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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 …

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 …

How to Look More Experienced in Real Estate Investing

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When you’re just getting into real estate investing, it’s really easy to get intimidated, especially when you see other investors who have a lot more experience than you. As you see them (online or in person), you might think, “How am I ever going to beat them out of a deal?” Well, believe it or not, you don’t need to …

If you're considering trying out of town house flipping, you'll want to follow these tips to help make your first remote deal go smoothly.

4 Tips to Make a Remote Deal Go More Smoothly

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For most people just starting out in the real estate investing business, I recommend sticking close to home. It’s a lot easier to oversee rehabs on a flip house if you only have to drive twenty minutes instead of flying for four hours, and it’s a lot easier to find leads on profitable properties when you’re familiar with the area. …

Monopoly is a classic board game with lessons that can actually be applied to real estate investing. Here's how it can be applied to house flipping.

What Can Playing Monopoly Teach You about Real Estate Investing?

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The other day, I was going through some of our kids’ toys, thinking about what they’ve outgrown and what they’ll be growing into next. They’re not quite ready for it yet, but I’m really looking forward to having family board game nights as they get older. Playing Monopoly, Clue, Life, and other games will give us all time together, away …

Wholesaling and house flipping are drastically different from each other. The path you take will depend on your real estate investing goals.

What is the Difference Between Wholesaling and House Flipping?

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A lot of people will tell you that you can dip your toes into real estate investing by starting out as a wholesaler. And, when you first look into it, it seems like a good idea. It’s a lot like flipping houses, but instead of doing all the rehab work and taking all the time to get the house in …