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Bigger Isn’t Always Better: The Joys of Small Balance Lending

Most lenders and investors favor high-end, large-scale commercial real estate loans. This fact of life creates stress for thousands of serious, experienced income property and small business owners needing reliable resources for small balance lending (SBL). This bedrock sector of the California business community is further challenged by the stresses of ongoing high interest rates.

Viva Verde Commercial Capital believes our economy only works when smaller borrowers can access affordable commercial capital. Our CEO and his many lending partners have long specialized in solving the many challenges our community copes with, day after day.

Please share your needs and goals with us. We’ll get to work finding solutions that work for you.

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