Covid Hammers Finance Outlook

Construction Equipment

Some 93 percent of equipment finance executives report offering payment deferrals to customers, according to the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation’s Covid-19 Impact Survey of the Equipment Finance Industry, conducted May 4-8.

Equipment Finance Group Reports Boost in Construction Equipment Financing

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) has released its 2019 Survey of Equipment Finance Activity reporting overall new business volume grew 4.4 percent in the equipment finance industry in 2018.

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Thinking beyond traditional paradigms to finance modular construction

Construction Dive

Here's how to get financing when most lenders say "no Components are completed faster and with fewer mistakes when they're built in a factory. "

HUD Jumpstarts PACE Financing for Homes

Green Building Law Update

Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Department of Veterans Affairs released new guidance, changing their previous positions, now widely allowing residential Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing. Last week the U.S.

Six tips for navigating the equipment financing process

Construction Dive

Funding heavy-equipment acquisitions through specialized asset-backed financing allows you to purchase more and better equipment

ELFF Finance Index Stays Steady in February

Construction Equipment

Confidence in the equipment finance market remains steady in February, according to the index provider, the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (ELFF). The Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI) was 58.7

Technology and Construction Finance Pros

Contractor Magazine

CFOs should partner with their IT teams to modernize their back-office systems, and prepare to handle a flood of data from the field as paper processes become digital

Equipment Leasing and Finance Industry Confidence Increases in August

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation reported that confidence in the equipment finance market was at 58.9, an increase from the July index of 57.9. When asked to assess their business conditions over the next four months, 16.7

Leases 106

Financing Optimism

Construction Business Owner

The construction industry was undoubtedly one of the hardest-hit segments during the Great Recession, due in part to years of minimal new construction projects, a drastic halt in the homebuilding industry and a significant hit to the unemployment rate.

Equipment Finance Market Softens: EFLA

Construction Equipment

Confidence in the equipment finance market eased this month, according to the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation October 2015 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI). Overall, confidence in the equipment finance market is 58.7,

Finance Confidence Index Higher in August

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) released the August 2017 Mon

DOE releases Better Buildings Healthcare Financing Primer

BD+C

Department of Energy recently released a new Better Buildings Initiative resource, the Healthcare Financing Primer. The U.S. The purpose of the resource is to help organizations take advantage of financial strategies to implement energy-efficiency projects in the healthcare sector.

Pandemic Finance for Contractors: The Major Issues

ENR Construction

Thinking through the sudden jolt to project halts, finance and law

D.O.E. Updates Better Buildings Financing Navigator

Contractor Magazine

DOE has recently updated an online tool that easily connects users to proven approaches and professional connections for financing renewable energy projects

HR, Finance and Accounting Professionals: Learn How to Work Smarter Not Harder at Collaborate 2018

Surveyor

HR, Finance and Accounting Professionals: Learn How to Work Smarter Not Harder at Collaborate 2018. Not a HR, finance or accounting professional? In the construction industry, no two days are ever alike.

Equipment Finance Industry Grows 7%, ELFA Reports

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) released its 2015 Survey of Equipment Finance Activity (SEFA) reporting new business volume grew 6.7 percent in the equipment finance industry in 2014.

Financing Confidence Drops

Construction Equipment

Confidence in the equipment-finance market dropped slightly in July, according to the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation). Its July 2018 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI) was 62.8 in July, easing from the June index of 66.2.

New Finance VP at Uponor

Contractor Magazine

Reutter served as the vice president of Finance for Ecolab’s Global Healthcare business, leading a team throughout U.S. and Europe

79 Percent of Private Firms Relied on Financing Equipment

Construction Equipment

Financing of equipment and software continues strong, according to a recent report from the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation. The majority of businesses (79 percent) relied on financing for at least part of their equipment and software acquisitions last year amid a decline in th

Financing for Affordable Housing Is Increasingly Harder to Secure  

Pro Builder

Financing for Affordable Housing Is Increasingly Harder to Secure . Developers of affordable housing are having a tougher time lining up financing. All forms of construction financing have gotten more difficult to secure, but affordable housing stands out.

ELFA March Monthly Leasing & Finance Index Up 18%

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25) , w

National Energy Improvement Fund Launches Financing Plan in Eight States

Contractor Magazine

Improvements include heating and cooling, windows, doors, siding and roofing, air sealing and insulation, electrical and plumbing, geothermal and whole home energy projects

Confidence in Equipment Finance Down in April

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (ELFF) reported that confidence in the equipment finance market decreased in April to 58.3, down from 60.4 in March. When asked to assess business conditions over the next four months, 13.3 percent of executives responding said they believe conditions

How New Technology Can Help Construction Finance Pros

Contractor Magazine

CFOs should partner with their IT teams to modernize their back-office systems, and prepare to handle a flood of data from the field

Creative financing makes rec center expansion happen

BD+C

Creative financing is often required to get these projects off the ground and to provide the programming that stakeholders want and need. Recreation centers keep popping up all over the country. These centers are typically large and expensive to build.

Find Equipment Financing That Fits

Construction Business Owner

This article discusses ways to identify and overcome each pain point for an easier equipment financing process—?no When it comes to buying equipment for your construction company, there are several steps in the process. With these steps come pain points.

Equipment Leasing & Finance Industry Confidence Holds Firm in October

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) releases the October 2017 Monthly Confidence Inde

Top 5 Equipment Financing Problems

Construction Business Owner

For contractors, financing is a key step to securing the equipment needed to keep their businesses running. In spite of this, for those looking to finance equipment, the process can often be difficult and confusing

Monthly Confidence Index For Equipment Finance Industry Highest In Four Years

Business Facilities

Monthly Confidence Index For Equipment Finance Industry Highest In Four Years appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Over the next six months, will your company increase or decrease spending on business development activities?".

Lender Halts Chicago's 1000M Tower as Developer Seeks New Financing

ENR Construction

Financier Goldman-Sachs clouds future of Helmut Jahn-designed structure with 90-day review, first major city project to pause construction over COVID-19 economic impacts

ELFA Monthly Leasing and Finance Index: September Up 12%

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25), w

Construction Equipment Finance Activity Increases

Construction Equipment

According to the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) 2018 Survey of Equipment Finance Activity, construction equipment Leasing activity for construction equipment acquisitions increased in 2017 as a portion of all leasing, according to a newly released study of the industry.

Financing options can help home improvement contractors make more money

Contractor Magazine

Research shows that more than 50 percent of all home improvement projects over $5,000 require financing, according to the Certified Contractors Network. Mike Fredricks, Fortiva Retail Credit.

Equipment Leasing & Finance Industry Confidence Higher in August

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) released the August 2017 Mon

Equipment Leasing and Finance Industry Confidence Eases Further in May

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) releases the May 2018 Monthly Confidence Inde

Building A Better Finance Function

ENR Construction

Engineering News-Record invites you to learn how you can overcome construction industry challenges by adopting Corporate Performance Management tools to provide real-time access to data and automate manual processes

Equipment Leasing & Finance Industry Confidence Higher in November

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) releases the November 2017 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI) today.

Wicked Solutions - Procurement and Finances

Collaborative Construction

Public private partnerships (P3s) and public projects involving public bonds as all or a portion of the financing mechanism represent two novel and complex funding mechanisms that need more attention in the future. The Wicked Series in AUGIWorld Magazine continues in March and April with articles addressing IPD Procurement Programs and Wicked Financial Solutions. The procurement article will appear in the March issue and the financial solutions article will appear in the April issue.

Global cement giant Lafarge charged with financing terror

Construction Dive

French firm Lafarge allegedly endangered employees and paid terror groups to be able to keep its operations in Syria running

March Equipment Leasing & Finance Industry Confidence Index Eases

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation has released the March 2018 Monthly Confidence Index for the E