Eric’s First Condo Flip–Start to Finish

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

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

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]

What’s an Escalation Clause? (free downloadable)

Escalation Clause 2020

The escalation clause states that your offer will automatically escalate to a higher price when there’s another offer that’s higher than yours. You specify what incremental increase you agree to, and what your top price is. In this way, your offer automatically moves to the top of the list in a multiple offer situation. The advantage of it is that you try to mitigate your risk of overpaying.

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

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)

Looking For Kitchen Design Inspiration? These Are The Hottest Trends on Instagram

Kitchen design trends 2020

If you’re thinking about tackling a kitchen renovation project, you’re probably looking for as much design inspiration as possible. And one of the best places to find that inspiration—and peruse some of the hottest interior design trends of 2020? Instagram. A recent study from Wren Kitchens (outlined in an article in REALTOR Magazine) analyzed 500,000 Instagram … Read more Looking For Kitchen Design Inspiration? These Are The Hottest Trends on Instagram

August Home Buying Activity Making Up For Lost Spring Market

home buyers august 2020

In normal years, Spring is the hottest homebuying season of the year. But we don’t have to tell you that 2020 isn’t a normal year—and as a result of the COVID-19 shutdowns, it looks like peak homebuying season is going to hit a little late this year. According to recent data from realtor.com, pace of sales, … Read more August Home Buying Activity Making Up For Lost Spring Market

Real Estate Investing That Will Revolutionize Your Baby’s Future

Real Estate Investing for Baby

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

Selling Your Home? Watch Out For These Stressors

There are a lot of moving parts when it comes to selling your home—and for many sellers, those moving parts can cause a good amount of stress. But what are the most stressful parts of the home selling process? According to a recent survey from LendingTree, some of the top stressors for home sellers include: Buying … Read more Selling Your Home? Watch Out For These Stressors

9 Surprising Things First Time Home Buyers Should Know

First Time Home Buyers

People who have been homeowners for a long time tend to forget how exciting and nerve-wracking it feels to buy a home for the first time. Once you’ve been through the process, you know what to expect and aren’t surprised by the second (or fifth) go-around. But for first time home buyers, the road is … Read more 9 Surprising Things First Time Home Buyers Should Know

THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE DOWNSIZING YOUR HOME

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Expert advice from a real estate professional about getting the most out of your largest asset. Avoid making mistakes that many don’t even realize they’re making until it’s too late when downsizing. JUST GIVE ME THE CODE TO THE FREE RESOURCE LIBRARY SO I CAN GET THE GUIDE! Been thinking about downsizing your home? I … Read more THINGS TO CONSIDER BEFORE DOWNSIZING YOUR HOME