Posted by Bruce Lawson on March 05, 2002 at 04:45:39:
Your score of 662 is A credit therefore you should not experience difficulty in obtaining traditional financing. I would stay clear of using credit cards for making your down payments until you start turning deals, it can be dangerous.
You may want to seek hard money for your deals at this point true hard money lenders will loan you 65%-70% FMV.
It makes good business sense to use someone elses money to make your purchases try to not tap into personal financial accounts if possible.