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|

Wait! Don’t Sell Yet…

Wait! Don’t Sell Yet… 1031 Exchange for the Modern Investor PART 1 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 12th, 2018|Borrowing, Entrepreneurship, Property Evaluation, Wealth|

Pros of Your SDA

Pros of Your SDA Self-Directed IRAs can be awesome. If you’re familiar with what it is, you’re probably saying, “No kidding, Lee. I love using my SDA to buy real estate.” Well, we have that in common. …

By |2021-09-10T19:53:59-07:00October 6th, 2018|Entrepreneurship, Wealth|

Goals That Get You More

Goals That Get You More No, you didn’t accidentally click on and old issue from January. Yes, we’re talking goals in August and September. For anyone with school-age kids, this time of year can be all about preparation. You’ve spent your budget (and then some) on backpacks and sneakers, amping up your offspring to have the needed confidence to enter and tackle the upcoming semester with a steady stream of tenacity. You may already be sitting on the sidelines of pre-season football games, convincing your kids they can be champions. What are you doing for your ...

By |2021-09-10T19:54:27-07:00August 18th, 2018|Borrowing, Entrepreneurship, Personal Growth|

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Investing in Real Estate

I love making mistakes. (Well, sort of.) Why? First, mistakes mean I'm trying something new, and good things often come from stretching myself. Second, every mistake I have made, I've turned into a learning opportunity so that YOU can avoid the same misled path and can make up the money where I've lost it in the past. We all make misguided choices, often with the best of intentions. And we shouldn't jump into every opportunity expecting to just make a bunch of mistakes. Not only is that going to keep us from taking advantage of good ...

By |2021-09-10T19:54:27-07:00July 13th, 2018|Borrowing, Fixing, Flipping, Getting Started, Property Evaluation|