CLOPTON CAPITAL NON-BANK COMMERCIAL MORTGAGE ORIGINATION OUTPACING VOLUME OF BANK LOANS
October 22, 2018
Progressive Commercial Mortgage Broker Is Seeing Non-Bank Lending A Larger Part of Its Business Over Traditional Bank Loans
Clopton Capital is a nationwide commercial mortgage broker that offers a wide range of loan products for commercial real estate. The loans they arrange are from several different types of lenders, including banks, credit unions, life insurance companies, & other non-bank lenders. As of today, non-bank loan origination has become the largest part the origination volume at the company and they expect it to increase further.
There are a lot of reasons local banks would struggle to compete for commercial mortgage business in today’s environment, where many non-bank lenders have entered the space.
1. Banks are highly regulated entities that often have trouble competing against non-bank lenders that self-regulate.
According to the president of the company Jake Clopton, banks often have...
NightShade Studios pledges US$200,000 to Red Cross in support of Hurricane Michael Relief Activities
October 20, 2018
Category four Hurricane "Michael" made landfall as the strongest storm of the season in Florida on 10 October. As it moved inland, the storm weakened to a tropical storm, causing serious damage to the UnitedStates.As of the 11th," Michael" least seven deaths had been attributed to Michael. Thousands of homes have been destroyed, and the extensive power outages over the region cut off the power of about 1.1 million homes and businesses."Michael" is the third most intense hurricane to strike the United States.Michael attained peak winds of 250 kilometers per hour becoming the first to...
Soulstring Report: Is Jointer Set To Develop Worlds Largest Commercial Real Estate Blockchain Market?
October 22, 2018
Via: Jointer, and its CEO Jude Regev, has ambitious plans for its innovative AI and blockchain technology platform that they think will efficiently enable investors to bypass a tedious underwriting process and clear the path for commercial real-estate security token investment.And, if all goes according to plan, Jointer may emerge well-positioned to become the world's first primary market for commercial real estate ICOs, filling the current security and efficiency void in the security token market that exists within products offered by , Harbor, and . The Jointer platform may also fill a niche in the secondary security markets targeted by , GBX, and Bank To The Future, where several inefficiencies have also been identified.The Jointer Platform: Limit Risk and Market ICO'sThe primary service that Jointer is developing is the means to not only limit risk for investors but to allow property owners the ability...
Payper to host HR Open Standards Fall Community Meeting
October 05, 2018
Join the HR Open Standards European Community at the , Netherlands as hosts our on October 25th. Learn about how HR Open standards are important to the industry and the steps for successful implementation. Salesforce will lead our keynote session discussing their 5 methods for Employee Success and how you can adopt these methods to make a great workplace!
Session and Speaker Highlights include:
Welcome & HR Open Standards Presentation | Jan-Willem van der Boom, Board Member – HR Open Standards
Simplify Employability | Edwin Schaap, CEO – Payper: learn about Payper’s vision for employability and why they believe HR Open Standards are important for the industry.
How to Implement HR Open Standards | Marcel de Brauwer, CEO – HR2day & Paula van Strein, Lead Salesforce Developer – Payper: A case study of how HR2day and Payper have implemented HR Open Standards.
Liberty Counsel – Not Qualified to Provide Legal Services in North Carolina
October 23, 2018
Liberty Counsel – Not Qualified to Provide Legal Services in North CarolinaThe North Carolina State Bar has had some strong words for Richard L. Mast Jr. a Senior Litigator at Liberty Counsel.In a letter to Richard Mast dated August 13th 2018, the North Carolina Bar told Richard they now possess enough evidence to sue him for the Unauthorized Practice of Law.They have instructed Richard that it is now in their discretion to sue if he elects to continue his conduct.This begs several questions about the ethics at Liberty Counsel, because North Carolina considers the act of practicing law without a license to be a crime.Imagine a doctor practicing medicine without a license, or a realtor practicing without licensure, or a pilot flying a commercial plane.Yet Richard has decided to be a crusader for Evangelical values by practicing a learned profession without licensure in North Carolina. Here are some questions...
Record Display for Hargrave Custom Yachts at Fort Lauderdale Show
October 23, 2018
HARGRAVE CUSTOM YACHTS TO OFFER 12 MULTI-MILLION-DOLLAR YACHTS FOR SALE AT
FORT LAUDERDALE INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW
State-of-the-art boat designer has been a preeminent exhibitor at the largest global boat show for more than 20 years
Oct. 23, 2018 – From October 31 through November 4, will display 12 custom-designed luxury yachts valued at more than $71 million at the 59th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS).This marks the 20th year in a row that Hargrave has exhibited so many – and such varied – custom-crafted vessels at the largest in-water boat show in the world.
Based in Fort Lauderdale, the “yachting capital of the world,” Hargrave has been a pioneer in designing, building and distributing made-to-order luxury yachts for clients around the world since...
BUILD1x - A FINTECH PLATFORM SET TO DISRUPT THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
October 19, 2018
BUILD1x is fired up to introduce the BUILD1x platform, an interactive solution for builders, contractors and workers to factor loans, pay/get paid, post jobs/ find jobs and communicate efficiently to save money and time.
BUILD1x Founder, Trac Stephenson, says, “There are literally millions of construction professionals that face challenges on a daily basis which limit their ability to perform and grow their business. Technology has ignored them… until now. BUILD1x is a mobile platform developed specifically for construction professionals to help them better find job opportunities, communicate better on existing projects, and get loans as well as accept payments fast reducing unnecessary costs. “As a contractor, I know the pain of predatory loans, finding talent and getting paid faster, so I had our team build a all in one solution.”
Launching fully in January of 2019 on iOS (already in beta), Android and web, BUILD1x will provide the construction...
Dr.Numb Guide to Microneedling: What, Why and How.
October 20, 2018
First emerged back in 1995, microneedling (also known as dermarolling) as a cosmetological procedure gained an extreme popularity in recent years, due to the technology improvement and Social Media posts of celebs, sharing the details of this skincare routine. As the leading topical anesthetic brand, takes a closer look at this procedure and shares step-by-step guide to having your microneedling session go well and bring impressive results.
WHAT IS MICRONEEDLING?
Simply saying, microneedling is a procedure of inserting very fine needles with a special device (dermaroller or another one) into a skin surface. Dermaroller is the most cost-effective and common device in such procedure, and it is made up of hundreds of micro-fine needles. During the procedure, the device is being rolled over the face, causing minor skin pricks.
WHY YOU SHOULD TRY IT?
The skin-pricking with dermaroller causes minor injuries in the skin,...
Mariposa Extensive PR & Marketing Services with New Website Agency
October 19, 2018
Oct. 15, 2018. Mariposa Communications, a nationally-recognized and award-winning boutique , announces its new and extensive public relations and marketing services. The boutique agency launched has its new website featuring its updated offerings, to include influencer management, marketing strategy, and customized social media services to fashion brands.
In combination with traditional public relations services, the agency offers curated influencer campaign creation, negotiation and execution to showcase a brand’s unique product and mission.
“It is so beneficial for our independent fashion brands to generate content and spark conversations across top platforms to gain credibility and spread word of their inspiring mission,” says Liz Anthony, Founder, and President of Mariposa. The agency specializes in fashion accessory brands, focusing on those that are female-founded, ethically operated, sustainably sourced with charitable components.
THE BILLION DOLLAR FUND FOR WOMEN ANNOUNCED AT THE WORLD WOMAN SUMMIT 2018
October 19, 2018
Funding Consortium presents a solution to decades-old gender funding gap problem through mission-driven investing. The October 11-13, held at the Clinton Presidential Center, brought together diverse voices and insights of luminaries from the worlds of business, entertainment, science and technology for one purpose: to accelerate women’s leadership through Gender Harmony—a global movement that empowers women in a bold, new way to support the , set by the United Nations General Assembly. This year’s summit was the launchpad for The Billion Dollar Fund for Women (TBDF), a global consortium of blended finance partners committed to accelerate access to funding and resources for women entrepreneurs. TBDF’s goal is to mobilize $1 Billion in funding for companies founded by women entrepreneurs over the next 10 years, globally.
Entrepreneur and The Billion Dollar Fund for Women founding team member Anu Jain’s announcement of the consortium...