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  • Hillmount Capital News ·

Looking for a Construction Loan?

Anyone with aspirations for building or renovating a home, whether for themselves or others, may need help financing their project. In many cases, financial institutions have become more difficult to access for construction loans, as they reign in their willingness to lend during uncertain economic times. How can you evaluate…
Real estate update
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COVID-19: Real Estate Update – November 18, 2020

The following update is based on our ongoing discussions with borrowers and industry peers, but we are ultimately taking direction from the government, financial regulators, and our stakeholders. Our observations continue to evolve, and we are focused on opportunities in every asset class as follows: Residential Following nine months of…
Case Study
  • Transactions ·

1st Mortgage – 6000+ Custom Home

The Situation: The borrower was looking to tear down their existing home and construct a new 6,325 SF custom home. There was an existing 1st mortgage on the property which would not provide or approve any construction financing. A good portion of the borrower’s working capital was tied up overseas…
Case Study
  • Transactions ·

Second Mortgage – 11 Properties

The Situation: The borrower required funds for debt consolidation, tax arrears, and working capital for a business venture. The borrower owns 11 residential rental properties, all carried 1st mortgages with financial institutions and a number had second mortgage charges. The borrower is self-employed, making it a challenge to prove income,…