Small Business

OVERVIEW

Ready Capital, through its subsidiary Readycap Lending, LLC, is an approved non-bank, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Preferred Lender that provides financing under the SBA 7(a) and 504 loan programs, offering secured and unsecured financing nationwide to small business owners.

We provide loans from $350,000 to $5 million, with a track record of successfully navigating the SBA loan process and delivering competitive lending solutions for growing businesses.

We offer entrepreneurs, professionals and business owners the ability to take advantage of flexible terms and competitive loan rates to fund a range of business needs – from start-ups to business acquisitions, real estate, equipment, working capital and more.

Our SBA 7(a) small business loans offer longer terms, lower down payments and more flexibility than other types of business financing, to improve cash flow as you expand or start your business.

Check out our most recent transactions & client testimonials:

$1,975,000
Real Estate Purchase
Small Business
Offices of Podiatrists
25 Year Term
Lewisville, TX
$1,750,000
Real Estate Purchase
Small Business
Tire Dealers
25 Year Term
Reno, NV
$4,080,000
Real Estate Purchase
Small Business
Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels
25 Year Term
Salem, OR
$3,465,000
Business Acquisition
Small Business
Golf Courses and Country Clubs
25 Year Term
Franklin, TN
$425,000
Take- Out Construction
Small Business
Snack and Nonalcoholic Beverage Bars
10 Year Term
Baton Rouge, LA
$1,155,000
Refinance
Small Business
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores
25 Year Term
East Dundee, IL
$420,000
Building Improvements
Small Business
Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels
25 Year Term
Shreveport, LA
$4,015,000
Real Estate Purchase
Small Business
Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels
25 Year Term
Shreveport, LA
$350,000
Equipment Purchase
Small Business
Commercial Printing
10 Year Term
Fountain Valley, CA
$900,000
Refinance
Small Business
Elementary and Secondary Schools
25 Year Term
Carlsbad, CA
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$4,510,000
Real Estate Purchase
Small Business
Flagged Hotel
25 Year Term
Ontario, OR

“I found the process to be extremely efficient and smooth. Every contact I dealt with at each new stage of the process was highly professional, experienced, quick and informative in their responses, and gracious in their guidance. Our dream of becoming arts entrepreneurs would not have come to fruition this soon without the tremendous efforts of everyone at Ready Capital. We are endlessly grateful.”

- Ian
$585,000
Business Acquisition
Small Business
Store Retailers
10 Year Term
Salt Lake City, UT
$733,000
Working Capital
Small Business
Tire and Tube Merchant Wholesalers
10 Year Term
Colorado Springs, CO
$1,150,000
Take-out Construction
Small Business
Caterers
10 Year Term
Torrance, CA

“Making a decision to expand my business was a difficult decision. Identifying a lender to provide funding was easy. Ready Capital’s team had the necessary experience and expertise needed to complete my loan process in a timely and professional manner. From the initial phone call through fund distribution, their team was active in ensuring the process was fully explained and understood.”

- Greg
$2,096,000
Construction
Small Business
Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores
25 Year Term
Columbia , SC
$1,173,000
Business Acquisition
Small Business
Insurance Agency
10 years Year Term
Austin, TX
$482,000
Refinance
Small Business
Wineries
25 years Year Term
Somerset, CA
$11,126,000
Business Acquisition
Small Business
Freight Transportation Arrangement
10 years Year Term
Miami, FL
$2,390,000
Refinance
Small Business
Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels
25 years Year Term
Laurel, MS
$758,000

Small Business
Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning
25 years Year Term
August , GA
$4,750,000
Real Estate Purchase
Small Business
Child Day Care Services
25 years Year Term
Berkeley Heights, NJ
$2,300,000
Real Estate Purchase
Small Business
Full-Service Restaurants
25 years Year Term
Kennsesaw, GA
CRITERIA

Ready Capital provides competitive programs to meet a wide range of borrower needs. Contact one of our loan professionals for more information.

Small Business
Use of Proceeds Purchase: real estate, equipment, leaseholds
Refinance: real estate, equipment, debt consolidation
Business Acquisition: purchase existing business, partner buyout
Start Up Business: franchise, professional, expansion
Loan Size $350,000-$5,000,000
Equity Injection Requirements 0% to 20%
Loan Term Up to 25 years fully amortized
Debt Service Coverage 1.15x to 1.30x depending on use of proceeds & industry
Advance Rate Up to 100% financing depending on use of proceeds & industry
Prepayment Real Estate: 3 year (5%, 3%, 1%)
Non-Real Estate: none
Features of All Loan Types Closing cost may be financed
Equity may include seller note or gifted funds
Working capital may be included
Competitive interest rates
Ray Drew
Boynton Beach, FL

Before joining Ready Capital, Ray was a Vice President and SBA Loan Specialist for HomeBanc NA in West Palm Beach, Florida. He was also a client advisor for Mercantile Capital Corporation, where he provided SBA 504 loans for commercial real estate acquisitions, construction projects, and refinancing to small businesses nationwide. Ray received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Central Florida. He proudly serves on the Board of Florida Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders, an organization dedicated to providing education, networking, and promoting awareness of Government Guaranteed Lending Programs for the small business lending community.

Specialties:
  • Small Business
See most recent transactions & client testimonials:
$1,283,000
Real Estate Purchase
Small Business
Equipment Rental and Leasing
25 years Year Term
Fort Lauderdale, FL
$1,635,000
Construction
Small Business
Used Car Dealers
25 years Year Term
Hialeah, FL
$758,000

Small Business
Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning
25 years Year Term
August , GA
$1,170,000
Business Acquisition
Small Business
Child Day Care Services
25 years Year Term
West Palm Beach, FL
$500,000
Partner Buyout
Small Business
Limited-Service Restaurants
10 Year Term
Westminster, MD
$400,000
Refinance
Small Business
Personal Care Services
10 Year Term
Selden, NY
$765,000
Working Capital
Small Business
Food Manufacturing
10 Year Term
Bal Harbour, FL
$350,000
Take-out Construction
Small Business
Limited-Service Restaurants
10 Year Term
Sacramento, CA
$510,000
Real Estate Purchase
Small Business
Assisted Living Facility
25 Year Term
Mount Dora, FL
$350,000
Take-out Construction
Small Business
Limited-Service Restaurants
10 Year Term
Las Vegas, NV
$573,000
Construction
Small Business
Snack and Nonalcoholic Beverage Bars
25 Year Term
Show Low, AZ
$700,000
Real Estate Purchase
Small Business
General Freight Trucking, Local
25 Year Term
Killdeer, ND
$475,000
Equipment Purchase
Small Business
Landscaping Services
9.916666667 Year Term
Smyrna, GA
$709,000
Refinance
Small Business
Limited-Service Restaurants
10 Year Term
Petaluma, CA
$575,000
Refinance
Small Business
Limited-Service Restaurants
10 Year Term
Alpharetta, GA
$350,000
Take-out Construction
Small Business
Limited-Service Restaurants
10 Year Term
Long Beach, CA
NEWS
  • 2019
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  • 2017
  • 2016
Ready Capital Corporation Announces Resignation of Chief Operating Officer, Carole Mortensen - 02/13/2019
Ready Capital Corporation Announces Resignation of Chief Operating Officer, Carole Mortensen Company Release - 2/12/2019 8:00 AM ET NEW YORK, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ready Capital Corporation (NYSE: RC) ("Ready Capital" or the "Company") today announced that Carole Mortensen, Chief Operating O ...
Ready Capital National Bridge Team Closes Over 100 Million in Five States - 02/06/2019
NEW YORK, Feb. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ready Capital National Bridge Originations Team announces the closing of acquisition, renovation, redevelopment and lease-up loans for approximately $100 Million in five states. The Charlotte, NC loan is to finance the acquisition, renovation, and lease-up ...
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