How to Buy a Short Sale or Foreclosure in Upstate

X marks the spot, and jumping on the main highway of online listings will not deliver the short sales and foreclosures Upstate real estate investors seek. Unlike foreclosures, short sales are voluntary and generally are in move-in condition, usually still occupied. Short sales are, in essence, the last-ditch effort of sellers to avoid entering into … Continued

5 Tips for a Successful Property Flip in Upstate

While flipping is a great way to make a quick profit, this endeavor requires realistic expectations and well-laid-out plans for every step of the process in advance. All too often, wide-eyed first-time buyers entering the fix and flip market are excited by television shows that make the process appear quick and easy.  While it is … Continued

5 Costs to Expect When Flipping Houses in Upstate

Flipping is an exciting opportunity to quickly turn a distressed property into profit and attracts many new real estate investors seeking fast cash. While all too often wide-eyed and inexperienced investors watch television shows, the process appears to be much easier than the harsh reality. Just remember it is never a bad idea to get … Continued