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NOVEMBER 23, 2022

NOVEMBER 17, 2022

Michael Mikhail, Founder and CEO, Stratton Equities discusses the important role Hard Money and Soft Money loans play in the real estate market. Mikhail discusses the many misconceptions surrounding this source of real estate financing and the unique lending solutions Hard Money and Soft Money Loans provide borrowers seeking an alternative to traditional CRE loans.



NOVEMBER 10, 2022

NOVEMBER 9, 2022

Michael Mikhail is the Founder and CEO of Stratton Equities, the Nation’s Leading Hard Money and NON-QM Lender for National Real Estate Investors, with the largest variety of mortgage loans and programs under one roof.  Born in the US and then raised in Lebanon and New Jersey, Mikhail has experienced many cultures in his lifetime. He’s experienced the highs with the lows and has prevailed as a successful entrepreneur.



OCTOBER 18, 2022

Even if you enjoy your actual job, the company you work for can make or break your overall satisfaction at work. Because of this, it’s important to find employers that will treat you well and provide plenty of career opportunities. Stratton Equities has been listed at the top of Zippia's 10 Best Lending Companies to Work for in New Jersey.


JULY 18, 2022

Michael Mikhail is an accredited leader in the mortgage world and a seasoned real estate investor with over 20 years of experience in the industry. He is the founder and CEO of Stratton Equities, the leading Nationwide Direct Hard Money & NON-QM Lender for real estate investors. Michael launched Stratton Equities at the end of 2017 with no money in the bank and, within about six months, had made $1.3 million.


JUNE 19, 2022

We have the opportunity to talk to Michael Mikhail about his journey and how he grew so quickly. In this video, Michael shares all about his winning mindset, work ethic and how he turned his misfortunes into some of his biggest unfair advantages.


JUNE 16, 2022

Learn how you can become a successful real estate investor with Michael's feature in Influential People News.


MAY 25, 2022

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MAY 3, 2022

My Future Business Show Podcast featuring Michael Mikhail


APRIL 7, 2022

How We Plan To Hit $600M In Closed Loan Volume This Year


APRIL 6, 2022

Insider Secrets, the weekly podcast that turns real estate investing goals into reality. Each show we interview guests who are seasoned real estate professionals, actively closing and managing real estate deals.


APRIL 5, 2022

Michael Mikhail Of Stratton Equities: Five Strategies I Used To Grow My Business To Reach Eight Figures In Revenue


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FEBRUARY 27, 2022

Michael Mikhail joins the Real Men of Real Estate Podcast on KCAA Radio to discuss Stratton Equities and the future of lending.


DECEMBER 15, 2021

After launching an exit strategy company in 2013, Mikhail caught the entrepreneurship bug again in 2017, founding Stratton Equities: a company that helps real estate investors acquire funding to finance investment properties. The firm works with 500 clients annually.


DECEMBER 9, 2021

Michael talks about the difficulties of securing loans, and why his company works differently from other loan companies. Learn more by tuning in to Michael and Jen’s interview.


NOVEMBER 8, 2021

Be sure to listen watch our newest video interview as we focus on the future of "Soft Money". On this exciting episode, we speak with Michael Mikhail, Founder and CEO of Stratton Equities, the nation’s leading hard money and NON-QM lender to national real estate investors. Stratton Equities offers the largest variety of mortgage loans and programs under one roof.



AUGUST 20, 2021

Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal's 40 Under 40 list for 2021 featuring Michael Mikhail.

LINK: 40 Under 40

AUGUST 2, 2021

Under Michael’s leadership, Stratton Equities has grown into one of the biggest leaders in the Mortgage and Real Estate industry across several genres and platforms. Listen to Realty411’s Invest Wisely Radio segment, click below.


JULY 30, 2021

Financing is one of the most important aspects to consider when building your rental portfolio. Watch this interview with Michael Mikhail, the CEO of Stratton Equities, a NON-QM lender to learn what you should be looking for in financing and how it can help you build a successful portfolio. More Info:


JULY 30, 2021

In the 46th episode of the ABF Journal Podcast, Michael Mikhail, CEO and founder of Stratton Equities, broke down the differences between soft money and hard money loans, looked at how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the commercial real estate market and provided advice for real estate investors in the current market.


JUNE 20, 2021

Michael Mikhail is interviewed by Mark Favaloro about Soft Money Loans and if Soft Money is the Future of Lending?


APRIL 23, 2021

Is Soft Money the New Hard Money?

MARCH 20, 2021

How Automation And Focus Brought Our Business To New Levels

LINK: Starter Story

FEBRUARY 16, 2021

Smart capital. Those two words can make or break your business. This show outlines what you need to be a successful entrepreneur, and it all boils down to the right funding and being a stronger borrower.

LINK: The Equity Strategy

FEBRUARY 11, 2021

Michael Mikhail is interviewed by Citybiz list on the future growth of Stratton Equities.

LINK: CEO Interview

APRIL 29, 2020

​AAPL - Lender Limelight: A Model for Success

AAPL's lender profile on Stratton Equities' CEO, Michael Mikhail.

FEB 22, 2020

Starter Story's profile on Stratton Equities' CEO, Michael Mikhail.

LINK: Starter Story's Profile

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FEB 3, 2020

Industry Magazine's "Power of Yes" profile on CEO, Michael Mikhail.



FEB 1, 2020

REI INK is a business publication for serious real estate investors and service providers - check out Michael Mikhail's article in the February 2020 issue.


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DEC 22, 2019

The CEO of Stratton Equities joins the Peer 2 Peer podcast to share his story on how he broke into the Mortgage Industry.

LINK: Peer 2 Peer Real Estate Show


DEC 5, 2019

Michael Mikhail stops by Liquid Lunch to provide some last minute Holiday financial tips!

LINK: Investment Properties

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NOV 9, 2019

Michael Mikhail Delivers Your Personal Finance Tip of the Day!

LINK: The Joe Piscopo Show


NOV 8, 2019

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Michael Mikhail explains the differences in loan programs while calling out those in the industry who get Hard Money and Fix & Flip programs confused.

LINK: Hard Money vs Fix & Flip

NOV 5, 2019

Michael Mikhail, a dynamic motivational Speaker and the owner of Stratton Equities, joined Joe Piscopo to discuss personal finance tips and the economy.

LINK: Joe Piscopo


OCT 28, 2019

John Tabacco speaks with Michael Mikhail on Liquid Lunch about the possibility of a recession....with some liquid courage! 

LINK: Liquid Launch


OCT 23, 2019

Michael Mikhail, CEO of Stratton Equities talks about the difference between a hard money loan and a fix and flip loan.

LINK: Mortgage News Network

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SEPT 25, 2019

Stratton Equities joins John Tabacco Live from the Northeast Conference for Mortgage Brokers and Professionals in Atlantic City.

LINK: Live from Atlantic City


SEPT 17, 2019

We are back on The Joe Piscopo 7am Morning Hour discussing the ins and outs of the Mortgage Industry!

LINK: 7am Morning Hour Show


SEPT 17, 2019

Michael Mikhail joins John Tabacco and Frank Morano on Liquid Lunch to discuss interest rates and mortgage programs.

LINK: The Mortgage Business


SEPT 17, 2019

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Stratton Equities' CEO Michael Mikhail has made the Mid-Atlantic Real Estate Journal 40 Under 40 2019 list!

LINK: Mid Atlantic Real Estate

SEPT 6, 2019

Scotsman Guide September 2019 Issue: Hard money loans feature fewer requirements than fix-and-flip products, article by Michael Mikhail

LINK: Scotsman Guide


SEPT 4, 2019

New Jersey based Mortgage Lender, Stratton Equities, is proud to announce the opening of their new Headquarters in Pine Brook, NJ. Located at 28 Bloomfield Avenue, the office is equipped to handle the Executive Offices and upwards of 30 Loan Officers.

LINK: New Corporate Headquarters


AUG 30, 2019

Stratton Equities joins Liquid Lunch TV with John Tabacco & Frank Morano, sharing cigars and loan officer secrets. 

LINK: The Economy & Mortgages

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AUG 28, 2019

Stratton Equities' CEO, Michael Mikhail discusses the benefits of utilizing a Private Money Lender and working with Hard Money on The Joe Piscopo Show.

LINK: The Show

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AUG 09, 2019

Michael Mikhail from Stratton Equities discusses the differences between Hard Money Loans and Fix and Flip Loans while debunking why the industry keeps confusing the two.

LINK: Real Estate Journal

AUG 08, 2019

Abhi Golhar from Think Realty, speaks with Michael Mikhail from Stratton Equities about Loan Programs, how to apply, recent data, trends and more! Plus, we also talk about how Rental Owners were recently saved from footing tenants’ utility bills in Indiana! For more information on Stratton Equities, visit

LINK: Think Reality Podcast

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