Gauntlet Funding is a New York based private funding group comprised of experienced and knowledgeable industry professionals who specialize in direct private lending and distressed asset financing. For over 20 years, the industry experts at Gauntlet have been financing REOs, short sales, construction projects and all types of residential and commercial properties regardless of condition or situation.Private Money Lending NY. Gauntlet Funding are Seasoned Private Money Experts. Gauntlet Funding specializes in flexible private lending programs suited to fit today’s investor needs. Whether it’s residential one to four family properties or multi-unit commercial, we have programs that benefit the high volume experienced investor as well as the real estate professional and smaller investor buying and selling between one to three properties per year. In addition to our Private Money Programs, Gauntlet Funding is also a full-service lender providing conventional mortgages for both residential and commercial properties at very competitive rates and terms. Also, since Gauntlet Funding is a direct lender and NOT a broker, you can always rely on our expert advice, quick decisions, and fast closings!