6 Rules for Hiring a Contractor for a Flip

Thursday, September 21

Finding and working with a contractor has traditionally been quite the crapshoot. It can be hard to find a trustworthy contractor that does good work, and even when you do, disagreements and disputes between owner and contractor bog down the work. To help you find and work with the right contract...

5 Tips on Finding Houses to Flip

Thursday, September 07

When you’re starting out, finding houses to flip can be a challenge. How do you find out about homes when they go on the market? How do you get there fast enough to make the sale? How do you find a property that will make you the most money on the flip? Finding the right property takes hard work,...

Flipping a House? Don’t Make These 3 Remodeling Mistakes

Thursday, August 24

When you’re flipping houses, remodeling is part of the deal. The problem is, there are a lot of ins and outs to learn about when you get started. If you’re short on experience, and there’s no one on your team who can mentor you about the finer points of home construction and remodeling, you’re li...

How to Identify a Load-Bearing Wall

Wednesday, August 09

When you’re looking to remodel a home, whether it’s your own or a property you intend to sell, you’re probably going to consider knocking out a wall or two. Before you go swinging away with a sledge, though, you need to make sure the wall isn’t bearing a point load from above. Taking out a wall t...

Should I Invest in Rural, Urban, or Suburban Real Estate?

Tuesday, July 25

Investing in real estate can be both fun and lucrative, but knowing where to start can sometimes be a problem. Do you begin in the city? How about a rural area? Somewhere in-between? What are the pros and cons of each? If I’m trying to flip a property, where is it best to buy?To help you make you...

Choosing a Perfect Exterior Door

Monday, July 10

Whether you’re remodeling an old home, or just replacing a worn out front door, choosing an external door can be a bit of a hassle. There’s a lot of options to consider, and the best option to suit your needs will vary depending on what your priorities are. Are you looking for a stylish piece? So...