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19 02, 2019

Why The Luxury Market Might Be Your Best Investment For House Flipping Right Now

By |2019-02-18T17:49:44+00:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: Business, Due Diligence, Flipping, Foreclosures, Hard Money, Hard Money Loans, Home Improvements, Investment, Investment Properties, Investments, Rehab Loans, REIs, Short Sales, Taxes|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

House flippers focusing on flipping luxury homes are a part of a rising market. While non-luxury houses aren't flipping as well, this market, if you can afford it is still doing well. Consider that the National Association of Realtors showed that sales of existing homes declined over ten percent in the last year. Starter homes, which are usually a common project for house flippers, are part of a decreasing market. Sales are just down among starter homes. Some of that is because of the higher interest rates too. Many people who house flippers would normally try to sell a starter

15 02, 2019

Do You Know The Signs Of A Bad Foundation

By |2019-02-14T23:15:36+00:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Construction Loans, Due Diligence, Flipping, Hard Money, Home Improvements, Investment Properties, Investments, Real Estate, Rehab Loans, Remodeling Tips, Short Sales, Tax Foreclosures|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

As a real estate investor, you can save yourself money and time if you know how to spot signs of foundation damage when you first look at a potential investment property. Some minor problems can be fixed, of course. If you only spot minor problems, it's possible that hiring a professional evaluator to check the property may be worth it. Not all foundation issues mean you should walk away from an investment property. But you can save yourself the cost of an evaluation if you can spot the major foundation issues yourself. Keep in mind, you're not just looking at

22 01, 2019

Finding Contractors For Work On Your Rental Properties

By |2019-01-22T21:01:38+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Categories: Commercial, Developers, Hard Money, Hard Money Loans, Home Improvements, Investing, Investment, Investment Properties, Investments, Remodeling Tips|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Finding good contractors to work on your rental properties might seem like a chore. Hiring undependable contractors can cost you some serious cash. Do you know where to find the best contractors? We happen to have some tips! Perhaps some jobs at your rental property are too complex, too tedious, or just too unappealing to do the work yourself. If you’re investing in real estate but you’re not going to be doing all of the work yourself for whatever reason, you'll need reliable, skilled contractors. Word-of-mouth really is best. That doesn't mean you should rely completely on online testimonials from

13 01, 2019

Investing In Real Estate While On Active Duty

By |2019-01-13T16:16:22+00:00January 13th, 2019|Categories: Business, Hard Money, Investing, Investment, Investment Properties, Investments, Leasing Your Property|Tags: |0 Comments

One soldier who served in the Army and was deployed to Afghanistan in 2011–12 told Realtor.com how he managed to buy five homes in five years and eventually kick off a new career in real estate investing. When he'd move to a new base, he didn't sell the home, he rented it out. "I bought five homes in five years,"he explained. He had purchased his first house while stationed in Fort Sill, OK. A year later, he moved to Fort Hood and used income from his For Sill house to pay his first mortgage. He repeated the pattern with each relocation.

10 01, 2019

Investing In Jacksonville, Florida Real Estate – Market Report

By |2019-01-21T15:52:15+00:00January 10th, 2019|Categories: Hard Money Loans, Investing, Investment, Investment Properties, Investments|Tags: , , |0 Comments

We supply hard money loans to real estate investors in Jacksonville, because we have faith in this market. Jacksonville has one of the U.S.’s fastest-growing populations. It has a steady economy. Plus, it features climbing rental rates. That makes Jacksonville a Florida city worth investing in. If you choose to invest in Jacksonville, you will be pleased with its affordable entry prices. Plus, you'll find average cap rates above 7 percent and payroll growth that is above the national average. With Jacksonville's 34,000 military-affiliated personnel in need of housing, you won't just make money investing in real estate in this

16 12, 2018

Investing In Asheville Real Estate

By |2019-01-21T15:51:19+00:00December 16th, 2018|Categories: Hard Money, Investment, Investment Properties, Investments, Leases, Leasing Your Property|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The unique city of Asheville, North Carolina has even caught the attention of Forbes magazine. Indeed, Forbes listed Asheville as among the top 25 biggest boom markets in the United States. The gorgeous mountain city is one of the area's most sound real estate investment markets. Boom markets aren't a common occurrence, but Asheville is absolutely a boom market. Year to year, home prices in Asheville are jumping by as much as 15 percent! Real Estate Properties In Asheville Asheville has a wide assortment of properties available including the following: Land for sale in Asheville Asheville green homes Historic homes

15 12, 2018

Top Three Suburbs In Charlotte

By |2018-12-13T12:50:55+00:00December 15th, 2018|Categories: Hard Money, Investing, Investment, Investment Properties, Investments|Tags: , |0 Comments

As the third part of our Charlotte blog post series, we'd like to give you a heads up about the three top suburbs in Charlotte, North Carolina. All three suburbs that rank the highest can be found in Southwest Charlotte, which shares the region with the Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The area also happens to have the best public schools in Charlotte, most believe. Top Three Suburbs In Charlotte The top three suburbs in Charlotte, North Carolina are as follows, in order of preference: Tega Cay (29708) Fort Mill  (29715) Lake Wylie (29710) Another area to watch is the Ballantyne zip code (28277). This

14 12, 2018

Charlotte Real Estate Market Highlights

By |2018-12-13T12:33:48+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Hard Money, Investing, Investment, Investment Properties, Investments|Tags: , , |0 Comments

In a recent blog post, we featured Charlotte as a perfect metropolis for real estate investing. Today, we'd like to discuss specific real estate market highlights. As far as direct real estate marketing goes, Charlotte was the 3rd best real estate market in the U.S. last year. The population of the city grew a whopping 15.1 percent in 2016 alone. That more than doubled the state rate. So, the growth isn't just steady, it's absolutely booming. Charlotte Real Estate Market Highlights Here are some market highlights that are indirect, but greatly influence real estate investing in Charlotte, North Carolina: 14

13 12, 2018

Why Charlotte Is The Perfect City For Investment Real Estate Right Now

By |2018-12-13T12:20:03+00:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: Investing, Investments|Tags: , |0 Comments

Charlotte, NC is currently home to several Fortune 500 companies and nearly a dozen Fortune 1000 companies. For example, Charlotte is the home of Lowe's, Duke Energy, and Bank of America. It's the largest metro area between Atlanta and D.C. and boasts a projected population increase of 23.7 percent between 2014 and 2025. Charlotte is expected to see a total of  Speaking of Fortune 500 companies, we expect to see at least 14 in total within the next six years as tech companies make their way to Charlotte. It's a fabulous city with a low cost of living, so it's

26 11, 2018

Do You Have The Skills To Create Enough Sweat Equity From Flipping Houses?

By |2018-11-24T09:34:16+00:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Flipping, Hard Money, Home Improvements, Investment Properties, Investments, Tax Foreclosures|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Are you thinking about flipping houses professionally without existing wealth? The real cash in flipping houses comes from sweat equity. That's while you'll see professional builders, carpenters, and other handy skilled tradesmen in the house flipping business doing well for themselves. These people know enough about home repairs and renovations to create the sweat equity to make flipping houses profitable. Often you will find skilled tradesmen who flip houses during the winter when they are out of work for the season. This helps contribute to an annual income, because the unemployment checks certainly won't cover all their family expenses. Oftentimes,