Category Archives: Commercial Real Estate Loans

What you need to know about rising interest rates

The Federal Reserve has raised the prime rate twice this year and experts predict another increase is coming before the end of 2017 and project three more hikes in 2018. The prime rate is among the most widely used benchmarks in setting bank loan rates for small businesses. When the…

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Update for our Commercial Real Estate loan borrowers

The addressee on your monthly payments has changed. As your trusted partner, you can count on us to alert you to program changes that affect you and your loan with us. Please see below for any action you may need to take. This week, the SBA announced it has selected PricewaterhouseCoopers as…

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Shop Small on Small Business Saturday

November 21, 2016 | Commercial Real Estate Loans

Saturday, Nov. 26 is Small Business Saturday® – a day to celebrate and support small businesses and all they do for their communities. There are nearly 28 million small businesses in the U.S., employing 120 million people and generating 65% of all new jobs. In short, they are the fuel…

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Craft Beer Industry Grows with SBA Financing

August 23, 2016 | Commercial Real Estate Loans

California is a national hotbed for the craft beer industry, spawning over 500 small businesses breweries and generating over 48,000 jobs. According to the California Craft Brewers Association, craft beer is a $6.5 billion industry in the golden state, providing the largest economic impact of any state. Over the years,…

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T.H.E. Cat Hospital, a Small Business Debt Refinance Success Story

Tom Elston, DVM owner of  T.H.E. Cat Hospital in Tustin, California was looking for a way to finance business growth without increasing operating expenses. The company has provided medical services, boarding, and grooming exclusively for felines for more than 25 years. Dr. Elston was referred to CDC Small Business Finance…

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Honoring Vets through celebration & savings!

This weekend which rolls into Monday, 4th of July, America celebrates their independence. It is also a day that many reflect on the men and women that have served in our Nation’s military to help allow us our freedom. In honor of these Veterans of the United States Military, the VetLoan…

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US Technical Ceramics, a Small Business Debt Refinance Success Story:

US Technical Ceramics, a small business manufacturer in Morgan Hill, CA, needed a solution for a looming balloon payment on a commercial loan debt. The company manufactures structural ceramics for a variety of industries and was looking for capital to expand. The company decided to enlist the help of CDC…

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Have you considered refinancing your small business debt to save money?

Do you own a small business and have commercial mortgage debt? If yes, do you want to lower your monthly payments, boost your cash flow and grow your business? All of this is possible with a new refinance program launched by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and CDC Small…

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So you want to start your own business and need cash…

So you want to start your own business and need cash. What do you do? “We needed capital for inventory and cash flow and the Community Advantage loan provided the springboard to a successful launch of our restaurant” Many small businesses are getting lured by alternative lenders who charge exorbitant…

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