House #11 – The Rundown & House #8 Sold

House #11 – The Rundown & House #8 Sold
Both House #8 and House #11 are both SOLD :)!!! Fittingly enough, we bought them 2 days apart from the same agent and sold them on the same, just over 5 months later. I have already posted pictures of House #8, but have posted very little about House #11. It is a townhouse unit quite...

What we got going on…

Sorry again for the lack of activity, I have been swamped with a couple other businesses I’m involved in and getting our existing properties into escrow. House #6: This house has been in escrow forever now, since March.  The buyer had credit issues that are now fixed, but the...

Appraisals Ain’t Easy!

Appraisals Ain’t Easy!
If you have been reading the blog you know that our market seems to have become busier.  It seems like everything out there, priced anywhere near market value has multiple offers.  Banks seem much more realistic with pricing and buyers seem much more motivated (and not afraid to...

House #8 – Multiple Offers

House #8 – Multiple Offers
Last update I mentioned House #8 had quite a bit of interest.  We have got a lot of non-agent calls off the sign and overall a lot of action on it.  I was surprised we had not received any offers yet. Friday afternoon, we got a call from an agent that she was faxing in an offer. ...

House #8 – Ready to be Listed

While I am busy putting all my paperwork together for tax time, I figured I would take a break and write a blog post. House #8 is finished today.  We are sure proud of how it turned out. Before After The outside of this house was pretty good and we did not end up changing very...

House #8 – Almost Finished

House #8 has gone along quite smoothly.  The market seems to have really dipped in this neighborhood, so I want to get it up on the market as fast as possible. We decided on a new style of cabinets as we did not love the ones we got for House #6. Carpet should go in Friday or Saturday...

Working… or hardly working?

I have not had time to post very much lately.  I wish I could say it was because I was off on vacation, but we have been swamped closing properties, getting permits and fixing what we got. House #3 – In Escrow (or Close) This house should be in escrow today at a solid above...

House #8 – The Easy Rehab

House #8 is one of the deals we are working on that is out of our normal property farm.  It is a bit of a higher end property compared to what we normally do, but still well under the areas median homes prices.  We have had it under contract for about three weeks now and we are...