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New Resource To Find Off-Market Properties

Debbie Fales
2/20/2024

One of the biggest obstacles for a real estate investor can be finding their next project. Locating a fixer-upper with great resale or rental potential can be difficult—but it doesn't have to be. Here at NavCap, we have ...

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Delightful Atlanta Duplex Before And After

Debbie Fales
1/31/2024

Flipping a house requires vision. It takes someone looking at a time-worn property and imagining what it could become with a little TLC. As private lenders, we get a front-row seat to the transformation.

So, let’s take a look ...

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Is There A Housing Bubble?

Debbie Fales
1/22/2024

We wish we could pull out our crystal ball and give a definitive answer to this question. There are economic arguments to be made on both sides of the issue. 

Signs That A Bubble Is Brewing:

  • Rapid price increases: Home ...
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Why Refer Us Business? Because Our Clients Love Us!

Debbie Fales
1/17/2024

Do you have connections in the real estate investing world? Are any of them looking for funding—whether it be for a fix and flip, DSCR/rental, new construction, or bridge loan? 

If so, you’ll be happy to know ...

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A Good SOW Can Be Your Secret Weapon

Debbie Fales
1/10/2024

In the fast-paced world of real estate investing, quick decisions are often rewarded. But when it comes to estimating repair costs, taking the time to craft a detailed Scope of Work (SOW) can be the difference between a windfall and ...

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NLE's LeverageCon Miami is NEXT WEEK!

Debbie Fales
1/5/2024

Are you headed down to LeverageCon Miami? 

Look for NavCap’s Rick Rall as he joins a panel of lenders focused on the outlook for the Fix and Flip/Investor Rehab Market in 2024. The one-day event kicks off on ...

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Happy 2024! New Year! New Deals!

Debbie Fales
1/2/2024

That’s a wrap for 2023! 

Although at times it felt like an uphill battle, we ended the year with record growth—both in loan count and total volume. 

Surging Growth

  • Over 20% YOY growth in the total number of ...
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We Have Doubled Our Referral Payout!

Debbie Fales
12/21/2023

We’re DOUBLING our referral fee! 

You heard that right. We want to make it worth your while to refer a client to us. Why? Because we know that, once a borrower works with us once, they’ll want to ...

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Our Clients Outdid Themselves On This Beachside Stunner

Debbie Fales
12/5/2023

We love to share our clients' success stories with you. We hope that it provides inspiration and actionable guidance as you navigate your own real estate investment journey.

This fabulous coastal single-family home is a piece de resistance. Our borrower ...

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Looking To Refi? We've Got You Covered.

Debbie Fales
11/28/2023

Which way are the economic headwinds blowing? These days it’s hard to know. 

On the one hand, inflation is on the decline with October’s CPI report showing headline inflation cooling to a 3.2% annual rate as energy ...

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Amazing Modernization Of Historic DC Row Home

Debbie Fales
11/1/2023

A long-time client just finished up his latest project in the sought after Shaw neighborhood in Washington DC. This one is a beauty! Melding the historical flourishes of a turn of the century row home with modern finishes and amenities ...

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Finding A Foreclosure Shouldn't Be Hard

Debbie Fales
10/3/2023

Finding a distressed property with rehab potential is no easy task, especially these days. Low inventory coupled with soaring interest rates have kept many people out of the housing market altogether — including investors. 

That’s why it pays to get ...

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Is Your Job Site Hurricane Proofed?

Debbie Fales
8/30/2023

With Hurricane Idalia coming ashore in Florida today, it's clear that hurricane season is upon us. That means it's time to secure your job site before Mother Nature sets her sights on you. And with hurricane season extending ...

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Why Credit Scores Matter

Debbie Fales
7/26/2023

As a direct private lender, we extend credit to real estate investors at all experience levels—from newbies to seasoned professionals. Unlike traditional lenders, we lend based on the inherent value of the property itself and not your personal income ...

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You've Found A Great Contractor! What Next?

Debbie Fales
7/13/2023

 

Congratulations. You've lined up a reputable contractor and are ready to plow ahead with your real estate investment project. But there are a few things you should know before you get started. Put some time in before the repairs ...

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A Good GC Can Be Hard To Find

Debbie Fales
6/26/2023

In real estate investing, getting things done often requires tapping into your network for advice, support, and, most importantly, professional referrals. 
 
No job is more important in a real estate renovation than the general contractor. A good GC can be ...

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Our Clients Outdid Themselves On 408 Ben Oaks!

Debbie Fales
6/6/2023

One of the things we love about what we do is seeing a rather neglected property get a new lease on life. That was the case for this water-privileged single-family home near the Chesapeake Bay. Our clients spared no expense ...

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Are You Looking To BRRRR?

Debbie Fales
6/1/2023

If you’ve been around the real estate investing world for a while, you’ve no doubt heard the term, BRRRR. But you may be wondering exactly what it is and whether it would work for you.

Essentially, the BRRRR ...

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Our Clients Created A Masterpiece

Debbie Fales
5/18/2023

Our clients outdid themselves. They found a rather tired single-family property in a charming DC neighborhood and completely reimagined it. As it stands now, 1325 Holly Street NW is a head turner. This is a rare opportunity to own a ...

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A Finished Flip In The Carolinas

Debbie Fales
5/9/2023

We love to see our clients turn a neglected asset into an updated, comfortable and fully modernized family home. This charming rancher in the leafy North Carolina suburbs is a case in point. Our borrower transformed a tired house into ...

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