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We are a commercial real estate lending institution. We are the experts in providing small to mid-sized businesses with 90% loan-to-cost owner occupied commercial real estate financing.
Mercantile Capital Corporation (MCC), is a different kind of commercial real estate lending institution, ideal for entrepreneurs just like you. Based in Orlando, Florida, we are the acknowledged experts in providing small to mid-sized businesses with 90% loan-to-cost owner-occupied commercial real estate financing through our 504 Loan Program. MCC is the only company nationwide that exclusively focuses on providing 504 loans for business owners to finance commercial property.
Our financing program can benefit small business owners in the following ways:
Get 90% financing of the total project costs to preserve more capital.
Own an appreciable asset while lowering current real estate expenses up to 40% instead of leasing.
Receive up to 25-year fully amortizing terms to lessen the impact on cash flow.
Secure 24-hour pre-approvals, three-day commitments and 45-day closes for the quickest turnaround time in the industry.
With our 90% loan-to-cost 504 loans, owners of small and mid-sized businesses can preserve capital and maximize cash flow to better afford purchasing commercial property instead of leasing.
MCC is the preferred alternative to ordinary banks and lending institutions. We do not set unrealistic expectations, and we always keep our clients in the loop throughout the entire loan process. MCC strives to give fast and accurate responses to our borrowers every step of the way. We are unmatched in our attention to excellence in customer service, turnaround time, knowledge and professionalism.
Chris Hurn is currently President, CEO, Cofounder and Board member of Mercantile Capital Corporation (MCC). His company was recently added to the 2007 Inc. 500 list of the fastest growing companies in America, number 245 with 951% growth over the past 3 years. Chris is well-known for his innovative marketing achievements and continues to coach and consult with various business owners and entrepreneurs. To date, MCC has closed commercial loans in 31 states for over $350 million in total project costs - one business owner at a time, and has been voted "Best Place to Work" by the Orlando Business Journal for 3 years running. A few other business achievements Chris has received:
Reader's Choice Award for "Most Respected Executive in Central Florida" and "Best Small Company in Central Florida."
"SBA Marketing Guru of the Year."
NADCO's Banker of the Year.
SBA Financial Services Champion.
Top Twenty Most Influential People in Small Business lending.
Hallmark Award for Top Producer in Mortgage Lending.
"Top Male, 40 Under 40″ in Orlando.
One of the "100 Most Influential People" in Orlando.
"Our experience with MCC was so positive that we went straight back to them for more commercial transactions. Thanks for your help MCC!!" Lance Stemples Owner, Leaps and Bounds, LLC
"With MCC's 504 Loan Program, and their expertise and creative financing, I was able to satisfy the requirements for the down payment easily." Dr. Ben Larson O.D. Owner, Advanced Eye Care of Central Florida
"If I were to choose one word to describe my experience working with MCC it would be speed. MCC has been extremely quick and proficient. Most of the time, we are used to stepping in and handling everything. We usually end up going a step further with the buyer and handle a lot of the negotiations with the lender. We haven't had to do that with the two recent deals that we've completed with MCC. From the very beginning, we understood MCC's parameters, and that's important for us when trying to sell a piece of real estate. We've gone to [potential buyers], stood there on-sight with a calculator and said, "You need to put approximately 10% down. This is approximately going to be your rate. Call these guys. MCC had a very clear understanding up front with us – standing on-site while looking at the property – of what they're monthly debt service is going to be and how that compares to paying rent. MCC has done a great thing in making this a painless process for us and doing it in a very timely manner. They kept up with the contracts' critical dates extremely well." Billy Bishop President, Bishop Realty and Development
"My appreciation for the guidance, service, and commitment extended during and after the closing of my loan cannot be overstated. I am very proud of our new office building and the long-term business reflection it has made to this community. A sincere thank you to Chris Hurn and Geof Longstaff for their help in making this possible. Having our own location with its visibility has made a substantial difference in our business. The MCC 504 program fit our situation to a tee and I was impressed with the ease in which it was all completed!" Joe Bert Owner, Chairman and CEO, Certified Financial Group, Inc.
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.