Walnut Street Finance Blog

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Fix and Flip Real Case Study - A Historic Home

Historic Fix and Flip Brings New Glory to an Old Beauty

Here’s the story of a Walnut Street Finance fix and flip team that converted a historic home in Maryland from a dive to a total gem. The results and benefits brought them out on top. Just...

Hot Fix & Flip Markets for 2020

Top Markets for Fix & Flip Investors

One of the biggest elements affecting real estate investment profitability is location, location, location. Luckily, there is no shortage of fix & flip markets that are hot for 2020.

Fix and Flip Reality- So Much Better Than HGTV! Here's a real story...

Real Fix and Flip Before

Do you love watching shows like Fixer Upper and Flip or Flop? Watching the months of labor sped up over a 45-minute episode to reveal a gorgeous house is so satisfying. But as any flipper knows, there is a lot of elbow...

2020 Real Estate Forecast

Let's look forward into the 2020 Real Estate Market and see what we can see. Meteorologists have the thankless task of predicting whether we should grab an umbrella or sunglasses as we dash out the door. But they don’t have crystal balls, so you...

Having Trouble Finding Properties to Fix and Flip? Try a Wholesaler!

Trouble finding properties? You are not alone. When the housing inventory is low and competition is high, it is a real challenge! We hear about investors ready for a project, but just can't find the right property.

Understanding Economic Cycles for Real Estate Investing

Experienced real estate investors often come to believe they have a solid understanding of economic cycles — and that they know where they are in the present cycle. You see this as they share thoughts and experiences to explain what made their...

Micro Flipping - Here’s the Scoop

The term micro flipping has been popping up recently, and many real estate investors are asking what it is all about. Simply stated, micro flipping refers to buying and selling homes quickly using technology and data without doing any rehab...

Beat Up from the MeetUp? How to Get the Most Out of Real Estate Investment Meetups

MeetUps are an amazing trend, particularly in Real Estate Investments. There are well over 6,000 MeetUps about Real Estate Investors just on Meetup.com alone. In case you are new to the topic, MeetUps are local group meetings that revolve around...

Strong June Jobs Report, but Housing Affordability Remains an Issue

More than 200,000 people were added to nonfarm payrolls and hourly wages ticked up slightly in June, according to the Department of Labor jobs report for the month.

Top 12 Markets For House Flippers In 2019

When it comes to house flipping, the market waxes and wanes, just like everything else in the real estate world. At the beginning of 2019, the market was still fairly risky, but there are some places where house flipping can still be a lucrative...