Want more articles like this? Create an account today to get BiggerPocket's best blog articles delivered to your inbox Sign up for free Kevin Amolsch is a real estate investor and hard money lender located in the Denver, Colorado area. In our interview with Kevin (26:54 minutes), we get some great tips about topics such as using owner financing, lease options, wholesaling, building a portfolio, the life of a landlord, tenant screening, building wealth, and hard money loans. In the hard money discussion, we cover leverage and hard money, the risks of hard money lending, how to prepare yourself for a loan, why lenders focus locally, and the hard money loan process. You can also find out more about Kevin’s company, Pine Financial Group, Inc., on their website, PineFinancialGroup.com or you can follow him on Twitter.