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Four Scenarios When Private Money Loans Are the Right Choice

While traditional forms of financing are always an option, private money loans are becoming increasingly popular. Alongside their fast turnaround times, they’re often more accessible to those with a less-than-ideal credit history.  Private money loans aren’t the right choice for every borrower, but if you find yourself in any one of these four scenarios private money loans may be worth exploring.

First Capital Trust Deeds Sep 2, 2018 3:28:40 AM

How to Know When to Switch Loan Providers

If you’ve been involved in the property market for a while, you may have stuck with the same lender through thick and thin. While there’s something to be said for loyalty, at the end of the day you need make sure you are looking after your own interests by knowing when it’s the right time to switch loan providers. Whether it’s expanded loan product offerings, faster loan approval, or increased speed of closing, choosing a new lender can ultimately help you increase your return on investment for your real estate projects.

First Capital Trust Deeds Aug 7, 2018 12:10:04 AM

Hard Money and Private Money Blanket Loans

Although owning and investing in multiple properties is a smart move, it can also feel like an administrative headache. One of the biggest sources of frustration you may encounter is juggling your financial commitments. Obtaining several sources of financing and repaying them all individually can make accounting difficult. As you may already know, failing to streamline your accounts is a fast track to reducing your profits.

First Capital Trust Deeds Aug 1, 2018 12:41:34 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.

First Capital Trust Deeds Jul 25, 2018 1:05:58 AM

Hard Money and Private Money Ground-Up Construction Loans

If you’re working in the construction industry, you’re probably already aware that private money lenders have a longstanding history with developers. While banks may sometimes see your efforts as carrying too much risk, new construction loans come with the potential for private lenders. Since the recession, those offering private money construction loans have begun to exercise a little more caution, but they still remain as a viable option.

First Capital Trust Deeds Jul 11, 2018 2:02:32 AM

Private Money 101: A Basic Guide to Understanding Hard Money Loans

Hard money loans are often misunderstood, in part because of shady lenders who tainted this type of loan’s reputation by providing risky loans that left real estate investors dry with no property to show for it. Now it’s time to dispel the myths and talk about what hard money lending is really all about. This article will provide you with some basic information to get you started.

First Capital Trust Deeds Jul 3, 2018 6:45:57 AM

Hard Money and Private Money Commercial Loans

Where there’s commercial real estate, there’s usually money. While most people associate buying and selling property to make a profit with the residential market, it’s not unusual to take the same approach to commercial properties. If you’re seeking a commercial loan and you’re coming up against barriers, you might find that hard money financing is an ideal option. Choosing a private commercial real estate loan is an excellent way to secure cash quickly. If you’re ready to transform the way you approach commercial finance, let’s explore the world of private lending together.

First Capital Trust Deeds Jun 20, 2018 3:06:01 AM

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