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Top Resources for Fix and Flips in Baltimore, MD

There’s a lot that goes into a home you purchase to fix and flip in Baltimore, MD — it’s more than just slapping on a fresh coat of paint. You need to know where to buy, what price to sell at, where to get your supplies, contractors to call for...

Everything You Need to Know about Renovation Permits in Baltimore, MD

Renovating your Baltimore investment property can do wonders for its aesthetic appeal, not to mention its value. And thankfully, most of the small things don’t require any sort of permit. You can paint, install new cabinetry, do minor electrical...

4 Books Every Fix and Flip Investor Must Read in 2018

The easiest way to learn something new is often to pick up a book and read about it - fix and flip investing is no different.

Which Renovations Should You Handle Yourself and Which to Leave to the Pros

One of the most tempting things to do during a fix and flip is to short-circuit the contractor process by taking care of renovations yourself. The problem is, this can end up costing you time and money - and if the job is big enough, it might...

Want to Minimize Costs on a Fix and Flip? Materials Matter.

Fix and flip investing is all about minimizing your costs wherever possible - after all, every dollar you save during the renovation process is another dollar in your pocket when all is said and done.

3 Hottest Renovations for Fix and Flip Properties

If you’re planning a fix and flip investment in the near future, you already know that your success (and your profit) will depend on which renovations you choose to undertake.

Ask Melissa: Where Do I Start When Renovating a Fix and Flip?

Hi there! I'm Melissa Lynch, Portfolio Manager here at Walnut Street Finance. As you may know, we're answering commonly asked questions on our blog. Chip Sher has weighed in on a few already, and today, I'm going to share a few tips with you...

Here's Why Bad Credit Won't Keep You From Getting Funding for Your Fix and Flip

We see it all the time: A prospective borrower with a brilliant plan is interested in an investment property for a fix and flip - but at the crucial moment, their plans are dashed by a less-than-perfect credit score. Why? Because bad credit is...

Finding the Right Financing for Your Next Fix and Flip

When you’re considering a fix and flip investment, success can often be dependent on acquiring financing that is structured to meet your project’s specific needs and goals.

4 Tips to Selling Your Fix and Flip

Sometimes, the hardest part of fix and flip investing isn’t the work you put into the house - it’s finding an actual buyer. To make this a little easier, we’ve put together this handy guide of the four easiest ways to make your fix and flip...