Why choose us for your next Hotel loan?

Every hotel project is unique. It takes professionals that know and comprehend the characteristics of hotels and the market that the hotel is in to assist best placement of the financing of your project. The right partners are everything. We will find the appropriate funding to fulfill both your short-term and your long term hotel financing needs. If your development or existing flagged hotel or resort, a new renovation task, a roadside motel, or all other circumstance’s in between we can assist.

Simply put, our specialists have the experience the contacts and the experience to make get your project off the ground. If you are searching for a Hotel loans or an equity partner, give us a call. You will not be dissatisfied!  Call Us Today! 844-686-7473

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Fixed and Variable Rate Hotel Lending Parameters

Loan Amount

$2,000,000 to $300,000,000+

Loan Term

5, 7, and 10 Year

Asset Types

Stabilized and Development hotels

Geographic Scope

All of the U.S.

Borrowing Entity

Single purpose entity


First Mortgage / Mezzanine


From 75% to 90% of appraised (or completed in the case of development) value.

Minimum DSCR

1.20x underwritten net cash flow for most property types; program limit to 1.05x


Typically 20-30-year amortization

Interest Rate

Fixed Rate; Swap based pricing


Defeasance or yield maintenance


Non-recourse to Key Principals except for customary bad boy carve-outs

The SBA also has very attractive financing available.

SBA Hotel Loans & Funding – Refinance, Purchase, Building, Restoration

SBA Hotel Financing & Refinancing

SBA 504 or 7a financing could an option to purchase, redesign or re-finance a resort or hotel. In addition, current changes to SBA qualification guidelines have made it possible to fund multiple projects along with bigger buildings.

Hotel Renovation Funding Available

Hotel loans are offered for seasoned hotel owners integrating several locations where there is demand. Lenders are most definitely financing more jobs then in the last few years – specifically if the loan has either an SBA or USDA Warranty.

$15 million Project Funded

We recently helped a client with the financing of a $15 million hotel that had actually been stalled due to the absence of ideal financing. The client had been attempting to secure decent funding for approx. 2.5 years prior to connecting to us. Before they came to us they only had offers that were obnoxious at best – quite high rates and also surrendering equity. We secured a low rate and favorable terms so thier project could resume.

Larger projects needing financing from $5 million to $50 million are also possible at approx. 80% financing through conventional (non-SBA) financing. Some projects can go as high as 905 depending on the strength of the borrowers and the project.

Contact us to learn more to see if your loan will qualify.

Hotel Refinancing

Refinancing Alternatives:

CMBS – There are likewise real indications of life in the CMBS financing market with extremely eye-catching terms for bigger loans for higher end properties. Optimum lending to value is typically 75 %. Cash out is not an issue and the loans are NON-recourse, and fixed for around 10 years with a 30 year amortization.

7a program – the 7a program can be utilized for a hotel re-finance. The maximum lending restriction is $5,000,000.

504 Program – the “irreversible” 504 Refinance as well as Expansion program is offered. This program permits hotel owners to refinance a regular hotel property with cash out if they are expanding it or rehabbing the structure or purchasing another property if the complete project price of the expansion is two times just what they presently owe.

USDA – The USDA likewise supplies a program for equipments simply outside metro areas, semi-rural locations as well as backwoods, but it could in some cases be tough to get a refinance as they require 10 % net concrete equity. If you are in an eligible location after that it deserves planning to see if you can certify as it is an appealing program for loan providers as well as offers a Three Decade amortization. Kindly call us for information.

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Hotel & Motel Financing – More Info/State of the Current Market:

Loans are readily available for experienced hotel owners to acquire well kept hotels with excellent cash flow
Refinances are available as kept in mind above.
Developer funding is available for certified debtors, particularly in areas with a growing economic climate (an example would certainly be Texas).
The 7a program could suit financings up to $5 million.
The 504 can fit a lot bigger loans.
Independent hotels and also motels are financeable.
Branded hotel properties are a little easier to fund in the present environment, yet there are currently a lot more options for independents.
15 % down is possible for seasoned hotels – 20 % is more the norm. (Hotel owners that currently possess (or quite recently possessed) a minimum of 1 profitable commercial property are qualified for 15 % down, particularly if the brand-new loan qualifies as a growth of their already existing business).
Guarantors/Management ought to have strong hotel administration or ownership record.
PIPs and also improvements are qualified to be financed.
Bridge loans are readily available.
FFE can be financed.

call us to find out even more!

Funding A number of Hotels that are going green.

A recent modification to SBA 504 standards has actually made it feasible for hoteliers to gain access to much more credit using the 504 financing program.

Especially, if you presently possess a hotel and you get or construct one more building and the new property is 10 % more energy effective compared to your existing property. After that you could get a Power Effective or (green loan) 504 lending which successfully eliminates the maximum eligibility limitations for SBA funding.

(Call us concerning this as there have been modifications to this program – even more info will certainly be offered quickly).

SBA financing usually has eligibility restrictions of $5 million in total financing each debtor unless you are financing a green hotel.

Green 504 loans are exempt from normal SBA plans concerning jobs creation/retention and also maximum SBA qualification as well as the brand-new standard eliminates the $5 million cap on eligibility as long as the loan being funded is taken into consideration energy effective.

In short, SBA will now determine optimal eligibility on a “per loan basis” which makes it possible to fund numerous green projects with a 504 financing. This is big information for knowledgeable hoteliers obtaining additional existing commercial properties specifically when you think about that companies with net concrete assets of as much as $15 million and also earnings of $5 million can now qualify for SBA funding.

Call us for comprehensive details on just what it requires to certify.

“A-” SBA 504 Program For Those Returning to Profitability.

This program is readily available for hoteliers who can show that they have gone back to productivity and who match the specifications of the SBA 504 program.

This program is specifically for skilled hoteliers whose business has actually recoiled from the lows of the Economic downturn.

Great candidates are those which fulfill the demands for the SBA 504 or the 7a program that perhaps lost money a few years earlier, but have actually given that made a profit and also remain to show favorable trends.

Ideal candidates for this program:.

Limited service.
Branded Hotels.
Primary or secondary market.
Loan amounts in the $1-5MM range. Contact us to find out more

Qualifying for the “A-” Hotel Lending Program:.

Credit report: Typically at least 640 (with Letter of Description pertaining to derogatory accounts).

LTV: Up to 80 %.

Minimum lending amount: $1million.

Optimum lending amount: $12 million, but anything over $5 million could be difficult.

Flag/No flag: Flagged preferred, but will consider independent hotels/motels.

Interior corridor Only.

Called for DSCR: Prefer 1.25 X, yet all purchases taken into consideration case by case.

Star reports: Have to reveal Favorable trends.

Tenancy: No particular minimum tenancy, but deal needs to capital.

Leased land: Leasehold, ground leases are practically feasible.

Improvements/Renovations/Upgrade Prices (For Acquisitions): Permitted, yet rmeodellings have to be finished in approx. 120 days.

Financial’s/ Income tax return: Must have newest tax obligation year returns finished and YTD Financials. (Debtor prepared Financials are ALRIGHT).

504 Hotel Financing Emphasizes.
A lot bigger loans currently possible with recent changes to program.

Quite reduced prices and also long-term financing.

Minimum 15 % deposit or equity.

Increased SBA Qualification if you Go Green.

Readily available for Acquisition.
contact us to learn even more!

SBA hotel Funding – More Specific Information hotel-motel-financing.
Generally SBA Hotel loans maxed out at concerning $3.5 million, however changes to 504 program permit loans of up to $12 million+ and slightly greater if you can minimize your power usage by 10 % or if you could produce several of your very own power. For more information about energy efficiency and also environment-friendly power please see our Green 504 Loan page.

One more change to the 504 program permits bigger, a lot more profitable companies to qualify for the program. Businesses could now have a total assets around $15 million, and web (after tax obligation) revenue of up to $5 million as an outcome of the “Small Business Financing Costs”which increased the limits drastically allowing a lot more successful hoteliers to finance even more or bigger real properties.

The SBA 504 is excellent for, but not limited to, branded, limited work in hotel and also motel franchise business like the following:.

Best Western Inn
Choice Hotels International
Comfort Inn
Comfort Inn & Suites
Country Inn & Suites
Courtyard Inn
Days Inn
Econo Lodge Motel
Fairfield Inn
Four Points
Hampton Inn
Hilton Garden Inn
Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Express
Quality Inn
Ramada Inn
Sleep Inn
Super 8 Motel

Please contact us to learn even more regarding SBA hotel as well as motel funding as wells as USDA Resort Loans.

* Please consult your accountant as well as the appropriate events to validate qualification as well as tax obligation deductibility.

**”Going Environment-friendly” likewise offers you considerable tax deductions in a lot of states because mostly all states (and also the Federal Federal government) have created major tax obligation benefits for business that abide by eco-friendly structure and also energy reliable standards. (There is presently a 30 % Government Grant for renewable resource “real property” that can be utilized in the direction of your down payment/equity injection).

Solar & Power Effective Modern technology Financing for Hotels.
Photovoltaic panel – either roofing system placed or on the ground – could be financed with a “eco-friendly 504 financing” because the program enables funding of equipment with an useful life of 10 or even more years. (Photovoltaic panel are qualified considering that they are expected to last approximately 25 years).

There many federal and state grants as well as other motivations offered.