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Using Background Checks To Underwrite Private Money Loans

At First Capital Trust Deeds, we run background checks to underwrite private money and hard money loans, especially when working with a new borrower for the first time. Background checks have helped us discover some red flags or helped fill in the information gaps when something in the conversation with a potential borrower didn’t seem right and we couldn’t figure it out but knew something was off.

Picture of Ted Spradlin Ted Spradlin Jul 5, 2022 10:52:41 AM

Grow Your Business With Bridge Loans

If you’re thinking about repositioning your debt or purchasing a new property to add to your portfolio, it’s important to consider all of your finance options. Bridge loans are a great choice for people who want to access capital quickly in order to expand or alter their property business. Bridge loans are a fast and efficient way to raise funds between a short-term cash requirement and long-term loan.

Picture of Ted Spradlin Ted Spradlin Nov 21, 2018 12:48:41 AM

Hard Money and Private Money Bridge Loans

Like many people, you probably find the world of investment properties exhilarating. At the same time, you probably experience a lot of the frustrations that come with financing your prospective properties. As the real estate market continues to thrive, there’s a lot of scope for buying fixer uppers and flipping them for a profit. If you want to seize on your latest opportunity quickly, but you feel as though securing finance could cause a delay, you may want to consider a hard money or private money bridge loan.

Picture of Ted Spradlin Ted Spradlin Jul 25, 2018 1:05:58 AM

Hard Money & Private Money Hotel Financing

Over the past few years, we’ve received dozens of hard money and private money hotel financing requests from existing owners doing a major overhaul as well as buyers seeking acquisition funds to stabilize a property before taking out a long-term bank loan. This blog post outlines a recent competitively priced private money hotel acquisition loan for an experienced operator that we believe would benefit many other hotel owners.

Picture of Ted Spradlin Ted Spradlin Apr 10, 2017 5:16:44 AM

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