Securing the Future of Your Business: What Happens After Financing?

You have a great business idea. You’ve planned out the model for your operations and mapped the major milestones for growth and success. You’ve even secured financing to ensure ongoing growth and success. But can your entrepreneurial legacy continue beyond your involvement? Entrepreneurs and Influence We...

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How Can You Increase the Protection of the LLC Holding Your Commercial Real Estate?

A limited liability company, or LLC, is one of the most well-known corporate structures used by business owners and commercial real estate investors alike. An LLC offers flexibility and combines features of a partnership with that of a corporation. While each state has...

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Leveraging Life Insurance to Finance Your Business

Launching a new business or trying to secure funding to grow your operations can be very challenging. Traditional lending channels have prohibitively high requirements, and the amount needed is not always the amount your lender will approve. However, entrepreneurs...

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The Importance of Asset Protection for Commercial Real Estate Investors

There is no doubt that investing in commercial real estate is a very lucrative career. From small rental properties to large construction developments, commercial real estate investors at all levels can generate revenue to last for generations. The real...

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Small Business CRE Loans: Why Non-Bank Lending Is the Solution

The commercial real estate market has a very strong outlook for the future. A strong economy, combined with record low interest rates and high employment numbers have created a big demand for commercial real estate throughout the United States. Along with the...

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The Benefits of Opportunity Zones to Commercial Real Estate Investors

Around a year ago, the Trump administration deployed a program for Opportunity Zones to assist in the development of businesses and housing in various distressed areas throughout the United States. Opportunity Zones were included as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs...

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What Commercial Mortgage Lenders Look for When Qualifying Borrowers

For those in the property investment business, there is a vast difference between the guidelines for residential mortgages and those for commercial mortgages. While residential mortgage lenders look at credit score, the amount you are using for a down...

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What Is an Asset-Based Financing Line of Credit?

Businesses need a reliable source of working capital for continued success. Not every business can keep falling back on traditional loans, and it’s wise to avoid debt whenever possible. So how do businesses find a renewable source of working...

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The Role of Alternative Lending in the CRE Marketplace

The commercial real estate market is expanding, allowing for both new property investors and seasoned professionals to generate revenue. From small rental units on up to large construction projects and everything in between, the commercial real estate market is...

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How Good Does My Credit Have to Be to Qualify for an SBA Loan?

SBA loans are designed to provide the capital small business owners need to get off the launching pad, thrive, and grow. However, the Small Business Administration also has strict underwriting guidelines for lenders to follow, and credit ratings play...

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