday Morning events (and will continue till June 22nd)

Presentation + BreakOut Rooms
Funding Update
Panel focused on Minimising Project Costs, Maximising Returns

Panellists include:

Alex Hurn, Sillence Hurn

Ben Richard, Aura Architecture

James Wood, EA Construction

Panel chaired:Jack Jiggens, EXP Property Investments


Alex Hurn

Alex has a passion for Project Management and Contract Administration as well as offering commercial building surveying duties to clients. Prior to founding Sillence Hurn Building Consultancy, Alex was a senior member of the Building Surveying team at a multi-disciplinary consultancy in Hampshire. ​

Ben Richards
Director of Aura Architecture & Interiors, an Award Winning Architectural Design company. Also passionate about property development and works with Investors to create amazing homes whilst providing double digit investment returns with his company EXP Property.
EXP’s goal is to play as big a part as possible in rectifying the housing crisis by building and transforming efficient, sustainable housing.
As an architecture practice AURA is design-led and our aim is to create amazing spaces for homeowners, and give them the additional space they need for their families to thrive.
Our Ethos is to maximise space, create simple, light-filled spaces that are sustainable and energy efficient.
Ben is a graduate of Cardiff University with a Masters degree in Architectural Engineering and has a passion for all things property.

James Wood
Over the last 20 years James has owned and operated a number of businesses in the development and construction sectors that have had a cumulative turnover in excess of £50million. James has built over 300 new homes, a mix of affordable housing and luxury open market housing, worked as a consultant for businesses across the Country and sat on a number of not for profit Charity Boards.​James currently runs a Land, Development and Plant Holding business, a Construction Company that specialises in JCT Management Contracting/Construction Management and offer a range of Consultancy Services that cover my broad spectrum of experience.

Breakout Rooms:

Creative Deals- Jack Jiggens

Design and Planning- Ben Richards

Funding and Legal- Ronald Fletcher Baker LLP

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6.30- Welcome and Informal Networking

6.50- Funding Update

6.55- Market Update

7.00- Panel- Minimising Project Costs, Maximising Returns

7.50- Breakout Rooms

8.20 – Final words


Finance Update by Bond Finance

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