Sandy MacDougall, President and Founder, brings a wealth of financial services and technology expertise to Mortgage Vintage, Inc. and CrowdTrustDeed.

Recently Funded Hard Money Loan in Los Angeles for $1,020,000.00

Self-employed, strong credit score borrower was seeking a business purpose cash out refinance loan to refinance the existing loan on this multi-family property.  Borrower has owned the property since 2009. Subject is a 100% occupied property which consists of 3 parcels totaling 23,161 square and is located on a commercial/residential street. The Property is an…

Gaps, Cracks and Whacks: A Hard Money Lenders Guide to Identifying and Preventing Poor Quality Contractors and Construction

Many hard money loans in Orange County involve a borrower rehabbing or repositioning a property before a sale or rental. The resulting property sale or rental will happen faster when the rehabber deploys proper project management and quality construction. A well-run project will facilitate a timely exit and the lender won’t have to fix substandard…

Recently Funded Hard Money Loan in Los Angeles, CA For $425,100.00

Real estate investor and self-employed borrower was seeking a business purpose cash-out refinance to payoff existing 1st TD and make improvements to the property. Subject is a 2-story, 4-unit multi-family property located in Los Angeles.  Property measures 2,810 sf of gross living area, and is situated on a 4,996 sqft lot. Property consists of two…