Finding Private Lenders for your Rehab Deals

Tuesday, November 03

One of the major barriers to getting started in real estate is finding funding for your deals. This obstacle is especially imminent when it comes to funding less conventional “Fix & Flip” deals. Many books and resources seem to skim over this topic as if you’ve already got it figured out. We ...


Bread & Butter - Part III: Paint

Tuesday, October 06

Virtually every rehab you do will require a large amount of paint. Whether its brand new drywall, trim, ceiling, floors, etc, you will undoubtedly need to include many painting tasks in your project scope.The good news about paint is that materials are very affordable. You can certainly spend big...


Bread & Butter – Part II: Kitchens

Monday, September 28

We all know that kitchens have the ability to make or break a home sale. If you tune into any of the popular HGTV shows, it seems the kitchen is the main focus of the vast majority of major renovations. Its true: A Kitchen does go a long way in selling a buyer on a potential home purchase. Its al...


Bread and Butter Rehab - Flooring

Tuesday, September 22

As you get started rehabbing residential projects, it is natural to feel overwhelmed when it comes to deciding on materials and finishes for your rehab. There are countless options for flooring, fixtures, cabinets, paint colors, doors etc. Its easy to get lost in infinite number of permutations f...


Don't be a Pushover - Enforce your Lease

Tuesday, September 15

One of the best pieces of advice you will ever receive as a landlord is to stick to your policies and refuse to make exceptions. This is certainly a sound piece of advice. Unfortunately, almost all landlords have to learn the hard way the importance of enforcing agreed upon rules and policies for...


Developing your Rehab Project Proposal

Tuesday, September 08

A key element of the rehab process is developing your project proposal. The project proposal will serve as the cornerstone of your financial analysis and will drive the success of your flip from start to finish. This document also serves as a crucial piece in your effort to find funding for your ...