California's Hard Money Lender Since 1988

Call Today! (707) 523-2099

Hard Money – No Fake News Here

Jun 06, 2017 (0) comment , , , , , ,

Instead of taking full advantage of the recent fake news fad and sensational headlines,  letting you know of our amazing skills as water-skiers, we’ll get right down to the truth: We are highly experienced Hard Money Lenders available to help you, a client or someone you know obtain a real estate loan, especially when turned…

Read more

Is 2017 The Year Of Real Estate Investing?

May 30, 2017 (0) comment , , , , , ,

Recently a chief economist for Fannie Mae, Douglas Duncan, told a group of financial professionals he sees no recession in sight.  His group forecasts the economy will grow by a conservative 2% this year.  But, he added, “Frankly, from a housing perspective, I think there will be a strong growth.” Mr. Douglas is particularly optimistic…

Read more

Rescuing a Realtor and His Home Buyer

May 24, 2017 (0) comment , , , , , ,

Santa Rosa, California Bridge Loan A busy Realtor in Sonoma County contacted me to help rescue a frantic client, who was trying to buy a home while her current house was being sold.  The home buyer was having difficulty getting loan approval elsewhere because she didn’t make enough income; however, she did have a free…

Read more

Crystal Ball Reading for Real Estate in 2017

May 17, 2017 (0) comment , , , , ,

According to the most respected real estate prognosticators, California remains one of the safest places to invest your money in 2017.   Several Western urban markets are still “red hot’, and 5 of them are in California.  Realtor.com has predicted that some cities will see sales growth as high as 5-6%. If you are experiencing or…

Read more

We Can Get You Loan Approval

May 09, 2017 (0) comment , , , , , , ,

We have all noted and experienced the tightness of the real estate market over the past several months.  But just as a tightly wound spring can leap forward at any moment, the real estate market is preparing to take such a leap.  Everyone should be ready for the opportunities that lie ahead. And Hard Money…

Read more

Investing In Real Estate Brings Good Return

May 01, 2017 (0) comment , , , , ,

According to a ATTOM Data Solutions recent report, real estate flips prove to be a lucrative market for investors in 2016.  There were 193,009 single-family homes and condos bought and resold within a 12-month period, a new record.  Low inventory and investors looking for a safe haven for their money seem to be the catalyst…

Read more

Temporary Purchase Loan in San Francisco

Apr 27, 2017 (0) comment , , , , , ,

These particular home buyers were referred to me after being turned down by their local bank.  They were just about to sign the closing papers at Escrow for their new home,  but final loan approval fell through.  They needed a fast bridge loan so they wouldn’t miss out on the new house they wanted! They…

Read more

Alternative Financing Programs

Apr 25, 2017 (0) comment , , , , , , , ,

Hard Money Loans in General: Only 2 qualifications for the following loan programs: 1. Decent existing equity or at least 20% down payment; 2. An ability to repay the loan (source of income); Normal turn-around time – 1-1/2 to 2 weeks. Loans from $150,000.00 to $1.5 million. Bridge or Temporary – Owner Occupied and Investment…

Read more

What Are Homeowners’ Biggest Concerns?

Apr 20, 2017 (0) comment , , , , , ,

Buying a home in California is one of the biggest purchases we will most likely make in our lifetime. There was a good article recently from Pacific Union about homebuying (see link below). This experience is a major investment in time, money, and emotions.  The process can definitely be intimidating for first time home buyers,…

Read more

Home Loan Saved in Redwood City, CA

Apr 14, 2017 (0) comment , , , ,

Last month I received a call from a borrower in Redwood City whose parents had recently passed away.  They had a reverse mortgage and he was given only a few months to pay this off or lose the house.  Needless to say, this was a stressful time for the caller.   Because of credit issues…

Read more

Categories