Pittsburgh's Growth and Real Estate Investment Opportunities

We took a trip this spring to Pittsburgh, PA and had the fortune of traveling around the city with an active developer and meeting with local government. Since then, we've started to make an effort to do more rehab loans in  the Steel City. Learn why  we're working hard to fund more projects there!
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7 Tips to Increase Real Estate Investment Profits in Today's Markets

J. Scott is the  best selling author of "The Book on Flipping Houses". He has flipped more than 200 houses and owns a portfolio of rental properties. In the following white paper, he cites the important facts to becoming well versed in real estate flipping in today's market. Download and read now! 7...
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Setting-Up an LLC for Your Real Estate Investment Business

If you’re in the residential real estate investment business, and have worked with a hard money lender or used other private investor money, the lender is likely to require you to set up an LLC. You may wonder why this is the case? First let’s take a look at what an LLC is and why it’s important to ...
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The Real Estate Crowdfunding Evolution

The real estate crowdfunding market has made huge leaps and bounds forward in the last three years. In the following article, CEO and Founder of Fund That Flip discusses what he finds to be the most fascinating aspects of the evolving market. Read Now! The Real Estate Crowdfunding Evolution
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Loan Extensions: A Risk Management Tool

Here at Fund That Flip we’re always looking for ways to manage risk for our investors. One tool we use quite frequently is the length (or “term”) of the loan. All rehab loans on our platform are written with six to twelve month terms.
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Developing Your Online RE Investing Strategy

Modern portfolio theory suggests that the best way to earn consistent returns is to diversify across investments and asset classes. Recommendations readily found online suggest that, (depending on risk, return and hold period) investors should hold anywhere between 5-20% of their assets in real esta...
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Specialized Rehab Loans...and Why it Matters

We made an early and intentional business decision to be highly focused on funding only short-term residential “fix-and-flip” rehab loans. When developing our initial business plan we weighed the pros and cons of this decision and thought it’d be worthwhile to share our thoughts with investors who a...
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Why is "Flipping" Such a Bad Word?

“Flipping Houses” has become synonymous with a lot of dirty words, especially after the historic 2008 market crash. We’d like to set the record straight for all of the real estate entrepreneurs who earn an honest living by doing great work for the communities around the country.
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Online Real Estate Investing Due Diligence - Aligned Incentives

Investing in real estate online is still in its infancy. If you’re reading this you should feel good that you are on the leading edge of what we believe to be the start of a huge new asset class for main street investors.
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A First-Timers Guide to Getting Funded

We get a lot of funding requests from people who are working on their first deal. Going from 0 to 1 projects under your belt is hard. Most lenders (Fund That Flip included) require some level of experience before they can fund. It’s a perfect catch 22. “How do I complete my first deal if I need fund...
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