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The Difference in SBA 504 and SBA 7(A) Loans

If you need a loan to invest in growing your small business, it is good to have options—and you do. For example, the U.S.Small Business Administration (SBA) offers its SBA 504 loan and its SBA 7(a) loan. Both have advantages.

But to benefit, you must choose the right loan for your project, your financial circumstances, and your timeframe. Let’s look first at the broadest differences between these … Read More

What are Carve-Out Guarantees In Commercial Mortgages?

In 2020, commercial real estate loans valued over $2,000 billion. Businesses across the country turn to these loans to help them secure the property they need to build their organization and begin to generate revenue and profit.

For a while, non-recourse commercial real estate loans were being called “a vanishing species.” Now, larger commercial banks and life insurance companies, among others, are making … Read More

Top 10 Software tools every Commercial Real Estate Investor Needs in 2020

Investing in commercial real estate, such as office buildings, industrial parks, hotels and developments, is a good way to diversify your financial portfolio. This has rarely been more important. In this uncertain economic climate, having steady, monthly rental income can help you ride the tumult likely in the stock market during this recession. However, finding good properties in which to invest, determining the property’s value and keeping track … Read More

Understanding Defeasance in a Commercial Real Estate Mortgage

When you are planning to purchase a commercial property, you may discover that you have a variety of loan options. The traditional commercial mortgage is not always a good fit for your goals or plans for the property. Furthermore, you may find that in a traditional loan, you are not able to repay the debt in a timely manner. That may lead to some … Read More

What Are CMBS (Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities) Loans?

If you’re looking to finance a commercial real estate venture, or looking for the capital to cover your real estate construction and property expenses, there are quite a few loan options out there. They all have different terms, rules, and exceptions; but the most popular of them all would be Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities.

In this article, we’re going to discuss what Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities are, how … Read More

Your Guide to Real Estate Debt Funds in Commercial Real Estate

One of the most positive things to come out of or get fine-tuned from the financial crash of 2008 was the rise of what is called real estate debt funds. Real estate debt funds connect borrowers, which, more usual than naught, are developers to short-term funding capital. This funding is used for commercial real estate projects that range from shopping centers to multi-family buildings.

It … Read More

The Guide to the Types of Fannie Mae Multifamily and Commercial Real Estate Loans

When you’re ready to finance a multifamily property, the last thing you want to know the different options you have available and what documentation you will need for each of them, no matter what you decide. Having the right options when your financing a multifamily home can make the difference between a very smooth commercial real estate loan experience or a very start and … Read More

Predicting Success In Commercial Real Estate Investing

I’m not a fan of predictions, forecasts, outlooks, and other “expert” opinions. No offense to the experts, who are often very well credentialed, experienced, educated and respected. That’s not to say that these types of articles do not offer any insights or value, they often certainly do. It has been my general observation that they often are good at referencing known history and developing a … Read More