Overcoming Hurdles to Real Estate Investing - Part 2 of 6: Down Payments

Fort Collins Real Estate Investing & Real Estate Financial Planning™ Podcast

Aug 26 2022 • 23 mins

Most real estate investors in Fort Collins, Colorado face similar challenges, hurdles and obstacles:

  • Where do I get my next down payment from?
  • How do I overcome negative cash flow or improve the cash flow I have?
  • How do I qualify for the best loans?
  • How do I find what I'm missing (deals, dream team, partners, tenants)?
  • How do I commit to achieving my real estate goals, get the courage to act despite fear, gain the capabilities I need or eliminate fears?

This class is broken up into 6 parts (published as separate episodes).

Topics discussed in this part include:

Part 2 of 6: Down Payments

  • Strategies to reduce the need for down payments and strategies to produce down payments, closing costs and reserves
  • How to reduce the need for down payments
  • No Down Payment Loans
  • Creative Financing

Plus these sources of down payments:

  • "Investment Cards" (aka Credit Cards)
  • Security Deposit
  • Maintenance Reserves
  • Property equity (sell, refi, pledge)
  • Depreciation (and other delayed taxes/refunds)
  • Retirement Account
  • Family Members (Legacy Nomad™ or Nomad by Proxy™)
  • Sell stuff you don’t need or want
  • Saving
  • Partnering
  • Rents (including House Hacking)
  • Lease-Option Fees

This class was recorded to help real estate investors overcoming the hurdles, challenges and obstacles they face.

Watch the video version of this class:
https://realestatefinancialplanner.com/overcoming-hurdles-to-real-estate-investing/

Additional Classes Mentioned

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