By now you have read an article or two (or ten) about the benefits of purchasing or brokering private notes. There is no debate that owning a cash flow can mean fewer headaches than actual real estate. But the advantages of becoming proficient in the note industry go well beyond just purchasing a note and getting a solid return. Here is just one of the really great … [Read more...] about Risk vs Reward: What is Your Note Investing Hot Button?
LTV vs ITV
In the words of many savvy real estate investors, “You make money when you buy a property not when you sell.” But when investing in notes we are not buying the property itself. Rather we are purchasing the right to receive the remaining payments. However, the note payments are secured by a lien on the real estate. If things go South and the payer stops making payments … [Read more...] about Estimating Real Estate Value When Buying Notes
Selling mortgage notes comes down to three pricing calculations - Yield, ITV, and LTV. Here’s how two little acronyms can define your cash flow business. … [Read more...] about Calculating Cash Flow Notes for LTV and ITV