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Pitfalls To Timeshares

Jack Cummings writes the book Real Estate Finance & Investment Manual: Timeshares are filled with traps that can attract even the smartest of all developers and will then cause them to lose their investment capital property. The reason for this … Continue reading

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Setting Up Your Own Private Timeshare

Jack Cummings writes the book Real Estate Finance & Investment Manual: This can be fun, easy and profitable. It can be your best way to increase your real estate benefits without having to spend any of your own cash. The … Continue reading

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Zero Coupon Financing

Jack Cummings writes the book Real Estate Finance & Investment Manual: Zero coupons are a function that stockbrokers and bond dealers use. The essence of this kind of financial transaction on the stock or bond market is the instrument sold … Continue reading

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The Sliding Mortgage

Jack Cummings writes the book Real Estate Finance & Investment Manual: The sliding mortgage technique is when you slide a mortgage from one property to another. In essence, you replace the security to the debt with another asset. By moving … Continue reading

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Leverage In Real Estate Investment

Jack Cummings writes the book Real Estate Finance & Investment Manual: Positive leverage occurs when you borrow money at a lower interest rate than the return you get on the amount of cash… Most real estate investments are inherently risky … Continue reading

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The Best Sources Of Secondary Financing

Jack Cummings writes in his book on Real Estate Financing: * The seller. * Commercial banks and savings banks. * Mortgage companies. * Private investors. * Real Estate brokers. Third-party loans, made by outside lenders, banks, or private parties, are … Continue reading

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The Seller Is Often The Best Source Of Financing

Jack Cummings writes in his book on Real Estate Financing: One of the best sources for first mortgages is the seller. There are many advantages to this source, and oddly enough it is the seller that is often the first … Continue reading

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Three Types Of Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

Jack Cummings writes in his book on Real Estate Financing: 1. The Equity REIT: This is similar to a mutual fund except the investors own an interest in whatever real estate the organization acquires. The form of ownership is like … Continue reading

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Finding Home Loans

Jack Cummings writes in his book on Real Estate Financing: Insurance companies are a good source for funds. Unless you are a major borrower (more than $1 million), it is unlikely you will get a loan directly placed with an … Continue reading

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Finding Home Loans

Jack Cummings wrote a book on Real Estate Finance & Investment: Mortgage brokers deal with many of the best money sources around. You wouldn’t connect with these sources except for a mortgage broker. What are these sources? Pensions funds, insurance … Continue reading

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