Split Payment Partial Rescues Note Purchase – Real Deal #153

Welcome to Real Deals! It’s always easier to learn from real life so here we share note investing information from actual owner financed transactions. When the mortgage balance is greater than the property value a partial purchase can rescue the purchase of a seller financed note.  Watch the video below and discover solutions to overcoming 3 challenges on this real deal in Texas. … [Read more...]

Note Buyer Burns To Learn

Ever wonder why note buyers are such sticklers for requiring proof the property is insured against fire or other hazards? Well have I got a story for you... Pulled from the archives, this Burn to Learn war story seems timely.  Why? There seems to be an influx of deals recently where property insurance is holding up closing. Nothing is a better teacher than real life experience, but perhaps I can spare you from getting burned. The Note and Trust Deed Investment It was a 1940s bungalow style … [Read more...]

Rural Areas Depend On Owner Financing – Real Deal #155

Welcome to Real Deals!  It's always easier to learn from real life so here we share information from actual owner financed transactions. All across America rural communities turn to the seller carry-back to provide financing for areas that large-scale mortgage lenders have historically bypassed for larger metropolitan areas. … [Read more...]

Owner Financed Real Deal #154 – The Buy Wholesale Sell Retail Tax Deed

Welcome to Real Deals! It’s always easier to learn from real life so here we share information from actual owner financed transactions. The seller carry back can maximize profits when buying real estate wholesale and selling retail as utilized with this Tax Deed transaction in Arkansas. … [Read more...]

Real Deal #152 – Owner Financing Mixed Use Property

Welcome to Real Deals!  It’s always easier to learn from real life so here we share information from actual owner financed transactions. When a property is used for both commercial and residential purposes it can be difficult to obtain traditional financing.  Owner financing provided an alternative to the traditional mortgage loan on this mixed-use property in Oklahoma. … [Read more...]

Real Deal #151 – Residual Income With Notes!

Welcome to Real Deals!  It’s always easier to learn from real life so here we share information from actual owner financed transactions. Looking for residual income with notes? Does a future income stream of $1,000 per month for 10 years on just one deal sound too good to be true? Discover how the Buy Full Sell Short strategy works on this Real Deal! … [Read more...]

Real Deal #150 – Repeat Business with Partial Purchases

Welcome to Real Deals!  It’s always easier to learn from real life so here we share information from actual owner financed transactions.  When a note holder sells a portion of the note they will often consider selling the remaining payments at a later date. A partial purchase can provide repeat business to both note brokers and investors similar to the experience on this vacation lot. … [Read more...]

Real Deal #149 – Seller Financing, Second Liens, and the 80-10-10.

Welcome to Real Deals!  It’s always easier to learn from real life so here we share information from actual owner financed transactions. When the bank loan and the buyer’s down payment don’t add up to the sales price, a seller might consider owner financing the difference.  Here’s how a classic 80-10-10 worked with owner financing on a four unit residential property in Baltimore, MD. … [Read more...]

Real Deal #147 – Estate Note in Arizona

Welcome to Real Deals!  It’s always easier to learn from real life so here we share information from actual owner financed transactions. A seller-financed note is an asset. The seller can elect to hold the asset collecting payments, sell the note, or leave to heirs as part of their estate.  Many heirs would prefer cash now rather than payments over time.  A large number of notes are purchased through estate distribution similar to this Arizona note. … [Read more...]