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Construction Renovation: Property Flips and Insurance

Construction Renovation: Property Flips and Insurance

By Andrea Wells   The number of U.S. single family home sales attributed to flipping is on the decline but that isn’t deterring investors. Despite the percentage of flipped homes shrinking to 3.7 percent of the total homes sold, the profits from flipping a house are up to 30 percent, according to a recent report by […]

U.S. Home Flipping Increases 16 Percent in 2013 and Average Gross Profit on Flips Rises to More Than $62,000 in Q4

U.S. Home Flipping Increases 16 Percent in 2013 and Average Gross Profit on Flips Rises to More Than $62,000 in Q4

SOURCE: RealtyTrac Average Gross Profit on Flips in Q4 2013 at $62,761, up From $52,746 in Q4 2012; 21 Percent of Flipped Homes Purchased as Foreclosures, Down From Previous Years RealtyTrac® (www.realtytrac.com), the nation’s leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released its Year-End and Q4 2013 Home Flipping Report, which shows 156,862 single family […]

The Beginner’s Guide to Flipping Houses For Profit

The Beginner’s Guide to Flipping Houses For Profit

by Michael LaCava OK, let’s get back to basics. If you are just getting into flipping houses for profit, there’s much to learn, no doubt. So I may have bad news for you: you can’t learn how to do it a single weekend course, you can’t learn how to do it by reading one article […]

How to Fix and Flip Houses: Case Study #1

How to Fix and Flip Houses: Case Study #1

by Mark Ferguson   I have bought and sold over 70 fix and flips with my father over the last ten years.  Fix and flip projects were what I first loved about Real Estate and kept me going until I discovered the world of REO.  I loved and still do love finding properties, deciding what to repair and then selling them […]

Is it Better to Fix and Flip Houses or Buy and Hold Rentals?

Is it Better to Fix and Flip Houses or Buy and Hold Rentals?

  I buy from 10 to 15 fix and flips a year and I also own 8 long-term rental properties.  I buy many properties a year, but how do I determine whether I will hold a rental or fix and flip it?  There are many factors I take into account, but beleive it or not, […]

Once A Boon For Investors, House Flipping Is Back

Once A Boon For Investors, House Flipping Is Back

by NINA GREGORY   This home in the Glassell Park neighborhood of Los Angeles was bought by Dossier Capital for $390,000, records show. It’s now listed for more than $720,000.   House flipping is back. A popular phenomenon during the housing boom, flipping is when a house is bought and sold within a six-month period. Flippers […]

How to Find Investors for Real Estate Flipping

How to Find Investors for Real Estate Flipping

By Kate Hornsby, eHow Contributor   The concept of real estate flipping is simple: An investor finds a low priced property to buy and in 12 months or less, “flips” (sells) the property to someone else for a profit. With the collapse of the real estate market, however, many mortgage companies are no longer dealing […]

How to Flip a New House

How to Flip a New House

by Matt, Zack, Sondra C, Tom Viren and 17 others   There’s an incredible amount of money to be made in flipping homes. In fact, if you play your cards right you can easily make $50,000 or more per flip, and do it in under 90 days. So if you want to make some enormous cash, with […]

How to Get Rich by Buying and Flipping Real Estate

How to Get Rich by Buying and Flipping Real Estate

Edited by Matt, Versageek, Dave Crosby, Manuel_Montenegro_THANKS!  and 19 others Get Rich by Buying and Flipping Real Estate Let’s face it; there are so many get-rich-quick schemes out there that it makes your head spin. This is a practical way to achieve millionaire status and stay rich forever–the same way that countless others have gotten […]