We help the next generation of entrepreneurs and aspiring innkeepers
navigate the challenging process of finding, financing, and
purchasing the "Business of Their Dreams."

Commercial Capital Network

Commercial Financing, Acquisition and Funding Strategies for Bed & Breakfasts,
Country & Historic Inns, Resorts, Campgrounds & Other Hospitality Venues

InnFinancing.com and Commercial Capital Network are owned by Richard K. Newman, a nationwide inn consultant, specializing in Commercial Financing & Acquisition/Funding Strategies for Bed & Breakfasts, Country & Historic Inns, Resorts, Campgrounds & Other Hospitality Venues.  Rick consults with business owners who wish to restructure debt obligations, but dedicates the majority of his energy helping the next generation of business entrepreneurs and aspiring innkeepers navigate the challenging process to identify and purchase “The Business of Their Dreams.”  

Richard K Newman
Commercial Capital Network Owner & Founder

Recent Transactions


Marrero Guest Mansion

Key West, FL

Marrero Guest Mansion

Key West FL

13 Guest Rooms
Abbington Green Porch

Abbington Green Bed & Breakfast Inn

Asheville, NC

Abbington Green Bed & Breakfast Inn

Asheville, NC

8 Guest Rooms/Suites

What Clients Say . . .

Abbington Green B&B Testimonial

Abbington Green

“We had been considering buying a Bed & Breakfast for several years.  We stayed at B&B’s regularly and kept our eyes on the market, we also took the opportunity to chat with Inn owners across the country whenever we had the opportunity.” “Then, 2020 and the

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The Aerie B&B Inn

The Aerie

“For many years, we thought about owning a Bed & Breakfast when the time was right. When we reached that point, we set out to learn as much as we could about becoming innkeepers and how to avoid the pitfalls in finding the right property

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Oak Hill on Love Lane

“Rick is a master at helping people finance Inns and B&Bs. What not too many people say is that Rick takes each sale personally and you make a friend for life.  Rick helped me finance Oak Hill On Love Lane in Waynesville, NC last year,

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The Yellow House Bed & Breakfast

“We would not have been successful in achieving our goal of B&B ownership without Rick’s help and guidance. His thoughtful and smart approach consistently kept us a step ahead without overwhelming us, even when significant obstacles appeared. He was persistent and creative partner who focused

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Cornerstone B&B, Philadelphia, PA

Cornerstone Bed & Breakfast

“For more than 25 years, my grandmother (Rick Newman’s Mother) owned the New Hope Lodge in New Hope, PA.  I spent much of my childhood after school with her at the inn watching her work never imagining that one day I would want to own

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Sheridan House Inn

“We never would be here as innkeepers of the Sheridan House Inn at the gateway to the Grand Canyon, with guests from all over the world delighting in our special brand of Arizona hospitality, without Rick Newman of InnFinancing. It’s a fact that most B&B

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The Lion and the Rose – Asheville NC

“Rick was such a pleasure to work with. He was helpful in guiding us through the ups and downs of financing our inn. He was a huge part in making our dream come true and we cannot express how grateful we are to have connected

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North Lodge at Oakland – Asheville NC

“We spent the better part of 15 years dreaming of owning a Bed & Breakfast. We toured numerous Inns, attended The B&B Team’s Aspiring Innkeeper Seminar, and conversed with many Innkeepers to educate ourselves about the Innkeeping Business. We put in a great deal of

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Tall Pines Inn

“We started in October and missed 5 closing dates struggling to finance the purchase of Tall Pines Inn. We were told by every lender that we were well qualified, so we didn’t understand why we were having trouble securing a mortgage. We tried for months

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Hospitality Loan Prequalification

The Prequalified Buyer™ evaluation and designation provide Aspiring Innkeepers a credible way to quantify how much purchasing power they really have as it relates to identifying hospitality properties that best fit their financial qualifications and professional or personal objectives. A Prequalified Buyer™ designation identifies a person or persons as having

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Aspiring Innkeeper FAQs

How do I determine how much I can afford before I begin shopping for a B&B/Inn?

How much do I need to have for a down payment to purchase an inn?

How can I know how much of a loan I need to purchase the “Inn of my/our dreams?


Innkeeper & Aspiring Innkeeper Training Workshops

Better Way to Buy an Inn™ Virtual Seminar

November 20, 2021-November 20, 2021
(10:00 AM-4:00 PM)

This is a live 6-hour webinar with a lunch break and a concluding Q&A session. You will receive a link to the seminar right after signing up. If you do not receive the link, please email us right away at: eliot@eliotdalton.com

Cost: $99
Location: Virtual

Online Registration

Bed & Breakfast and Country Inn News/Client Blogs

Willy & Shawnie Gruber, Innkeepers

The Inn on Montford in Asheville, NC

  • Shawnie’s 5 Favorite Fall-Inspired RecipesShawnie’s 5 Favorite Fall-Inspired Recipes
    Autumn is more than just a change in color, it’s a whole feeling — one that we patiently wait for.  After a heated summer, crisp air rolls through the corridors of the Inn on Montford, hints of red illuminate the backyard leaves, and all of a sudden, the season is here again.  There’s a familiar […] The post Shawnie’s 5 Favorite Fall-Inspired Recipes appeared first on 1900 Inn on Montford. Read more »
Doug Bagnasco & Jim DeBlasi, Innkeepers

Devonfield Inn, The Berkshires in Lee, MA

  • Explore The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Historic Estate in the BerkshiresExplore The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Historic Estate in the Berkshires
    Come explore The Mount, Edith Wharton’s historic estate in the Berkshires. This impressive estate is located on a bluff overlooking Laurel Lake in Lenox, Massachusetts. Its pastoral location inspired a decade of prolific writing by the author, along with her vision for the elegant gardens that surround the property. The historic significance and shear beauty… The post Explore The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Historic Estate in the Berkshires appeared first on Devonfield Inn. Read more »
Chad King & Josh Larson, Innkeepers

The Yellow House Bed & Breakfast, Waynesville, NC

  • First Timer’s Guide to Great Smoky Mountains National Park
    Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a key attraction in Western North Carolina. The Park has over 522,000 acres of mountains, waterfalls, streams, caves, trails, campsites, and wildlife. Because the park is so large and there is so much to do, first time visitors may feel overwhelmed. Here are some of our top tips for… The post First Timer’s Guide to Great Smoky Mountains National Park appeared first on The Yellow House. Read more »
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