How to Choose the Best Hard Money Lender

When you’ve made the decision to use borrowed capital for a real estate investment deal, it’s important to keep in mind that there’s no one-size-fits-all fix-and-flip lender.  I’m not here to tell you which is the best hard money lender for you, or which ones to avoid—different lenders are good for different investors. But, do Read this Article »

When My Fix-and-Flip Loan with a Hard Money Lender has a Construction Holdback: How Does that Work?

When you partner with a hard money lender for help financing your fix-and-flip project,  your loan might include a construction “holdback” where the lender will help fund the purchase of your fix-and-flip property, then hold back the construction portion of the loan to incrementally pay for the property’s renovation. Why does my hard money loan Read this Article »

The Essentials of House Flipping

There is no shortage of advice for the fix-and-flip investor. 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, we’ve found Read this Article »

How to Get Approved for a Fix-and-Flip Loan

As a successful fix-and-flip investor, you know there is nothing more important to your bottom line than quick access to capital. In a competitive industry where cash is king and lucrative deals are snapped up quickly, it is critical to have cash available to execute purchase contracts, compete at foreclosure auctions, close cash-only deals and Read this Article »

Empty Rental Property: How To Make It Rent-able

An empty rental property isn’t the worst thing that can happen in your real estate business, but it’s far from ideal.

Five Ways to Build a Long-term Real Estate Investment Strategy

Many view real estate investing as a short-term game. Fix-and-flip investing, in particular, can seem like an opportunity to get in, make some money, and get out.

How to Create and Increase Your Real Estate Portfolio with a 1031 Exchange

You may have gotten your feet wet with fixing and flipping real estate. There are few things more exciting than being part of a significant property transformation and watching your profits grow.

10 Reasons Real Estate Investors Use Hard Money Loans

  When investing in real estate, using hard money loans can bring significant benefits to your negotiations with the seller. Our team at Anchor Loans has great experience offering hard money loans to our clients. Here  are 10 reasons to use hard money loans as an investor. Faster close Since hard money loans are designed Read this Article »

Three Market Indicators Fix-and-Flip Investors Should Watch

Fix-and-flip investing is no casual money-making scheme. It takes careful planning and foresight to succeed in every step, from purchasing your property, to renovation, to the eventual resale of your investment property. Understanding the market conditions that help lead to a “sold” sign is key to getting the best return on your investment. Here are Read this Article »

9 Questions About Hard Money Loans

Hard money loans are an ideal option for successful real estate entrepreneurs who might not meet the requirements for traditional bank loans. Anchor Loans has more than 20 years of experience in fix-and-flip and rental property financing.  Here are nine questions real estate investors may have about hard money loans: What makes hard money loans Read this Article »