12 05, 2019

Tips for Managing Contractors When You Flip a House

2019-06-12T09:15:10-04:00May 12th, 2019|Categories: Hard Money|Tags: , |

Are you ready to flip houses for handsome profits? It's imperative for you to hire experienced contractors for your rehab projects. However, you must manage the contractors throughout the entire process. Here are several simple tips that will help you manage your contractor with ease. Tips for Managing Contractors When You Flip a House When you're managing contractors because you're flipping a house, these are the essentials: Establish open lines of communication Be professional Check in frequently Use itemized lists Watch your budget Establish an Open Line of Communication It's vital for you to have an open line of communication

18 02, 2019

Five Ways To Get The Best Work From Your Contractors

2019-02-18T14:23:08-05:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: Flipping, Hard Money, Home Improvements, Home Upgrades, Investment Properties, Short Sales, Working With Contractors|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Do you want to get the best possible work out of your contractor? Some contractors have outstanding work habits, but let's face it, not all of them do. Some contractors need a bit more incentive to give you their best work. Here are five ways to make sure you get the best possible work from your contractors. Get The Best Possible Work From A Contractor Meet with your contractor once a day. Make sure you step foot on the job site at least once a day. That creates a kind of accountability. This is when you can get a progress

7 11, 2017

Should You Work With Subcontractors?

2017-11-07T13:00:36-05:00November 7th, 2017|Categories: Hard Money|Tags: , , , |

If you’re going to fix and flip houses for a living – whether you’ve done one or two or you’re just thinking about getting started, there are plenty of ways to make the process more profitable (and easier, too). One of them is to avoid working with subcontractors and work only with general contractors. While this won’t work in every situation, and it may not be the right choice for you, there’s certainly a case for working only with general contractors. Why Should You Work Only With General Contractors? When you put more variables into a math equation, it becomes

30 01, 2017

What Do Millennials Want in a Home?

2017-01-30T10:00:41-05:00January 30th, 2017|Categories: Hard Money, Selling|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you’re investing in real estate, you know you need to have what buyers want. But millennial homebuyers want different things than older homebuyers do – and your market research will tell you who’s more likely to be looking for a home in the neighborhood you’re investing in. So what do millennials want in a home? Because we’re a hard money lender in Atlanta, we have a unique perspective… and in-depth knowledge of what younger buyers want. What Millennials Want in a Home First things first: millennials want a turn-key home that doesn’t require much work, according to Bankrate. Like

12 01, 2017

Flip a House in Atlanta: Is it as Easy as it Looks on TV?

2017-01-12T10:00:31-05:00January 12th, 2017|Categories: Business, Flipping|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Is flipping a house as easy as it looks on TV? No. But it’s extremely rewarding… and if you play your cards right (read: you’re smart about it), you can turn a great profit when you flip a house in Atlanta. Flipping a House on TV vs. Flipping a House in the Real World Sure, flipping houses on television looks fast and easy. You buy the house, fix it up, and buyers will be lined up at the front door waiting to hand you stacks of cash. Right? Not exactly. If you want to flip a house in Atlanta, you