Growth Factor Property is a division of Growth Factor Debt and provides specialist independent debt and equity funding solutions as well as capital advisory and due diligence services for real estate developers and investors.
GFP brings structuring solutions and funding alternatives for real estate assets throughout Australia, with deep relationships across a wide a range of lenders and investors.
The team has expertise in funding origination, execution and management across all real estate asset classes throughout the development and investment cycle.
We work with optimum capital partners to provide borrowers with flexible, tailored funding solutions.
We specialise in the following:
First mortgage land, construction and investment loans
Second mortgage mezzanine debt
Equity and Joint Venture capital
Project acquisition due diligence and feasibility
Proposal preparation, documentation & execution
KATHY JOHNSON - Executive Director - Property
Kathy Johnson is the co-founder and Executive Director of Growth Factor Property. Kathy’s day to day activities include working collaboratively with her clients to uncover their optimal achievable solutions when it comes to purchasing or developing their properties, matching them with the best options for them in the market, and closely managing the process from approval, drawdown, and on an ongoing basis.
Having worked for over 20 years in banking with two Big 4 banks and a major Melbourne private lender, Kathy’s achievements include obtaining approval for and managing a number of Melbourne CBD high rise residential tower construction loans, backing a Management Buy Out team on the successful acquisition of a publicly listed Queensland resort, acting as subject matter expert on retirement villages, hotels and resorts, working with a wide variety of investors and developers, as well as winning many awards for excellence in customer service.
It is Kathy’s passion for honesty, integrity and delivering on promises that have led to a strong following from her client base, and reputation for “getting things done”.
Kathy is a co-founder of Minerva Property, a networking group for female leaders in the property industry, and serves on the Finance, Tax and Investment Committee for the UDIA (Vic).
Jabin Henderson is the co-founder and Executive Director of Growth Factory Property. He has in excess of 20 years experience in structured real estate funding and direct property transactions within Australia and the USA. Jabin has held various senior and director level roles across the industry including that of State Manager and Director of Real Estate Structured Finance and licensed representative in California for Macquarie Group.
With an extensive background across commercial and investment banking, private equity and real estate development, Jabin’s experience encompasses a range of functions leading the origination, structuring and deal execution of numerous capital positions including senior debt, mezzanine debt, equity and joint venture investments, including project acquisition and due diligence throughout Australia and the western USA.
With a focus on providing lateral and intelligent funding solutions, Jabin has a reputation for integrity and diligence with all clients and counterparties.
Actively involved in the property industry, Jabin is a former industry mentor with the Property Council of Australia.