A Quick Note from Steve Pollack, President & CEO of Anchor Loans

A Note From Steve Pollack  To my Clients, Business Partners, Friends and Family, I hope you are all managing during this uncertain time and are staying healthy. I am reaching out to let you know that Anchor Loans is open for business and fully operational despite the difficult circumstances related to the COVID-19 pandemic. We Read this Article »

Fix-and-Flip Worst Practices: 10 Signs of Sloppy Workmanship in a House Flip

There is a significant rise in fix-and-flip investing in many areas of the country, and along with this rise in flip activity, fix-and-flip investors' average gross ROI in many U.S. markets has fallen. While there are markets where average gross ROI is more than 100%, investors in some markets are experiencing under 15% returns. Unfortunately, Read this Article »

Environmentally Friendly Fix-and-Flip: “What Home Buyers Really Want”

If you're a fix-and-flip investor who has been thinking about incorporating more environmentally friendly materials into your flip renovations, you might be interested to know that a recent National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) survey reveals that home buyers prefer green over non-green amenities when they are given a choice--and half of them say they Read this Article »

Fix-and-Flip Math Basics: The Calculations You Will Need to Succeed

If math wasn't necessarily your strongest subject in school, you may find yourself avoiding situations where your calculating skills will be put to the test.  In fix-and-flip investing, you will use basic math functions on a daily basis, and your ability to succeed will depend on knowing how to perform some critical calculations. None of Read this Article »

Does a Real Estate Investor Need Good Credit to Get a Fix-and-Flip Loan?

If you are a fix-and-flip investor seeking additional capital to begin your next house flip, you may be considering a fix-and-flip loan from a private hard money lender—and you might be wondering how your credit history could impact your loan approval. If you have ever applied for a conventional mortgage, you know that a bank's decision Read this Article »

Tips to Keeping Your House Flipping Profit Margin High

You’ve been on the hunt for the perfect property, and you think you may have found it. But, before you sign on the dotted line, review these tips and tricks from our fix-and-flip experts to make absolutely sure the property you’ve chosen will help you pull in the profits you’re hoping for.  Know the After-Repair Read this Article »

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: Identify a Suitable Property Finding a property to flip is your first and most significant hurdle. If you’re operating Read this Article »

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, Read this Article »

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 Read this Article »

Anchor Builds Home for Local Veteran

Calabasas, Calif., Feb. 5, 2019 – Anchor Loans, the nation’s leading provider of financing to fix-and-flip entrepreneurs, contributed $8,000 and hundreds of volunteer hours to Homes 4 Families (H4F) in a local TEAMbuild, constructing a new home for a veteran and his family in a 78-home Enriched Neighborhood® in Santa Clarita, California. H4F developed the Enriched Neighborhood® Read this Article »