Getting debt quotes from commercial lenders can take days to weeks. Learning to ballpark your own loan sizing using simple lending guidelines will give you a headstart on the competition.

As part of a two episode series from last week, we talk with Lane Beene, owner of Pilot Properties and Spencer Burton, creator of the popular commercial real estate financial modeling website - Adventures in CRE - about how to quickly size a loan on an apartment property using free downloadable analysis tools.

Watch this episode to learn
* How to quickly ballpark the financing terms your deal will qualify for
* Key metrics that lenders use to size your loan & how to model them
* What is the difference between debt service and debt yield
* When to use bridge debt and what to watch out for

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