Multi-Billion Dollar Hard Money Lender Born in a Spare Bedroom Office

In 2016, Anchor Loans became the first hard money lender in the nation to fund over $1 billion in loans to fix-and-flip investors in a single year. Anchor continues to lead the industry, providing over $1 billion in fix-and-flip financing every year since, with life-to-date fundings surpassing $7.8 billion (as of 12/2019). Multi-billion dollar hard money lender born Read this Article »

Wafra Capital Partners Acquires Controlling Interest in Anchor Loans: Focus Remains on Exceptional Customer Experience

  As the number one fix-and-flip lender in the United States, we are pleased to announce that a majority interest in Anchor Loans has been acquired by Wafra Capital Partners (WCP), a worldwide leader in specialty asset partnerships and structured finance strategies. A successful partnership since 2015 Prior to this acquisition, Anchor brought WCP on as a partner Read this Article »

Better Ways to Monitor Your Local Markets

Ways to monitor local markets Are you trying to keep an eye on local markets for fix-and-flip trends and deal opportunities?  In a previously released blog post, Anchor Loans highlighted rental market trends across the top 100 markets from Zumper.com.   But what about other market insight tools that you can check out on your Read this Article »

5 Most Common Errors Made in House Flipping

  Mistakes in House Flipping  Since the early 2000s, house flipping has become one of America’s most popular trades. While many flippers are having great success, others have failed in the marketplace due to critical factors they’ve overlooked. No amount of insider insights and information can outweigh these five profit-killing mistakes fix-and-flip investors often make. Read this Article »

Discover More About Flip Financing with Our Anchor Loans FAQ

FAQs As a fix-and-flip investor, you may have questions about hard money loans and how they can help you grow and scale your business.  Anchor Loans, the largest lender to the fix-and-flip market, has a team of advisers answering questions every day on exactly this topic.  For your convenience, we’ve compiled a list of the Read this Article »

What Do Fintech and Fix & Flip Loans Have in Common?

Fintech in the Fix and Flip Industry Fintech, or financial technology, is one of those up and coming terms that investors are starting to hear about, but may not fully understand yet. Similar to other industries where technology tools are streamlining workflows and increasing productivity, fintech includes everything from products like Apple Pay and Quickbooks, to Read this Article »

Can the Age of a Home Make a Difference?

There are several strategies to finding that next property to fix-and-flip, and one that experienced investors often rely on is looking at neighborhoods with homes that are right around 20 years of age. What’s so special about 20+ year of age? It’s because many of them will only require cosmetic fixes to kitchens, bathrooms and Read this Article »

Key Steps in Closing Your Next Fix-and-Flip Property

Ok, you have established trust with the seller and now it’s time to get down to the business of closing your investment property. Here are the steps that fix-and-flip professionals take to insure an orderly and effective closing:   Set up escrow Arrange inspections by specialists on your team for electrical, plumbing, HVAC, chimney, well, asbestos, radon, lead Read this Article »

Five Ways to Establish Trust with a Seller

It’s not surprising that when you do the things necessary to quickly establish trust with a seller, your ability to make a successful offer on a fix-and-flip property goes up dramatically. You’ve worked hard to find a very particular kind of seller and property, and now you have to get them to agree to turn that Read this Article »

Anchor Loans, Who Provide Bridge Loans for Real Estate, Has Another Record Lending Month – Surpasses $116 million in March

  Anchor Loans, the nation’s largest hard-money lender to the fix-and-flip industry, is pleased to announce that March 2017 was another record lending month for the company. We originated over 360 loans totaling more than $116 million dollars, another high-water mark for an organization that has already surpassed $4 billion in loan origination volume, and was among the Read this Article »