Archives for March 2011

Seller Financing – What The Real Estate World Needs Now!

Need a new car? Get one free with your next home purchase! Desperate homeowners are offering all sorts of incentives to buyers in the wake of some staggering new data. But forget granite counter tops, hardwood floors, and shiny new cars.  What the real estate world needs is financing. So first the harsh reality…and then the owner financing solution! … [Read more...]

How Note Buyers Can Accelerate Return

Holding or buying mortgage notes and want a quick way to accelerate your return? Sure, you can’t go back to your payer/buyer and tell them to mail more money or even increase their interest rate. Matter of fact, you purchased the note “subject to” all the terms and conditions already in place and can’t change a thing…unless the payer wants to change them! Try this… Offer the payer to cut the interest rate in half (face rate of the note) if they double their payment! Let’s say the … [Read more...]

Do I Need a License To Be a Note Broker In CA?

This is a common question with a straight forward answer.  Earlier this week we responded to this email inquiry and we'd like to share our answer with readers! Note Broker Question: Hi, Can you please tell me if you need a license to be a note broker in Ca.? Thanks, Marie Note Buyer Answer: Hello Marie! Thanks for visiting While I am not an attorney (so unable to give legal advice), I'm happy to share with you my knowledge and resources. California is one of the few … [Read more...]

Cash Flow Notes: Making a Living with Life Settlements

New and experienced brokers alike are always interested in the hottest current trends in cash flow notes. Everyone wants to know what everyone else is doing (because no one wants to miss anything!). Over the past few years, we have been inundated with Life Settlement requests. Fortunately for us, I find them very interesting and fun to work: I say fortunately, because the commissions are excellent. … [Read more...]

The Owner Financing Solution – Radio Interview

Last Sunday I was honored to be featured on KDOW 1220am radio during their Going Beyond Real Estate segment! Geraldine Berry, President of SJREI, was the knowledgeable host and we discussed how seller financing is providing a solution for buyers, sellers and investors in today's market. Geraldine was gracious enough to provide a recording of the interview for our readers here at Note Investor. Just click the link below to listen to the full Radio Interview or keep reading for the … [Read more...]