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Creating Alternative Investment Strategies
By Bernard Guy

Having a robust, diversified and scalable capital structure is paramount for all financial firms. This includes large commercial and investment banks as well as private lenders. This means private lenders would have multiple sources of funding. The type of capital varies but generally it could include an equity component (common […]

By |September 21st, 2017|Manage & Lead, Market Trends, Private Lender|0 Comments

New Credit Reporting Rule Takes Effect

Most civil judgments and many tax liens won’t show up on borrowers’ credit reports
by James Hart

A significant change has taken effect in how Americans’ credit reports are compiled, but it’s not clear yet exactly what impact the new policy will have on private lenders and their clients.

On July 1, the three-national credit-reporting agencies – Equifax, […]

By |September 20th, 2017|Event News, Market Trends, News Story, Private Lender|0 Comments

China Running RE Development in U.S.

by James Hart

Over the last several years, Chinese investment has assumed an increasingly influential role in U.S. commercial real estate.

In 2016 alone, Chinese investors spent $15.1 billion on commercial property here, representing 46 percent of Chinese investment in other countries, Real Capital Analytics reports. The United States was the number one destination for China’s outbound […]

By |September 20th, 2017|Event News, Market Trends, News Story, Private Lender|0 Comments

Q&A with 2017 Elite Woman, Beth O’Brien

Beth O’Brien was running a private fix and flip lender when she had drinks at a conference with a Colony Capital principal, who was thinking about ways to help refinance her borrowers in longer term loans. They had also worked in adjacent businesses many years earlier at Goldman Sachs (her in real estate principal investing […]

By |September 20th, 2017|Editorial, Manage & Lead, Private Lender|0 Comments

Getting to Know Daren Blomquist

Featured speaker at this year’s AAPL Annual Conference

Daren Blomquist is Senior vice president of Communications at ATTOM Data Solutions, formerly RealtyTrac, curator of the nation’s largest fused property database. Blomquist brings a unique perspective on the real estate investment market. In addition to his role as senior vice president of communications, he is also executive […]

By |September 20th, 2017|Editorial, Manage & Lead, Private Lender|0 Comments

Michael Tedesco: Lender Limelight Interview

Michael Tedesco shares his tactics, ideas and knowledge on building a strong foundation
Knowing how all the moving parts fit together and how it takes a team to become the best in their industry
A spark, just one small idea is all it takes to create a world vision of where we all help each other. Michael […]

By |September 20th, 2017|Editorial, Manage & Lead, Private Lender|0 Comments

Patch of Land Expands Debt Facility with SF Capital to $30 Million

Patch of Land, a leader in the online real estate lending marketplace using a technology-rich crowdfunding platform, has expanded its senior warehouse debt facility with SF Capital from $10 million to $30 million. SF Capital, a private investment firm with a flexible, long-term investment focus, began its lending relationship with Patch of Land in 2015.

The […]

By |June 19th, 2017|News Story, Private Lender|0 Comments

CCG Capital’s Amin Noorani promoted to Director of Lending

After three and a half years of experience as CCG Capital’s Lending Associate, Amin Noorani has been promoted to Director of Lending. Throughout his career with CCG Capital, Amin has successfully pursued and attained a substantial number of new loan opportunities and established long standing relationships with repeat clientele. He is a business minded professional […]

By |June 19th, 2017|News Story, Private Lender|0 Comments

Trust Deed Investments: Know more than your brokerage

Trust deed investing has long been misunderstood by investors and is often labeled as an “alternative” investment. Trust deed Ponzi schemes, like those pushed by the infamous Dan Holbrook of San Diego, took many investors for a wild ride leading up to the Great Recession. Further tarnishing the image of trust deed investing. Investment blogs […]

By |May 30th, 2017|Editorial, Private Lender, Uncategorized|0 Comments

American Association of Private Lenders announces Ethics Advisory Committee changes

American Association of Private Lenders (AAPL) is pleased to announce the addition of Bobby Montagne Jr. of Walnut Street Finance and Walnut Street Investment Fund to its Ethics Advisory Committee, and the addition of Melissa Martorella of Geraci Law Firm in a new ex officio Ethics Advisory Committee position. Nema Daghbandan of Geraci Law Firm […]

By |May 30th, 2017|News Story, Private Lender, Uncategorized|0 Comments