1. Working with Granite Companies Will Help You Maintain Professional Relationships

    In many industries, one of the most important aspects of building your business and reputation revolves around the professional relationships you establish over the years. This is very true for contractors who are leading large scale projects using construction loans. When you were a small, independent contractor, you spent hours finding the perfect electrical team to bring to each project. Or per…Read More

  2. Even More Reasons Contractors Love Working with Granite Companies

    As a contractor, it can be difficult to work on poorly managed construction loan projects. Whether due to inexperience, poor budgeting, or lack of involvement, a project can quickly go awry and a contractor can be under water fast. But knowing that a lender is working with a risk management firm and funds distributor can help put any contractor’s mind at ease. Consider these additional reasons t…Read More

  3. How Working With Granite Companies Benefits Lenders

    Any real estate investment has its risks, but as a lender, those investments have to be a pretty sure bet in order to move forward. With construction lending, there are many places in the construction process where problems can arise, bringing the project to a screeching hault. When you’ve invested money into a project of that scale, it’s unacceptable to let it fail due to problems that could …Read More

  4. How Working With Granite Companies Benefits Contractors

    Being a contractor working on a project backed by a construction loan can have some great benefits; there can also be some difficult struggles along the way as well depending how your employer chooses to manage their project and funds. Working on projects that are managed by Granite Companies can help to reduce the risk to contractors as well as lenders. Consider the following benefits to working …Read More

  5. When It Comes to a Loan It’s Critical to Talk About This

    A construction lending process needs to be concise and accurate when it comes to planning, development, budget, and the implementation. Due to the high costs associated with a construction project, it’s important to be on top of the project from start to finish. This includes having a very clear and detailed budget early on. Granite Companies can help your construction lending project make an …Read More

  6. 2 Reasons Excellent Reporting is the Key

    When you plan a construction project, you lay out all the different variables and timelines before the project begins. You then proceed to procure the money in order to implement the project. After construction has begun, vendors must be paid and deadlines met. When the project finally reaches completion, it’s important and often necessary to look back and make sure that every penny is accounted…Read More

  7. The One Thing You Need In Loan Management: Transparency

    Working in the construction lending business, we know how important your project is to you and how important it is that your project succeeds. Finding a construction loan management firm that can work with you effectively from the start of your project, all the way to the end can be tough. When choosing a company for your construction lending management needs and risk mitigation, there is one thin…Read More

  8. 4 Ways To Improve Your Small Business

    At Granite Companies, one of the fundamental aspects of our company is partnering with other businesses, both large and small. We know that, in many ways, small businesses are the backbone of the American economy. They embody what we value, qualities like perseverance, entrepreneurship, risk-taking, and plain old hard work. A lot of the success gained by a small business is due to its internal wor…Read More

  9. What Is Warehouse Mortgage Lending?

    We know that sometimes business and financial terminology can be needlessly complicated. For example, when most people hear the phrase “warehouse mortgage lending,” they’ll reasonably think it’s a loan to buy a big building that you store stuff in. Today, we’re going to explain what this term means and why it’s relevant. Warehouse mortgage lending actually refers to a specialized line …Read More

  10. 5 Tips For Effective Pump Troubleshooting

    In the world of construction inspection, things will sometimes go wrong, that’s the nature of the beast. If the pumps in your facility go down, figuring out the problem and getting back online can cost you valuable time. We provide construction inspections and, over time, we’ve learned a couple of useful tricks. Keep reading for 5 things to keep in mind when the pump starts causing problems. T…Read More