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Fix & Flip loans allow the borrower to make a quick return on their investment while stimulating communities – We Lend is proud to support We Lend’s Fix & Flip program allows the borrower to invest as little as 10%. We offer up to 90% of the borrowers’ purchase price and 100% of the renovation cost […]

The BRRRR Method versus Fix and Flip, which is better for you?

Real estate investing is a type of investment where you need to know your exit strategy before you even get into it. And it’s with an eye on the exit strategy that many investors weigh up the pros and cons of the BRRRR method versus fix and flip. Both of these have their own benefits, […]

Hard Money Loans Explained

*Includes expert insights from one of our hard money lenders, Jeff Safi. Hard money loans are a quick solution for financing or refinancing a real estate investment. Especially if you don’t quality for traditional financing or don’t have time to go through the many hoops at a bank or other traditional lender. That being said, […]

Cash Out Refinances and Taxes – A Quick Guide

People often turn to cash out refinance in order to unlock equity and access cash. While they’re an effective means of liquidizing some of your property assets, people often have a lot of questions regarding their taxes with this product, such as is cash out refinance taxable? What is a cash out refinance? Firstly, let’s […]

How to Get a Hard Money Loan During COVID-19

It of course goes without saying that the human and economic toll of the COVID-19 crisis has already been substantial. In a bid to stem the flow of virus transmission and protect human life, almost every state has instigated some form of lockdown. And since the first states introduced shelter-in-place orders in March, the US […]

How to Virtually Close a Real Estate Deal During COVID-19

Just like almost all business sectors, the real estate market has been impacted by COVID-19. This is particularly the case for property transactions, as meeting in-person is so important at numerous points when purchasing a property, from viewings and inspections, to contract signings. However, the market is still functioning in spite of statewide lockdowns, and […]

Fix and Flipping During COVID: How to Adjust Your Strategy

As any property investor will tell you, the last 3-4 months have been unpredictable (to say the least). Back in February, mortgage applications were at an 11-year high. It’s safe to say no one could have foreseen what happened next. COVID-19 brought real estate, industry, and normality to a grinding halt. In April, sales of […]

Expert Tax Strategies for Flipping Houses

As experienced real estate investors will attest, taxes due on a fix and flip can have a serious impact on profitability. While these types of real estate investments are great for quickly unlocking value, the taxes on flipping houses have to be considered and calculated at the start of every project. Without a proper plan, […]

Hard Money Vs Private Money [Explained by a Lender]

The difference between hard money and private money is not that clear. In fact, many investors believe them to be the same. However, while they have some similarities, there are some major differences borrowers need to be aware of.  So, what is the difference between hard money and private money? And which lender should you […]

Bridge Loan Vs Hard Money Loan [What You Need To Know]

Investors sometimes get mixed up on the difference between a bridge loan and a hard money loan. Moreover, if not confused between the two, there can be a misunderstanding over which loan is best for their property investment.  So, bridge loan vs hard money – which is the right source of funding for you? We’re […]