27 08, 2021

Should You Wait Until Winter to Flip a House?

2021-08-11T19:54:10-04:00August 27th, 2021|Categories: Flipping|Tags: , , |

If you’re like many investors, you know that you need to strike while the iron is hot – but is it sometimes wiser to wait until winter to flip a house? This guide explains why it may be in your best interest to do so. Should You Wait Until Winter to Flip a House? Conventional wisdom says that the real estate market heats up during summer – more people are buying and selling at that time. There are more homes available, and it’s more convenient for people to purchase and move during the warmer (and out-of-school) months. But does that

22 02, 2021

The Pros and Cons of Having a Heated Driveway

2021-02-18T19:34:05-05:00February 22nd, 2021|Categories: Home Improvements, Home Upgrades, Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Although the prospect of snow in southeastern states is less likely than in some other parts of the U.S., the southeast does experience a notable degree of winter weather. In fact, in December a nor’easter dropped ice across at least four cities in North Carolina. To spare your potential homeowner the hassle of having to sprinkle rock salt to melt ice and snow on their driveway, or having to scatter messy kitty litter for traction on slick surfaces, consider a radiant heating system for your driveway. Before investing in a radiant heating system for your flip, though, it’s best to

16 02, 2021

2 Radiant Heating Systems to Warm Your Driveway and Floors

2021-02-18T19:26:00-05:00February 16th, 2021|Categories: Home Improvements, Home Upgrades, Remodeling Tips, Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , |

As a house flipper who operates primarily in southeastern portions of the country, where the prospect of snow is less likely than in other areas, you may not see the need to install heated driveways to melt snow and ice. But states in the southeast do experience wintry weather. For example, Raleigh, North Carolina averages 7.5 inches of snow a year, and Charlotte gets about 6.5 inches each winter. The town of Boone averages about 35 inches of snow annually. Just last year a mid-December nor’easter threatened states from North Carolina to Maine, dropping ice on many parts of the

17 11, 2016

Can You Fix-and-Flip During Winter? Absolutely!

2016-11-17T10:00:07-05:00November 17th, 2016|Categories: Business, Flipping, Hard Money, Hard Money Loans, Investments|Tags: , , , , , , |

As a real estate investor, you already know that fixing and flipping a home takes time. (If you’re a new investor, you’re probably wondering exactly how long it takes and what season is best for fixing and flipping). Traditionally, most home sales occur in the spring and summer months, but that doesn’t mean people aren't participating in the real estate market during the other two seasons. Can You Fix and Flip a Home During Winter? Instead of waiting until spring to buy, fix and flip a home. That'll give you a leg up on your fellow flippers--and you can do

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