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Oct 21, 2019

George Morrill Joins Grand Coast Capital Group as Loan Originator

A veteran of the field, Morrill brings more than 20 years of experience in the Boston market   Boston, MA – October 16, 2019 – Grand Coast Capital Group, a Boston-based real estate and private lending firm, announced today that George Morrill has joined the team as Loan Originator. In this role, George will utilize his many years of experience in the real estate industry to cultivate new business and better serve Grand Coast Capital’s clients and borrowers in the Boston market. “George’s experience in the Boston market, coupled with his extensive knowledge of the commercial real estate finance industry […]
Jan 30, 2018

Grand Coast Capital Group CEO & Founder Featured in Banker & Tradesman

Jeff Carter, CEO and Founder of Grand Coast Capital Group, a prominent national private lending and real estate investment firm, was recently featured in the following article for Banker and Tradesman. “While serving as principal and managing partner at Triad Alpha Partners, where he specialized in commercial development and investment, Jeff Carter saw an opening in the small balance commercial sector. He seized on the opportunity and founded Grand Coast Capital Group in January 2013 to serve two niche lines of business with creative financing solutions….” To the read the full article, featuring Carter’s Five Tips for Real Estate Investment […]
Nov 27, 2017

Grand Coast Capital Group Continues to Expand Corporate Team

Grand Coast Capital Group, a prominent national private lending and real estate investment firm, continues its strategic corporate growth with the announcement of three new available positions based from the firm’s Boston headquarters. Grand Coast Capital is currently seeking talented and experienced professionals to join the team in the following roles: Junior Loan Officer(s), Senior Controller and Marketing Manager. The growth of the corporate team continues a strategic expansion period for the firm. In just three years, Grand Coast Capital has successfully grown from a one-person operation to a team of nearly 20 employees, with six highly experienced professionals joining […]
Sep 28, 2017

Grand Coast Capital Group Expands Commercial Lending Team

Grand Coast Capital Group, a Boston-based real estate investment and private lending firm serving real estate investors, builders and developers across the country, announced today that Bryan Joyce and Christopher Raleigh have joined the team in commercial lending. As Senior Commercial Loan Officer, Joyce is responsible for originating loans for Grand Coast Capital products and expanding the broker platform. Raleigh, as Senior Processor/Closer, is responsible for processing timely closings as well as production and pipeline management. “Bryan and Christopher will help Grand Coast Capital increase origination while delivering the exceptional service that our borrowers trust and expect,” said Jeff Carter, […]
Sep 6, 2017

Grand Coast Capital Group Grows Asset Management and Underwriting Division

Grand Coast Capital Group, a Boston-based real estate investment and private lending firm serving real estate investors, builders and developers across the country, announced today that Joseph Blackett and Dan Kinchla have joined the team in asset management and underwriting. In their new roles, Blackett and Kinchla are responsible for reviewing and assessing residential renovation and commercial real estate loans being considered by Grand Coast Capital, as well as the management and servicing of these loans. “As Grand Coast Capital’s lending activity continues to increase nationally, it was important to add seasoned team members like Dan and Joseph to deliver […]
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 Roxbury, MA


  • Loan Amount: $730,000

  • Property Type: 2-4 Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Fort Lauderdale, FL


  • Loan Amount: $1,200,000

  • Property Type: Commercial Condo

  • Loan Type: Bridge

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 East Boston, MA


  • Loan Amount: $600,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Kailua, HI


  • Loan Amount: $550,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Greenwood, SC


  • Loan Amount: $1,326,000

  • Property Type: Multifamily

  • Loan Type: Small Balance Commercial

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 Southbridge, MA


  • Loan Amount: $850,000

  • Property Type: Mixed Use

  • Loan Type: Small Balance Commercial

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 Detroit, MI


  • Loan Amount: $260,250

  • Property Type: Multifamily

  • Loan Type: Small Balance Commercial

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 Glenview, IL


  • Loan Amount: $305,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Nashville, TN


  • Loan Amount: $264,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Charleston, SC


  • Loan Amount: $420,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Chevy Chase, MD


  • Loan Amount: $1,040,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Overland Park, KS


  • Loan Amount: $261,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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May 1, 2019

Grand Coast Capital Group Funds a $3.8m Commercial Deal in Rochester, NY

Grand Coast Capital Group recently financed an experienced commercial developer/operator out of Rochester, NY. The $3.8M loan was used to refinance existing debt and complete renovations on a 27k SF four story mixed-use property in downtown Rochester. The first and second floors are 75% occupied with retail and office tenants. The borrower is in the process of redeveloping the third and fourth floor shell space into 14 loft style apartments. Please reach out to Matt DiVito (mdivito@grandcoastcapital.com or D: 857-403-1726), Grand Coast Capital Group’s VP of acquisitions if you would like to learn more about this deal or discuss a […]
Feb 19, 2019

Grand Coast Capital Closes a $4m Commercial Bridge Loan in Maine

In January, Grand Coast Capital financed an experienced local operator in Maine under our commercial lending program.  The project, a nearly complete 42,000 SF mixed use development, was compelling for a number of reasons, including the sponsors track record at the site, the historic nature of the building and the progress made to-date on the renovation.  The $4,000,000 in proceeds will be used to refinancing existing debt, execute on tax credits and complete construction on a 25 unit apartment building that occupies the top three floors of the building.   Interestingly, the project and renovations were accepted by the National Park […]
Nov 2, 2018

A repeat borrower recently purchased this 100,000 square foot office building in Gilford, NH

Gilford, NH Commercial Bridge $2,015,000 A repeat borrower recently purchased this 100,000 square foot office building in Gilford, NH.  They came to Grand Coast because of our ability to act fast and close on time.  As a direct lender, we are putting our own money into the project.  They plan on stabilizing the property and refinancing out with a traditional lender. To learn more about our commercial bridge or renovation loan programs, please email me at bjoyce@grandcoastcapital.com or “click here” for our loan products (BJ Flyer).
Sep 13, 2018

How to Build your Fix & Flip Business

Bryan Joyce of Grand Coast Capital Group discusses building a successful house-flipping business, including how to choose the right real estate agent, contractor and lender.
Aug 21, 2018

The reality of TV: The true process behind flipping homes

By Boston.com for Real Estate Talk Boston May 17, 2018 HGTV may make it look easy, but in realty the fix-and-flip isn’t as simple as TV producers make it seem, says Bryan Joyce of Grand Coast Capital. If you are currently working on a renovation or commercial deal, contact Bryan at bjoyce@grandcoastcapital.com  
News & Press
Oct 21, 2019

George Morrill Joins Grand Coast Capital Group as Loan Originator

A veteran of the field, Morrill brings more than 20 years of experience in the Boston market   Boston, MA – October 16, 2019 – Grand Coast Capital Group, a Boston-based real estate and private lending firm, announced today that George Morrill has joined the team as Loan Originator. In this role, George will utilize his many years of experience in the real estate industry to cultivate new business and better serve Grand Coast Capital’s clients and borrowers in the Boston market. “George’s experience in the Boston market, coupled with his extensive knowledge of the commercial real estate finance industry […]
Jan 30, 2018

Grand Coast Capital Group CEO & Founder Featured in Banker & Tradesman

Jeff Carter, CEO and Founder of Grand Coast Capital Group, a prominent national private lending and real estate investment firm, was recently featured in the following article for Banker and Tradesman. “While serving as principal and managing partner at Triad Alpha Partners, where he specialized in commercial development and investment, Jeff Carter saw an opening in the small balance commercial sector. He seized on the opportunity and founded Grand Coast Capital Group in January 2013 to serve two niche lines of business with creative financing solutions….” To the read the full article, featuring Carter’s Five Tips for Real Estate Investment […]
Nov 27, 2017

Grand Coast Capital Group Continues to Expand Corporate Team

Grand Coast Capital Group, a prominent national private lending and real estate investment firm, continues its strategic corporate growth with the announcement of three new available positions based from the firm’s Boston headquarters. Grand Coast Capital is currently seeking talented and experienced professionals to join the team in the following roles: Junior Loan Officer(s), Senior Controller and Marketing Manager. The growth of the corporate team continues a strategic expansion period for the firm. In just three years, Grand Coast Capital has successfully grown from a one-person operation to a team of nearly 20 employees, with six highly experienced professionals joining […]
Sep 28, 2017

Grand Coast Capital Group Expands Commercial Lending Team

Grand Coast Capital Group, a Boston-based real estate investment and private lending firm serving real estate investors, builders and developers across the country, announced today that Bryan Joyce and Christopher Raleigh have joined the team in commercial lending. As Senior Commercial Loan Officer, Joyce is responsible for originating loans for Grand Coast Capital products and expanding the broker platform. Raleigh, as Senior Processor/Closer, is responsible for processing timely closings as well as production and pipeline management. “Bryan and Christopher will help Grand Coast Capital increase origination while delivering the exceptional service that our borrowers trust and expect,” said Jeff Carter, […]
Sep 6, 2017

Grand Coast Capital Group Grows Asset Management and Underwriting Division

Grand Coast Capital Group, a Boston-based real estate investment and private lending firm serving real estate investors, builders and developers across the country, announced today that Joseph Blackett and Dan Kinchla have joined the team in asset management and underwriting. In their new roles, Blackett and Kinchla are responsible for reviewing and assessing residential renovation and commercial real estate loans being considered by Grand Coast Capital, as well as the management and servicing of these loans. “As Grand Coast Capital’s lending activity continues to increase nationally, it was important to add seasoned team members like Dan and Joseph to deliver […]
Recent Deals
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 Roxbury, MA


  • Loan Amount: $730,000

  • Property Type: 2-4 Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Fort Lauderdale, FL


  • Loan Amount: $1,200,000

  • Property Type: Commercial Condo

  • Loan Type: Bridge

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 East Boston, MA


  • Loan Amount: $600,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Kailua, HI


  • Loan Amount: $550,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Greenwood, SC


  • Loan Amount: $1,326,000

  • Property Type: Multifamily

  • Loan Type: Small Balance Commercial

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 Southbridge, MA


  • Loan Amount: $850,000

  • Property Type: Mixed Use

  • Loan Type: Small Balance Commercial

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 Detroit, MI


  • Loan Amount: $260,250

  • Property Type: Multifamily

  • Loan Type: Small Balance Commercial

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 Glenview, IL


  • Loan Amount: $305,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Nashville, TN


  • Loan Amount: $264,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Charleston, SC


  • Loan Amount: $420,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Chevy Chase, MD


  • Loan Amount: $1,040,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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 Overland Park, KS


  • Loan Amount: $261,000

  • Property Type: Single Family

  • Loan Type: Renovation

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Blog
May 1, 2019

Grand Coast Capital Group Funds a $3.8m Commercial Deal in Rochester, NY

Grand Coast Capital Group recently financed an experienced commercial developer/operator out of Rochester, NY. The $3.8M loan was used to refinance existing debt and complete renovations on a 27k SF four story mixed-use property in downtown Rochester. The first and second floors are 75% occupied with retail and office tenants. The borrower is in the process of redeveloping the third and fourth floor shell space into 14 loft style apartments. Please reach out to Matt DiVito (mdivito@grandcoastcapital.com or D: 857-403-1726), Grand Coast Capital Group’s VP of acquisitions if you would like to learn more about this deal or discuss a […]
Feb 19, 2019

Grand Coast Capital Closes a $4m Commercial Bridge Loan in Maine

In January, Grand Coast Capital financed an experienced local operator in Maine under our commercial lending program.  The project, a nearly complete 42,000 SF mixed use development, was compelling for a number of reasons, including the sponsors track record at the site, the historic nature of the building and the progress made to-date on the renovation.  The $4,000,000 in proceeds will be used to refinancing existing debt, execute on tax credits and complete construction on a 25 unit apartment building that occupies the top three floors of the building.   Interestingly, the project and renovations were accepted by the National Park […]
Nov 2, 2018

A repeat borrower recently purchased this 100,000 square foot office building in Gilford, NH

Gilford, NH Commercial Bridge $2,015,000 A repeat borrower recently purchased this 100,000 square foot office building in Gilford, NH.  They came to Grand Coast because of our ability to act fast and close on time.  As a direct lender, we are putting our own money into the project.  They plan on stabilizing the property and refinancing out with a traditional lender. To learn more about our commercial bridge or renovation loan programs, please email me at bjoyce@grandcoastcapital.com or “click here” for our loan products (BJ Flyer).
Sep 13, 2018

How to Build your Fix & Flip Business

Bryan Joyce of Grand Coast Capital Group discusses building a successful house-flipping business, including how to choose the right real estate agent, contractor and lender.
Aug 21, 2018

The reality of TV: The true process behind flipping homes

By Boston.com for Real Estate Talk Boston May 17, 2018 HGTV may make it look easy, but in realty the fix-and-flip isn’t as simple as TV producers make it seem, says Bryan Joyce of Grand Coast Capital. If you are currently working on a renovation or commercial deal, contact Bryan at bjoyce@grandcoastcapital.com