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Investors & Developers

Thinking of investing in real estate? Whether you are beginning or are a seasoned developer, learn why Smart Settlements is the right choice for your investments.

Why invest in flips?

People often hear of investors who are professional flippers and want to get involved but they may not know the proper steps or where to even begin, which makes for a very risky investment process. Smart Settlements is a fully-licensed title and settlement company serving Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia. Founded in 2005, the company has closed over 25,000 real estate transactions.


If you're an investor or are thinking of investing and/or developing real estate continue reading our most frequently asked questions.

Why use Smart Settlements for my investments?

Not only is Smart Settlements a fully-licensed title company in the Capital Region and South Florida, Smart has closed over 25,000+ real estate transactions including a long list of investment properties. Here are a few reasons you should use Smart Settlements for your investments:

Fast and efficient closings.

Legal expertise in clearing complicated title issues.

Experienced in closing highly distressed properties.

TOPA experts ready to give extensive guidance.

Streamlined and secure technology throughout the closing process.

Experienced in creative financing.

Custom loan document preparation available from in-house legal team.

What tools does Smart Settlements offer for investors?

Smart Settlements uses an array of resources and tools for developers, here are just a few tools that our investors can take advantage of:

Preliminary title search available for complicated transaction.

Network of private lenders available.

Network of highly skilled Realtors for off-market deals.

Does Smart Settlements have experience with FIRPTA?

Absolutely. Although we can take care of the filing and submission of FIRTPA for you, it is important that you understand what the Foreign Investment Real Property Tax Act (FIRPTA) is and when it applies to a real estate transaction. You can always contact one of our experts to get answers to some of the most frequently asked questions regarding FIRPTA.

Questions? We have answers. Contact us to speak to an expert.