As well as being used to purchase commercial property, a loan from a SSAS can be used to purchase equipment, software or to recruit new members of staff. This can be very useful when seeking to remove or compliment traditional bank borrowing.
There are strict rules regarding the structuring of a SSAS loan, so you should seek legal and financial advice before taking any steps.
A "small self-administered scheme" (SSAS) is a pension fund owned by a business, and from which funds can be drawn on by directors who can "loan-back" an amount. Through your SSAS, you can purchase commercial property directly