The Rabbet Blog

Check out the latest and greatest from the team at Rabbet.

custom fit hans peter gauster unsplash thumb

The Custom-Fit Failure of Digital Transformation

Enterprises are expected to spend $1.3 trillion in digital transformation projects this year. Unfortunately, about 70 percent of those investments—adding up to more than $900 billion—will be wasted.  For digital transformation to... Read More

mental health in construction industry

Mental Health in the Construction Industry

While researching the impact of slow payments for our 2019 Construction Payments Report, we uncovered an unsettling statistic about mental health in the construction industry. According to a study by... Read More

RBJ Center Tower plans by SSG Momark Collaborative

Overcoming Affordable Housing Finance Challenges

As millennials age, baby boomers retire and downsize, and costs-of-living continue to rise, the demand for affordable housing is reaching a fever pitch. But as many developers have discovered, determining... Read More

NY Lien Law

New York Lien Law: How to Simplify Your Construction Finance Tracking

Developing commercial real estate in New York is anything but simple. And if you’re having trouble streamlining your construction finance processes, then you’re not alone. Because the state requires you... Read More

2019 State of Construction Finance Report

2019 State of Construction Finance: Key Takeaways

They say it takes a village to raise a child. In reality, it also takes a village to raise a building (the opposite of razing a building, which is very... Read More

Contract Simply is now Rabbet

Today we introduce Rabbet. As our technology, customer base, and team evolved, it became increasingly clear that we outgrew the name Contract Simply. We needed an identity that better captures... Read More

DSC 0165

2018 Year In Review

Contract Simply is now Rabbet. We’re the same company – just with a new name – building the only intelligent construction finance platform. The content of this post has been... Read More

samuel zeller 336980 unsplash e1550417309891

Preventing Construction Loan Fraud

Contract Simply is now Rabbet. We’re the same company – just with a new name – building the only intelligent construction finance platform. The content of this post has been... Read More

annie spratt 1111916 unsplash e1550417468475

The Basics of Walking with the Bank Inspector

Every loan-funded construction project will require a number of periodic onsite inspections. As the lending institution provides the funds for the construction project, it is in its utmost interest to... Read More

annie spratt 1111916 unsplash e1550417468475

The Basics of Lien Waivers

Complicated and multi-faceted endeavors with a large number of involved parties, construction projects encompass a broad range of potentially risky points that can result in grave financial consequences if the... Read More