4 Tips for Securing SBA Commercial Loans Texas

2page_img3-bigSBA commercial loans Texas offer some great benefits for borrowers but the application process can be long and tedious. Give yourself the edge by following these tips when you are applying.

It can take a lot of time and patience to be approved for SBA commercial loans Texas. But the low interest and down payment requirements as well as the very favorable repayment terms make it worth the extra effort. But to be more certain that you are going to get approved, you need to follow a few tips to make your application stand out from the crowd.

Having your credit and finances in order before you apply is critical. You want to do all that you can to improve your credit score prior to beginning the application. Be sure that you have not maxed out your credit and that any debt that you owe is being paid off ahead of schedule. Your goal should be to get your credit utilization under 30% to get the most favorable review from the SBA lenders.

Having all of your documentation in order prior to starting your commercial loans Texas application will make the process less stressful and more rapid. SBA lenders are notorious for requesting very detailed financial information about your company and about the owners. Having that packet prepared and ready to submit will show all lenders that you have invested time and effort into the process already and are prepared to answer any additional questions that they might have for you.

Be Ready to Relate Your Story

Seeking commercial loans Texas is much like trying to land a client. The lender will have many of the same questions that a potential client might have. They want to know about your business, your industry and why you are the expert that they should put their faith in. A customer wants to know that you will do a good job because they are going to pay you for your product or service. A lender wants to know that you will do a good job because they want your customers to continue to pay you so that you can repay your loan. Also be ready to answer any questions that the lender might have about your business plan or business model. Explaining this information will demonstrate your knowledge and skill in working within your industry and in business in general.

Don’t Be Afraid to Shop Around

Not all SBA lenders are the same. So you will want to be sure that you explore all of your options and the lenders who are working with the SBA. This will ensure that you select the best lender to meet your current and future needs. Being comfortable with the lender is important and so are the terms that they are offering you. Take some time to get to know the lenders and determine who might be the best fit for you. A smaller regional lender might be a better fit for a new company or a smaller loan amount. Following these few tips can make the process a little faster and much more successful.


Dennis Dahlberg
Level 4 Funding LLC  Private Hard Money Lender
Arizona Tel:  (623) 582-4444
Texas Tel:      (512) 516-1177
Dennis@level4funding.com NMLS 1057378 | AZMB 0923961 | MLO 1057378
22601 N 19th Ave Suite 112 | Phoenix | AZ | 85027
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About the Author:  Dennis has been working in the real estate industry in some capacity for the last 40 years. He purchased his first property when he was just 18 years old. He quickly learned about the amazing investment opportunities provided by trust deed investing and hard money loans. His desire to help others make money in real estate investing led him to specialize in alternative funding for real estate investors who may have trouble getting a traditional bank loan. Dennis is passionate about alternative funding sources and sharing his knowledge with others to help make their dreams come true. Dennis has been married to his wonderful wife for 42 years. They have 2 beautiful daughters 5 amazing grandchildren. Dennis has been an Arizona resident for the past 40 years.

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