Emily Wallace

2018 Fix and Flip Design Trends: Where to Spend Your Repair Budget

simple design tips for flipping houses

According to Zillow’s Erica Sooter, it’s no surprise that kitchen and bathroom renovations power the largest ROI for fix and flip properties. In order to help you make money on your next house flip, we’ve collected projections for 2018’s biggest home interior trends. Use these to focus your repair dollars on designing spaces that attract your potential buyers. Kitchen Trends for 2018: Grey and White …

Inspection Objection and Resolution Tips: Fix It Now or Fix It Later

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Below, we’ve detailed some Inspection Objection and Resolution Advice. Buying a home to flip is a serious purchase decision. Knowing the property’s true condition and what you are walking into is paramount. Always use a qualified home inspector to verify the structural quality in a potential buy. However, you should also know common problems to look out for such as: Roof Sloping Cracked Stucco or Exterior …

Avoid Fix and Flip Issues: Burst Pipes

Unexpected Problems With Fix and Flip Homes: How to Avoid Burst Pipes When evaluating a property, flippers must account for unexpected problems and related costs. Renovations take time and money — and incorrect budgets can wreck your ROI. Kurt Schlegel, one of our fix and flip experts at Fixters provides tips on how to check a potential flip for major issues before incurring unexpected costs. …

Habitat For Humanity Build Day: Fixters Gives Back

FIXTERS.com gives back to Habitat for Humanity   Here at Fixters, we believe that giving back to the community should be a high priority goal for all businesses. Above and beyond the obvious contribution to the community, a business can reap rewards in unexpected ways. We experienced this first hand when we partook in our Community Team Build day with H4H on November 29th.   …

Seasonal Selling: Home Sales During the Holidays

Seasonal Selling: Leaving your house on the market during the holiday season may boost your chances of finding the perfect buyer! ‘Tis the season for holiday shopping, but some may say otherwise when it comes to house hunting. Based on my experience as a Realtor, I have been conditioned by real estate markets of old to take homes off of the market and the Multiple …