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 …

Recovering from and Planning for Government Shutdowns: What Fix-and-Flip Investors Should Know

The government shutdown is over, at least for the next three weeks while lawmakers continue to negotiate. But even with the record-breaking shutdown temporarily resolved, real estate investors may be experiencing a ripple effect, and now is a good time to assess the strength of your real estate investment business and shore up any weaknesses. …

5 Tips for Writing an Eye-Catching Property Listing

There are a lot of properties on the market vying for the attention of buyers, and that means to attract buyers to your property and get it sold for the best possible price, you’ll need to create a unique listing. Your post should be well-written, short, and informative. Give it an eye-catching headline and do …

Fix-and-Flip Data You Should Consider Before Your Next Project

Maximizing the return on your investment in a property can be a complicated process. Asking the right questions about a property you’re considering is an excellent way to determine whether it’s a good investment, but digging into hard fix-and-flip data can also be a worthwhile pursuit. Here are three data sources you should consider before …

Flipping Homes with Millennial Homebuyers in Mind

The housing market is significantly impacted each time a new generation reaches adulthood and begins to explore housing options. Think back to the Baby Boomers, who were so vast in number they sparked an entirely new construction boom.  Next came Generation X, which stimulated its own boom in a housing sector that reached near-bubble proportions …

Anchor Loans Does It Again – Over $1 Billion in Loans Funded in 2017

  You may be part of the reason we’re celebrating this significant milestone.   Repeating last year’s record-breaking success, for the second consecutive year Anchor Loans funded over $1 billion in loans to real estate investors – and we couldn’t be more excited!  Whether taking advantage of new products like the rental program we launched …

Anchor Loans Surpasses $5 billion in Total Loan Originations to the Fix-and-Flip Market

As the nation’s largest direct private money lender to the “fix-and-flip” industry, Anchor Loans is pleased to announce that we have surpassed $5 billion in total loan origination volume since our inception over 19 years ago.   This milestone, in addition to exceeding the $4 billion mark in January of this year, makes 2017 the …

Home Seller Average Price Gain at Record High

If you are a home seller, you have something to cheer about these days.  According to a Q2 2017 U.S. Home Sales Report from Attom Data Solutions, homeowners who sold in the second quarter realized an average price gain of $51,000 since purchase — the highest average price gain for home sellers since Q2 2007, …

Is Your Community One of the Top 100 Rental Markets?

    Recently, Zumper released its National Rent Report for August 2017. With over 1 million active listings across the United States, the company analyzed rental data for the top 100 metro areas by population, providing a comprehensive view of the current state of the market.   What They Found   * One-bedroom apartments increase in …