Commercial Bridge Loans 101

Private funding can be such an asset in residential real estate ventures. But have you thought about using it for commercial investments? Commercial private lenders allow for quicker closings, as the funding is already assembled, allowing you to get your next venture going that much faster than the typical 6-12 month timeline for construction loan [...]

Commercial Bridge Loans 1012018-10-25T18:18:20+00:00

Salt Lake County’s Current Real Estate Market Trends

Nationwide, home sales in 2017 were the highest they’ve been since the Great Recession. Total home sales increased 1.9% to 6.13 million units. Existing home sales increased 1.1% and new home sales increased by 10% over 2016! Sales are forecast to continue to increase by 2.8% in 2018 and an additional 2% in 2019.* Current [...]

Salt Lake County’s Current Real Estate Market Trends2018-08-20T21:50:54+00:00

Spring is in the Air… A Market Assessment

Spring is finally in the air! It’s getting warmer, the birds are singing, and mother nature is waking up all of her beautiful landscape. Do you know what that means? People are starting to think about moving again. Why, you may ask? Well, let me ask you this; have you ever moved in the winter [...]

Spring is in the Air… A Market Assessment2018-04-26T22:47:25+00:00

Six Red Flags for Rental Property Investments

Rental properties are a great way to expand your investment portfolio. There are numerous details involved in real estate investing and, as with anything else, there are no guarantees that a deal will be profitable every time. There are, however, a few things to watch for to help ensure that your investment a successful one. [...]

Six Red Flags for Rental Property Investments2018-04-05T16:24:18+00:00

Banks vs. Private Lending, an Apples to Apples Comparison

When it comes to obtaining a loan for a real estate venture, there are two forms of funding available: traditional banks and private money lenders. Both are great options, depending on the deal and what you are specifically looking for, however, it is important to understand the differences of each in a side­-by-side comparison. Interest [...]

Banks vs. Private Lending, an Apples to Apples Comparison2018-03-08T20:53:44+00:00

Understanding Basic Terms of Private Money Lending (Bridge Loans)

If you’re new to real estate investing or just interested in exploring alternative funding options, you will need to make sure you are knowledgable in the terminology associated with the mortgage process in general, in addition to private money specifics. - Property Types You should understand the differences in them before entering the real estate business [...]

Understanding Basic Terms of Private Money Lending (Bridge Loans)2018-01-29T21:38:06+00:00

Bridge Loans 101

You convince yourself you’re just going to look at the house. You’re not going to fall in love with it, you’ll just go look, that’s all. But, as soon as you walk through the front door, you know. It’s perfect. It’s screaming your name and “just looking” is no longer an option on the table. [...]

Bridge Loans 1012017-11-03T18:27:49+00:00

BRRRR Investing (Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat)

In a fun article about a real estate investor’s awesome deal he made for $1, Brandon Turner describes his process using the BRRRR method; such a good read if you’re interested, How I Bought a Fixer-Upper Fourplex for $1 Down: A BRRRR Case Study. BRRRR is an acronym for Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat and [...]

BRRRR Investing (Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat)2017-10-04T22:57:56+00:00