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Home Equity Could Reach All-time High in 2018

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If you’re a homeowner or investor, I’ve got good news about the new year: 2018 could see home equity value reach an all-time high in the United States this year. Even if it doesn’t, homeowners are already sitting on trillions in cash. The amount of home equity borrowers now have at their disposal reached an […]

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Why Many Houston Real Estate Investors Plan to Buy and Hold in 2018

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The state of Texas was on pace for another record year for real estate in 2017. Then Hurricane Harvey happened. Many communities along the Gulf Coast were affected by the storm’s devastation, including Texas’ largest city, Houston. The Bayou City accounted for about 25 percent of Texas’ housing activity before the hurricane hit. The good […]

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Texas Leads the Country in Population Growth

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In 2018, real estate appears poised to remain in high demand in Texas after the state led the country in population growth the previous year. According to recent estimates by the Census Bureau, Texas gained almost 400,000 new residents in 2017. The state is now home to 28.3 million people. Texas enjoyed the seventh fastest […]

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Hard Money Borrowers Turn to Real Estate Crowdfunding

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Following the credit crisis of 2008, real estate buyers increasingly rely upon hard money lenders in Texas and elsewhere fisfto 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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Anatomy of a Zeus CrowdFunding Real Estate Transaction

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Every day we welcome new borrowers to Zeus CrowdFunding who are looking to fund their next real estate deal fast with zero hassles. Thanks to the fastest real estate crowdfunding site in America, even first-time borrowers are eligible to receive up to 80% of a project’s after-repair value (ARV) in just 5–10 days. Even better, […]

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Why ZCF Offers Ultra-Low 9.5% Interest Rates

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You already know that Zeus CrowdFunding is the fastest crowdfunding site in America. But did you also know that we offer the lowest rates on crowdfunded real estate financing anywhere? That’s right—this spring, Z-Crowd borrowers are eligible to finance projects for only 9.5% interest, with a 1.5% origination fee. Those are industry-leading numbers! Best of […]

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