Why Being a Specialist is Most Beneficial for You…

Over the years, my thinking regarding “experts” has evolved. I once believed that becoming an expert was a worthy goal and hiring an expert was a smart business decision. Not anymore. As someone famously once said, “An expert is someone who can tell you exactly how something can’t be done.” But as we both know, […]

Home Sweet Home

Sba 504 Refi

After a couple of weeks of traveling, the Fountainhead Team is happy to be home and excited about pursuing new opportunities and relationships developed during recent travels. Knowing that being involved in our trade organizations is always beneficial to our Company, we recently attended the NAGGL Conference in San Antonio and most recently, the NADCO […]

Wall of Loan Maturities to Challenge Small Business Owners

If you haven’t yet heard about the “Wall of Maturities” in the commercial mortgage market, you will soon. Between now and 2017, more than $300 billion in commercial real estate loans will mature and need to be refinanced. This represents more than 2.5 times the amount that matured from 2012 – 2014. It’s significant because […]

Safety may save the day, but it never WINS the day…

Create Wealth with SBA 504 Loan

The above phrase is one of the key takeaways in an article I read last week about one of my favorite restaurateurs, Danny Meyer. You might recognize his name as the founder of Shake Shack, which seems to be taking the country by storm these days, since its recent IPO. While that burger-joint has appeared […]

SBA 504 Has a New Secondary Market Player

FasttTrack 504

Bob Coleman of The Coleman Report interviews Chris about the launching of our FastTrack 504 Program…enjoy Bob Coleman: “Hi we are talking with Chris Hurn, Founder & CEO of Fountainhead Commercial Capital. Chris those look like new offices.” Chris Hurn: “They are Bob” Bob Coleman: “FastTrack 504? What is FastTrack 504 and what are you […]

Fountainhead Announces FastTrack 504™ Program

FastTrack 504

Fountainhead Commercial Capital today announced the creation of the FastTrack 504™ program which enables banks and credit unions to fully outsource SBA 504 loans for owner-occupied real estate. Using the FastTrack program, a financial institution can outsource an SBA 504 loan candidate to Fountainhead, which will underwrite the project, assist with SBA authorization and help […]

Fountainhead Commercial Capital Launched

SBA 504 Loans

Renowned small business lender Chris Hurn today launched Fountainhead Commercial Capital, a nationwide lender focused on financing owner-occupied commercial real estate. Hurn, who has lent nearly two billion dollars on commercial real estate through the SBA 504 loan program, opened the doors on the new business and has already started consulting with entrepreneurs about funding […]