Why Do You Want to Fix and Flip Houses?

Why Do You Want to Fix and Flip Houses?

No, really. Why do you want to fix and flip houses? Is it because you saw a reality show and decided “Hey, that looks easy, I can do that”? Or perhaps there’s a vacant house on your street badly in need of repair. You think to yourself “if only I could find the owner...
Projected vs. Real Profits when Flipping Houses

Projected vs. Real Profits when Flipping Houses

If you read my posts for BiggerPockets.com then you already know my distaste for reality shows about fixing and flipping houses (see Property Wars Distorted View of Reality). More recently the Arizona Republic interviewed me for an article about the same subject and I...

Fixing and Flipping in Phoenix

There are all kinds of investors in Phoenix. Wholesalers. Fix and Flippers. Buy and holders. Big. Small. Mom and Pop. Beginners. Experts. Successes. And failures. They buy short sales and bank-owned homes off the Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service. They buy at...