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Bait and Switch in the Hard Money Business

7%-8% Interest, how can I get that? Over the past couple of months, I have been getting a number of calls from investors telling me that they are seeing these types of headlines on the internet when they search for Hard Money Lenders. So, of course, the first question that follows is “How can I…

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Why use hard money?

Rob Barney, owner and CEO of DHLC Investments Inc speaks to a group of Realtors about the advantages of using hard money for real estate investing and the power of leverage.

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Dallas Real Estate Investor Expo Jan 24th-25th

We are proud to again be a sponsor of this years REI Expo in Dallas at the Anatole Hotel this coming weekend (January 24th – 25th). This expo will showcase leaders in the local and national real estate investing industry.  More than 60 speakers, from lenders to note buyers and everything in-between, will be providing…

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New website and draw schedule to better serve you!

Finally! After what has seemed like forever our new website is up and running. Our goal was to develop a website that was quick and easy to use while still providing you access to all of the information and tools you need to apply for and manage your hard money loan with DHLC. We are…

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How to Insure a Fast Easy Closing

We should say that “working with us” is the first way! Every Real Estate Investor (REI) wants to close as soon as possible but unless you help the process along by doing the simple tasks required by us and the title company, you are almost guaranteed to miss your closing date. A real estate transaction…

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Back on the Blog-wagon

I owe you an apology! I have not been blogging in way too long. By way of an explanation for my absence I can only say that I have been extremely busy. Doing what you ask? Growing my business to better serve the needs of Texas real estate investors. In the last 6 months DHLC…

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New Realities for Hard Money Borrowers

In case you have been hiding in a cave without Wi-Fi you have noticed the rules of the game have changed. It used to be, just 9a few years ago, that any rehabber with a pulse that could find a house to purchase for a price of 70% of the After Repaired Value (ARV) including…

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Should YOU choose the Title Co when purchasing a property?

One of the most common misconceptions out there is that seller ALWAYS gets to choose the title co since he/she is paying for the title policy. In some case, REOs and HUDs this is true. However as the buyer, when you submit a contract/offer, YOU have the the right and opportunity to tell them what…

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My Sub Prime Doomsday Scenario

As an investor and Hard Money Lender I am VERY concerned about what is going in the Sub prime market. The following is my Doomsday Scenario that will come to pass unless lenders pull their collective heads out of their collective…… or the FED starts to ease interest rates or both. You have someone who bought…

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Hard Money Loans vs. Conventional Loans

There are a lot of misconceptions regarding Hard Money Loans and Hard Money Lenders (HMLs). Most of the confusion surrounds the differences between conventional mortgages and HMLs. I wanted to take a moment and try to answer many of the general Frequently Asked Questions as well as to compare a HML to a Conventional non-owner…

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