Estimating ARV

April 15, 2014 · 0 comments

We just added a new article to our Education section:

Estimating After Repair Value (ARV)

If you’ve ever wanted to hone your skills at estimating resale values for your properties, this is a must read…

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Rehab Order of Operations

April 10, 2014

Ever wonder what the full order of tasks should look like for a typical renovation project? If so, check out the new article I’ve published in my Education section: REHAB ORDER OF OPERATIONS Any questions, let me know!              

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House #58: Ready to Rent

April 1, 2014

We’ve spent the past 8 weeks or so renovating The Town House, and while it was essentially complete about 2 weeks ago, it’s taken us a while to get the finishing touches completed (hardwood refinishing, cleaning). But, it’s now complete and ready to be marketed for rent. Here are the pictures post-rehab: The Town House: […]

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BP Podcast #63

March 27, 2014

Almost exactly a year ago I did my first BiggerPockets Podcast (#10), and since then, the BP Podcast has had over 1 million downloads and has grown to one of the most popular business and investing podcasts in the world. They asked me to come back again this year… This morning, BiggerPockets released Podcast #63, […]

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House #60: The City House

March 23, 2014

We closed on our latest house last week…here are some pictures: The City House: Before Pictures We had said we weren’t going to buy anything in Baltimore City, at least until we learned the neighborhoods a good bit better, but ultimately, this one came from a wholesaler we trusted, so we took he word that […]

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House #48: Second Contract

March 12, 2014

I posted a couple weeks ago about House #48 being taken off the market and then put back on, but we actually kept it off the market a couple extra weeks to do some additional punch-list work. We just put it back on the market this past weekend… Turns out our timing was good — […]

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House #59: Final Analysis

February 26, 2014

We closed on the sale of The Grandma House today… This was supposed to be our first rehab/flip in Maryland, but after we purchased it about 2 weeks ago, we realized that we were ridiculously busy with other stuff, and wouldn’t have time to start the rehab for a month or so. In the meantime, […]

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FREE 150+ Page eBook!!!

February 23, 2014

It’s been almost a year since I released my two books: The Book on Flipping Houses and The Book on Estimating Rehab Costs. The response has been tremendous (two of the highest ranking books on Amazon in the Real Estate category), and one of the most common requests I’ve gotten in the past year has […]

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House #59: Officially Ours

February 17, 2014

We closed on The Grandma House early last week… We made a big mistake on this closing — we didn’t verify that the seller had removed all their stuff prior to signing the closing paperwork. The day before closing, I asked the title company if I could come in and sign the paperwork early (I […]

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House #48: Back on Market

February 16, 2014

House #48 was under contract to sell about six weeks ago, and was scheduled to close at the beginning of January. Unfortunately, about a week prior to closing, we had a burst pipe in an upstairs bathroom (this was when temps were around -10 degrees in the area and the house was vacant). There was […]

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