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Top 5 Federal Real Estate Grants for Developers

Top 5 Federal Real Estate Grants for Developers

Real estate developers can benefit from using federal real estate grants specifically designed to help them acquire, build, and/or renovate properties. These grants are provided for developers who increase housing options for low-income families, middle-income...

Secret Grants for Home Renovation: Habitat for Humanity

Secret Grants for Home Renovation: Habitat for Humanity

Are you tired of trying to find local and federal programs to help you fix up your home?  Does the mountain of paperwork and procedures make you give up before you start?  Are you one of those brave souls who found the grants, started filling out the paperwork, and...

9 Government Grants to Fix House Damages

9 Government Grants to Fix House Damages

If you are investing in damaged property or trying to repair the property that you already own, you can use these grants to pay for the repairs. Many U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) programs provide grants and loans to real estate developers and...

16 Best Ways to Crowdfund Real Estate

16 Best Ways to Crowdfund Real Estate

Crowdfunding is a relatively new concept popularized by sites such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo in recent years. Niche-specific crowdfunding platforms have also been on the rise, including real estate crowdfunding platforms that seek to pair real estate developers...

Neighborhood Revitalization Grants for Real Estate Investors

Neighborhood Revitalization Grants for Real Estate Investors

What Are Neighborhood Revitalization Grants? Neighborhood revitalization grants are funds allocated to states, cities, counties, non-governmental organizations, and nonprofit foundations. The goal is to use them to improve mostly low- and moderate-income communities....

Tips For Using Housing Improvement Grants to Renovate Properties

Tips For Using Housing Improvement Grants to Renovate Properties

Anyone who has gone through a real estate renovation project from the beginning to the end will tell you that it’ll most likely take longer and cost more than you budgeted. That’s why housing improvement grants are a great way to help finance your renovation project....

How to Get a Real Estate Grant to Rehab a Property

How to Get a Real Estate Grant to Rehab a Property

One of the biggest hindrances to purchasing a residential or commercial property for most developers is getting their hands on capital. Investors and property owners looking for capital to rehabilitate their properties face a similar problem. Although real estate...

How Do Economic Development Administration (EDA) Grants Work?

How Do Economic Development Administration (EDA) Grants Work?

Economic development administration grants are given to impoverished or disaffected communities in the US to improve their lives. They are granted by the US EDA (Economic Development Administration). The US Economic Development Administration has been working with...

How Are Real Estate Grants Taxed?

How Are Real Estate Grants Taxed?

Real estate grants are given out by the Federal government and State or Local governments to individual citizens or organizations. These grants are meant to uplift communities or become catalysts for economic development.  Like any other form of assistance from the...

Reverse Wholesaling Vs. Wholesaling Real Estate

Reverse Wholesaling Vs. Wholesaling Real Estate

If you're interested in wholesaling real estate properties it's important to know the differences between reverse wholesaling and wholesaling. Both can be very profitable but approach wholesaling from different angles. Two Approaches to Wholesaling Real Estate There...

5 Government Grants To Restore Old Homes

5 Government Grants To Restore Old Homes

The US Government has several grants which can be used for community development or real estate development. Among them are grants which are specifically used to repair or restore old homes. While these grants have stringent requirements and are separated into...

How Do Real Estate Redevelopment Grants Work?

How Do Real Estate Redevelopment Grants Work?

Real estate redevelopment grants help public/private partnership recipients finance the replacement, rehabilitation, repurposing, or improvement of existing industrial, residential, downtown, or commercial properties. When the public/private market is not supplying...

Can You Use Grants for Flipping Houses?

Can You Use Grants for Flipping Houses?

The short answer is yes. You can apply for a government grant to flip houses. Buying homes in need of fixing up and repairing them to sell at a higher price is now a common practice. According to ATTOM Data Solutions, 138,000 houses were flipped by both individuals...

Finding Money for House Flipping: Surefire Tactics That Work

Finding Money for House Flipping: Surefire Tactics That Work

People in the fix-and-flip business often find themselves in a fix when it comes to finding money for house flipping. As portrayed by most TV reality shows, house flippers buy cheap property, remodel it, and then sell it for top dollar. While it’s indeed true, these...

15 Ways to Maximize Your House Flipping Profit Margin

15 Ways to Maximize Your House Flipping Profit Margin

With the passage of time, more and more real estate agents are investing in house flipping projects – and for obvious reasons. However, you should never forget that as rewarding as this investment may be, it also involves several risks. Of course, every investor wants...

A Beginner’s Guide to Finding House Flipping Investment Groups

A Beginner’s Guide to Finding House Flipping Investment Groups

Investing in a house flipping business involves great risks. Not only is it costly to get started in the first place but it brings along the complexity of dealing with taxes, purchase and repair costs. This often intimidates real estate investors – and that’s a shame...

What is a HUD grant?

What is a HUD grant?

The HUD is the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. One of its longest-running programs is the HUD Federal grant. It was first enacted by President Gerald Ford in 1974. The HUD Federal grant exists to provide affordable housing, so average Joes and Janes...

List of Government Grants for Investment Properties

List of Government Grants for Investment Properties

If you are interested in real estate, it would be in your best interest to know about and go through the list of government grants for investment properties. And it’s clear to understand why. These grants from the government help them outsource and distribute the...

How Does The Escrow Process Work For Wholesale Houses?

How Does The Escrow Process Work For Wholesale Houses?

Title and escrow are the least covered topics in wholesaling houses. However, it is important to understand the escrow process because the power of this process can’t be denied. Read on to learn all the details about the escrow process: Understanding the Escrow...

How to Refinance a Hard Money Loan

How to Refinance a Hard Money Loan

A hard money loan can be used to quickly fund real estate renovations, flips and rental property deals. But how can you refinance a hard money loan you used to purchase the property? We discuss all options in this post. Refinancing Works Great for Hard Money Loans...

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