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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

4 Steps to Creating a Customer

Often you hear the adage that it takes five to seven touches in marketing for someone to make a decision. Lifelong marketers and those who study trends have developed four steps every person takes before coming a customer. Sometimes these steps take months and sometimes you see it work in a matter of seconds. How […]

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

Building Your Private Money Lenders Dream Team

With the Right Players You Can Accomplish Anything
By Bobby Montagne

Famously known as the “Dream Team,” the 1992 United States men’s Olympic basketball team not only won the gold medal but went down in history as one of the best sports teams ever assembled. “Made up of the greatest collection of basketball talent on the planet.”

Every […]

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

AAPL Member Spotlight

Christopher Hoeffel from CoreVest American Finance, New York is our featured member this month.  Here is a little more insight about himself and his business.
Private Lender: How long have you been an AAPL member?
Christopher Hoeffel: Two Years
AAPL: What AAPL benefit do you MOST value (Annual Conference, AAPL Designations, Member Directory, Member Offers, Webinars, etc.)?
CH: Networking opportunities, […]

By |September 20th, 2017|Editorial, Manage & Lead, 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

6 Areas of Focus for Corporate Culture Improvement

A healthy corporate culture can have amazing results on a company’s bottom line. Improved productivity, employee retention, customer service and effective recruiting are just a few of the benefits of a positive culture.

Effective recruitment is enhanced by the power of positive word-of-mouth. Several studies show that at least half of all job candidates read company […]

By |August 14th, 2017|Manage & Lead, Private Lender|0 Comments

Time for Executives to Improve their Public Relations Skills

Public relations nightmares have taken over our social feeds and media commentaries. In doing so, it has proven there is a huge gap between chief executive officers and their public relations people – whether on staff or hired from an outside agency. A clear majority of those in leadership positions don’t understand what PR people […]

By |May 30th, 2017|Manage & Lead, Private Lender|0 Comments

Truth or Consequences

An Employee’s Lapse in Ethical Behavior—No Matter How Small it May Seem—Can Have a Compounding, Negative Effect on the Entire Workplace.

Think you are a person of integrity and that you bring the highest standards of ethics to your workplace each day?

Despite hundreds of pages of policies, codes of ethics, codes of conduct, organizational values, and […]

By |April 10th, 2017|Manage & Lead, Private Lender|0 Comments