Private Lending Explained – What exactly is private lending? Why do real estate investors need to borrow money? what kind of returns can I REALISTICALLY make? I’ve answered these questions, and few more you might not have thought of.
Commercial vs Consumer Lending – Understand the kinds of loans you can (and cannot) originate, so you don’t make the mistake of getting caught up in the highly regulated world of consumer finance and residential mortgage loan origination.
The 4 Pillars of Successful Lending – There are 4 evergreen elements that are fundamental to all successful private lending deal, and in this section I cover each of them in detail.
Terms and Terminology – Do you know the difference between LTV and LTC? What about ITV? Know what you (and others) are talking about with my list of terms and associated terminology.
Loan Types – Different borrowers have different capital requirements, including rehab loans, DSCR loans, and various types of bridge loans. Understanding the needs of the market will help you laser focus on funding loans that meet YOUR requirements as an investor.
Setting Your Own Lending Criteria – Everyone has different goals and risk tolerance when it comes to the investment you make (or don’t). Learn how to set your own lending criteria that will help you find deals that deliver a risk/return profile that meets your need.
Deal Structure & Paperwork – Get to know the paperwork is involved and how to structure your deals to protect your investment.
Loss Mitigation – What is the first rule of investing? Don’t lose money! Learn what you can do before, during and after you lend to minimize your risk of loss if things go wrong (and they sometimes do)!
The Good, Bad and Ugly – I’ve included case studies of 2 deals I did personally… one that worked out beautifully, and one that was a total disaster (the second one is bad AND ugly!).
My 3 Golden Rules – Learn the 3 golden rules I stick to religiously for every deal I do, both personally and on behalf of investors in our Private Lending Program.
How to Find Your Own Deals – 3 methods I’ve personally used to meet real estate investors who will pay you double-digit returns for short term use of your capital.