Fix and Flip Category Archives

Not Your Mother’s House: Trends that Cringe

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There are some old trends you can make new again or a few that people will find charming. And on the other hand, if you aren’t ripping off that popcorn ceiling you might not be selling that house. We’ve picked our worst trends and characteristics of older homes that you need to dump! Paint them, change them, upgrade them.  Don’t let these eyesores hurt your …

Want to Flip Houses But Don’t Know Where to Start?

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  Start Your Fix and Flip Education. Build Your Own Business. Gain Flexibility. Creating your own successful fix and flip business can be incredibly rewarding, provide a fantastic level of income and give you the schedule flexibility you’ve always wanted. Want to Flip Houses But Don’t Know Where to Start? Can it really be done or is the promise of lifestyle and money from a rewarding career …

6 Ways to Save on Your Fix & Flip

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Ask For Help There is nothing more expensive than doing something, than having to do something twice. Mistakes are costly. Save money and time by seeking out the help you need ahead of time. Need advice? Need coaching from the fix and flip experts? Fixters provides you with coaching in construction, real estate, and financing. See more advice and tips here on the Front Porch …

Lessons Learned After 150 Fix and Flips: Part 2

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As mentioned before, we have fixed and flipped 150+ projects. We have learned countless fix and flip lessons through our successes and most importantly our failures. In ‘Lessons Learned After 150 Fix and Flips: Part 1’, I shared my insights on creating a plan, determining your ARV, and more. This is Part 2, including more invaluable lessons that I’ve learned after fixing and flipping over …

Lessons Learned After 150 Fix and Flips: Part 1

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In the last four years, we fixed and flipped 150+ projects in two states.  And while we had many more successes than failures, it was the failures that taught us the most valuable lessons. It opened our eyes to the undeniable truths of this business.  We’re here to help you avoid making the same mistakes we made.  As Will Rogers said, “Good judgment comes from …

Technology is Eating Every Industry – Why Not Fix & Flip?

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Technology has made detailed and involved processes such as Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and taxes much much easier. Companies such as SalesForce and Intuit are worth billions of dollars because of this simple idea. The team at Fixters recently attended the International Home Builders Association Tradeshow in Orlando. One of the meetings was held on the topic of scaling your business and growth. The main …

Neighborhoods and Flipping Houses

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You’ve found a few properties that you would like to check out to see if they are going to be your next fix and flip. They seem like the perfect deal from the photos…but you haven’t seen the property in person yet, or the neighborhood. The neighborhood is a crucial aspect of any property. A particular house may be the best deal of the week, …

Real Estate Investing During Retirement

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Today, many Americans are lacking the funds that they need to have a financially stable retirement. Most retirees are looking for a reasonably steady and mostly predictable stream of income as a result. When it comes to retirement, having multiple sources of income is ideal. So is real estate a good way to generate strong returns for retirement? In short, yes. For those looking to …

Fixters Software 101

You’ve visited Fixters.com and signed up for your free 14-day trial, now let’s talk about Fixters Software. Fixters Software is a web-based software that is powered by Fixters. This is the step-by-step process that takes you through your entire fix and flip or home renovation project.  Our 8-step, all in one project management system gives you the tools to walk through your project, calculate a budget, and handle contractor …

Introducing Fixters.com

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You can now move beyond spreadsheets with our step-by-step platform for mastering your next fix and flip project! Our fix and flip software, coaching, and additional tools will walk you through your project, calculate a budget, and handle contractor bids all from your computer or device. Fixters Software We created Fixters Software to make your fix and flip project as simple, easy and straightforward as …