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What Do You Need To Start Flipping Houses

What Do You Need To Start Flipping Houses

Reading Time: 7 minutes Flipping houses can be a lucrative business for investors looking to get involved in real estate. The practice of house flipping describes the process of buying a home (usually distressed) with the end goal of renovating it and putting it back on to the market.  While it sounds straightforward on

How To Find Cheap Houses To Flip

How To Find Cheap Houses To Flip

Reading Time: 10 minutes Finding a cheap house can be a challenge. However, the good news is that there are more resources available now than ever before. In this guide, we present some of the best online and offline options for finding a suitable property. Table of Contents Choose The Right Location To find

How To Refinance A Hard Money Loan

How To Refinance A Hard Money Loan

Reading Time: 4 minutes If you used a hard money loan to buy a property, thinking you would fix it and flip it, but changed your mind, you’ll want to refinance it instead. Sometimes a property that starts off as a flip may be transformed into a rental property or another type of investment.

How Long Does A Short Sale Take

How Long Does A Short Sale Take?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Sometimes you just can’t afford the home you bought. It’s more common than not after the year we had with COVID-19, in which many individuals have seen their income affected by the pandemic. When you owe more than the home’s value and can’t keep up with the payments, you likely

Curb Appeal Ideas with Before and After Photos

10 Curb Appeal Ideas With Before & After Photos

Reading Time: 8 minutes Increasing the curb appeal of your home can have a massive impact on the potential selling price. In this post, we outline 10 curb appeal ideas, backed with before and after photos. 1. Make your yard magnificent A well manicured garden can act as an invitation to explore the home. 

How to Find out if a House is in Foreclosure

How To Find Out If A House Is In Foreclosure

Reading Time: 4 minutes If you’re looking to get a good deal on a house for a fix and flip, one of your best bets will be a foreclosure or pre-foreclosure home. These are distressed homes being sold by homeowners that are experiencing some sort of financial struggle. This is great news for real

How Long After Closing Does A Seller Get Paid

How Long After Closing Does A Seller Get Paid?

Reading Time: 3 minutes When you sell a house, either a primary residence or investment home, a lot goes on between the buyer, seller, lender, and title company. Money exchanges hands, but so does a lot of paperwork, all of which is important to the bottom line. So how fast does the seller get

The Beginner's Guide To Tenant Screening

The Beginner’s Guide To Tenant Screening

Reading Time: 7 minutes Tenant screening can be a daunting task. You want to find a reliable and trustworthy tenant that will take care of the property and make their payments on time. If your property is in an area with high rental demand, you may be overwhelmed by applications and have too many

How To Analyze A Neighborhood Price

How To Analyze A Neighborhood Price

Reading Time: 4 minutes When you invest in real estate, you invest in more than the property itself – you invest in the neighborhood too. That’s why it’s important to analyze a neighborhood’s price. If you overlook it, you may find a good egg in a bad area which means you won’t have the