Octopus Real Estate

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We provide award-winning finance to support the entire lifecycle of real estate lending and investment. We focus on building deep, longstanding relationships with our clients – whether we’re delivering quickly on a loan, or forming a multi-year investment partnership.

We strive to create a positive impact across sectors to help ensure successful outcomes for our partners and their customers. And our niche focus on long-term, alternative investments creates compelling opportunities for institutional investors.

Our business in numbers


track record

£2.4 billion

under management

Over 3500

property loans


health and care properties

Our specialisms

Supporting the lifecycle of real estate

Real estate lending

We lend at every stage of a building’s life. This runs from land acquisition, through development and ongoing renovation work to re-development. Our development, commercial and residential teams work together to deliver value, with a responsive, flexible lending process.

Real estate investment

We can cover the sourcing, planning permission and development of land, to the long-term financing of assets, and ongoing asset management of health and care facilities. Alongside our financing capabilities, our in-house development and clinical teams ensure support throughout.

An expert team

Our multi-disciplinary team of over 90 specialists offers property lending, development, operational and healthcare expertise. With deep sector insight and an entrepreneurial outlook, they can deliver over the life of loans and investments.

Benjamin Davis is our award-winning CEO, who has been with Octopus since 2010. Benjamin chairs our Investment Committee and is a member of the Octopus Group Executive Committee.

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We’re always available to answer any questions.