Topic: Hard Money – What is it and How Do I Get Some? – A discussion of what hard money is, when is the best time to use hard money, who lends hard money in our area, its costs and how can you obtain hard money for your projects. Also, what to look for in a hard money lender to be sure your strengths and weaknesses in real estate investing match up with your hard money lender.
Bio: John Vasilakis is a real estate investor that both fix and flips properties as well as being a hard money lender to local Colorado Springs real estate investors. John is a retired architect with degrees in Architecture and a Master’s Degree in Engineering and with over 35 years experience in construction management and project management. He began his real estate investing career 3 years ago and now runs both his businesses full-time. Using his self-directed IRA funds, John began Boulder Run Investments LLC, which lends hard money to local RE investors.