16 06, 2019

Using Section 179 for Tax Deductions

2019-06-16T00:41:19+00:00June 16th, 2019|Categories: Construction, Equipment Financing, Section 179, Small Business Loans|

At first blush, you may wonder why a company focused on alternative lending has chosen to highlight a specific tax deduction this month — but it will become very clear as you continue to read. Information like this demonstrates the fact that Clear Skies Capital (CSC) does more than just support businesses with funding, but [...]

14 03, 2019

Subcontractors & Specialty Trade Construction Financing

2019-04-15T19:30:53+00:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: Construction, Equipment Financing, Specialty Construction, Working Capital Loans|

While the construction industry as a whole seems to be booming, subcontractors and specialty trades face some unique challenges, including being asked to meet requirements imposed by larger prime contractors that may be unfavorable to them, such as time constraints, payment terms, and contract provisions. On top of that, the skilled labor pool is aging, [...]

22 01, 2019

Alternative Construction Financing

2019-04-15T19:29:21+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Categories: Construction, Working Capital Loans|

The U.S. construction industry had a banner year in 2018, and experts believe the boom is far from over. The Bureau of Labor Statistics and a report from Timetric’s Construction Intelligence Center forecast construction as one of the fastest growing industries into 2020, with real output reaching almost $1.2 trillion by then. Why? One of [...]

30 05, 2018

Construction and Contractor Working Capital Loans

2018-09-19T04:03:25+00:00May 30th, 2018|Categories: Construction, Specialty Construction, Working Capital Loans|

According to the Construction Intelligence Center (CIC), the pace of expansion in the global construction industry will average 3.7 percent annually from 2018 to 2022. In real value terms, global construction output is forecast to rise to $12.4 trillion in 2022, from $10.4 trillion in 2017. […]