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Gas Station Construction & Design 101

Originally posted on Commercial Builders Blog:
Gas Stations require  very in-depth strategic planning during design phase to capitalize and achieve a profitable return on investment. Below are few critical steps in achieving efficiency in your land usage when designing &…

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Financing Single-Purpose Small Business Real Estate

Financing Single-Purpose Small Business Real Estate Small business owners sometimes face challenges with financing single-purpose (or special-purpose) real estate from which they operate their businesses. The reason is because of the limits a special purpose design places on the marketability … Continue reading

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SBA Loans for Franchises

SBA government-guaranteed loans are often used for financing the purchase or startup of a franchise business. As with non-franchise businesses, SBA loans have lower down payments, longer repayment terms, and easier qualifying criteria than conventional bank loans. Since small businesses … Continue reading

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Get a Second Wind with Seller Held Seconds

SBA loans are an attractive alternative to conventional bank financing because borrowers can use SBA loans to accomplish lower down payments, longer repayment terms, and easier qualifying criteria than conventional bank loans. Sometimes, however, a small business can fall just … Continue reading

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The SBA Loan Approval Process and Time Frames

“It’s not your parents’ SBA!” The U.S. Small Business Administration has been supporting small business owners in the United States since its inception in 1953. Its lead program, the SBA 7(a) government-guaranteed loan program, is one that has evolved into … Continue reading

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