Your Ultimate Guide to Charter School Facilities Financing
If you clicked from somewhere to read this blog post, you probably already feel that finding charter school facility financing finding or locating the perfect facility for your charter school is a huge, complicated undertaking. Not to worry, you’re in good company. We understand that most charter school leaders aren’t financial or real estate experts, and for a good reason—you’re focused 100% on educating children. And, you want the best for them. Planning and financing any facility project is complex, time-consuming, and has the potential to distract your team from its core mission: serving your students.
Across the U.S., accessing charter school facilities is, by far, the greatest challenge faced by charter schools. In addition, planning and financing any facility project is complex,time-consumingg, and has the potential to distract your team from its core mission: serving your students.
We’ve created this manual to share our insights and perspectives on the charter school facilities landscape market and also share advice on planning—and realistically balancing—your team’s facility dreams with budget realities.
In it, we also cover the four primary funding structures that charter schools use to finance facilities: cash, banks, bonds, and long-term leases.
It can indeed be a complicated endeavor and that’s a key reason as to why it’s so important to find the right funding partner to help guide you through the process and help you succeed. Charter School Capital is 100% dedicated to charter schools and has years of experience in navigating the unique needs and challenges they face. We have helped schools achieve their facility goals using each of those methods—and we’ll help you determine which options might be the best fit for your school’s unique situation.
Over the past ten years, we’ve invested almost $2 billion in more than 600 charter schools to help them grow, finance facilities, and achieve academic excellence and operational stability. We view ourselves as a long-term partner of charter schools and a strong advocate of the charter school movement.
Download this free guide to get all of your facilities questions answered!
In it, you’ll get straightforward, actionable advice on:
- Facilities planning
- Financing options
- Getting approved
- Choosing a partner
If you are trying to meet operational expenses, expand, acquire or renovate your school building, add an athletic department, enhance school safety/security, or even buy new technology, complete the online application below and we’ll contact you to set up a meeting. Our team works with you to determine funding and facilities options based on your school’s unique needs and mission. Contact us, we’d love to get to know you.