Summer is the most active real estate season and the time when real estate prices peak. It can literally make or break the entire year. This summer was strong in the DC area. Prices remained stable and in some areas increased. What does it mean for real estate investors like you and I? Perhaps most importantly, how can we capitalize on those trends and make money by using hard money loans in Maryland?
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When considering that perfect piece of property to invest in, it’s critically important to keep rehab costs low to maximize your profit. Even with the great hard money rehab loans we offer, we would still rather see you minimize your risk by knowing what to include is the cost of a rehab. Here are a few things to think about when it comes to one of the most expensive parts of a rehab, the roof.
Are you considering working with a hard money lender for the first time? If so, you probably have many questions about who hard money lenders are, how they work and how different they are from traditional lenders such as banks and credit unions. Hard money loans are not for everyone and not everyone will qualify for them. However, for many investors they offer a fast and nimble source of capital not available from other sources. In this article we discuss key difference between traditional lenders and hard money lenders and why, without hard money lenders, real estate investing would be limited to those with very deep pockets.
You’ve done your homework and found a property that you think may be a good deal. It’s time to ask the seller a few questions and get a full picture of what’s going on. This information will help you make decisions as to how much the property is worth now and how much you can get for it once you complete your rehab. It will also help you understand how much you need to borrow and if hard money loans are the financing tool you need.
Every investor looking for a hard money loan in the DC area needs the help of a good real estate agent as well. How to differentiate good real estate agents from mediocre ones? In this blog we discuss top five things to do when looking for a right agent for your next real estate investment opportunity.