Future Generation has secured planning permission for the £80m scheme.
Jones joins from Alternative Bridging Corporation.
The businesses worked together to help a borrower who had built a block of apartments using development finance that was due for redemption.
Magnet Capital has hired a sales executive and operations consultant.
This was put down to a lack of new work to replace completed contracts.
Development lender Iron Bridge Finance saw a record month for completions in October 2019.
This is to transform a former kiln into five terraced town houses, two apartments and workspace.
Salentino is set to retire at the end of the year.
In total businesses spent 9.7% more year-on-year on R&D in the construction sector.
The software allows customers to assemble their home on a computer.