Should You Really Sell Your Mortgage Note?

With all the talk about buying and selling notes, does anyone actually take a pause to see IF they should sell their private mortgage note? Course the usual short answer is, “Well, depends on how much I can get for it.” – In reality, you might want to delve a bit deeper. Ask yourself the following five questions when deciding to sell. Did you want to carry back the note in the first place? Many people never wanted to become note holders to begin with. They may have taken back the note to … [Read more...]

What Private Note Buyers Can Learn from MERS

Note Buyers take notice; a U.S. Bankruptcy Judge has now ruled MERS's business practices are unlawful. Heard of robo-signing, burger king kids, and attorneys promising to stop foreclosure?  Well that’s all part of the MERS mortgage lending mess and it just got a lot harder than calling for a cleanup on aisle 5. What’s the impact?  L. Randall Wray, Professor of Economics, wrote this: "United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Grossman has ruled that MERS's business practices are unlawful. He … [Read more...]

Owner Financing – 21 Insider Secrets You Must Know Before Selling a Mortgage Note

  What if you had inside information? What if there was someone who really knew the secrets that could make or save you thousands of dollars? Well, there is... The time has arrived to remove the cloak of mystery surrounding selling or brokering notes. There are simple truths surrounding owner-financed notes that should be revealed. Too many people leave money on the table through lack of information. Worse yet, others prey on that lack of knowledge. Whether a note seller, buyer, … [Read more...]