Mistakes to Avoid when You Install Kitchen Cabinet Pulls [free template]

MarciaSocas How to Install Cabinet Pulls Adding kitchen cabinet pulls transformed the look and feel of this renovated condo. We flipped this condo in just two weeks, and saving time on the kitchen while making it look great was essential to our success. Avoid the mistakes I made when you install kitchen cabinet pulls. Adding … Read more

8 steps to Painting Kitchen Cabinets [pictures, video, and checklist]

MarciaSocas 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 … Read more

1 Gray and White Kitchen (that blew up my Pinterest)

MarciaSocas 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 … Read more

Real Estate Investing That Will Revolutionize Your Baby’s Future

Real Estate Investing for Baby

MarciaSocas 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 … Read more

Marketing Rental Property for Maximum Income Successfully

Be successful in marketing rental property with these suggestions and access budget friendly DIY staging tips and tricks that maximize income

How to use Leverage in Real Estate, An Analysis

How leverage is used to invest in real estate

MarciaSocas 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? … Read more

Analyzing Real Estate Investments… Which Property Would You Buy?

MarciaSocas 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 … Read more

Complete home renovation & flip, Camellia Gardens, Orlando

MarciaSocas Home Renovation Before and After. 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 … Read more