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 …

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 …

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. 1) Know the …

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 …

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 …

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 Fix-and-Flip Investors Share How Anchor Loans Made a Difference

  We recently spoke with three fix-and-flip investors, all of whom used Anchor Loans on their own projects (before and after photos above). In their own words, here’s how Anchor Loans made the difference in their individual projects and in their investments going forward.   Over the course of your relationship with Anchor Loans, what’s …

Five Book Recommendations from Anchor Loans

  Reading is one of the most beneficial things you can do in your free time. Sitting down with a good book reduces stress, expands your vocabulary, improves your memory, boosts your writing skills, and generally makes you a stronger, more well-rounded person.   Here are five recommended books, which members of the Anchor Loans …

5 Fix-and-Flip Basic Tips

  If you’re thinking about getting into the fix-and-flip real estate game in the Santa Rosa Beach, Florida area, then the following pointers should help you get started.  In every market there are some different variables as well as some fundamentals that remain constant.  We are going to cover a few of each in the …