8 Simple Ways to Improve Any Home’s Curb Appeal

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Every successful house flipper knows just how important curb appeal is. When your house looks beautiful on the outside, people will be curious to see what’s on the inside. When it looks boring or rundown, people aren’t going to even give you a chance. But how can you improve curb without spending thousands of dollars? Just follow my favorite eight …

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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 …

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 …

Starting out in house flipping is overwhelming, but following this advice will help make the process a little easier to understand.

What is the Number One Piece of Advice You Would Give to Someone Looking to Get Into House Flipping?

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I think it’s a common belief among many people that house flipping is a “get rich quick” scheme, but really it’s quite the opposite. Tarek and I have spent many years flipping houses, and it took a lot of effort, time and patience to get to where we are today. When we first started flipping, we really didn’t know what …

Flips turn into flops when you don't do your due diligence when looking for a property. Avoid these properties to guarantee your flip is successful.

How Often Do Flips Turn Into Flops?

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Often as a house flipper, it’s easy to get caught up into thinking that any old house will be able to return a good profit, but this isn’t true for every house. While house flipping can be a profitable business and can provide a steady source of income, many flip deals can end up turning into flops if you aren’t …

Tarek and Christina's insider real estate secrets are taught to Real Estate Elevated students to show them the ropes of real estate investing.

How Did Tarek and Christina Learn the Insider Real Estate Secrets That Your Course Teaches?

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In 2008, when the housing market crashed, Christina and I decided we needed to make a change in our lifestyle. At the time we were working as licensed real estate agents, but that simply wasn’t cutting it for us anymore. With our real estate backgrounds, we decided to take the house flipping route. And while we didn’t have a lot …

While many people believe you have to have a background in real estate, it is possible to start flipping houses with no experience.

Is It Really Possible to Start Flipping Houses with No Experience?

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Many people get caught up in the mindset that they have to have experience in real estate before they can start flipping houses. While previous experience is always helpful, no matter what field you are pursuing, house flipping is one thing that you don’t have to have a background in. Like many careers, you aren’t going to have a lot …

While it may seem impossible, flipping houses with a full-time job is easier than it seems and you don't have to lose your sanity!

Will I Need to Quit My Job in Order to Begin Flipping Houses?

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Investing in real estate when you have a full-time job may sound like quite the feat by itself, but top that off with family, friends and hobbies and you may be wondering how balancing everything is even possible without pulling your hair out. Tarek and I were full-time real estate agents before we stared flipping, which meant we didn’t have …

Flipping houses can be hard when you are new to it. These common mistakes new house flippers make should be avoided if you can help it!

What are Some of the Biggest Mistakes That People Make When They First Start Flipping Houses?

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Believe it or not, Tarek and I started flipping houses with very little experience in investing. We were real estate agents for many years, so we thought we knew the real estate world — including investing — backward and forward. Little did we know, there was a lot we needed to learn to become successful flippers. Needless to say, we …

Learning how to research the housing market and find the best properties to flip will help you become a more successful house flipper.

What is the Best Way to Research the Housing Market in my Area?

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Every successful house flipper knows that they should constantly be on the lookout for new properties to flip. After all, flipping houses is how they make their money! But, even though finding properties may sound pretty straightforward, there’s more to it than just looking for a cheap deal. Christina and I are asked quite often how we look for the …