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5 Things That Kill A Deal

At Live Oak Bank, we have the opportunity to observe the development of many acquisitions and mergers. There are things that make a great deal: a “meeting of the minds” between buyer and seller, complementary strengths among the staffs, compatible … read more

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Why Now Is A Great Time To Build Your Practice

If you’ve been thinking about building your own dental practice, now’s a great time to jump in.  Market conditions continue to support favorable mortgage rates and construction costs. In addition, owning your commercial property still appears to be a reliable and … read more

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Get 2015 Off To A Great Start

Start the New Year off right by forming a great new habit. (Yes, you do not have to resolve to stop a bad habit for a change!) Assessing your practice every month is a terrific habit to develop. Just as … read more

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Investment Advisory White Paper

  How Access to Financing Affects Advisors Plans for Business Succession Planning for an orderly business succession seems to be one of those professional best practices more honored in the breach than the observance, especially among financial advisors. Independent research shows … read more

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Know The Key Players In Your Loan Process: Borrower

When you apply for financing for a dental practice purchase, startup or construction project, you’re engaging not only your lender, but a whole group of specialists who bring your loan to fruition. Understanding the roles of the players who create … read more

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The Live Oak U 2014 Year in Review

Well it is that time of year to pull dust off all the traditions, the sweaters, the decorations, and of course a blog post recapping the year. As ever so cliché as it may seem, it is always a good … read more

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Know The Key Players In Your Loan Process: Closer

When you apply for financing for a dental practice purchase, startup or construction project, you’re engaging not only your lender, but a whole group of specialists who bring your loan to fruition. Understanding the roles of the players who create … read more

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Live Oak Bank Announces Financing to Texas-based Pinballz

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 – Wilmington, NC – Live Oak Bank, headquartered in Wilmington, NC, the nation’s only bank whose sole mission is to provide financing to independent business owners, announced financing to Pinballz Arcade and Pinballz Kingdom. The original … read more

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Know The Key Players In Your Loan Process: Chief Credit Officer

When you apply for financing for a dental practice purchase, startup or construction project, you’re engaging not only your lender, but a whole group of specialists who bring your loan to fruition. Understanding the roles of the players who create … read more

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Look For Financing? Find Your ‘niche.’

Do you hear opportunity knocking at your office door? If you are a healthcare professional in the market to purchase or build a practice, the loan application process should begin long before you fill out any paperwork. Number one on … read more