FLIP provides a detailed, step-by-step process to analyse each investment, identify the best improvements, accurately estimate the costs and intelligently oversee the construction. It takes out all the guess work and almost all of the risk.
Based on their involvement in over a 1,000 flips, Rick Villani and Clay Davis walk you through the proven five-stage model for successfully flipping a house:
FIND: How to select ideal neighborhoods, attract sellers, and find houses with investment potential.
- ANALYZE: Identify which improvements to make and analyze the profit potential of any house
- BUY: How to arrange financing, present the offer, and close on the purchase
- FIX: A 50-step, easy-to-follow plan for fixing up houses that keeps you on time, in budget and assures top quality
- SELL: How to add finishing touches to quickly sell for maximum profit
Woven through the book is an entertaining narrative that follows the flipping adventures of Samantha, Ed, Bill, Nancy, Amy and Mitch as they find, buy, fix and sell their first investment houses. With all this plus the experience of over a thousand flips condensed into one book, FLIP
gives new investors the tools they need to avoid common pitfalls, make a profit, and enjoy the process of house flipping.
About the Authors
Rick Villani and Clay Davis are senior executives at HomeFixers, North America's leading real estate rehab franchise. HomeFixers has been involved in more than 1,000 flips nationwide.
Here's what industry experts are saying about FLIP:
'Read this book before you flip that house. FLIP is an indispensable step-by-step guide to flipping houses that you will refer to again and again.' Carlos Ortiz, Executive Producer, FLIP That House (TLC's most popular real estate TV show)
'At HomeVestors, we're in the business of buying and selling homes for profit and I can attest that there are few, if any, who can rival Rick's and Clay's expertise when it comes to fixing up houses for profit. This book is a must-read for any investor.' Dr. John Hayes, President and CEO of HomeVestors of America (the largest homebuyer in America)
Series: Real Estate
Number Of Pages: 416
Published: 19th December 2006
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.1 x 17.7
Weight (kg): 0.62
Edition Number: 1