Flipping Fixer Upper Homes

Benefits Of Painting Your House Before Selling It

There are many ways to stage a home when you are planning on selling it, but one of the best options you have is to give the entire home a fresh coat of paint. Painting is not an overly expensive task to do, especially if you do it yourself, but it can offer a lot of benefits. Here are some of the benefits painting your house may have when you are preparing to sell it. Read More 

Two Common Reasons Homebuyers Back Out Of Sales

After weeks of hard work and waiting, you finally get an offer on your home. While it may be tempting to breathe a sigh of relief, you actually need to stay on guard, because it's not unusual for buyers to back out of home sales at the last minute. Here are two reasons why this occurs, and what you can do about it. The Inspection Turned Up Something Unsavory To get an idea of the home's condition, the buyer will commission a home inspector to look over the property and determine if there are any major or undisclosed issues. Read More 

Buying Property

There is no doubt that there can be a significant return on investment when it comes to real estate. The value in real estate is most definitely there, but sometimes it can be overwhelming to try and actually purchase any really good real estate. If you are wanting to buy condos to rent out, or if you are trying to buy a home, then things can get a little complicated. When considering if you want to buy real estate for sale, there are a few different things that you can do that will make the process go much more smoothly. Read More 

Why You Should Get An HVAC Inspection Before Buying A House

As you draw closer to the day you will purchase and close on a house, you may want to start evaluating the types of inspections you will want to get on the house you choose to buy. There are multiple types of inspections you could choose, and the purpose of these is to find out what the condition of a certain part of the home is like. One option you have with home inspections is an HVAC inspection, and here are three things to know about this. Read More 

Tips For Finding A Handicap-Accessible Apartment To Rent

If you are wheel-chair bound and are looking for an apartment to rent, you should specifically ask property managers if they have handicap-accessible apartments for rent. While this is something you may find with some buildings, there are also a lot of apartments for rent that are not handicap-accessible. If you cannot find one that is suitable as-is, here are some tips to help you find real estate that will work with your lifestyle. Read More 

About Me

Flipping Fixer Upper Homes

There is a lot of interest in flipping fixer upper homes, thanks in part to the various reality shows involving the subject that you can watch on TV. However, what you see on TV isn't always the reality of this type of work. My name is Mark Chavez and I have worked flipping fixer upper homes for over a decade now. While I love the work, there isn't always as much profit as they show on television and not every flip is successful. I decided to create this website to talk about the pros, cons and truths surrounding this industry. If you have been thinking about buying a home to flip, I hope my website educates you so you have a real idea as to what you can expect.