How is a Fix-and-Flip Loan Different From a Traditional Home Loan?

House flipping has been taking the real estate world by storm for several years now, and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. If you’re looking to get in on the fix-and-flip trend and are thinking about using borrowed capital to buy and renovate a property, there are several key pieces of information …

What You Can Learn from Successful Fix-and-Flip Investors

There’s no better teacher in the fix-and-flip business than an investor who has achieved long-term success. Here’s a 5-step strategy successful fix-and-flip investors follow. It’s not rocket science, but it does require know-how, discipline and focus: 1) Identify a Suitable Property Finding a property to flip is your first and most significant hurdle. If you’re …

Anchor Loans and Homes 4 Families “TeamBuild” a New Home for a Local Veteran

With a pledge from Anchor Loans’ management to match staff contributions dollar for dollar, Anchor employees donated over $8,000 and sent 60 volunteers to a weekend Homes 4 Families “TeamBuild” in Santa Clarita, California, where they helped build a home for a local veteran family. Homes 4 Families (H4F) provides affordable housing options for veterans …

Anchor Loans Funds New Construction Projects

With more than $6.9 billion in loans funded to real estate investors since 1998, Anchor Loans is the nation’s number one fix-and-flip lender. But not all of our loans are for fix-and-flip projects. Anchor also finances new construction. New construction financing from Anchor Loans can be used for land acquisition and ground-up construction of qualified …

Contemporary Home Staging: An Expert’s Guide

Home staging has become an art form in its own right in recent years, and rightfully so, as the look and feel of an interior can mean the difference between selling to the highest bidder and a negative ROI. While it is important to note that you should pay special attention to the curb appeal …

Building Relationships for a Successful Fix-and-Flip Business

“Our relationships with people are the foundation of our business,” writes Dave Crumby, founder and CEO of Realvolve.com, a workflow & CRM Platform serving real estate agents and teams. “Relationships lead to referrals, which make our businesses sustainable. Otherwise, real estate is just a job, not a career, and we are effectively unemployed after each …

6 Practices that all Experienced House Flippers Follow

Fix and flip properties are all the rage right now in the world of real estate investing. However, when it comes to flipping homes, many people quickly discover there is a major difference between first-time flippers looking for some side income and the experienced flippers who run their own flipping business as their full-time job. …

How To Find Fix-and-Flip Deals

Every fix-and-flip investor’s success hinges on one critical element: having properties to flip! Understanding how to acquire viable investment properties is crucial to all investors, from beginners to the most experienced fix-and-flip veterans. How is it done? Exploring the methods of experienced “fix-and-flip investors is a great road map. How successful fix-and-flip investors find properties …

The Essentials of House Flipping

There is no shortage of advice for the fix-and-flip investor in 2019. An endless litany of websites, podcasts, and social media feeds shout tips, tricks and everything in between. But what does a fix-and-flip investor really need to know? What are the essentials of house flipping? After more than 20 years helping fix-and-flip investors succeed, …

A Beginner’s Guide to House Flipping

If you’re new to fix-and-flip real estate investing, you may have many questions about how to proceed, particularly when it comes to securing financing and buying a property. Learning the answers to those questions is crucial to getting your fix-and-flip career off the ground. Here’s a quick look at what you should know as a …