The profits that a rehab project can bring in are most of the time much higher compared to other exit strategies like assignments and wholesale deals. With this higher profit comes higher risk and we don’t recommend diving into a heavy rehab project when you’re just starting out.
We’ve selected the top 13 shows over rehabbing that truly highlight the ins-and-outs of rehabbing. These experts are at the top of the game and they are must-watch episodes!
Heavy Rehabbing and Adding Space w/ Koko Kelejian
As the market tightens, many real estate investors are forced to carve our new profitable niches. Koko Kelejian has evolved from minor rehabs to much heavier projects, including adding square footage and major rebuilds. This is a particularly interesting strategy in markets and neighborhoods where the dollar per square foot for homes is significantly more than the cost to add on new space. Check out this FlipNerd Expert shows to learn more.
Successfully Rehabbing Properties w/ Brian Meidam
Brian Meidam joins us on FlipNerd.com today to discuss his model for maximizing his profit when rehabbing houses, as well his operational approach to be able to execute multiple rehab projects at a time. If you’re new to rehabbing, you may be surprised to know that it’s actually pretty easy. That is, if you find good, honest contractors and build a systematic approach to the rehabbing and sales process. We also discuss the importance of pricing, and how a property that doesn’t sell within a couple weeks is an indication that you’re simply priced too high. Quality and price are the two main levers of success that rehabbers have. Check out this episode of the FlipNerd.com Flip Show to learn more.
Rehabbing and Raising Money w/ David Painter
As a rehabber, over time you learn little tricks. How to save money on materials. How to spend a little extra on upgrades that will wow buyers, and how to build a powerful team around you to help you achieve your goals. David Painter, veteran investor and President of Kansas City Investment Group shares his knowledge and experience in this episode of not only how to improve your rehab business, but where to look for money to help you do more rehabs. There are some great nuggets in this episode of the FlipNerd.com Flip Show!
High End Rehabbing w/ Gina Michelle
This is episode #348, and my guest is Gina Michelle. Today we’re going to talk about high end rehabs, which Gina is an expert at….rehabbing houses up to $2M in Los Angeles. We’re going to talk about how high end rehabs are different, the importance of design, picking the right crews, and something near and dear to Gina’s heart…the selling process.
How to Work with Contractors w/ Ron Carlson
This is episode #313, and my guest today is….Ron Carlson, Founder of “Renovation Gurus”. Ron started a general contracting business after struggling as an investor to find good, reliable contractors.
Maximize Your Rehab Profits w/ Jordan Fisher
Many real estate investors treat their rehabs as ‘one size fits all’. It makes sense from an operational efficiency standpoint, but each rehab deal needs careful consideration to make sure you’re maximizing your profit. It’s more common sense than rocket science, and Jordan Fisher joins us on this episode of the FlipNerd.com Expert Interview show to show us how to maximize your rehab profits. Check it out!
Estimating Rehab Costs and Working w/ Subcontractors with Lex Levinrad
In the classroom today, Lex Levinrad elaborates on how to get estimated costs on your next rehab deal and how to handle contractors.
Coverages for Vacant, Occupied, and Rehabbing Homes w/ Tim Norris
Tim Norris explains the need to have different coverage for different home statuses.
12 Things to Consider Before You Hire a Contractor w/ Ron Carlson
Today, Ron Carlson goes over what you need to think about before you hire a contractor.
Empowering Your Contractor w/ Holly McKhann
Holly McKhann chats with us today about how she has gotten her contractor to take the initiative to take control over some of the management type tasks (if the contractor isn’t a true general contractor). By helping contact and schedule subcontractors, it allows her to focus on more important aspects of the business.
Planning for the Unexpected with Rehabs w/ Kelly Mcdonald
Kelly McDonald talks with us today about how important it is to plan for the unexpected with your rehabs. You need to know a solution for problems that arise during the project so that you can get the deal completed.
Residential Assisted Living Homes: The Ultimate Flip w/ Gene Guarino
Gene Guarino talks with us today about how flipping a home into a residential assisted living home can bring you more money.
To Flip or Not to Flip w/ Brian Meara
Brian Meara teaches us today how to determine the best course of action for short sales.
There’s always more to learn and as soon as you stop learning, you fail. In addition to the above videos, be sure to check out our other Expert Interview Shows and REI Classrooms for more real estate investing lessons!