The Wells Fargo Equipment Finance 2015 Construction Industry Forecast surveys construction contractors and equipment distributors to gather insight into current business conditions and trends. The survey measures their feel for construction activity in the upcoming year.
The US National Optimism Quotient (OQ) is the main metric for measuring. It gives an indication of optimism about the coming year compared to the previous year. You’ll be happy to know that the OQ for 2015 hit an all-time high! It showed broad consensus among contractors and equipment distributors across the US that there will be year-over-year improvement in nonresidential construction activity in 2015 vs. 2014. Continue reading →
It’s official. The bill, which temporarily extends a number of expired tax provisions, related to individuals, business and more, was passed by the House, the Senate and signed into law by the President. The bill is a one-year, retroactive extension of the tax breaks, only lasting through the end of the month, specifically December 31st, 2014. Yes, that means the end of this month.
• Section 179 Expense Provision allows up to $500,000, with a $2,000,000 cap on expenditures for equipment purchases
• 50% Bonus Depreciation on equipment Continue reading →
Unique opportunity to add a Hyundai R380LC-9A to your fleet.
We’ve got an opportunity right now to pass along some pretty incredible savings to you on a limited number of new Hyundai R380LC-9A crawler excavators. These machines are known for their strength and efficiency in completing tough projects. Key specs are:
Operating Weight – 86200 lb
Net Power – 290 hp @1650 rpm
Max Dig Depth – 24’8″
Bucket Breakout Force – 45190 lbf
They were built in 2012 and 2013, but they’re the current R380LC-9A model, new and never used. Hyundai is making them available to you with awesome discounts. Continue reading →
Skid steers are like a Swiss Army Knife on the job site, with attachments for any job you can think of. If you purchase a new or used skid steer loader from us, as a thank you from our rental department you’ll get a FREE one day rental of any skid steer attachment in our fleet! Our rental department loves answering any questions you might have and are experts in suggesting the right attachment for the job.
By the way, this is a great time to consider a buying a new skid steer because the New Holland Value Bonanza financing special is going on at this very moment. We are talking 0% for 60 months or cash back on skid steers and more until November 30th. Give us a call for details on these offers.
The rental offer must be redeemed within 120 days, but you never know, if you buy today you might be after a snow blade by then.
Get thing started this season with a new Kubota riding mower
Kubota kept a good thing going when they announced the second round of their Get Something Started sales event. Through June 30th, 2014 get 0% interest for 48 months* on almost any piece of Kubota equipment – including riding mowers – and get 0% for 60 months on excavators and tractors! Continue reading →
Break down those taxes by purchasing new or used equipment by the end of this calendar year
Let’s talk taxes, folks. Specifically, let’s talk about investing money in YOUR company instead of giving it away to the government. The Section 179 expense allowance is something every business owner should know about since it’s the difference between a capital investment in your business and simply paying that money as taxes. Continue reading →