First Duplex Deal Complete!

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Investment Info:

Small multi-family (2-4 units) buy & hold investment.

Purchase price: $129,900
Cash invested: $40,000

This is our first duplex purchase. We put 20% down and are currently renovating one side. The other side is currently rented at $820/month.

What made you interested in investing in this type of deal?

It's price, proximity to my home and that it is a multi-family property.

How did you find this deal and how did you negotiate it?

I found it through Zillow a day after it was listed and contacted and agent immediately.

How did you finance this deal?

25% down with a 20 mortgage

How did you add value to the deal?

We are currently renovating the vacant side of the duplex with new windows, new bathroom, new kitchen and basic cleanup.

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