NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SG Blocks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGBX) (“SG Blocks” or the “Company”), a leading designer, innovator and fabricator of modular structures, announced today that SGB Development Corp., a subsidiary of SG Blocks, Inc. executed a real estate lien note in the principal amount for $2,000,000 on its 50+ acre Lago Vista project, located outside of the greater Austin, Texas area. The net loan proceeds, after fees, are $1,958,233, and will be used for growth capital for SGB Development Corp. projects.
The Note has a term of one year and provides for payments of interest only at a rate of twelve percent annum and may be prepaid without penalty commencing nine months after its issuance date.
“We are happy to use the debt markets to leverage our investments and greater SGB Development Corp. projects,” Paul Galvin, Chairman and CEO of SG Blocks noted. “We remain very excited about the Lago Vista project and greater Austin community, and will continue to explore non-dilutive ways to increase growth capital within our SG Blocks ecosystem.”
The Company will provide further updates as the project site in Lago Vista advances.
About SG Blocks, Inc.
SG Blocks, Inc. is a premier innovator in advancing and promoting the use of code-engineered cargo shipping containers for safe and sustainable construction. The firm offers a product that exceeds many standard building code requirements, and also supports developers, architects, builders and owners in achieving greener construction, faster execution, and stronger buildings of higher value. Each project starts with GreenSteel™, the structural core and shell of an SG Blocks building, and then is customized to client specifications. For more information, visit www.sgblocks.com.
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