How Partials Reduce Note Discount When Selling Mortgages

Is the sticker shock just too much when discounting notes? It might be time to consider selling just some of the remaining payments. Note buyers have long used the partial purchase to reduce their exposure or investment risk, but it also has benefits for the seller. You see the time value of money makes payments due now more valuable than those further out in the future. The partial purchase takes advantage of this by letting the seller cash in the most valuable portion – the more … [Read more...]

Buying Mortgage Notes: 7 Tips for Calculating Cash Flow Notes

If you plan on selling or buying mortgage notes the pricing will eventually come down to some important cash flow calculations.  If you get cold chills or high school flash backs thinking about math you can always leave the number crunching to the note buyers. However, I challenge you to get outside your comfort zone and give these exercises a try. Why? Well knowledge is power and you will be able to know if you are getting a fair (or not so fair) deal when selling mortgage notes. … [Read more...]

Selling Mortgage Notes – Mortgage Donation Or Write Off?

Someone wants to sell their mortgage note but they haven't received payments for a year, are in second position, or facing foreclosure. They need help but what can be done? Here is an option for non performing mortgage notes you might not have heard about...donating to charity.  Our guest author works with a non profit organization with a unique solution to defaulted notes. (Editor's Note: This article is not intended as legal or tax advice.  Please seek the assistance of a competent … [Read more...]

Selling Mortgage Notes – Where Have All The Simos Gone?

This month’s owner financing real deal comes from our email inbox. Chances are this simultaneous closing question has been on your mind too. Question: I'm a rehabber in Florida and would like to have a company … [Read more...]

How Note Buyers Verify Taxes and Insurance

If you plan to sell a mortgage note be ready to show the buyer is keeping real estate taxes and property insurance current. Follow two easy steps to protect the promissory note and demand top dollar from investors. … [Read more...]