Mezzanine financing is also called mezzanine debt

Mezzanine Debt – 6 Point Financing Guide

February 1, 2019

Real estate developers have many options when it comes to financing their projects. Mezzanine financing is also one of the most important!  Related terms include mezzanine loans, mezzanine debt, and mezzanine capital. By using mezzanine debt, investors can fill the gap between their equity investment and their primary loan.  This includes construction, bridge, mini-perm, take-out, […]

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Multifamily for Sale – Complete Buyer’s Guide

January 30, 2019

The market for multifamily for sale properties is constantly evolving, and 2019 promises new opportunities and challenges.  In this guide, we’ll address how the process of multifamily investing, including finding, evaluating and financing attractive properties.  To start, we recommend you read our article Complete Guide to Multifamily Loans. What Is a Multifamily Property? Commercial multifamily […]

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An expert provides advice, tips, tricks, and secrets for multifamily property financing

Apartment Building Financing – 6 Tips for First-Time Borrowers

January 26, 2019

This Assets America® guide provides advice and tips for those looking for apartment building financing, apartment complex financing or multifamily property financing.  First, it’s easier than you might think to invest in an apartment building or complex.  And, if you’ve ever been involved in rental property, you can handle the construction or purchase of an […]

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Commercial storage units, great investment opportunity

AAI Guide to Commercial Storage Units

January 7, 2019

This Assets America® Guide to Commercial Storage Units discusses important features about the business of buying, building and financing commercial storage units and business storage units.  For many real estate investors, commercial storage units provide a compelling proposition for low-cost, low-risk revenue streams that are relatively immune to the business cycle.  With the right management […]

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Mixed use property combines residential and commercial space

8 Considerations to Assess Mixed Use Property for Sale

December 30, 2018

Mixed use property for sale can offer numerous advantages over other commercial income property types.  Mixed use properties boost the vitality of their surrounding neighborhoods and they tend to use space extremely efficiently.  Like all properties, of course, you need to be aware of the various challenges before you purchase a mixed use property.  But […]

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A commercial loan broker helps a borrower obtain commercial lending

Commercial Mortgage Brokers: The Complete Guide

December 21, 2018

Locating the best mortgage for your commercial property is no easy task. You need to identify loan providers and evaluate each of their offerings. Further, you need to understand what each lender requires in terms of your credit score, net revenues, equity position and so forth. Different lenders have different standards for the various metrics […]

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A commercial loan broker funds commercial financing and refinancing

How to Work with Commercial Loan Brokers

December 17, 2018

The main reason to use a commercial loan broker like Assets America® is to access an entire network of lenders and commercial funding sources.  As a result, this will save you substantial time in trying to find the lender on your own with the best rates and terms that most closely meet your requirements.  To […]

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A commercial general contractor works a multimillion-dollar construction project

Commercial Construction Companies: The Ultimate Guide

December 11, 2018

This Assets America® Guide explains how to find the best commercial construction companies and contractors.  This is an important topic, because there are considerable challenges facing those managing commercial construction projects, from establishing the timeline to setting the budget.  However, no task is more important than selecting a contractor.  Pick the right tone, and you […]

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Commercial construction loans provide funding for beautiful constructions.

5 Signs of a Well-Run Commercial Construction Project

December 7, 2018

Undertaking a commercial construction project is fraught with peril that can lead to spectacular failures, ruined careers and bankruptcy filings.  However, it certainly doesn’t have to and shouldn’t go that way!  You can complete a commercial construction project on time and within budget if you manage it properly.  The telltale signs of an expertly run […]

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C&I Loans, commercial lending

Commercial Loans vs Residential Loans

December 2, 2018

The world of real estate finance consists of residential and commercial loans.  In this article, we’ll consider the similarities and differences between the two.  Assets America® makes commercial real estate loans starting at $5 million.  We can also provide you with all the services you need to handle your next loan high-end, commercial transaction, from […]

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c&i loans, commercial hard money lenders

6 Keys to Impress Commercial Lenders

November 23, 2018

The commercial lending industry is peopled with no-nonsense professionals who tend to view loan applications with a certain amount of healthy skepticism.  You won’t receive loan approval unless you can prove its worth the lender’s time, money and risk exposure.  That means you must make the numbers work and you must satisfy the lender’s assessment […]

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commercial loans, commercial construction loans, commercial bridge loans

Commercial Loans: The Complete Guide to Obtaining High-Dollar Loans

November 15, 2018

Assets America® is a commercial lending firm.  We fund high-dollar ($5+ million) commercial loans for real estate projects, asset purchases and other purposes.  We arrange lending for a wide variety of properties, including multifamily loans, hotel loans, office loans, etc.  In this article, we will review the three most important factors that determine your ability […]

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buying a hotel, even a foreclosed hotel, is easy with this guide

Hotels for Sale: The Complete Guide to Buying a Hotel

November 10, 2018

Buying a hotel, the right hotel, acquired in the right way, can be an extremely rewarding investment.  This includes the purchase of foreclosed hotels for sale.  Assets America® arranges hotel financing for acquisition loans starting at $5 million.  We understand the risks that arise when an investor does not properly prepare and execute an acquisition […]

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Hotels Loan

Hotels Loan: 5-Point Plan to Getting Approved

November 6, 2018

Buying a hotel or building a hotel can be an extremely lucrative undertaking if you’ve done your homework well!  But a promising project will be out of reach if you can’t get your hotels loan approved.  This can be a daunting task, especially if it’s your first foray into the hotel market.  And, it is […]

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What is a multi family home?

What Is a Multi Family Home?

October 30, 2018

If you are new to real estate investing, you might assume that the answer to the question “What is a multi family home?” is trivial – namely a structure containing two or more homes.  Sure, that’s a good starting point, but it’s also a bit reductive.  Read on to learn about the various types of […]

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How Much Does It Cost to Build a Hotel?

October 16, 2018

As the hotel business continues to expand in response to the strong American economy, developers seek strategic opportunities to serve metropolitan and suburban areas.  They do this by building hotels featuring the newest amenities, quality materials and the most cost-effective construction techniques.  Understanding the cost to build a hotel in the chosen location is critical […]

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A borrower researches commercial property investments, including shopping center loans

Commercial Property Investment: Should You Invest in Shopping Centers?

August 16, 2018

Some of the world’s most successful businesses have started in some of the most unlikely places.  Who would expect that an online bookstore would one day join the ranks of the world’s most successful companies, and yield the world’s richest man too boot?  The same principle holds true for commercial property investment.  Sometimes you have […]

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Upscale apartment buildings generate passive income

What is Multifamily Financing and How Does it Work?

July 16, 2018

Firstly, real estate is one of the best investments you can make this year.  That isn’t a new discovery, but sometimes the challenge is figuring out the best way to get into the market.  Multifamily property and multifamily financing is the way to get there! Secondly, Whether a seasoned real estate professional or a first […]

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Commercial real estate investors sometimes use commercial bridge financing

What Are Commercial Mortgage Bridge Loans and How Do They Work?

July 6, 2018

Commercial bridge loans can be a real estate investor’s life line in the right situations.  Click here to learn what they are and how they work.  That way, you’ll know if it’s the right type of loan for your commercial real estate project. As the field of commercial real estate has developed, new forms of […]

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