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Look Before You Leap Into Faraway Deals

By |2019-10-24T15:33:29+00:00October 24th, 2019|Business Strategy, Private Lender|0 Comments

Assessing the risks of low-rent/high-cap rate  investments in out-of-state markets. Many investors, primarily those in California, have investigated purchasing rental property in states they would have previously not considered. The reason? The low capitalization rates in California compared to Midwest and Southern states. There is so much money in California looking for an investment home [...]

By |2019-10-24T15:33:29+00:00October 24th, 2019|Business Strategy, Private Lender|0 Comments

Tokenizing Real Estate

By |2019-07-31T17:33:52+00:00July 31st, 2019|Private Lender, Technology|0 Comments

A modern industry overhaul The real estate industry has been long overdue for a technological overhaul. This overhaul is taking place right now through the “tokenization” of real estate. Tokenization is the process of representing fractional ownership interest in an asset through a blockchain-based token. Traditionally, the real estate industry has had a reputation for [...]

By |2019-07-31T17:33:52+00:00July 31st, 2019|Private Lender, Technology|0 Comments

Yield Compression

By |2019-05-14T14:36:06+00:00May 14th, 2019|Business Strategy, Private Lender, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why rates for alternative real estate financing are declining in this rising interest rate market The prime rate has been increasing slowly over the past six months, but real estate financing in the alternative sector in California has decreased. Why? Competition among private lending companies in real estate  has increased over the past five years. [...]

Raising the Stakes on Real Estate in Las Vegas

By |2018-10-08T14:58:41+00:00October 8th, 2018|Market Trends, Private Lender|0 Comments

After the city lost big during the economic downturn, experts are now betting on sustainable growth. Las Vegas and southern Nevada, after suffering some of the worst of the Great Recession, are experiencing undeniable economic growth. It’s a welcome change from a few years ago, when the city’s unemployment hit 15 percent, home values plummeted, [...]

By |2018-10-08T14:58:41+00:00October 8th, 2018|Market Trends, Private Lender|0 Comments

Legal Cannabis Brings New Opportunities

By |2018-08-07T02:37:28+00:00July 18th, 2018|Business Strategy|0 Comments

Here’s how it’s impacting the real estate industry. The legalization and decriminalization of cannabis is creating ripples in real estate. Why? Because the real estate industry is directly related to land, which is necessary for growing the plant. But how, specifically, is cannabis, once criminalized and demonized by law, disrupting U.S. real estate? Since legalization [...]

By |2018-08-07T02:37:28+00:00July 18th, 2018|Business Strategy|0 Comments

Lending and renting are alternative approaches with intriguing similarities

By |2018-08-07T02:38:13+00:00January 31st, 2018|Business Strategy, Private Lender|0 Comments

As someone whose roots are firmly planted in the world of private lending, you may be ready to tackle the real estate market, even if you may not know it! The principles of asset management (and the income potential) can be very similar when comparing private lending and real estate. For example, both investment strategies [...]

By |2018-08-07T02:38:13+00:00January 31st, 2018|Business Strategy, Private Lender|0 Comments

Pitfalls of Trust Deed Investing: Loan-To-Own Underwriting (Part 2 of 3)

By |2018-08-07T02:38:14+00:00January 31st, 2018|Business Strategy, Private Lender|0 Comments

Trust deed investing is generally considered a safe investment, but there are risks—just as there are for any investment. In this three-part series, we are tackling some of those risks. PITFALL #2 – Loan-to-Own Underwriting In the loan-to-own underwriting scenario, the mortgage broker focuses solely on the loan-to-value of the property. Why would a mortgage [...]

By |2018-08-07T02:38:14+00:00January 31st, 2018|Business Strategy, Private Lender|0 Comments

The Journey from Developer to Private Lender

By |2018-08-07T02:38:15+00:00January 31st, 2018|Editorial, Private Lender|0 Comments

Astute observation, bold action, personal responsibility and a willingness to adjust are the keys to Bobby Montagne’s success. Bobby Montagne, CEO of Walnut Street Finance, has overseen billions in transactions over his three decades in the real estate industry. Having invested much of his successful career on the development side, he learned first-hand the unique [...]

By |2018-08-07T02:38:15+00:00January 31st, 2018|Editorial, Private Lender|0 Comments

China Running RE Development in U.S.

By |2018-08-07T02:38:36+00:00September 20th, 2017|Event News, Market Trends, News Story, Private Lender|0 Comments

Over the last several years, Chinese investment has assumed an increasingly influential role in U.S. commercial real estate. In 2016 alone, Chinese investors spent $15.1 billion on commercial property here, representing 46 percent of Chinese investment in other countries, Real Capital Analytics reports. The United States was the number one destination for China’s outbound investment. [...]

By |2018-08-07T02:38:36+00:00September 20th, 2017|Event News, Market Trends, News Story, Private Lender|0 Comments

Michael Tedesco: Lender Limelight Interview

By |2018-08-07T02:38:38+00:00September 20th, 2017|Editorial, Manage & Lead, Private Lender|0 Comments

Michael Tedesco shares his tactics, ideas and knowledge on building a strong foundation Knowing how all the moving parts fit together and how it takes a team to become the best in their industry A spark, just one small idea is all it takes to create a world vision of where we all help each [...]

By |2018-08-07T02:38:38+00:00September 20th, 2017|Editorial, Manage & Lead, Private Lender|0 Comments

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