6 Signs of a Property Flipping Disaster

Christina El MoussaFlipping Houses0 Comments

There's a lot more to consider when it comes to flipping houses than you think! Keep these 6 signs of a flipping disaster in mind when looking for a house.

Many new real estate investors assume that flipping houses is simply a matter of purchasing a fixer-upper, remodeling and re-selling it (I know Tarek and I thought that when we first started!). But we have learned over the years that there is a lot more to consider when flipping houses, at least if you want to be successful at it. … Read More

3 Remodeling Disasters That You Can Learn From

Tarek El MoussaRehabbing0 Comments

If you’ve been fixing and flipping houses for a little while now—or if you have any experience with remodeling a home at all—you probably already know that no job ever goes completely as planned. Sometimes small things get overlooked, the wrong materials get ordered, measurements are wrong, and all kinds of other things go awry, but if you’re just a … Read More

Do I Need a Business License to Begin Flipping Houses?

Tarek El MoussaFAQs0 Comments

While a business license for house flipping isn't always necessary, you will need to get one if you decide to get serious with house flipping.

A lot of new house flippers tend to be confused about business licenses, but for good reason. The world of business can be overwhelming, especially when you aren’t sure what direction you are supposed to be going in. Consider this. Are you planning on flipping one or two houses a year while still holding on to your full-time job? Or … Read More

Will I Need to Quit My Job in Order to Begin Flipping Houses?

Christina El MoussaFAQs0 Comments

While it may seem impossible, flipping houses with a full-time job is easier than it seems and you don't have to lose your sanity!

Investing in real estate when you have a full-time job may sound like quite the feat by itself, but top that off with family, friends and hobbies and you may be wondering how balancing everything is even possible without pulling your hair out. Tarek and I were full-time real estate agents before we stared flipping, which meant we didn’t have … Read More

How to Pitch an Ugly Flip to an Investor

Tarek El MoussaBlog, Budgeting, Marketing, Real Estate Business, Real Estate Investing0 Comments

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To me, finding funding for your flip houses is one of the most interesting challenges in the house flipping business. If you’re an entrepreneur in any other business, when you approach investors with a pitch, you’ll show them a product or service, and you’ll be able to tell them exactly what it’s going to look like and how it’s going to … Read More