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Mortgage Rates Going Up in 2017: What Does It Mean for House Flippers

After the presidential election, federal mortgage rates went above 4% for the first time in two years. Given all of the upheaval that has occurred during the first weeks of Mr. Trump’s presidency, experts really aren’t sure what will happen

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Our 2017 Real Estate Trend Prediction

Housing market predictions are always a bit tenuous, and 2017 is no exception. With the unexpected election of Donald Trump in particular, housing experts aren’t sure how much the market will be effected. One prediction that seems quite likely to

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Best Cities for House Flipping in 2016

House flipping is a tricky business, particularly in the modern marketplace. Smart house flippers have to look at a lot more factors than whether home prices are going up or down. New construction, the overall economy, the local economy, foreclosure

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Things to Be Thankful for as a House Flipper

We’re faced with a lot of uncertainty in America right now, but this Thanksgiving season, there is plenty for which house flippers can be thankful. Here are just a few of the most promising facts and figures to add to

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What You Need to Know About the California Real Estate Market and House Flipping

The California real estate market has been a bit underwhelming in 2016. A new report out of PropertyRadar shares some details about the California housing market as of May. According to the report, single-family homes and condominiums sales went up

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Our House Flipping 101 for New Investors

House flipping is an exciting and potentially very lucrative career path. Whether you’re approaching retirement and looking for a fun new challenge or a budding young entrepreneur hoping to make a mark in the house flipping industry, there are a

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We’re Offering Competitive Rates and Terms till June 30th

The market is still looking incredibly favorable for both house flippers and buy and hold investors. Around the country, home prices are steadily rising while the unemployment rate remains low, and people are feeling more confident about entering the housing

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Overview on Our Rehab Loan Programs

At ZINC Financial, we offer house flipping loans for investors ranging from first-time flippers to serious industry pros. To make our residential rehab loans as beneficial as possible, we’ve broken them down into three separate programs. ZINC Rehab Beginner On

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Flip or Rent: the Pros and Cons

Flipping houses and rental real estate investing both have their fair share of challenges, and both have a number of great perks. If you’re trying to decide whether flipping houses or renting homes makes more sense for you, take a

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Highlight on Spring House Flipping Trends

Spring is nearly upon us, which means that the ideal time for buying investment properties is winding down, and the ideal time for selling is ramping up. As you get ready to make the most of the spring housing market,

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A Special Promotion from ZINC

Winter is the best season for purchasing rehab properties. Prices are low, demand is down, and buying in the winter gives you enough time to rehab a house before the peak buying season of summer. But we realize that winter

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How Do Real Estate Joint Ventures Work

Real estate joint ventures can work in a number of different ways. They can take the form of an informal handshake agreement between two friends (a structure that we do NOT recommend), they can be a written agreement between two

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Our 2016 House Flipping Industry Predictions

After several years of rebuilding following the housing crisis, numerous indicators show that 2016 will be a return to normalcy for the US housing market. High numbers of foreclosed properties are a thing of the past, which is great for

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Explore the Benefits of Real Estate Joint Ventures

Success as a house flipper isn’t easily come by. It takes a dedicated approach to studying the markets, staying on top of the latest listings, and cultivating a team of experts who you can trust to help you turn a

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Get Better Leverage in the House Flipping Market with Joint Ventures

Last month, ZINC Financial launched our new real estate joint ventures program. This program opens up new opportunities for experienced investors who need a leg up in the current marketplace. The team here at ZINC is excited to step beyond

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