Lending Posts

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Company News

New Capital Partners

CALCAP Lending, Inc. Announces Two New Capital Partners to Originate and Fund Apartment Loans up to $20mm.

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Understanding Interest Only Loans

Learn more about how interest only loans work, the benefits and risks, and when it is most appropriate to obtain this type of financing.

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Commercial Real Estate

What Do Lenders Consider When Financing a CRE Loan?

Take a look at what lenders consider when funding a CRE loan and how to set yourself up for success.

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Commercial Real Estate

The Difference Between Loan Terms and Amortization

Understand the difference between loan terms and the amortization period to navigate the complexities associated with CRE loans.

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Why Lenders Need to Have a Meticulous Process

In this article learn what makes a trustworthy lender and understand why due diligence is a crucial part of a lender’s job.

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Tips for Selecting a Private Money Lender

Consider these tips for selecting a private money lender for your next real estate investment.

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Financing Accessory Dwelling Units to Level Up Your Investments

Discover your options for financing an accessory dwelling unit with CALCAP Lending.

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Different Types of Loans for RE Investors & When to Use Them

Learn about the different types of loans offered for investment properties and when to use them.

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5 Advantages of Using A Private Lender

Private money lenders can offer significant benefits on real estate loans and are worth exploring for any investment property.

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About CALCAP Lending

A division of CALCAP Advisors, CALCAP Lending benefits from the expertise of a seasoned team of professionals with extensive, successful track-records covering a variety of disciplines and leading large, nationally-recognized institutions. A private money direct lender, CALCAP Lending provides short to mid-term financing for property investors and businesses looking to purchase, refinance, renovate, and construct residential or commercial properties.

Lending FAQs

You've got questions, we've got answers.

What is private money lending?

Private money lending is a collateral-based lending strategy that is often associated with shorter terms and more attractive features. A private money loan offers more flexibility than a conventional mortgage or bank loan.

How does a private money loan work?

Private money lenders provide financing using money from private entities. Private money loans often work as bridges to help investors gather funds to achieve their short term real estate goals, but long term, permanent options may also provide.

Why would I choose a private money lender?

There are many advantages to using a private money lender for your real estate investments! Private money lenders can be more lenient when it comes to borrower credit issues, often there are no prepayment penalties, you can leverage your cash to buy multiple properties, and private money loans are quicker when compared with institutional loans.

Can I get prequalified for a loan?

CALCAP has a responsive loan team who are able to prequalify you. Contact a loan specialist at 833.816.5580 to get started.

How long does the lending process take?

Private money lending can be a quick and painless process. From start to finish, 30 days is common, however, turn around times can be as short as 10 business days.

Can I still be approved for a loan if I have bad credit?

Generally yes, we understand that people have temporary financial issues that come up, and we want to work with you to help you rise up financially to a better place. Offsets to credit concerns may include experience as a real estate investor, good cash reserves, and/or larger down payments.

I am a broker or investor, how can I work with CALCAP?

Business is built on relationships. Ours is no different. CALCAP Value and Preferred Partners receive exclusive rates and services. For more details and to submit your application, visit our partners page.

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