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6 11, 2014

New Buyers Beware of Foreclosures

2014-11-06T16:58:39+00:00November 6th, 2014|Categories: real estate, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

Foreclosures, a Deep Rabbit Hole One of the most common questions I get asked by buyers, especially first-time buyers, is "what about looking at foreclosures?" Flippers and investors are not who this post is for. I want to clarify that I'm directing this toward those people who DO NOT have lengthy experience gutting and renovating homes. Investing in foreclosures can work well for those who have the knowledge, know-how, and financial capabilities. But for the average home buyer, I do NOT [...]

5 03, 2014

How To Assess The Real Cost Of A Fixer-Upper House

2014-03-05T20:49:57+00:00March 5th, 2014|Categories: real estate, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

When you buy a fixer-upper house, you can save a ton of money, or get yourself in a financial fix. I have seen a lot of young couples get excited about buying a fixer upper, only to discover later that they don’t have the skills or financial resources necessary to repair a run down home. On the other hand, home buyers that are experienced at working around a home and who have the financial ability can build equity quick with [...]

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