Tap Others in Your Network to Get Fix-and-Flip Leads Faster

Finding your next fix-and-flip property doesn’t always need to fall squarely on your shoulders.  In fact, successful fix-and-flip businesses build a team of experts into their network that become their “eyes, ears, and feet-on-the-ground” when it comes to discovering the next great opportunity.   What does this network look like?  Well, it can include the following: …

Top Criteria to Consider when Targeting Your Next Fix-and-Flip Neighborhood

Experts agree that targeting several key neighborhood criteria can lead to more successful fix-and-flip deals.  One of them is focusing on the right neighborhoods given your own personal location and intentions.   Here are several targeting items to consider:   * Proximity to your work and home – the closer the better. * Selling prices – are …

Fix-And-Flip Financing FAQ – Your Top Four Questions Answered

If you are looking to scale up your volume, snap up quick deals and increase your ROI, short-term fix-and-flip financing may be the right choice for you.  At Anchor Loans, we get asked a lot of questions about flip financing projects, and below are four that we probably hear most often.   1) Borrowing money …

Getting Loan Approvals for Distressed Properties and Lower Credit Scores

  Do you need to quickly get a loan approved for a distressed property but also have a lower credit score?  A private direct lender that specializes in fix-and-flip financing recognizes the potential After-Repair Value (ARV) of distressed property and can quickly approve and disburse the funds you need to purchase and rehab a property you have …

Anchor Loans Fix-and-Flip Borrowers Guide is Now Available

  Interested in faster loan closings, lower risk, and growing your fix-and-flip business?  Get our free step by step Fix-and-Flip Borrowers Guide for driving ROI and growth.   According to real estate data cruncher RealtyTrac, the average return on investment for U.S. house flips grew from 20% in 2011 to 35% in 2015—with many markets averaging …

Anchor Loans Surpasses $4 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 $4 billion in total loan origination volume since our inception over 18 years ago.  This milestone is in addition to crossing the $1 billion dollar mark for loans in a single year in 2016, …

Looking for a flip-worthy house? Here are 6 “must haves” to consider

Finding the right house to fix-and-flip requires a variety of strategies and tactics ~ researching and canvasing your target neighborhood, looking for foreclosed properties, and leveraging your network of real estate agents or contractors to name just a few.   But what should you start to consider once you find a potential opportunity?  Below are a few highlights …

WSJ Says House Flipping Makes a Comeback as Home Prices Rise

According to the Wall Street Journal, this is a great time to be in the house flipping business.  That’s because the number of investors who flipped a house in the first nine months of 2016 has reached levels not seen since the “pre-crisis” 2007 days.   One great indicator of this momentum? A third of …

Anchor Loans Surpasses $1 Billion in Loan Origination Volume for 2016

  As the nation’s largest direct private money lender to the “fix-and-flip” industry, we are pleased to announce that Anchor Loans has become the first lender in our niche to surpass $1 billion in loan origination volume in a single calendar year.  And there is still December yet to go! The one billion dollar threshold is …