What HGTV Doesn’t Tell You About Flipping Houses

~ THIS!! ~ What HGTV Doesn’t Tell You About Flipping Houses (Image credit: Natalie Jeffcott) So you want to make a cool $100,000? Popular HGTV shows lead you to believe the secret to getting rich quick is to start flipping houses. From Chip and Joanna Gaines, to Tarek and Christina El Moussa, there are plenty … Continue reading What HGTV Doesn’t Tell You About Flipping Houses

CA’s most profitable ‘flipper’ neighborhoods

California’s most profitable neighborhoods for flippers May 30, 2016 Home flippers made more money in 2015 than any year before, averaging just over $100,000 in profit upon the resale. In California, the average profit was even higher, according to a recent report by online brokerage, Redfin. Redfin defines flippers as those who buy homes at … Continue reading CA’s most profitable ‘flipper’ neighborhoods

Best Cities to flip homes

The best cities to flip homes in the US It’s a good time to be in the house flipping business.   By Mandi Woodruff 4/26/16 . Source: RealtyTrac It’s a good time to be in the house flipping business. Over 110,000 investors flipped at least one home — selling a property within 12 months of … Continue reading Best Cities to flip homes

FHA is set to return to anti-house-flipping restrictions

From LATimes.com 10/19/14 Can you still do a short-term house flip using federally insured, low-down payment mortgage money? That's an important question for buyers, sellers, investors and realty agents who've taken part in a nationwide wave of renovations and quick resales using Federal Housing Administration-backed loans during the last four years. The answer is yes: … Continue reading FHA is set to return to anti-house-flipping restrictions