Is a PPIP Investment in Your Future?

Related to the government’s bail-out program PPIP (pronounced “pee-pip”) or the Public-Private Investment Program is an investment vehicle that has been designed by the government to “bail out” the banks. This is the way it works – for each dollar that a fund manger receives from an investor the government will likewise contribute a dollar and lend one more. As it now stands, without the PPIP in place, the banks won’t be able to provide loans commercially or privately in the future. The idea of PPIP is to offer mortgage-backed securities in the marketplace that can be used to rejuvenate … Continue reading Is a PPIP Investment in Your Future?

Loans and Grants for Real Estate Investing

If you’re thinking about getting started in real estate investing, you might be wondering where you’re going to get the money. While some rich people may have the money to buy a property outright, most people do not. Therefore investors have to seek for other sources of money. This may seem like a daunting task and you might not have a clue where to start. However, there is good news. Plenty of money is available to real estate investors if you know where to look. Let’s look at a few of the options available. One of the more overlooked options … Continue reading Loans and Grants for Real Estate Investing