Is a Home Refinance or a Line of Credit Better?

InvestFourMore Cash Out Refinance or Line of Credit

I have refinanced many of my properties over the years and I have also used lines of credit quite a few times. I am a real estate investor who flips houses and buys quite a few rentals so having cash available is important to my business. You can take cash out of properties you own … Read more

How to Find Private Money for Real Estate Investments

private money lenders

I have completed a lot of house flips and bought many rental properties. Over the years, I have established many private-money relationships. Some of the people who work with me are amazed at how much money people are willing to lend me! I was able to attract private-money lenders by being trustworthy, being transparent, and … Read more

Who are the Best Hard Money Lenders?

hard money loans

Hard money loans are typically used to flip houses or for short term financing on other real estate projects. Finding a hard money lender is not a difficult task. A Google search for hard money lenders will turn up about 1,000 results. The tough part is finding a hard money lender that has reasonable rates, … Read more

What Dave Ramsey Gets Wrong About Real Estate Investing

Dave Ramsey Rentals

Dave Ramsey has gotten many people out of debt and helped many others balance their budgets and live within their means. However, Dave has some interesting advice when it comes to real estate investing. He says that you should only invest in rental properties when you can pay cash for them and only comprise 5% … Read more

How Does an FHA 203k Loan Work When Financing Repairs?

FHA 203k Loan

The FHA 203k loan is a great loan for properties that won’t qualify for a regular FHA loan because they need too much work. We all want to get a good deal when we buy something. The problem with getting a good deal on a house is that many times, the house needs work. Many … Read more

What are the Best Loans for Financing Investment Properties?

qualify for mortgage

Rental properties are great way to invest your money, but qualifying for a loan on an investment property is not always easy. Loans on investment properties are much more difficult to get than a loan on an owner-occupied home, and it will cost you more money as well. Many banks consider investor loans riskier than … Read more

How to Buy & Finance a House that Needs Repairs

taxes on flips

Houses that need repairs often can be bought below market value. I base my investing strategy on buying houses below market value and financing those properties, which is not always easy. When you buy a home that needs repairs, many lenders will not lend on that house if the repairs affect the livability of the … Read more

How to Find a Portfolio Lender in Your Area

Portfolio Lender

As a real estate investor, I have run into problems buying rental properties because traditional lenders stopped financing me. They said I could not have more than four mortgages and I could not finance fix and flips. Those banks and mortgage companies made it sound as if I had no options. The truth was “their … Read more

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