Walnut Street Finance Blog

Helping You Succeed in Your Real Estate Investments

Hard Money Dictionary - Hard Money Lending Terms Defined

Fix and Flip Real Case Study - A Historic Home

Hot Fix & Flip Markets for 2020

Multi-Family Fix and Flips - 5 Reasons to Make Your Next Fix and Flip a Multi-Unit Property

What is a Hard Money Loan? Back to Basics.

Looking To Do A Fix and Flip? Make Sure Your Neighborhood Has These 4 Characteristics

Fix and Flip Reality- So Much Better Than HGTV! Here's a real story...

Here's Why Bad Credit Won't Keep You From Getting Funding for Your Fix and Flip

"Flip" Isn't a Four Letter Word!

Your Handy Fix and Flip Checklist Before Getting a Hard Money Loan

3 Things to Check Before Selling That Fix and Flip

2020 Real Estate Forecast

Proof of Funds Letter for Real Estate Investment

5 Ways to Save On a Fix and Flip in the Winter Months

What Are The Requirements For A Construction Loan

Top 4 Negotiation Tips for Real Estate Investors

Renovate vs. Rebuild - The 5 Major Differences You Need To Know

Having Trouble Finding Properties to Fix and Flip? Try a Wholesaler!

Understanding Economic Cycles for Real Estate Investing

Micro Flipping - Here’s the Scoop

Why Living Close to Your Fix and Flip Project Makes Sense

Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before My First Real Estate Investment...As Told By the Pros

Beat Up from the MeetUp? How to Get the Most Out of Real Estate Investment Meetups

You've Invested in Real Estate—Now How Do You Sell It?

Is Investing in a Good School District Worth It?

You’ve Acquired Your First Property - How Do You Get Your Second?

Strong June Jobs Report, but Housing Affordability Remains an Issue

Is the Real Estate Market Ready For an Adjustment in 2019?

How to Find a Profitable Real Estate Investment Deal

How to Analyze a Multifamily Real Estate Investment

2019 Interior Design Trends for Your Fix and Flip

Top 12 Markets For House Flippers In 2019

How Does the Increase in Federal Interest Rates Affect Hard Money Loans?

Do I Need an LLC for a Hard Money Loan?

Five Richest Virginia Counties with Big Flip Potential

Real Estate in 2019: What Investors Can Expect

Is investing in Washington, DC profitable?

Real Estate Investor Meetup - December 11, 2018

The Growth of Southwest DC and Why You Should Consider Investing

Your Guide to Investing in Washington, DC Real Estate

Washington, DC Condo Market Remains Strong

Washington, DC Metro Area Neighborhoods Worth Watching

How to Protect Yourself from Renovation Mistakes That Can Cost You Time and Money

Amazon HQ2 is coming to the DC area. What does that mean for investors?

Single-Family vs. Multi-Family Real Estate Investing

Flipping Houses With No Money

Top 5 Reasons You Don't Want to Miss AAPL's 2018 Annual Conference

Deal of the Week: 26 Kennedy St NE, Washington, DC

Your Guide to Real Estate Investing in Richmond, VA

How to Find Houses to Flip

Construction Loans 101: What You Need to Know

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Oct 14

Top Neighborhoods for Real Estate Investment in Philadelphia, PA

Everything You Need to Know About Liens

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Sept 30

One-Time Loans vs. Multiple Construction Loans: Which is Right for Your Project?

Three Things Your Renovation Contractor Wants You to Know

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Sept 23

New Meetup: Everything Real Estate Investors Need to Know About Insurance

Deal of the Week: 5237 Kansas Ave NW, Washington, DC

Interior Designer vs. Renovation Contractor: Who Should You Choose For Your Project?

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Sept 16

Is Your Investment Property Ready for Hurricane Florence?

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Sept 9

Deal of the Week: 6615 Harlan Pl NW, Washington, DC

The Complete Guide to Renovation Permits in Philadelphia, PA

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Sept 3

Top Resources for Fix and Flips in Philadelphia, PA

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Aug 26

Multi-Family Real Estate: A Conversation with Lucas Hall of Landlordology

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Aug 19

How to Earn Passive Income with Real Estate

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Aug 12

Beginners’ Guide to Multi-Family Real Estate Investing

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Aug 5

Curb Appeal: A Conversation with Mark Ferguson of Invest Four More

Should You Transition from Single to Multi-Family Real Estate Investing?

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - July 29

Beyond Stocks: Diversifying Your Portfolio with Real Estate

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - July 22

Top Neighborhoods for Real Estate Investment in Baltimore, MD

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - July 15

Top Resources for Fix and Flips in Baltimore, MD

June 2018 Adds 213,000 Jobs Which Is Good for Real Estate

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - July 8

Everything You Need to Know about Renovation Permits in Baltimore, MD

4 Books Every Fix and Flip Investor Must Read in 2018

Which Renovations Should You Handle Yourself and Which to Leave to the Pros

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - July 1

Ask Melissa: How Do I Determine My Renovation Budget?

How to Spot an Up and Coming Neighborhood

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - June 24

Want to Minimize Costs on a Fix and Flip? Materials Matter.

What is Rental Property Depreciation?

The Pros and Cons of Hard Money Financing in Richmond, Virginia

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - June 17

What is a Draw Request and How Does It Work?

Chip's Tips: How Important is My Credit Score for a Hard Money Loan?

2 Key Ways Technology is Making Richmond Real Estate Investing More Profitable

How Fix and Flip Loans Save Your Wallet in the Long Run

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - June 10

3 Hottest Renovations for Fix and Flip Properties

Deal of the Week: 429 20th St NE, Washington, DC 20002

4 Ways to Maximize Profit on Your Hampton Roads Investment Property

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - June 3

Ask Melissa: Where Do I Start When Renovating a Fix and Flip?

3 Reasons Real Estate Investment is Growing in Hampton Roads

Deal of the Week: 12500 Chronical Dr. Fairfax

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - May 27

2018: Which Cities Are the Most Prosperous?

How to Finance a Real Estate Investment in Hampton Roads

Chip's Tips: What is LTV? Loan-to-Value Explained

How to Pick a Private Money Lender

Financing a Richmond Real Estate Investment With Walnut Street Finance

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - May 20

3 Signs a Hampton Roads Investment Property Isn't Right for You

Veterans in Real Estate: A Conversation with Danny DeKinder of Real Estate Careers for Heroes

What is ARV? A Quick 5 Minutes Can Earn You Thousands. How's That for ROI?

Finding the Right Financing for Your Next Fix and Flip

American Employers Expanding Payroll, Unemployment Rates at Record Low

Motherhood and Real Estate Investing: A Conversation with Carol Scott of 1-2-3 Flip

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - May 12

Why You Should Secure Your Next Investment Property Now

Chip's Tips: Why Choose Walnut Street Finance as Your Lender

How Real Estate Investment in Richmond, Virginia Can Be Profitable

4 Tips to Selling Your Fix and Flip

Sub-million DC Real Estate Market Offers Great Opportunity for Investment

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - May 6

Deal of the Week: 100 Jefferson St NW, Washington, DC 20011

All New Broker Referral Program

Real Estate Beats Out Gold and Stocks for Best Long-Term Investment

Buying a Fix and Flip House: Knowing When to Turn Down a Deal

Investing in Real Estate in Richmond, Virginia? Here Are Your Financing Options.

Finding the Right Renovation Contractor

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - April 29

Fix and Flip TV Shows: What They Get Right (and What They Don't)

Your Guide to Real Estate Investing in Hampton Roads, Virginia

4 Reasons Richmond Is On The Rise

4 Real Estate Investing Strategies: Which One is Right for You?

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - April 21

Hard Money vs. Traditional Lender Construction Loans

Hyattsville, Maryland: Top DC Area Housing Market

Deal of the Week: 1008 4th St NE, Washington, DC 20002

Building an Efficient Timeline for Your Next Fix and Flip

Getting Started on Your First Fix and Flip

Could DC’s Triangle Lots Be Your Next Real Estate Investment?

How to Find Fix and Flip Gems in Hampton Roads

7 Principles to Guide Your Fix and Flip Decisions

March Jobs Report: Continued Hiring Doesn't Translate to Wage Increase

Who are the Flipsters? What Makes this Next Generation of Home Flippers Unique.

Want to Flip in Hampton Roads? Here's Your Guide to the Neighborhood.

What Type of Real Estate Investment is Right for You?

Three Traits of Successful Fix and Flippers

Deal of the Week: 1444 Newton St NW, Washington, DC 20010

Weekly Round Up: Real Estate Links We Love - April 8

Thinking of a Fix & Flip? Find Out What Renovations are a Must!

VIDEO: Top 4 DC Real Estate Hotspots to Watch in 2018

Calculating the Total Cost of Your Fix and Flip

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - April 1

From the NCAA to the NBA: Real Estate Edition

The Permits You Need If You're Doing a Fix and Flip

Deal of the Week: 1719 Frankford St SE, Washington, DC 20020

It's Flipping 2018! 5 North Carolina Real Estate Hotspots To Watch This Year

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - March 25

Deal of the Week: 6303 9th St NW, Washington, DC 20011

3 Ways House Flipping in Charlotte Can Be Profitable

Bobby Montagne Chats with VoiceAmerica at Pitbull Conference

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - March 18

Deal of the Week: 422 Kenyon St. NW, Washington, DC 20010

Want That Beautiful New Kitchen In Your Next Fix & Flip?

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - March 10

Deal of the Week: 3125 18th St NE, Washington, DC 20018

Should You Borrow Money From A Family Member Or A Hard Money Lender?

6 Tips To Save Money On Your Next Fix & Flip In Raleigh

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - March 5

Choose Your Own Adventure: Financing With Walnut Street Finance

Deal of the Week: 201 Oak Lane NW, Glen Burnie, MD 21061

How To Pick The Best Contractor in Hampton Roads

Weekly Round Up: Real Estate Links We Love - Feb 24

Real Estate Acquisition Loans: What You Need To Know

Deal of the Week In Petworth: 716 Upshur St NW, Washington, DC 20011

Deal of the Week: 5112 H St. SE, Washington, DC 20019

Are The Risks Worth The Rewards With A Bridge Loan?

Weekly Round Up - Real Estate Links We Love - Feb 17

Deal of the Week: 2305 Rittenhouse Street, Hyattsville, MD

Need Help Financing Your Investment Property? Learn About Your Best Options

Buying A Historic Home In North Carolina? Read This First.

Weekly Round Up: Real Estate Links We Love - Feb 10

Deal of the Week - 5414 B St SE, Washington, DC 20019

What Does A Construction Loan Cover?

Should Your Investment Portfolio Include Real Estate?

Is House Flipping In Southern Virginia Profitable And 3 Reasons Why

Weekly Round Up: Real Estate Links We Love - Feb 3

Our Loan Portfolio Is Growing With New Regions In 2018...And Why!

4 Major Differences Between Traditional Mortgages and Private Lending

Weekly Round Up: Real Estate Links We Love - Jan 27

Weekly Round Up: Real Estate Links We Love - Jan 20

10 Standout Fix And Flip Trends That Will Make You Money In 2018

How Does A Construction Loan Work For A New Home?

Weekly Round Up: Real Estate Links We Love - Jan 13