Understand Leverage

Leverage is how you use a loan to purchase a real estate asset. If you have 20% of the purchase and rehab cost then you can leverage those funds to purchase the entire property.

Hard Money Helps You Make Deals Happen

Funding a Flip – 80/20

Typically you will use Hard Money to acquire a property and rehab it. Your Funding Capacity will need to provide 20% of the the required funding in order to make a deal happen.

Finding Hard Money Lenders

Hard Money Lenders

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Learn the Basics in 6 Steps

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Your Initial
Investing Strategies

Step 1Identify the opportunity. Is the property a potential wholesale? A flip? A rental? All of the above?

Finding Properties
to Buy

Step 2Find properties to match your strategy. Learn how to use PropStream as your deal finder and marketing tool.

The Rehab

Step 3Work with a Handyman to better understand rehabs, estimating, and costs. Know your style options!

Using Leverage to
Fund the Deal

Step 4 – Learn how to use the 80/20 Rule to purchase properties with a hard money loan and your own funds.

Your Baseline
Funding Capacity

Step 5 – Determine your Funding Capacity so that you can see the strategies available to you.

Improve Your
Funding Capacity

Step 6 – Look at ways to improve your Funding Capacity so that more deals are available to you.

Learn by Doing

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