@Kenneth Hynes Good question. We had to pull permits with Salt Lake City, but we didn't need to change the zoning. The structure was already in place, and we didn't really add any square footage, just finished it. I'm not sure why the County didn't count any basement or attic square footage in their assessment, but they didn't. They didn't even show that it was there. But you are correct, the added finished square footage definitely added a lot of value to the home.
Originally posted by @Andy M.:
Thanks @George P. ! They were a little bored. My favorite comment is when my daughter says, "did you lose all of your money?" :)
"No, but it felt that way when I paid my income taxes."
Thats sick, Keep up the good work
@Jon Klaus Lol. Spoken like a seasoned investor. It is the curse that no one wants to hear you complain about, "ah man, I just wrote a six figure check to the IRS this year". It just comes off like your bragging.
great job andy
I agree, super nice rehab, especially reclaiming all the square footage up and down stairs. And very creative video, too!
That is too cool! Great job, and believe me just pay for a Disney trip with some of the profit and I am sure they will be excited! =)
Fantastic and really cool video.
So Cool! Awesome job!
As much as love the results, I loved the video. One of the most creative realestate videos I ever came across.
Congrats on both!!
@Keith Agnello Thanks Keith! I really appreciate that. I'll pass that onto my brother (the video editor). :)
One of the best RE videos I have seen. Great job & inspire me to do better on my flips.
@David C. Thanks David! I appreciate the kind words about the video and the flip. My hope with all of my videos is that they inspire people. If I can help show someone what is possible then I can make a difference in their life, even if it is in a small way.
@Fred Sams Thanks for the love! My kids still really like the video as well. They really love to see themselves on "TV". :)
Amazing - now how old were you when you started, 12?
@Gina Gee Lol, is it because I still look like I'm 18? Yes, those kids are mine. I actually started when I was 22 and I'm going to be 35 in a few months. Getting up there. :)
I think it's great that you brought your story to life through that video!
@Andrew Jones Thanks buddy! I actually shot that video when I was on vacation with my brother and kids. My brother is the chief editor and video guy. :)
Amazing stuff! Keep it up :)
NA Onyido Thanks for the love on the video! We actually have been making A LOT of videos like this one. My brother is now full time working for my video blog cranking out videos like these. :)
I dont like the old lady...................lol. what was she like when you told her you made sooooooooooooooo much money on her hunk of grabge home.?
Excellent work. How much did the attic renovation cost? Did it include electrical and plumbing?
@David Kay I don't remember specifically how much the attic renovation cost (I don't think we broke it out like that). But yes, the total repair figure included all new electrical and plumbing though out the whole house. Thanks for the compliment on the project. ;)
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