Business Insight

Published November 9, 2021

Other People’s Money (OPM) Vs. Other People’s Time (OPT)

Money and time have a few things in common. Both are required to be successful in real estate, but everyone’s personal supply of both has...

Business Insight

Published November 9, 2021

What Is Real Estate Investment Success?

That’s great.  But are you making money? “I just closed on a 60-unit apartment deal.” Says one investor… “That’s great, I just put a 180-unit...

Business Insight

Published October 7, 2021

Red-Hot Real Estate Market

With a red-hot real estate market, is now the time to sell? The decision is so much larger than trying to time the market. I...

Business Insight

Published August 11, 2021

It’s Okay To Hire Out Remodeling Work

I get a lot of questions from new people, but some stick out as being pretty frequent. “Hey Sean, do you see investors do a...

Business Insight

Published August 11, 2021

Investing With No Money Down Is Possible

I was sitting in a meeting full of extremely successful real estate investors and the topic of what beginning investors want to know came up. ...

Business Insight

Published June 8, 2021

Expand Your Rental Property Portfolio With These Two Strategies

I love hearing about and learning new investment strategies. Two strategies I have been hearing a lot about these days are House Hacking and Nomad....

Business Insight

Published May 12, 2021

Keeping Commitments Is Key To Building A Solid Reputation

Do you know anyone who rarely follows through on what they say?  Are they successful or do they struggle?  I bet I know the answer....

Business Insight

Published May 12, 2021

Achieve Success By Avoiding These Real Estate Investor Traps

Even the most successful investors will tell you that they have failed at some point during their career and have learned the hard way what...

Business Insight

Published April 9, 2021

Make Smart Real Estate Investments By Avoiding These Myths

We have all seen the late-night TV infomercials with the big houses, expensive watches, and fancy cars. Oh yeah, and you can do it part-time...

Business Insight

Published July 13, 2017

Relationships with a Portfolio Lender: How Important Is It?

Do you have aspirations of owning a real estate empire?  Do you dream about being able to retire and live the life of your dreams...

Business Insight

Published December 7, 2016

3 Easy Ways Increase Business Cash Flow By Reducing Business Expenses

For some small business owners it is important that they try to keep expenses down.   Large overhead and lack of cash flow is the single...

Business Insight

Published November 29, 2016

Are You Treating Your Real Estate Investing As A Business?

Although it is likely that no one will ever see it, it is essential that you create a business plan for your real estate business. ...

Business Insight

Published November 21, 2016

Using Credit Partners

Sometimes you need partners to get deals done in this business.  We talk to people almost daily that want to get involved with real estate...

Business Insight

Published February 19, 2012

How I Raised $2 Million In Private Money

Learn one little tip that helped me raise more than $2 million in private money from one person.  Also be sure to join me in...

Business Insight

Published September 13, 2011

Staying Bankable

bank·a·ble:  1. Acceptable to or at a bank; 2. Guaranteed to bring profit As investors, we hear and see all of the opportunities related to...

Pine Financial’s Lending Process

Every loan that we make goes through our lending process. Whether you are a borrower or are interested in investing with us, get to know the steps we take to ensure we are investing in successful projects.