If you are fed up with earning 2% to 5% on your money, real estate lending is a great way to earn a better rate of return with complete security. The loan is secured by a first trust deed, just like a bank or home lender...you are the bank. Your money goes straight to the title company at closing. You get a Note and Deed of Trust securing your loan with the real estate.
The Owner Financing strategy to the left is but one investment opportunity to increase your yields. (Click on the individual thumb nails at the bottom to slow the slides down. If you are trying to view this on your cell phone, it will be easier to read on your computer or tablet.)