What You Can Learn from Successful Fix-and-Flip Investors

There’s no better teacher in the fix-and-flip business than an investor who has achieved long-term success. Here’s a 5-step strategy successful fix-and-flip investors follow. It’s not rocket science, but it does require know-how, discipline and focus: 1) Identify a Suitable Property Finding a property to flip is your first and most significant hurdle. If you’re …

Building Relationships for a Successful Fix-and-Flip Business

“Our relationships with people are the foundation of our business,” writes Dave Crumby, founder and CEO of Realvolve.com, a workflow & CRM Platform serving real estate agents and teams. “Relationships lead to referrals, which make our businesses sustainable. Otherwise, real estate is just a job, not a career, and we are effectively unemployed after each …

How To Find Fix-and-Flip Deals

Every fix-and-flip investor’s success hinges on one critical element: having properties to flip! Understanding how to acquire viable investment properties is crucial to all investors, from beginners to the most experienced fix-and-flip veterans. How is it done? Exploring the methods of experienced “fix-and-flip investors is a great road map. How successful fix-and-flip investors find properties …

The Essentials of House Flipping

There is no shortage of advice for the fix-and-flip investor in 2019. An endless litany of websites, podcasts, and social media feeds shout tips, tricks and everything in between. But what does a fix-and-flip investor really need to know? What are the essentials of house flipping? After more than 20 years helping fix-and-flip investors succeed, …

How to Get Approved for a Fix-and-Flip Loan

As a successful fix-and-flip investor, you know there is nothing more important to your bottom line than quick access to capital. In a competitive industry where cash is king and lucrative deals are snapped up quickly, it is critical to have cash available to execute purchase contracts, compete at foreclosure auctions, close cash-only deals and …

5 Tips for Writing an Eye-Catching Property Listing

There are a lot of properties on the market vying for the attention of buyers, and that means to attract buyers to your property and get it sold for the best possible price, you’ll need to create a unique listing. Your post should be well-written, short, and informative. Give it an eye-catching headline and do …

Fix-and-Flip Data You Should Consider Before Your Next Project

Maximizing the return on your investment in a property can be a complicated process. Asking the right questions about a property you’re considering is an excellent way to determine whether it’s a good investment, but digging into hard fix-and-flip data can also be a worthwhile pursuit. Here are three data sources you should consider before …

Three Real Estate Trends to Watch in 2019

Every year presents new and unique challenges to real estate investors. As 2018 draws to a close, it’s time to take stock of what’s on the horizon. What emerging real estate trends that will shape the market in 2019 and beyond?   Experts from the Forbes Real Estate Council recently presented their ideas on what …

Empty Rental Property: How To Make It Rent-able

An empty rental property isn’t the worst thing that can happen in your real estate business, but it’s far from ideal.

Five Ways to Build a Long-term Real Estate Investment Strategy

Many view real estate investing as a short-term game. Fix-and-flip investing, in particular, can seem like an opportunity to get in, make some money, and get out.