Remodeling a Bathroom on a Budget

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When you’re remodeling a bathroom in your first property flip, here are some tips for staying on budget. Before you start remodeling a bathroom, keep in mind that this isn’t going to be your home. You’re going to either flip it to a new buyer or you may be renting it out. So you want … Read more






Tips for Buying a House in ANY Market

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That’s our house in the feature photo! And these are our tips for buying a house! First a disclosure – I’m not a realtor or banker. I’m a homeowner. And I’m in the beginning stages of learning about real estate investing. But by following these tips for buying a house, especially for first-time home buyers, … Read more






Kitchen Renovation Ideas

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If you’re working on a rehab with an old or virtually destroyed kitchen, you might be looking for some kitchen renovation ideas. A lot of real estate investors pick up cheap houses to flip or to buy and hold for rental income. And one of the first rooms to get a makeover might just be … Read more






DIY Carpet Cleaning Tips

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Whether you’re rehabbing an investment property or your own house, you may have some carpeting that’s gotten a bit dirty. We have some DIY carpet cleaning tips for you to get your carpeting looking great again. For the investor, knowing how to clean carpets can save you a good bit of money on your renovation … Read more






Chimney and Fireplace Maintenance

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Whether you bought your first home as your primary residence or an investment property, if that house has a fireplace, you’re going to need chimney and fireplace maintenance. That means inspecting the fireplace and chimney for potential hazards and possibly hiring a chimney sweep. It really doesn’t matter what type of fireplace it is, gas, … Read more






First Time Home Buyer Tips

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Buying your first home is very exciting – no more renting, you are now paying and investing in yourself by paying your mortgage. But these first time home buyer tips can help you from getting too carried away and forgetting some important issues in the home buying process. A Home Inspection Checklist First of all, … Read more