Tips for Wrapping Up Commercial Real Estate Deals

Tips for Wrapping Up Commercial Real Estate Deals

Commercial real estate transactions can become quite complex. You may find the deal is not progressing as expected and you that you experience a number of issues that cause delays. Minimizing the time to completion while ensuring you have all the data required to secure your investment is the best way to ensure an effective deal finalization process. To help you manage your commercial real estate deals more effectively, we’re highlighting several tips in this new post.

Value-Added Multifamily Deal Screening Questions for Investors to Ask

Value-Added Multifamily Deal Screening Questions for Investors to Ask

As a real estate investor, it’s critical that you obtain as much information as possible before making a purchase decision. By establishing a set of screening questions, you can begin to develop your knowledge of the investment options available to you. In this latest post, our team explores how to pinpoint specific questions you might ask a prospective building seller.

Telltale Signs You Should Avoid a Deal

Telltale Signs You Should Avoid a Deal

When entering into a new real estate transaction, you must be clear about the figures involved and the potential impact of the decision. But sometimes, the dangers of concluding a transaction are not abundantly clear at first glance. It takes years of experience to spot challenges within investment transactions, and our team can help guide you in avoiding these potentially difficult deals. In this latest post, we’re highlighting the telltale signs that you should avoid a deal.

Why Duplex Properties Are Good Investments for First-Time Investors

Why Duplex Properties Are Good Investments for First-Time Investors

Duplex properties are now considered a strong investment for the proactive, first-time investor. But before making a decision and entering into this marketplace, it's important you have a clear understanding of the benefits that a duplex investment can offer. In this post, we'll explore more about investing in duplex properties and the value you can achieve with comprehensive research.

Pros and Cons of Commercial Hard Money Loans

Pros and Cons of Commercial Hard Money Loans

Hard money loans are becoming a viable option for many within the marketplace, but they are not always the best solution for real estate investors.

it's crucial that you take into consideration the pros and cons of hard money lending before you make a financing decision for your commercial property. In this new post, we’ll explain what you should know about hard money loans and when they may or may not be applicable for your financing needs.

The Benefits of Investing in Mobile Home Parks

The Benefits of Investing in Mobile Home Parks

If you’re considering investing in real estate over the coming months, you might be reviewing local commercial properties or investment homes in your area. But one option you may not have considered is the mobile home park. This growing sector of the commercial real estate marketplace is a great option for a number of investors. And within this latest post, we’ll explain some of the benefits of investing in mobile home parks.

Loan-to-Value Ratio Basics for Real Estate Investors

Loan-to-Value Ratio Basics for Real Estate Investors

As a commercial real estate investor, you've likely heard the phrase “loan-to-value ratio.” You likely also know that this ratio is important to your success in the loan application process. But what exactly is the loan-to-value ratio, and what do you need to know about this sum before entering into a loan agreement? We'll address these questions in this latest post, as we explain more about loan-to-value ratios.

6 Top Reasons Why Borrowers Refinance Their Commercial Property

6 Top Reasons Why Borrowers Refinance Their Commercial Property

If you have a mortgage on your commercial property, the thought of refinancing is always fairly top of mind. That’s because the relatively short term length of most commercial loans (5-7 years) makes refinancing a necessary part of your long-term financial strategy.

But investors don’t just refinance when their loan matures.  There are numerous situations where securing a new loan can provide short and/or long-term benefits. Here are some of the most common reasons why a borrower might refinance their commercial property.

3 Reasons Investors are Turning to Commercial Bridge Loans

3 Reasons Investors are Turning to Commercial Bridge Loans

In the past, prospective commercial real estate investors had few options when it came to securing short-term, transitional loans for their properties.

Thankfully, private lenders and lending institutions have come up with some creative solutions to help investors, one of which is the commercial bridge loan. This loan provides more options for those in need of a temporary loan to help them prepare for more permanent financing.