Walnut Street Finance Blog

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

No matter what the project, deciding whether to borrow from a family member or a hard money lender can be a difficult choice. 

 

Choose Your Own Adventure: Financing With Walnut Street Finance

There are many factors that influence a borrower's decision to work with a hard money lender. 

Real Estate Acquisition Loans: What You Need To Know

A real estate acquisition loan is, conveniently enough, exactly what it sounds like it would be - a loan used to acquire property. However, there’s one pretty large caveat that goes along with real estate acquisition loans, and that is that they...

Are The Risks Worth The Rewards With A Bridge Loan?

With any real estate transaction there can be risks and rewards, including when you work with a lender to secure the financing on your deal. With bridge loans, there can be slightly more risk involved, since the main objective is to essentially...

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

In a perfect world, financing your investment property would be as simple as taking out your personal (or business) checkbook, writing a check, and handing it over - no heavy lifting or strings attached. Unfortunately, for most developers that...

What Does A Construction Loan Cover?

As with most things to do with real estate, there’s a variety of terms and intricacies you need to know and understand. When you’re purchasing property with a loan it can all get a bit more complicated. This is especially true when you’re...

4 Major Differences Between Traditional Mortgages and Private Lending

Finding the right financing option when purchasing a real estate property can often come with some hurdles. While traditional mortgages and private lending are similar in essence, they have different lending rules. Most people are familiar with a...

How Does A Construction Loan Work For A New Home?

There are a variety of loans available for investors looking to purchase and rehabilitate properties, but the most popular among them are fix and flip loans and construction loans. However, there are definitely differences between the two - even...

Fix And Flip Loans: Your Answer To House Flipping Financing

When it comes to financing options for flipping homes, a fix and flip loan is most likely going to be your best bet. There are, of course, a variety of financing options for borrowers and developers, but there are a number of reasons why fix and...

The Simple Investment Process With Walnut Street Finance: Just Sit Back And Relax

Once you’ve made the decision to begin passively investing in real estate, it’s time to decide which firm you’d like to work with. At Walnut Street Finance we make the entire process as simple and secure for our investors as possible - including...