ZeusLending Blog

What’s New with VA Loans?

Personal Home

Veterans Administration (VA) loans are a great way for military veterans and active service members to realize the American dream of owning their own home, but they come with some special requirements. As Veteran’s Day approaches, review the benefits and qualification criteria of this type of financing so you can help your eligible buyers make […]

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How Risky is Real Estate Crowdfunding?

Debt & Equity Investing

Since real estate crowdfunding is a new and innovative financial sector, investors like you may still have concerns about how risky working with Zeus CrowdFunding might be. We understand! Due diligence is always a necessity when making an investment. That’s why Zeus conducts thorough due diligence on every crowdfunding opportunity listed on our site. No […]

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Why We Fund Based on ARV

Investment Property

Traditionally, banks and other real estate financing institutions offer customers a loan-to-value (LTV) ratio: the amount of money you’re borrowing as a percentage of your home’s current value. For a purchase, LTV is based on the sales price of the home, unless the home appraises for less than its purchase price. When this happens, a […]

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Hard Money Borrowers Turn to Real Estate Crowdfunding

Investment Property

Following the credit crisis of 2008, real estate buyers increasingly rely upon hard money lenders in Texas and elsewhere to fund their acquisitions. The reason why is simple: Real estate investors were tired of being turned down for loans by banks despite perfect payment histories and proven business plans. By contrast, hard money lenders (also […]

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