I spent a very fast and furious week updating the Airbnb. My list of things I want to do to the house is a mile long, my budget, however, is blown. So I just did minimal updates and cleaning, and after a week of long days & nights, it's ready to go! I just love the charming feel of the ... Read More about Welcome to the Airbnb [AFTER]
Here's a fun fact: I've bought and sold over $2 million in real estate...all of that in flip houses. I assist buyers and sellers in real estate all the time. Buying a house to me is like buying toilet paper for most other people. But, I've never bought a house to KEEP as a vacation rental until ... Read More about Why Buying a Vacation Rental Property was Scarier Than House Flipping
If you read my Flipping Sabbatical post, it comes as no surprise to you that I'm laying down my hammer for a while and delving into the world of vacation rentals. I'm always up for a new challenge and adventure-- especially in real estate investing. And for where I'm at in life right now, the Airbnb ... Read More about Welcome to the Airbnb House [BEFORE]
Unless you're living under a rock or you've ignored my posts regarding the current real estate market, you know that it's a seller's market. An intense seller's market. There is an extreme demand with minimal (at best) supply. When the supply is far less than the demand, the value skyrockets. Homes, ... Read More about Should You Pay Over Appraisal Value For a Home?
Remember that floral wallpaper that was all over your grandma's house? And all those hours and days spent peeling it off years later? And it made us swear off wallpaper forever, right? Flip 2 made me swear I'd never buy into the wallpaper trend. There was SO much (ugly) wallpaper in that ... Read More about Review of Peel & Stick Wallpaper