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Understanding construction loan administration

Abrigo
October 5, 2022
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Automation of the construction loan administration process

Software automation allows for standardization of this specialized loan administration process and drives efficiency.

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Construction loan administration

Many of today’s construction loan administration services streamline the process, reducing the need for manual paperwork and minimizing errors. These services offer digital tools that enable construction site inspectors to submit paperwork directly to the lending team. Additionally, they provide customized reports and decrease the funding cycle time. By leveraging these services, construction loan administration is now easier than ever. 

Construction loan administration tasks

In a competitive lending environment, the process of construction loan administration requires constant improvement. The role of a construction loan administrator is to manage commercial and residential projects and lines of credit, manage the construction loan draw process, review and analyze project budgets, and recommend funding to the C-level officers within the bank. In addition, the role of a construction loan administrator includes ordering construction-related third-party reports, reviewing relevant loan documents, and closing loans. Here are some of the ways that construction loan automation can improve the efficiency of lending processes.

Construction loan automation

Automating the construction loan process can save you tremendous time and effort. Lenders can use construction lending software to streamline the process and automate their financial reporting. An ideal construction loan management solution will allow you to access detailed financial data from a single platform, generate highly customizable reports, and have real-time updates on loan status. You can also use the construction loan administration software to track invoices, payments, inspections, draws, and contracts. 

Construction loan processes

The process behind construction loans is complex and requires constant oversight and documentation. Traditionally, construction loan administration has been a labor-intensive process involving paper files and manual data entry. However, construction loan automation is helping construction lenders cut down on these expenses by reducing risk and streamlining the process. Removing human error and accessing data from anywhere are just two of the significant ways that software eases the loan process.

Save time and money

Construction loan software can help save time and money by allowing you to focus on other tasks instead of dealing with spreadsheets and data. It can also help you manage more loans in less time. A happy client means repeat business and loyalty. Software like Construct can help you solve the challenges of construction lending, including managing draw requests and communication with borrowers. As a result, you’ll be able to make more informed lending portfolio decisions, save time, and increase profitability with construction loan administration software.

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Abrigo

Abrigo enables U.S. financial institutions to support their communities through technology that fights financial crime, grows loans and deposits, and optimizes risk. Abrigo’s platform centralizes the institution’s data, creates a digital user experience, ensures compliance, and delivers efficiency for scale and profitable growth. Make Big Things Happen.

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About Abrigo

Abrigo enables U.S. financial institutions to support their communities through technology that fights financial crime, grows loans and deposits, and optimizes risk. Abrigo's platform centralizes the institution's data, creates a digital user experience, ensures compliance, and delivers efficiency for scale and profitable growth.

Make Big Things Happen.

 

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