Both first time and experience home flippers, can find useful information on the internet, but where to look? If you start with a search engine, who knows where you will end up? Go ahead and try it. Type in "house flipping" and see what happens. Something like thirty-three million results. How do you sift through all that? For those who are seeking advice, tips, and tricks for the do-it-yourself home flip, here are three of the best house flipping blogs to lend you a helping hand.
The title says it all. This blog, by self-taught house flipping guru Mike LaCava, is for those who want to learn or refresh their knowledge about house flipping. The author has made this a user-friendly blog, complete with a list of his top articles and a search button for more in-depth research, as needed. A house flipping kit that helps to walk you through your flip covering everything from the mindset of a house flipper to the end game is also available here. This site is bookmark worthy.
This blog, by broker/agent Jane Nicoletti, while geared toward the first time home flipper, is still a great tool for those with a little more experience. The blog is beautifully set up by incorporating easy to follow buttons conveniently labeled 'Buying', 'Selling', 'Rehabbing' and 'Funding'. Plus the author takes the time to show her own mistakes which helps first time home flippers avoid the same mistakes.
While not strictly a blog, this site helps the hands-on individual who likes to do all the repairs. Their collection of advice and knowledge covers everything inside and outside of the house. But it’s about more than just how to change the faucet on the sink. This site also offers advice on why things go wrong, how to prevent accidents, and what to look for when purchasing. The nice thing about this site is that you can ask the experts a question just by filling out a small form. Plus, with more than 35 years of experience fixing houses on TV, how can you possible go wrong having this team in your computer?
Between the search engines and opinion websites, there is a lot of information to sift through, but you don’t have to go it alone. These three blog sites will help take the clutter out of your computer so you can get to the fun part. If you’re looking for more information on starting your flipping project, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Make us a valuable member of your team.