Top Fix-and-Flip Loan Markets

The practice of fixing-and-flipping houses has skyrocketed since the end of the recession, creating a record level demand for fix-and-flip loans and an excellent business opportunity for brokers. In today’s real estate market, demand for housing has risen, thanks

Fix-and-Flip Mortgages Are Still Fab for Brokers

According to new research from ATTOM Data Solutions’ 2017 Home Flipping Report, house flipping in the U.S. increased to an 11-year high in 2017, creating an excellent opportunity for brokers who offer fix-and-flip mortgages. In fact, for the second

Consumer vs Investment Property Mortgages

Offering investment property mortgages provides an excellent opportunity for residential mortgage brokers to expand their product offerings, service more clients, and grow their businesses. However, many mortgage brokers shy away from offering these mortgage programs to their clients. When

How to Avoid Fallout in Commercial Real Estate Loans

First the good news. Sixty-five (65) percent of commercial real estate loans are approved. That’s the good news. Unfortunately, the bad news for commercial real estate investors and brokers is, of course, that 35-percent of commercial real estate loans

What Are Investment Property Loans?

Investment property loans provide financing for non-owner occupied residential 1-4 investment properties, multi-family (apartment) buildings, mixed-use buildings, and commercial buildings used for “business” purposes. Stated simply, if a borrower purchases a property with the intention of earning a return

Investment Property Financing for Brokers

With the economy on the rise and a shortage of new homes, an increase in investment property financing, which includes non-owner-occupied residential investment properties and commercial buildings used for business purposes, is creating new opportunities for mortgage brokers to

Rental Property Loans Provide Opportunity for Brokers

Single-family home rentals have been the fastest-growing segment of housing over the past decade, according to a RENTCafé report, which examined the housing markets in America’s top 30 cities — presenting an opportunity for brokers offering rental property loans. Since