Bison Closes Next A&D Loan for 100% of Project Cost

by David Repka   Bison announces another closing and funding of a high-octane credit facility for a developer of single tenant net leased properties. Overview: Have more projects than capital? Bison Financial Group just closed its 3rd deal in 2019 Read More

Bison Discusses What to Expect for the Retail Financing Sector in 2020

by Jared Repka Bison Financial Group principal, David Repka, was recently interviewed by a national commercial real estate publication to discuss his views on where the Retail Financing Market is headed in 2020…. Q: What are your predictions for retail Read More

Bison Closes A&D Loan for 100% of Project Cost

by David Repka   Bison announces the closing and funding of a high-octane credit facility for a developer of single tenant net leased properties. Overview: The tenant is Wawa, one of the nation’s fastest-growing gas/convenience store chains Wawa is a Read More

Crittenden Real Estate Finance Conference is Next Week

by David Repka Crittenden Real Estate Finance Conference is less than a week away! Join speaker, David Repka from Bison Financial Group, at the next Crittenden Real Estate Finance Conference! Held September, 18-20, 2019 in Miami, Florida at Mandarin Oriental Read More

Bison Arranges Massive Cash Out Event on Scattered Site Rental Housing Portfolio

by David Repka Bison Financial Group has arranged a non-recourse loan with massive cash out to refinance a portfolio of single-family and small multifamily properties located in West Central Florida.  Overview: 220+ rental units Most of the properties are rented Read More

What is “Promotable Preferred Equity”?

By David Repka What is “Promotable Preferred Equity”? Short answer: it is how real estate developers get rich!   Long answer: It is a way that real estate developers earn entrepreneurial profits above and beyond the returns generated from their Read More

How Does an Entrepreneurial Real Estate Investor Compete in 2014?

By David Repka Investors of every risk profile have returned to the commercial real estate marketplace looking for compelling, risk adjusted investment opportunities. 2014 will go down in history as the year “normalcy” returned to the marketplace. The increase in competition Read More

Debt and Equity for Build to Suit Projects

Bison Financial Group, through a joint venture Construction Build-to-Suit platform, can provide merchant developers the ability to create new opportunities for their team without the developer committing capital. Specifically, 100% of the capital will be made available; this benefits a Read More

Did Bison Just Set a Record for Loan Proceeds Per Square Foot on a Florida Retail Property?

Bison Financial Group, based in St. Petersburg, FL, has arranged a loan at what is quite possibly the highest loan proceeds per square foot on an unanchored retail shopping center achieved in Florida since the financial meltdown of 2008 . Read More