Boston University moved to remote teaching and learning format for all in-person classes to reduce the effects of COVID-19. Classes will meet during the advertised timeframe, and links to the classes will be provided to the students. Please visit our COVID-19 website for more information about the university’s operation during this period.
This course provides a practical and in-depth examination of commercial lending. It explores fundamental risks and loan structures to mitigate those risks, legal considerations, and common business issues. Participants evaluate preliminary financing requests, review the conditions often presented in construction and permanent loan applications, and apply that information to underwriting the loans requested.
Topics: Elements of underwriting; loan interview; underwriting procedures; basic transaction negotiations; loan submission packages; mortgage case study; new lending trends; niche lending; and the basis for legal documentation.
Typically offered in September and April.