Helpful Commercial Real Estate Advice for New Investors

When starting out on a new career in commercial real estate there’s a lot to learn. However with a little time and patience, and a lot of research, it may not be hard to get a handle on. Here...

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CMBS Loans: A Beginner’s Guide

While the term CMBS Loans first entered the business lexicon in the late 1990s, many real estate investors are still a little unfamiliar with the term today. Commercial Mortgage Backed Security Loans or CMBS Loans are a type of...

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How to Maintain Healthy Cash Flow in a Seasonal Business

When it comes to finances, all businesses have financial hiccups from time to time. However, seasonal business owners have the added responsibility of making sure cash flow is up to speed at all times. There are numerous upsides to...

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How to Build an All-Star Business Team

Getting employees to work in harmony in a team takes work. When you bring people together from different backgrounds, there’s always going to be different perspectives on the way a task should be accomplished. When different personalities clash, conflicts...

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How to Screen Potential Business Partners

While men and women are not mind readers, coming up with a list of well-researched questions for potential business partners can go a long way in hiring the right person for your business. You should walk away from the...

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The Basics of Building Your Business Credit Score

Most people are familiar with their personal credit scores, but business owners who utilize business credit cards have business credit scores to be concerned with as well—and many business owners don’t realize it. As a business owner, staying familiar...

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Why Bridge Loans are so Useful for CRE Investments

If you’re in the commercial real estate (CRE) business you may on occasion find yourself in need of additional financing. Bridge loans can be a great tool for short term funding. These loans are designed specifically to cover short...

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An Explanation of SBA Microloans

For business owners who cannot obtain loans from banks or other lenders, they should look into microloans from the Small Business Administration. The SBA has a program available that allows entrepreneurs to acquire small loans for their businesses. While...

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What CRE Investors Should Know About Stated Income Loans

When shopping around for a house loan, various types of financing should be reviewed. One that can be advantageous to acquire is a stated income loan. This is when an individual seeks a loan from a bank or other...

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How to Determine Your Financial Needs When Applying for an SBA Loan

Many businesses can benefit from an SBA loan. This type of financing tends to come in smaller increments than other methods. Before applying, it is vital for the business owner to develop a comprehensive plan that outlines what the...

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