1 year ago

Real Estate Financing Options

Through the eyes of an optimist the current economic recession offers many opportunities. With the drop in prices, one such opportunity is to invest in residential and commercial real estate. While there is a substantial degree of risk involved, i read more...



1 year ago

Commercial loans threaten small banks, watchdog group says

By Jennifer Liberto, senior writerFebruary 11, 2010: 3:50 AM ET


WASHINGTON (CNNMoney.com) -- A congressional watchdog panel warned on Thursday that mounting commercial real estate losses could endanger the banking system an read more...



1 year ago

Astoria Financial Corp (AF) Company Profile

Astoria Financial Corporation, incorporated on June 14, 1993, is the unitary savings and loan holding company of Astoria Bank and its subsidiaries. The Company's principal business is the operation of its subsidiary, Astoria Bank, which is a local read more...



1 year ago

Commercial Loans Vs SBA Mortgage Loans

When comparing commercial loans with SBA loans there are some things to keep in mind. First SBA loans have the highest loan to value in the industry. It's also very common to have the ability to put most of the costs of your project into your loa read more...



1 year ago

Better Foreclosure Numbers? Not Really.

Last Updated Nov 12, 2009 7:47 AM EST

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1 year ago

Craig Higdon BSME, MBA, CA Real Estate Broker



Commercial Lending Trainer and Lender Expert

Craig Higdon Quick Facts

Main Areas: Commercial real estate lending, brokerage, and investing

Career Focus: Business Owner

Affiliation: ICSC, NAR

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1 year ago

Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (the "Company" or "ARI")

(NYSE:ARI) today reported financial results for the three and six month

periods ended June 30, 2016.

Second Quarter 2016 Highlig read more...