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Hard Money Loans in Houston for Foreign Nationals (ITIN Loans)

Posted by Jim Emerson

Jan 2, 2017 11:00:00 AM

In today’s market, it is fairly difficult to find a Hard Money lender in Houston to finance to a Foreign National or to a borrower with an Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN).   A Foreign National is a citizen from another country who periodically visits the United States and is purchasing a property in which to reside during their stay.  Mortgage Investors Corporation or AMI Lenders Foreign National and ITIN loan programs, offer financing to any non-US citizen wanting to obtain a residential or commercial Hard Money loan in the Houston metropolitan area. 

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Topics: Hard Money, Hard Money Loans, hard money lenders

Bridge Loans Through A Hard Money Lender Are A Unique Way To Buy Homes

Posted by Jim Emerson

Oct 21, 2016 11:16:25 AM

AMI Lenders Inc. (a Houston based hard money lender for over 25 years) has successfully financed many homes known as “bridge loans”.

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Topics: Hard Money Loans, Bridge Loans

Qualify For a Residential or Commercial Real Estate Hard Money Loan

Posted by Jim Emerson

Sep 7, 2016 12:20:27 PM

My entire working career (over 5 decades) has been lending money. I’ve reviewed hundreds of thousands of loan applications and, as a commercial lender, I have loaned in excess of a billion dollars to individual and corporations.

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Topics: Hard Money Loans

The Importance of FICO Scores To Hard Money Lenders

Posted by Jim Emerson

Jun 16, 2016 11:56:34 AM

As a commercial hard money lender, we understand the importance of one’s FICO score.  Therefore, we want to share our experience and how one can increase their FICO scores to improve their chances of getting a hard money loan. 

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Topics: Hard Money, Hard Money Loans, hard money lenders

Presentation is Everything When Trying to Get a Hard Money Loan

Posted by Joe Emerson

Jan 25, 2016 11:41:00 AM

Are you tired of having your loans turned down by hard money lenders? Hard money lending is an essential tool for many real estate investors and presenting your loan to a hard money loan officer is much like first impressions – you only have one shot. The following are “must do’s” when applying and preparing a loan package for a hard money lender:

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Topics: Hard Money Loans, Residential Loans, Residential Investment Loans

Is Now The Time To Get A Hard Money Loan To Buy A Home In Houston?

Posted by Jim Emerson

Nov 10, 2015 1:00:00 PM

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Residential Hard Money Loans in HoustonEvery investor’s goal is to “buy low” and “sell high” but that’s easier said than done.

For borrowers that depend on hard money lenders to finance their dream home, the time to buy may be now. Hiring at U.S. companies accelerated in October helping to lift wages and clearing the path for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in December 2015.

 

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Topics: Hard Money, Hard Money Loans, Residential Loans

A Disturbing Discovery About Hard Money Lenders.

Posted by Jim Emerson

Oct 14, 2015 9:00:00 AM

At Associated Mortgage Investorswe are hard money lenders and we recently approved financing for the purchase of a religious facility and in the Commitment for Title we noticed several labor liens filed by the Texas Workforce Commission (“TWC”).

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Topics: Hard Money, Hard Money Loans, hard money lenders

Playing by the new rules of residential hard money loans and lenders.

Posted by Jim Emerson

Sep 17, 2015 8:30:00 AM

ABILITY-TO-PAY

On January 10, 2014 the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s “Ability-to-Repay” law went in effect.  This law governs residential hard money loans and lenders as well as residential investment and subprime mortgage loans and lenders.

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Topics: Hard Money Loans, Residential Loans

Best Rate and Fastest Close

Posted by Jim Emerson

Jun 30, 2015 5:20:27 PM

You won’t find less expensive money than the rates offered by Associated Mortgage Investors.

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Topics: Hard Money Loans

AMI Hard Money Loans

Posted by Jim Emerson

Jun 18, 2015 9:03:12 AM

Ladies and Gentlemen:

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Topics: Hard Money Loans

   

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