FINANCE SOLUTIONS FOR SME CLIENTS

Business Equipment Purchase Loans

Why use PMA to finance your client’s business equipment purchase:

  • They need a short-term loan to purchase equipment for their business
  • They urgently need to purchase equipment and can’t wait for bank approval
  • They can’t provide financials to show they can service a regular bank loan

Business Equipment Purchase Loan Terms


Loan Amount

Up to $5M (1st Mortgages) & $2M (2nd Mortgages)

LVR

Up to 75% of the ‘as is’ value (max. LVR of 75% for major metro residential property, other security at lower LVRs)

Security

1st or 2nd Mortgage

Term

3-12 months + Extensions

Business Equipment Purchase Loans



Many businesses don’t have enough available cash to consider an outright purchase, making business equipment financing a necessity. Even if they can afford it, investing cash in assets may leave them with less working capital to finance operations or explore new growth opportunities. Taking out an equipment loan can be an effective way to finance business equipment purchases, especially if it’s important for the business to own the asset from the outset. A loan to purchase business equipment from a private lender can be a good option for many reasons. First off, banks and traditional lenders usually have very strict lending criteria which means some businesses won’t be able to get a loan. If a business has credit issues or can’t show that they’ll be able to service the loan then the bank will likely say ‘no’, whereas a private lender has a lot more flexibility in who they will lend to. A private lender is more concerned with how the business plans to pay back the loan at the end of the term. This is called the ‘exit strategy’. If the business has a property with equity to secure the loan and a strong exit strategy then a private lender will usually consider approving the loan application. For example, a business might be looking to purchase equipment to allow them to fulfil a large customer order they have received. The exit strategy would be to use the proceeds from the order to pay back the loan. In this instance a short-term loan to purchase the equipment would allow them to take advantage of a great business opportunity.

Lending Process


application

Complete our
Quick App Form


or

Give us a call
1300 856 683.

indicative

After receiving the Application we’ll develop an Indicative Letter of Offer which includes an indicative interest rate.

Once the Offer is accepted a small assessment fee is charged to cover the searches we do in due diligence.

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Once we’ve completed our due diligence, we’ll send a formal Letter of Offer. Once signed the loan documents are drawn up and sent to the Borrower’s solicitor.

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congrats

Upon return of the fully executed documents the approval fee, legal costs and prepaid interest are deducted from the loan and the balance is paid to the Borrower.

Referrer fees are paid within 24 hours from settlement with no clawbacks.

We endeavor to make this process as quick as possible and can settle within 5 days upon receipt of all outstanding information.

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