Tarek and Christina Seminars at Success Path

“Flip or Flop” stars Tarek and Christina are known for their expertise in flipping houses for huge profits. Over the years, Tarek and Christina have gained a lot of experience, knowing what to do and what to avoid. Through Success Path, Tarek and Christina have created a seminar where anyone can learn the necessary skills to become a professional flipper. … Read More

What is the Difference Between Wholesaling and House Flipping?

Wholesaling and house flipping are drastically different from each other. The path you take will depend on your real estate investing goals.

A lot of people will tell you that you can dip your toes into real estate investing by starting out as a wholesaler. And, when you first look into it, it seems like a good idea. It’s a lot like flipping houses, but instead of doing all the rehab work and taking all the time to get the house in … Read More

4 Reasons You Should Be Going to Real Estate Networking Events

One of the best ways to kick-start your real estate investing career is by attending real estate networking events during the year.

As you probably already know, the real estate business is all about reputation and relationships. As you’ve started to grow your real estate investing business, you’ve created and built relationships with real estate agents, contractors, wholesalers, and others in the real estate investing industry. With each new person you meet, you get access to even more people in the business, … Read More

4 Tips for Becoming a Better Negotiator

Learning how to become a better negotiator will help you snag more deals and get the prices you want on properties, allowing you to make a good profit.

Where do you make your money when you flip houses? If you’ve been in the real estate investing business for a little while now, you already know that you make your money in house flipping when you buy your properties much more than when you sell them. When you buy a property, you already know about what it’ll be worth … Read More

6 Tips for Holiday Home Staging

Holiday home staging will make your flip more attractive to potential buyers, who won't want to leave when they step inside!

I love the Christmas season; the food, the family, the decorations. As great as the holidays are though, when it comes to real estate, this is considered the worst time of year to sell a home. But if you do decide to a sell a home this season, you’re in luck. Home buyers tend to be more serious around the … Read More

Invest or Save? What Should You Do with Your Nest Egg?

Determining whether you should invest or save your nest egg can be a difficult decision. Here's some tips for what you should do.

When Christina and I started flipping houses, we really didn’t have much in the way of savings. To get our real estate investing business off the ground, we started working with investing partners and private lenders. Just like you, we were looking for ways to invest in real estate with no money, so we put in the sweat equity while … Read More

3 Rehab Mistakes That Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time

These rehab mistakes may seem like a good idea at the time, but could end up costing you more time and money than you had planned for.

Over the years that Tarek and I have been running our house flipping business, we’ve learned quite a lot about what to avoid when rehabbing. In fact, I was thinking just the other day about how many mistakes we made on our first few house flips, especially when it came to rehabs.The thing about home renovation mistakes is that they almost … Read More

How I Prepare for the Holidays

It's officially time to prepare for the holidays (if you haven't already)! Don't feel overwhelmed this December, by following these tips!

Happy Thanksgiving! I can’t believe it’s that time of year again. The past year has been so busy and wonderful, and now it’s time to prepare for some celebrations. Tarek and I always enjoy the holidays. Here’s how we like to prepare! Finding Balance We don’t like to make too many commitments at this time of the year and risk feeling … Read More

Investing Mistakes That Are Eating Your Profit Margins

If you want to be successful and make every flip go farther, avoid making these investing mistakes that can eat your profit margins.

The path to real estate success is definitely filled with potholes and twists and turns. If you’ve been investing in real estate for a little while now, then you probably already know that house flipping in general is actually a lot simpler and easier than a lot of people think. If you can find a good deal on a distressed … Read More