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Your Construction Loans Don’t Get A Summer Vacation

Is your office empty these days? For a large number of employees, summer vacation season is an important time of the year when they are able to get their head... Read More

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What to Review When Originating a Land Development Loan

Land development loans provide financing for the purchase of raw land, as well as its development for future construction or sale. Unlike residential and commercial construction, the goal of land... Read More

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What to Review When Originating a Residential Construction Loan

Residential construction is the development of real estate for living whereas commercial building is intended for commerce. Traditionally, community banks handle the vast majority of residential construction loans. These are... Read More

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Construction Loan Administration Jobs for July 25 2018

Contract Simply likes to share a few of the most current and interesting job opportunities for construction loan administration. These listings focus on construction administrative services, loan disbursement process, and construction administrator... Read More

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What is a draw request?

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

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What To Review When Originating a Commercial Construction Loan

With real estate market trends indicating a steady growth for the near future, interest in construction loans is bound to remain steady as well. This type of loan is given... Read More

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What to Review In Third-Party Inspection Reports

An essential part of managing construction loan risk is to align invoiced work with the project timeline and budget. The work should also be performed to meet building code and... Read More

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Three Example Issues Uncovered by a Third-Party Draw Inspection Report

A third-party construction draw inspection happens when the inspector, often hired by the lender, reviews the progress of a construction project. The primary objective of these inspections is to ensure... Read More

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What is a Construction Loan?

What is a construction loan? That’s a beefy question with lots of variables. In this post, we’ll provide a big picture view of construction lending based on the questions we... Read More

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Fractional Ownership is Bad for the US Retail Investor

At the CRETech Conference last week, Brad Griewe of Fifth Wall Ventures and Josh Stein of Harbor discussed the three main benefits of fractional ownership of real estate being: (more…) Read More