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 …

Flooring Types: What to Choose?

While walking through a property, one of the first things you will notice is the condition of the floors. More often than not they will need to be replaced or refinished. Floors take the brunt of the wear and tear, and even when a home is only 10 years old, the floors need attention. Several rooms of a home require a decision to be made …

10 Exterior Updates to Get Buyers in The Door

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In the wonderful world of real estate, it’s more than just what’s on the inside that counts. Whenever you’re renovating and selling a home, pay attention to the outside too. You want the exterior of the property to welcome buyers in. Here are our 10 quick tips to up that curb appeal: House Numbers – People should be able to easily read the house numbers while …

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 …