Remote Eviction Sacramento CA
I recently inherited a house in Sacramento while living in NY. The plan was to sell it as a fixer upper. However I found out that there are squatters occupying the property . After contacting them by phone to leave, I... View more
Finding the owner of a property
I was driving for dollars today and wrote down a couple addresses. However, I have no idea how to contact the owners. I was able to find their names on tax records but how can I get their phone number ? Is the only way... View more
Yellow letters for finding deals
I am currently trying to use the website “ Print Centers” for direct mail to find deals in my El Paso, Texas market. It feels like it should be easy to use but I am confused about submitting a CSV file for the mailing... View more
Looking to explore hard money for owner occupied property
I'm looking to explore using hard money on an owner occupied property. Any suggestion, recommendations, or forewarnings?
vinyl plank flooring is separating
I've installed vinyl plank flooring in a rental, I really like it but it keeps separating (I helped install this with someone who has installed alot of flooring previously but never the vinyl plank type, so maybe we... View more
LVP Over Concrete Slab. Also, Contractor Pricing at LL.
Hello all, I'm doing an approximate 1200 sq ft DIY install of Lumber Liquidators Tranquility XD LVP 4mm flooring over a concrete slab. The house is currently my primary residence but will likely become a rental in... View more
How Do You Become Profitable as an AirBnB Arbiter?
I’m strongly considering getting into the niche of renting out properties to tenants that I don’t own aka rental arbitrage. What would be the best way to go about getting started in this niche? What would I need to be... View more
High Velocity a/c and heat systems
I'm looking to do away with the entire boiler system and add a high velocity dual heat & a/c system to a 1920's home that currently has no a/c or ductwork.Does anyone have experience with these systems? How well do... View more
Is starting an LLC advised?
Hey BP, I am a new RE investor. Currently house hacking and am looking at my next purchase. Because of my financial state I'm going in with partners. They think it essential to start an LLC. What are your thoughts?... View more
House Hacking taxes code and Depreciation Calculation
Hello BP - Has anyone done depreciation tax credits when House hacking? From what I have gathered on several financial advice websites, in order to calculate depreciation for an owner occupied rental/duplex you follow... View more
Length of time between direct mail letters ?
I have started a “driving for dollars” strategy. I built a spreadsheet to keep track of everything including when I mailed out my first round of letters. How long do I wait to send out a second letter? Thanks in advance.
Tips on house hacking
Any useful tips for a first time investor looking to house hack his first property ??
Private Lending vs Rental Property vs ?
Hi, Just wondering if somebody has $500K cash, what are best investment ideas.
1. Private lending assuming return of 12%.
2. buy some rental property : 15 years Loan with 20% down payment, I can buy 3 two family homes... View more
Anyone know a good handyman in Kansas City
My handyman hurt his knee and is out for surgery. Anyone know a good handyman in the Kansas City (northland ) area?
Rental property help
Hi everyone!I’m in Southern California I’m trying to buy re gal properties I’m looking for help or tips on what to do or look for when buying properties to be possible rentals I have 600K in pre approval but when... View more
Areas to invest in Houston
Looking for single family BRRR leads in the Houston area. Any ideas of potential markets?Willing to connect - looking to expand network.
Water flow usage meter and automatic shutoff
Hi,One of my properties had a hefty water bill due to inconsiderate tenants using more water than needed and I would like to install a water flow meter that has a cap per day (landlord pays for water/sewage).... View more
Accessory Dwelling Unit DIY
Hello, new friends! I am an owner-builder, working with my father on an ADU in SF Bay Area. The only parts we hired contract labor for were foundation and electrical, rest is DIY. We're moving on to the inside work,... View more
Pulling a Permit mid project
I am adding a bathroom and laundry room back to back and made the mistake of being influenced into not pulling a permit. I have only framed the walls, run pex and waste water piping(pier and beam) and now having cold... View more
Renovation question - fence staining
Hello group! Random question here..Has anyone used a basic hand pump sprayer (non-motorized unit) to stain a wood fence? I am doing this as a side job, and it would save considerable time. Otherwise, I am looking at... View more
HELP - Bathtub Replace or Repair?
I've got a 3/2 rental about 20 years old, where each bathtub has a crack (see above) on the base of the tub. Questions for those who have gone through this:1 - Is this deep enough where I have to worry about potential... View more
Bathtub replacement or improvement
I have a working condition tub that seems to be peeling (view photo) I want to avoid replacing it because it seems to be stucked to the wall so the removing part will be very hard and I was wondering if anyone had... View more
Choosing a bathtub material
I'm hoping to hear from others on what has been successful or a nightmare for long term use. I have class B properties and need to replace some alcove tubs. My research so far has been mixed. Steel with porcelain seems... View more
Busted water meter and pin hole in main water pipe
Pipes froze up and when thawed out it busted water meter and main water shut off pipe has a pin hole. We just shut the water off all together. My question is though if it is going to get down to 30 or below again... View more
I have consistently found eBay/Froogle as good source from small sized supplies. This varies from drip pans, CO and smoke alarms. For large appliances such as Range, Habitat for Humanity is an excellent resource.
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