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Would it make it more attractive to investors if?

Would it make it more attractive to investors if we were to break up our funding needs? i.e. If we were to break up the $1.4 M investment into blocks based on milestones.... Initial investment of $350K for construction... when that milestone is reached then we renegotiate for the remainder of the funds....

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Amazon Eco-Ventures
AK

We are still talking with the owners of the large properties in Brazil about partnering with us and adding their properties to the mix.....I'll be sure to keep you informed...

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Apr 13, 2012
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Amazon Eco-Ventures
AK

Thanks Michelle, for the clarification... thats why we appreciate you so much!!!

highest regards,
Brian

Apr 13, 2012
Michelle Goebel
Goebel Business Services
Making Business Ownership a Reality.
Pinal County, AZ

Brian, if I may clarify your answer: The people interested in giving you funding for a FICO score of 730+ was offering it as short term loan and they are located in Illinois. However, you are aware that I did run into the "recovery of asset" problem with the lenders in the U.S. I still think your best bet for funding is to use an investor. You have some great value in your Executive Summary, especially the fruit and nut farm property. Just be careful with investors, if they are not willing to show proof of funds WITH their contact information to verify.
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Apr 13, 2012
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The BAF Group LLC
MD

I don't know of any domestic bank that will fund an out-of-country project, regardless of your FICO. The problem is not creditworthiness; it is security, if something goes wrong.

Apr 13, 2012
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Amazon Eco-Ventures
AK

Thanks Don,

When you go over the plan I believe that both of your questions will be answered... especially with the new information that i forwarded to Michelle and yourself about the latest development... It was funny though that I got a query from a 'potential investor through Michelle and he said he would go for it if we had a FICO over 730... hilarious as if we had a FICO that high our bank would have financed us.

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Apr 13, 2012
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The BAF Group LLC
MD

Brian, I got your Business Plan and will review it over the weekend. But the problems you will have are: (A) What security to you have to offer for the amount to be borrowed? (B) If the project fails, what recourse do the Investors/Lenders have, since you are talking about Brazil, and the Investors/Borrowers located in the USA will then face legal issues in a foreign country? It does not matter how you slice the pie, if the pie is a complete intangible, with no semblance of security, at all. That is one of the big issues I will be looking for in your Business Plan.

Apr 13, 2012

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