Use these challenging times as an opportunity to learn and prepare for the upcoming economic shift in our real estate market & economy!
My First Flip Case Study
Learn about my very first flip that I bought during the Last Recession and how I used the House Flipping Spreadsheet to Analyze the Deal & Estimate the Rehab Costs, so I didn't overpay for the property!
I joined BiggerPockets way back in 2010 during the last recession and the BP community was instrumental in helping me learn about real estate investing and gain the confidence to buy my first flip! (see above)
*Note: We are not affiliated with BP, I am just a community member & fan of their service.
Best Books on Real Estate & Flipping Houses
J Scott's The Book on Flipping Houses & The Book on Estimating Rehab Costs are a must-read for any aspiring house flipper. These 2 books were instrumental in helping me get started and help me gain the confidence I needed to start making offers on properties & eventually buy my first house flip!
J's latest book, Recession Proof Real Estate Investing is a must read for today's uncertain times for how to prepare for the coming economic shift in the real estate market.
Recession Proof Real Estate Investing
In Recession Proof Real Estate Investing accomplished house flipper J Scott discusses economic cycles and how you can prepare for the next recession.
The Book on Flipping Houses is one of the most comprehensive books on flipping houses. Expert house flipper J Scott provides an easy-to-follow, step-by-step blueprint on how to flip houses from start to finish. The book provides details how to identify the best markets for flipping, how to analyze deals, create scopes of work, hire and manage contractors and sell your flip for top dollar. This book is must-read for complete newbies or seasoned pros looking to build a successful house flipping business!
One of the biggest problems new house flippers struggle with is accurately estimating rehab costs for their rehab projects. Expert house flipper J Scott discusses the fundamentals of budgeting and pricing rehab costs and reveals the steps, tips, and tricks he uses to accurately estimate costs for 25 common trade categories and hundreds of repairs. The Book on Estimating Rehab costs is a must-read book for new rehabbers that struggle estimating rehab costs for their rehab projects.
The Book on Negotiating Real Estate reveals the strategies for buying and selling real estate, and discusses dozens of true-life stories that highlight how strong negotiation can result in more profitable rehab deals.