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“At Macquarie Business Banking, we specialise in tailored banking solutions for the built environment industry. With a lending policy developed around the specific needs of qualified fee for service consultants in the industry, our team of specialists can provide your clients with tailored cashflow lending solutions enabling them to achieve their business and personal growth goals.”

Danny Chung
Head of Built Environment

What we do

Tailored solutions

We provide tailored cashflow lending solutions to facilitate growth, establish in new markets or fund merger and acquisition activity.


Succession planning

We facilitate succession plans to ensure staff retention and alignment. Our team of specialists can help with planning to allow ownership for younger staff without the need for property security. 


Wealth creation

Ensure owners can access equity in their balance sheet for personal wealth creation.

Standard property loans

Competitive LVRs for residential owner occupied or investment properties and commercial owner occupied or investment properties.


We can help monetise business cashflow – we understand and recognise the goodwill value in your client’s business.


Industry specialists

Our dedicated relationship team have a deep understanding of the built environment industry. We provide thought leadership and insights to support the growth of your client’s business.

Lending guide

Qualifying criteria

  • Maximum LVR up to 2 x EBITDA# subject to business size
  • Interest only terms available for up to 2 years. Longer terms may be considered.
  • Minimum loan size of $500,000
  • Products available include:
    • Fully Drawn Advance
    • Revolving line of Credit
    • Overdraft.
    • Rental and performance bond guarantees*
  • Business assets and / or property assets can be used as security

#This is a guide only. EBITDA can be adjusted for items such as principal salaries, exceptional items and other factors based on individual loan assessment.
*Different interest/fee structures and lending criteria may apply.

Read our case studies

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Case study 1

  • Engineering business with three shareholders who owned 60% of the business and were looking to retire
  • Four new shareholders wanted to buy into the business, however had differing financial circumstances (e.g. some owned property, others didn’t)
  • Sought to provide full funding to allow all four to buy into the firm and provide a pathway to intergenerational ownership for upcoming talent
  • Macquarie Business Banking provided 100% funding to the four new shareholders.
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Case study 2

  • An architecture client had a significant amount of cash on their balance sheet for contingency purposes, plus cash backed rental bond guarantees
  • Macquarie Business Banking provided goodwill secured rental bonds and a business overdraft (interest only)
  • This allowed the business to pay out higher dividends to owners with the knowledge they had liquidity and working capital lines allowing the business owners to use these funds to repay non-deductable housing debts.

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Learn more about the built environment

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Additional information

The information on this page has been prepared by Macquarie Business Banking, a division of Macquarie Bank Limited AFSL and Australian Credit Licence 237502 for the use of licensed and accredited brokers only. In no circumstances is it to be used by a potential client for the purposes of making a decision about a financial product or class of products.