Is painting kitchen cabinets a good idea? Painting kitchen cabinets is quick, easy, and inexpensive. If your cabinets are in good condition, and are simply not a color that you like, this is a great DIY project for you. Here are step by step before and after photos of the process. We saved money during … Read more 8 steps to Painting Kitchen Cabinets [pictures, video, and checklist]
Are you in love with the thought of a gray and white kitchen? As a long time Realtor and Home Flipper, I’ve seen lots of kitchens over the years. But this is the first one that I pinned and that the world seemed to fall in love with. Below you will see that one kitchen … Read more 1 Gray and White Kitchen (that blew up my Pinterest)
How a small investment grew to $240,000 and also paid for a 4 year University Tuition 7 months after my son was born, his father and I divorced… What a terrible way to start a story, right? Sorry about that, but I need to start there so you’ll know where I was financially and mentally, … Read more Real Estate Investing That Will Revolutionize Your Baby’s Future
Fix and Flip How to flip a condo Follow along this condo fix and flip, including the actual income report, expenses, profit, and sales info. It’s done! During the Covid pandemic break from school and over the summer, my son Eric worked on his first condo flip. You may have considered condo flipping so I … Read more Eric’s First Condo Flip–Start to Finish
Leverage Analysis–Leverage in real estate refers to getting a loan (using debt) to purchase property. When you have money to invest, utilizing leverage can make your money grow exponentially faster. Let’s go through a hypothetical scenario to see how this works. Here’s the question… Given $100,000, what is better to do with the money? Would … Read more How to use Leverage in Real Estate, An Analysis
I’ve been a Realtor and investor in real estate for approximately 20 years, and in the course of that time, I have personally flipped or renovated and rented over 50 homes. While I don’t feel there are overnight riches to be made; assessment and planning, together with properly analyzing real estate investments, can set you … Read more Analyzing Real Estate Investments… Which Property Would You Buy?
What a lot of work! This home renovation was the one that has presented us with the most surprises, issues, and very hard work to date. The yard was completely overgrown and couldn’t be cut easily because there was a partial deck under all the weeds, as well as some landscape beds that I wanted … Read more Complete home renovation & flip, Camellia Gardens, Orlando
Two months ago, we purchased a condo in a fantastic gated golf community here in Orlando, Florida at Ventura Country Club. The biggest drawback to this condo was the extremely small and narrow kitchen. I’m not sure how this type of kitchen was constructed, the opening to the kitchen is extremely narrow. We knew we … Read more Kitchen Redesign–Condo Flip