GTE Offers Special Leases for Schools

GTE is making available attractive financing packages for state and local school systems interested in developing or expanding distance-learning projects with other GTE companies. The firm will offer financing programs to qualifying school systems and universities at significantly below commercial rates, allowing them to avoid the costly referendums and legal fees needed to issue bonds. In addition, funding can be structured to "bundle" the total cost of a sophisticated project including all equipment, installation charges and even ongoing maintenance. GTE Leasing Corp., Tampa, FL (813) 229-6000.

This article originally appeared in the 05/01/1996 issue of THE Journal.