California Hard Money Investing: Discover the Power of ‘Fixed Income’

In the popular press today, almost every time you see the label “fixed income” it goes with a negative story – often about retired people trying to live on an income that’s basically fixed to the amount of social security they receive each month. However, in the investment world, enjoying a fixed income can be a huge bonus, especially considering how some other investment options today are delivering such unpredictable returns. Hard money loan ROI Of course, a fixed-income investment is only good if it offers an attractive rate of return, and that’s where hard...

Winning in the global economy with a California hard money loan

Even the casual follower of economic news today has an idea of how interconnected the global economy is, and few stories are as important as those that deal with China. We’ve heard a lot about the economic woes of the Chinese economy, but you may not realize the direct impact they have on those of us who live in California, especially Southern California, Los Angeles and Orange County. Experts will tell you that we are in the middle of a very healthy real estate market, and it’s one that they say is likely to continue for several more years. One of the drivers...

Think Peer-to-peer is a new business model? Consider Hard Money Loans in California…

I’ve noticed some interesting things about ideas. Often the old ideas are the best ideas and occasionally old ideas are made new again. If you follow business and technology, you know that over the last couple of years the business model that seems to be catching everyone’s imagination goes under the label of “peer-to-peer.” Let’s take Airbnb to illustrate this. Airbnb is basically a service that connects people who have lodging to offer to people who need lodging. Uber and Lyft do the same thing with people who have transportation to offer and people who need...

How Investors and Buyers Can Leverage California Hard Money Lenders in 2016

A lot of investors were quite happy to wave good-bye to 2015. It was a confusing and unpredictable year for a wide array of traditional investments. The Dow Jones Industrial average closed down 2.2 percent for the year as revelers were putting on their party hats on New Year’s Eve. By itself that news is bad enough, but it’s even worse when you put it in light of one of the most dependable stock market trends – the fact that the market usually goes up quite dramatically in years preceding presidential elections. However, this time around, that didn’t happen and...

How to achieve financial success and security with a hard money loan

Every time we roll into a new year, the financial experts start looking into their crystal balls and make predictions about which investments will go up in price and which are likely to go down. I’m not going to sugar coat this, but the outlook for traditional investment instruments in 2016 looks gloomy. An Associated Press roundup of opinions on the CNBC website carried the headline, “Expect less and buy antacid: 2016 investment forecasts.” The article detailed how U.S. stocks, foreign stocks, and bonds were all likely to be dogs in 2016. I’ve scanned several...