BiggerPockets Podcast 299: HGTV Star Ken Corsini on Flipping, Rehabbing, & Building Homes Like a Pro!

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Ever wonder about the REAL story behind the house flipping tv shows? On today’s show, we interview Ken Corsini, star of HGTV’s Flip or Flop Atlanta! Ken pulls back the curtain and shares fantastic insight and knowledge into several areas of real estate investing, from house flipping to new construction to owning a real estate brokerage!

In this episode, we cover Ken’s methods for finding deals in hot markets, how to recognize general contractor “price creep” (and what to do about it), and how to craft multiple exit strategies that will serve you in any market. Ken also shares some fantastic insight regarding his technique for staying flexible to protect himself from market downturns that you do NOT want to miss (if you value keeping money over losing it)!

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In This Episode We Cover:

  • Why Ken kicks himself for selling houses he flipped
  • How he adapted to a changing market when hedge funds took over 
  • How he started a construction business to keep up with the growing demand for big rehabs
  • How he recognizes what the best strategy is for each market
  • What “price creep” is—and what to do when you find it
  • Why adaptability is your best ability
  • And SO much more!

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  • “I don’t think you can stay relevant if you don’t watch the signs and learn to adapt your business.” (Tweet This!)

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Thanks for checking out the BiggerPockets Real Estate Investing & Wealth Building Podcast. Hosts Joshua Dorkin & Brandon Turner strive to bring top-notch educational content and interviews to our listeners — without the non-stop pitch prevalent around the industry.

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