Author Archives: Fountainhead 504

Debating Shark Tank’s Big Equity Bite

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If you run a business and have time to watch television, your favorite reality show is likely Shark Tank. The show provides lovers of entrepreneurship with a candy-like fix by showcasing interesting business ideas that may or may not catch the attention of the “shark” investors. While I love the show’s entertainment value and admit that […]

Best Time In A Generation To Purchase Commercial Real Estate

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Regardless of the economic climate, arguments can always be made for why small business owners should purchase their commercial properties. With a steadily growing economy and still historically low interest rates, reasons to buy rather than rent are incredibly compelling right now. I have worked with entrepreneurs and the U.S. Small Business Administration for more […]

Invert Sports dodges growth obstacles with help of Fountainhead

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No time for loans? A huge myth surrounding SBA loans is that they’re very complicated to obtain, and the process takes way too long. Fountainhead always emphasizes that the enemy is not the SBA loan. Your experience with them relies on the lender you choose to borrow with. When you choose to grow with us, […]

Say Thanks to Your Hero Today

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I’m in beautiful San Diego today for the AAHOA (Asian American Hotel Owner’s Association) Convention. There are close to 7,000 hotel owners meeting for several days and the entrepreneurial energy is palpable. I look around at thousands of business owners and feel incredible admiration for their hard work and willingness to take risks. In many […]

You are a key component

We are eager to partner with your CDC to provide SBA 504 financing for business owner wealth creation through CRE ownership. I’ve worked with and closed 504 loans with over 130 CDC’s in my career, and Fountainhead is always honored to be a part of small business success and growth. Partnering with a CDC like […]

Congrats Atlanta Peach Movers

Congratulations to our client and friends at Atlanta Peach Movers. They closed a refinance of approximately $3.6 million in total on this warehouse. They’ve been serving the Atlanta and Southeast markets for over 30 years and are the official movers for the Atlanta Braves and Atlanta Hawks. The company is a success story for small […]

Fountainhead Commercial Capital Names Vratanina Senior Vice President

Fountainhead Commercial Capital today announced that Jeffrey J. Vratanina has joined the company as senior vice president of capital markets. Fountainhead specializes in SBA 504 loans for commercial real estate and low loan-to-value conventional real estate loans while also offering SBA 7(a) loans through its sister-company Fountainhead SBF LLC. Vratanina, who previously built Pinnacle Financial […]

Your daily work can equal extra income

There is so much bluster in the media as the run-up to 2020 is already in full swing. It often seems disconnected from the realities of every day life and business. I know you’re working hard each day to simply serve business owners and help them accomplish their goals. Fountainhead is here to serve your […]