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Why Borrowing Money From Family or Friends Increases Your Investment Risk

“Neither a borrower or lender be.” So said Shakespeare, in the play “Hamlet”. However, if you are a serious fix and flip investor, it is more than a little likely that you will require funding from one source or another … Continue reading

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How to Secure Quick Funding for Your Fix and Flip Property

When it comes to fix and flip financing, sooner is almost always better than later. Why do we say that? When you find a truly good potential property, you must make an offer on it quickly or lose the chance … Continue reading

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Financing a Real Estate Business

Not surprisingly, bank loans for real estate tend to dry up once the bank sees you’ve got more than a couple of properties. Banks are less and less interested in making investment loans when they feel there’s more of a … Continue reading

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Should You Borrow from Friends or Family for Investment Properties?

Borrowing from friends and family is typically frowned upon. The fear that the deal could go bad and you could lose the friendship or cause a family feud of epic proportions is not totally unfounded. There are good reasons to … Continue reading

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Preparing to Fill Out a Loan Application

What it takes to borrow money from different kinds of lenders Even if you’ve filled out a loan application before, you probably feel like just filling out the paperwork is the hardest part of rehab property financing. Dealing with contractors … Continue reading

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6 Ways to Cleverly Use Your Credit Cards in Real Estate

Real estate investing can leave you hunting for cash instead of properties when you don’t know how to strategically use your hard money financing and your credit cards and cash. Finding the money to take on more real estate investing projects … Continue reading

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How to Fund Your Real Estate Investments in Today’s Economy

Real estate investing is not for the faint of heart and often requires some strategic planning and creative funding to get into and keep moving. Real estate investing can be a fly-by-the-seat of your pants business in hot markets which … Continue reading

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