#16: How to Raise Money for Your Projects (Part 2) – Tips to Raise Money and Structure Deals

This is the second episode in a mini-series exploring how to raise money for your projects. In this episode, Jared offers tips on how to raise money and structure your deals.

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Show Notes:

1:00 – Our pro-forma template giveaway (How to leave an iTunes review).
2:00 – The two ways to finance a project.
5:33 – A common debt/equity split.
7:40 – The need to budget all project expenses into the project capitalization.
8:30 – Sources for raising equity.
12:20 – A simple way to raise money from your personal network.
16:10 – Working with a single investor vs multiple.
16:55 – The different ways to structure your deals with your equity partners.
24:30 – Basing your deal terms off your investor’s required rate of return.
27:10 – Strategies if you are struggling to raise loans/debt.
30:45 – Strategies if you are struggling to raise equity.

About the author, Jared Gossett

Jared Gossett is the host of Building Optimal Radio and the owner of Gossett and Company, LLC, a custom home builder in Austin, Texas.