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How to Pick the Best Contractor for Your Next House Flip

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If you want to actually see a return on your investment with your next house flip, you’re going to have to do some rehab work. Fixer uppers always require work, and for the majority of them, that work is going to be extensive. In other words, if you’re looking for the best way to flip a house, you’re going to …

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How to Flip Houses with No Money Down – Is It Possible?

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I have had many people ask me over the years about the best ways to find funding as a new flipper. People often get into the mindset that you must have a chunk of money saved up to get started, but that’s certainly not the case. It’s actually possible to flip houses with no money down. Be aware that you’re …

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5 Reasons Your Real Estate Marketing Isn’t Working

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If you want to be successful at house flipping, you have to learn a little about marketing – specifically about real estate marketing. To flip properties you have to find them and remodel them, but finding and remodeling homes is just the beginning of the process. While I do focus a lot of my time on rehabbing a home, I also …

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5 Creative Ways to Improve Any Home’s Curb Appeal

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Curb appeal is important to a home’s value, but that’s not the only reason it’s important. A house with good curb appeal will make you happy and proud every time you arrive back home after a long day at work. It’ll also help keep your relationships with your neighbors positive, especially if any of them are trying to sell their …

Sell your flip faster by doing this one cheap and easy thing! You'll be surprised at how important this is to your house flipping business.

Do You Want to Sell Your Flip Faster? Try This One Easy Thing!

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Want to know the best way to flip a house? The secret to getting the best and fastest results as you find and flip houses isn’t complicated at all, and it’s not expensive, either. In fact, it’s really simple and really cheap! If you didn’t know it already, curb appeal is everything when it comes to house flipping. When you’re …

Closing can be really stressful, but fortunately there are a few things you can do to make the process just a little bit easier to manage.

3 Simple Tips to Make Closing Easier

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I’ve told new investors for years that they should never fall in love with a property until they’ve closed. I was definitely guilty of doing that when I first started real estate investing, but I quickly learned that it wasn’t a good idea. It’s also important to remember that you should never start spending the profits on a finished flip …

For every property you remodel, you'll likely go through the same thought process. These six steps will give you a better idea of what you'll want to consider on your own real estate investing journey.

Six Helpful Steps to Know About Real Estate Investing

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When I look for a fixer-upper to flip, I basically go through the same thought process that anyone goes through when they buy an investment property. Believe it or not, even though I usually work on a shorter timeline than most homeowners, the journey is essentially the same. Understanding my thoughts as I go through each step of the process …

Don't let a bad neighborhood scare you away. Here are 4 reasons why you may want to look into buying a flip house in rundown neighborhoods.

4 Reasons to Buy a Flip House in a “Bad” Neighborhood

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A lot of crazy things can happen while you are flipping houses. For example we had a car get stolen in the middle of the day in front of one of our flips, while we were standing in the back driveway. That thief sure had some guts! I’ve had quite a few students ask me about that day, and whether …

Working with wholesalers can be a great way to find some potential flips. If you follow these tips for becoming a wholesaler's top buyers, then they'll be more willing to work with you.

How to Become a Wholesaler’s Top Buyer

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When it comes to generating leads, it pays to be friends with at least a couple of wholesalers. Wholesalers will buy contracts on flip houses and sell them to real estate investors. Basically, I look at wholesaling like a service to generate leads on really great deals, so I never mind spending a little bit more to buy the contract …