Powering Smarter Construction Finance

Credit & Lending

Construction lending has unique risks which require specialized solutions to successfully manage from origination through loan administration to completion. In this webinar, dive into some of the specific risk factors associated with construction lending, and discuss how technology can help bankers lever data and workflow tools to manage construction loans. Lenders are the lifeblood of the construction industry, and if we can lower the margin of error in their processes, funds can move more quickly and efficiently through the construction lending ecosystem. 

Who Should Attend: Commercial lenders, Construction Lenders, Risk Officers

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the importance of digitization in the construction industry
  • Learn where core banking systems and construction lending technology link
  • Explore the limits and risks associated with ‘spreadsheet’ loan administration
  • Discover why construction draw administration processes with automation can reduce risks

Speaker Bio

Jim Fraser
Directory of CRE Strategy
Built Technologies
Jim Fraser has more than 30 years of experience in financial services, with an emphasis in construction lending and real estate development. Before Built, Fraser was EVP of commercial lending at Axos Bank [NYSE: AX], where he was responsible for commercial construction lending, income property, lender finance, equipment leasing and factoring, with a combined portfolio of $5 billion. Prior to joining Axos, Fraser was managing director at Banc of California [NYSE: BANC], managing $500 million in residential and CRE construction, including FNMA and FHA renovation lending programs under Banc Home Loans national mortgage lending brand and 3rd party, fee-based services under RenovationReady(R), a division of Banc Home Loans.

Webinar Fees

Pricing For Price Season Pass
Bank Member $195 $0
Bank Nonmember $249 $0
Affiliate Member $195 $0
Affiliate Nonmember $249 $0

Season Pass Members receive 4 individual logins to every webinar

Additional Info

Participants will earn 1.0 CPE credit

Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Program Level: Basic

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based

Refunds and Cancellations: Webinar registrations are non-refundable. If the registrant is unable to attend the designated time and date of the webinar, a playback link and any written materials will be provided within 2 business days following the conclusion of the webinar

Western Bankers Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:www.nasbaregistry.org.


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