Monthly Archives: September 2015

How California Hard Money Investors Can Maintain Control – And Why It’s Critical

We all like to feel as if we’re in control of our lives, whether it’s our personal lives or our professional lives. One important area where those two intersect is in our financial lives. To be able to keep our personal lives headed … Read More…

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Trouble Expanding Your Real Estate Portfolio? Here’s the Answer

I know a guy who inherited the home he grew up in when he was in his late 20s. He rented it out and purchased a separate home for himself and his new bride. The old family homestead continued to appreciate in value … Read More…

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In basketball and in buying real estate, no one likes being rejected!

I remember an old NBA video game the kids used to play. When one player was able to block the shot of another player, the announcer on the video game’s audio, would intone in a dramatically low and intense voice: Rejected! It was … Read More…

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Help! I Can’t Get a Mortgage!

If you’ve been turned down by a bank or conventional lender for a loan to buy or refinance real estate, you’ve probably asked some questions like these: – “Why won’t the bank lend to me?” – “What can I do now that my loan application … Read More…

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How to Beat Uncertainty With First Trust Deed Investing

When news about the performance of the Dow Jones average jumps from the business page to the front page, it’s seldom a good thing for folks heavily invested in the stock market, and that’s what happened recently. I woke up one morning and … Read More…

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