Flipping Fixer Upper Homes

How To Maximize Location When Renting A Studio Apartment

In the real estate industry, it's said that location is everything. When selecting a studio apartment, it really is. The location of a studio apartment can significantly impact how small or large it feels -- without changing the square footage or floor plan. If you're comparing studio apartments, here's how to find one that's situated so that your space seem bigger than it really is. Look for Studio Apartments Near Grocery Stores Read More 

3 Tips For Storing Your Motorcycle In An Enclosed Trailer For The Winter

As winter months approach, it's time to put your motorcycle away in storage until the weather warms up. If you don't have enough room in your garage or indoors, you'll find that your motorcycle will be a lot safer when stored in enclosed motorcycle trailers rather than exposed to the elements outdoors. Here are 3 tips for storing your motorcycle that will keep it looking and driving like new come warmer months. Read More 

How To Increase Your Chances Of Buying A House That Is Already Pending A Sale

You've been trawling the sales listings for properties in your dream hometown for months now, and you've finally spotted the perfect place -- except it's listed as being pending a sale already. While there's a good chance the home is already beyond your reach, you still have a few options for possibly snagging the property despite the other interested buyer. Understanding the pending process inside and out increases your chances of snagging a hot property for sale in your area that already has a potential buyer. Read More 

5 Tips For Picking The Perfect Plot Of Land For A Solar Farm

Instead of negotiating a tricky lease with a landowner to get your first solar farm off the ground, consider buying your own multiple-acre plot for longer returns on your investment. Before rushing out to buy the first plot you find with a southern exposure, find out what to look for so that low prices don't tempt you to pick land inappropriate for your needs. Discover five crucial land features necessary for building a profitable solar farm. Read More 

5 Automated Landlord Forms That Can Save Time & Money

Renting out property comes with a lot of paperwork, requests, and property management. If things are not properly organized, all of the extra work can become a lot more hassle than you intended. Instead of doing everything manually, property management software can automate a lot of different tasks. As a landlord, there are five different digital and printed documents that you can have automated through software. The documents will help save both time and money with your property management. 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.