Finding Private Funding for Real Estate Investors

Lee Arnold, CEO and founder of Cogo Capital, shares pointers on finding private funding for real estate investors   Attract Private Funding for Your Real Estate Deal Investors often ask the question, how do I find funding? What investors should really be doing is allowing funding to find them. Let me explain. Funding, like so many things in life, is about attraction. We get who and what we attract.  It's the law of attraction and it works in every aspect of your life, including finance. So how do you “attract” funding?   Reduce Your Risk Profile ...

By |2021-11-03T11:08:26-07:00September 10th, 2021|Borrowing|

Ask Yourself This Question

If you want to simplify hard money and almost guarantee that every deal you bring in will get funded, ask yourself this one question: "If I were the lender, would I lend money on this deal?" If you look at a deal and critically think whether or not you would accrue the risk involved, you can better understand if it's worth lending on said deal. Now, that might seem too simple, and if you don't understand how funding works, the question isn't going to do you any good. But, if you understand how to make sense ...

By |2021-09-10T19:54:28-07:00May 26th, 2018|Borrowing, Getting Started|

The Scoop on Hard Money Loans

The Funding Aspect of Fix and Flip Properties You can make a lot of money when you fix and flip, but first you have to spend money.  If you don’t have any (or you don't have a partner that does), does it mean you’re up the creek?  There goes your dreams?  Your ability to be an entrepreneur?  A self made man or woman? Obviously not. Private Money Lending Private money lenders (or hard money lenders) give “short term” loans to a real estate investor looking to purchase non-owner occupied property.  Instead of looking at credit, like banks, ...

By |2021-09-10T19:58:36-07:00July 1st, 2015|Getting Started|