Category Archives: Bridge Loans

How Hard Money and Bridge Loans Can Have Such Short Terms

A hallmark of hard money lending is the relatively short lending term. During the final quarter of 2021, we made a number of loans with nine-month terms. One particular loan we made was for 60 days. This makes perfect sense to our team. It doesn’t always make sense to borrowers. We prefer short terms to […]

In the Hard Money Game Both Borrower and Lender Are Investors

We talk an awful lot about investors when describing what we do. The reason is simple: the vast majority of borrowers we do business with are real estate investors. They rely on hard money and bridge loans to obtain choice properties they believe they can make money on. But when you stop and think about […]

Hard Money, Bridge Loans, and Amortization

You can visit countless websites and find loan calculators based on the amortization principle. Amortization is a common practice for auto loans, mortgages, and other types of non-business funding. Even traditional small business loans are amortized. Is that the case for hard money and bridge loans? Usually, no. As private lenders, hard money lenders have […]

Using a Bridge Loan to Acquire Vacant Land for Development

The fact that private lenders enjoy greater flexibility allows them to consider loan types that banks wouldn’t even touch. A good example is a hard money loan used to acquire a piece of vacant land for development. Banks tend to steer clear of such loans because they consider vacant land too risky. On the other […]

Why Speed Is So Important to Our Funding Process

We talk an awful lot about the speed at which we can fund hard money and bridge loans. Whether youare looking to borrow in Salt Lake City or elsewhere in Utah, Idaho, or even Colorado, we do our utmostto fund loans in days rather than months. We consider speed one of the most important aspects […]

Bridge Loans for Real Estate Investments: 4 Things to Consider

You are a real estate investor looking at the best deal you have seen in a long time. You think you canpull it off with the right bridge loan. Now it’s time to start looking at lenders. You know of at least onebank that has expressed interest in working with you. You have also done […]

Hard Money and Bridge Loans Are Perfect for Real Estate

Real estate deals come in all shapes and sizes. You have residential deals involving buyers purchasingprimary residences. There are deals involving residential landlords, too. In the commercial realm, realestate transactions can involve developers, commercial landlords, and different types of investors. Allhave one thing in common: they find hard money and bridge loans are perfect for […]

48 Hours Was Enough Time to Help an SLC Property Investor

We have the privilege of working with property investors throughout Salt Lake City and the entire state of Utah. Among the many reasons they come to us is speed. Indeed, that was the case with one particular investor who recently contacted us in need of fast cash. We were able to approve and fund his […]

Bridge Loans: Get Funding While You Wait on Your SBA Loan

Private lending is an excellent tool for business financing. Consider bridge loans, for example. We provide such loans to businesses and entrepreneurs throughout Salt Lake City. We are not afraid to offer a bridge loan to a business owner attempting to get a small business administration (SBA) loan. SBA loans bring a lot to the […]