What are the Best Loans for Financing Investment Properties?

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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

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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 Near You

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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

How to Buy Rentals With No Money Down Using a Hard Money Refinance

Hard money is used by many investors as a short-term solution to fund real estate deals. Hard money can be used to fund fix and flips or buy rental properties until long-term financing can be put in place. I fix and flip homes as well as invest in long-term rentals, but personally, do not use … Read more

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