Oregon’s Hard Money Lender
For 34 years

Gregory M. Russell has been funding hard money loans, (also called private money loans) since 1982. As a direct hard money lender our loans are funded quickly allowing you to take advantage of those real estate opportunities when they arise.



Private money equity loans throughout Oregon

Avoid the paperwork and delays associated with traditional lenders by working with a trusted private money lender. We base our loan decision primarily on your equity and not your credit or income. We offer fast common sense funding when conventional lenders are too restrictive or just too slow.

  • Hard money equity and purchase loans
  • All credit scores accepted, No financials required
  • Stated income acceptable
  • Loans on all types of Oregon real estate
  • Terms from 2 years to 16 years
  • No prepayment penalties
  • Call or contact Rachel for current rates and terms

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We were amazed with the fast, friendly service you provided! One phone call secured the interim financing we needed." —Robert & Velma M. of Oakland, Oregon

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Getting Approved for a Hard Money Loan in Oregon

If you’ve ever tried to obtain a real estate loan through the bank you know how much paperwork and documentation they require. This is because banks are required to have higher lending standards in order to protect their depositors. As a direct hard money lender Gregory M Russell has none of these restrictions and can tailor our loans to best serve our client’s needs. We will quickly review your loan request and give you an answer you can rely on! Call 1-888-477-0444 or Apply Online.


Hard Money Blog and News

What Makes a Good Rental Property

Invest in the Portland Rental Market with a Hard Money Loan

Rental properties continue to be a good investment in Portland, Oregon and surrounding areas. Successful investors know what makes a potential rental property a good investment, as well as those things that make a rental home attractive to prospective tenants ...(Read More)

  Classic Craftsman home, Portland, Oregon – What makes a good rental property


Smart Home & Apartment Maintenance Projects for Spring

Talk to a hard money lender about investment property upgrades

It's time to get out and get busy with home and apartment maintenance projects. This helpful list of spring to–do's will put the shine on your investment. Read more...

  Hands planting spring flowers – Property maintenance projects


Annual Rental Property Maintenance Checklist

Hard money lenders help finance investment properties

Heavy rains and cold temperatures take their toll when it comes to keeping up investment property. Follow our to do's to make sure your Oregon rental property is properly maintained ...(Read More)

  Tools – Rental property maintenance checklist


Headquartered in Roseburg, Oregon we provide hard money loans along the I-5 corridor, including Portland, Salem, Albany, Eugene, Roseburg, Grants Pass and Medford. We also serve the Oregon Coast including Cannon Beach, Lincoln City, Newport, Coos Bay and Bandon as well as all of Eastern Oregon: Bend, Redmond, La Pine and Klamath Falls. Check out other cities we loan in.


Equal Opportunity Housing Lender Our products may have a higher interest rate, more points, or more fees than other products that require income documentation.