21 Questions to Ask a Private Money Lender

Investing in real estate requires trust.  Trust in your process and trust with others.  Team work makes the dream work, after all.  But before building trust you need to know the people that will be part of your bigger "team."  One of these team members is your private money lender.   To help facilitate that relationship, we've provided questions to ask your private money lender.  This guide will allow you to review lenders and fund you deal in confidence. 1.  How Experienced is the Lender in Private Money Lending? As far as questions to ask a private ...

By |2021-10-22T11:41:47-07:00October 22nd, 2021|Borrowing, Fixing, Flipping|

Max Allowable Offer

So you’ve found what you think is a great deal. It’s a single-family home in a neighborhood that is on the upswing. You notice homeowners in the neighborhood fixing up the properties and making improvements. This is promising, you think to yourself. But you need to figure out some things, like the max allowable offer you should make on the property. You’ve been watching home prices in the area for months, waiting for a deal you can make some serious money on. You know this property is going to need some work. The former property owner ...

By |2021-10-07T17:07:44-07:00October 7th, 2021|Fixing, Flipping, Offers|

Non Recourse Fix and Flip Loans

Did you know that you can use your self-directed IRA to get Non Recourse Fix and Flip Loans? There are many benefits to using your IRA as a tool to buy and flip. These loans are referred to as “Non-Recourse” because they give you liability protection.  Read on for more... Use a Self-Directed IRA for Non-Recourse Loans For starters, what is a self-directed IRA? You might be thinking, “I have an IRA, can I use it to invest?” Let’s answer a few questions and you’ll have a better idea about what you can do.   A ...

By |2021-09-27T14:47:30-07:00September 27th, 2021|Borrowing, Fixing, Flipping|

Know the Rules: 1031 Tax Exchanges, Part 2

Know the Rules, Maximize your Exchange 1031 Tax Exchange for the Modern Investor: Part 2 If you’re to the point in your investing career where you’ve started buying and HOLDING, then you may need to learn a thing or two before you start shuffling your properties around. Instead of flailing around and making mistakes with large numbers, get to know your options.If you’re selling an investment property with the intention of purchasing another and you don’t know what a 1031 tax exchange is, then sit down. Let’s chat… …

By |2021-09-10T19:53:59-07:00October 21st, 2018|Borrowing, Fixing, Flipping, Property Evaluation, Wealth|

Communicate to Stop Wasting Time and Money

Communicate to Stop Wasting Time and Money 6 Keys to Contractor Success There is no question. If you aren’t leading your contractors, they are going to “lead” you. The #1 snag investors experience with house flipping has to do with contractors in one way or another. If you invest in a property that needs work, you are likely going to be involved with a contractor in one or more of the following areas: relationships between investor and contractor is vital to the success of any project, but can become trying when any of the following problems creep ...

By |2021-09-10T19:54:26-07:00September 8th, 2018|Borrowing, Fixing, Flipping, Testimonial|