News & Events

NAGGL Annual Conference on Small Business Lending

The NAGGL Annual Conference on Small Business Lending takes place October 31 - November 2, 2016 in Scottsdale, AZ.   Nick Jellum and Garth Gavenda will be attending.  Nick will also be presenting on Tuesday, November 1. Read more »

AJ Annual Charity Golf Event

August 18, 2016 - Hillcrest Golf Club 10:30 AM   Registration 12:00 PM  Shotgun Start 4:30 PM  Happy Hour 5:30 PM  Dinner Hillcrest Golf Club is located at 2200 East Larpenteur Avenue in St. Paul Directions Donation Levels Foursome: … Read more »

SBA Lender Training Webinar

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. CDT   Topic:  Affiliaton Rules Presented by:  Nick Jellum   SBA recently issued much anticipated changes to the affiliation rules, including the so called "Affiliate of Affiliate" rule.  In the Webinar we will discuss… Read more »

Table of Experts: Franchising Panel Discussion

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal held a panel discussion recently where Nick Jellum served as moderator.  Read the full article here. The post Table of Experts: Franchising Panel Discussion appeared first on Anastasi | Jellum. Read more »

AJ becomes NAGGL Sustaining Member

AJ has increased its membership with NAGGL to a Sustaining Membership – click here for more information. The post AJ becomes NAGGL Sustaining Member appeared first on Anastasi | Jellum. Read more »

Hiring an Associate Attorney

We are seeking a full-time associate attorney. The attorney will be a member of our transaction team focusing on commercial lending transactions. Our ideal candidate will possess a minimum of 1-5 years of applicable commercial lending experience. We are a friendly and professional workplace with a… Read more »

CFPB Finalizes Rules for Small Creditors

Various provisions in the new mortgage rules issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in January 2013 and May 2013 affected small creditors. Acknowledging that small creditors are a significant part of the mortgage industry, the CFPB has issued a final rule that revises the definition of… Read more »

Environmental Considerations in SBA Gas Station Loans

Loans made to or involving gas stations can present the lender with some unique environmental concerns. As such, the SBA Standard Operating Procedures (“SOPs”) include specific requirements for all loans secured by a lien or security interest on real property (a fee simple or leasehold… Read more »

Mortgage Registration Tax in Minnesota on Mortgage Modifications

When filing a mortgage, determining the amount of mortgage registration tax (“MRT”) is relatively simple.  Except in the counties of Ramsey and Hennepin, MRT is calculated by simply multiplying the amount of the debt secured by the mortgage by .0023.  In Ramsey and Hennepin,… Read more »

Jellum moderates SBA panel discussion

Nick Jellum was selected as a moderator for Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s panel discussion on SBA-lending.  The article, Table of Experts – Exploring the SBA Lending Landscape, is featured in the Business Journal’s May 22, 2015 edition. Exploring the SBA Lending… Read more »