Creating a Fix-and-Flip Business Plan

Legendary UCLA basketball coach John Wooden famously taught his players “failing to prepare is preparing to fail.” Wooden’s teams were always fastidiously prepared, and it paid off in a big way, with an astonishing 10 national championships. How do you prepare for success in your fix-and-flip investment business? Do you know exactly how you plan …

Anchor Loans Wraps Up 20th Anniversary Year With New Achievements and Honors

Calabasas, Calif., Jan. 16, 2019 – Anchor Loans, the nation’s leading provider of financing to fix-and-flip entrepreneurs, wraps up its 20th year in business with over $1.4 billion in loans funded to real estate investors, a new annual record for the Company and a twenty percent increase over the prior record-setting year. 

 Since its humble beginnings in 1998 in a …

The 5 Best States for Fix-and-Flip Investing

Flipping houses can be big business, but not all markets are created equal. In some parts of the country, investors are getting more bang for their buck. In Maryland or Pennsylvania, for example, a fix-and-flip investor can make an average profit of $110,000 on their flipped house, while other states may not offer quite the …

Three Real Estate Trends to Watch in 2019

Every year presents new and unique challenges to real estate investors. As 2018 draws to a close, it’s time to take stock of what’s on the horizon. What emerging real estate trends that will shape the market in 2019 and beyond?   Experts from the Forbes Real Estate Council recently presented their ideas on what …

Cryptocurrency and Real Estate Investing – Is It the Future?

Even though it is still approached with caution by the public, cryptocurrency is slowly but surely gaining a foothold in various markets. The doubts, of course, are understandable, as Bitcoin’s value in particular fluctuates quite unpredictably. Coindesk reports that the world’s most popular cryptocurrency ended September with its lowest volatility for over a year, but …

Anchor Loans Surpasses $1 Billion in Loan Originations in Q3 2018

Calabasas, Calif., Sept. 4, 2018 – Anchor Loans, the nation’s number one hard-money lender to the fix-and-flip industry, has again exceeded $1 billion in loan originations in a single year. This is the third consecutive year Anchor has provided over a billion dollars of financing to real estate investors, and sets a new Q3 record …

Anchor Loans Recognized on 2018 Inc 5000 List

Calabasas, Calif., Aug. 15, 2018 – Anchor Loans has been selected for the 2018 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. The magazine Inc. 5000 posts an annual list that recognizes the nation’s greatest and most inspiring entrepreneurs.   Each business selected is ranked from #1-5000 on the list. Factors such as …

Anchor Loans Expands into New Markets; Now Serving 47 Markets Nationwide

Calabasas, Calif. May 31, 2018 – Anchor Loans, the nation’s largest lender to the fix-and-flip industry, is now originating loans in 47 markets across the country. Throughout the last year, Anchor added 13 additional states to its lending roster. “Our growth outside of California over the last two years has increased to 50 percent of …

Anchor Loans Surpasses Monthly Record with $139.5 Million in Loan Originations

Calabasas, Calif., April 11, 2018 – Anchor Loans, the nation’s number one hard-money lender to the fix-and-flip industry, has surpassed its monthly lending record with more than $139.5 million in loan originations in March. This is 13 percent higher than the previous record of $123.5 million in December of last year.More than 85 percent of …

Anchor Loans Promotes Sabrina Zuckerman to Chief Operating Officer

Calabasas, Calif., Feb. 21, 2018 – Anchor Loans, the nation’s number one hard-money lender to the fix-and-flip industry, announced today the promotion of Sabrina Zuckerman to Chief Operating Officer (COO). Zuckerman joined Anchor Loans in 2014 as vice president of technology operations, managing the team behind Anchor’s proprietary fintech, a group of processes and technologies …