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House #24 – SOLD

3-Year Recap!

August 12, 2011

This weekend marks three years since we purchased our very first rehab property, so I thought I would spend a bit of time recapping what we’ve accomplished in the first three years, along with some of the statistics and interesting tidbits of our journey. Here’s a quick recap of our accomplishments: 24 Houses Purchased & […]

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House #24: Final Analysis

July 1, 2011

We closed on The Wrong House today… (see all the financial results below) This was a wholesale deal (which I bought it and sold it to another investor for a small markup without doing much of any rehab work). We got our first offer on this house last month, and we agreed to give the […]

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House #24: Second Contract

June 28, 2011

Yesterday, I posted about how we just put The Wrong House back on the market after a failed contract, and about an hour after I put up that post, we received another offer. We countered and had an accepted contract about an hour later… The investors apparently hadn’t seen the property at the time they […]

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House #24: Back on the Market

June 27, 2011

We were supposed to close on The Wrong House last week, but it didn’t end up happening…it’s an interesting story, and I still am not sure exactly what happened… While we were pretty adamant that we wanted a cash buyer, we found an investor (who was also a licensed real estate agent) who offered to […]

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House #24: First Contract

June 1, 2011

We’ve had a tremendous amount of traffic through The Wrong House the past two weeks, we’ve gotten several offers, and as of a few days ago, we officially have the property under contract… We received offers from both owner occupants and investors, and while we likely could have netted a few thousand dollars more with […]

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House #24: More Info

May 18, 2011

We closed on The Wrong House last week, and after giving it a fresh coat of interior paint to make it move-in ready (or rent ready), we’ve listed it for sale… Here are some pictures (before the painting): The Wrong House This one is currently being marketed to investors, both through the MLS, on Craigslist […]

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House #24: The Wrong House

May 3, 2011

We have verbal acceptance on our next house — House #24 — and we expect to have it formally under contract in the next day or so. It’s actually pretty amusing how we ended up with this house… It’s on a small street of about 10 houses that we drive past all the time. The […]

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