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Fix When it's Cold, Sell When it's Hot!

Selling or Investing in Appleton Real Estate? Fix it when it's cold to sell it when it's hot!

Selling Your House in the winter in Appleton, Little Chute, Green Bay, and the Fox Valley can be a tough proposition because of the cold weather.  Everything always seems to look brighter with a yard full of green grass, trees in bloom, and singing birds circling the place. (Of course, if you are ready to sell, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try, there's LOW inventory and the buyers are starting to shop!)  But the fact is, once spring has sprung, the homebuyers start coming out of the woodwork to look for a new home- so you need to be ready!

My point?  Getting ready for spring sales by doing winter improvements is something you should be thinking about if you are in the market to sell your home.  And if you are an investor and interested in buying and selling homes for profit, winter is prime time for you to finish your rehab before top selling season. Here’s a few tips to help you out:

"What is My House Worth" Part 2

"What is My House Worth" Part 2

There's a difference between actual value and perceived value - but it's a fine line that can be pretty close. Here's how you can add to the perceived value of your home - thereby adding actual value as well! It may require a small investment, but it can pay off big.

"What is My House Worth" Part 1 - How to Add Value to Your Home

"What is My House Worth" Part 1 - How to Add Value to Your Home

"What is my house worth?"  That's one of the questions I hear often as a realtor, real estate investor, and real estate coach.  Sometimes there is an easy answer to this question, and sometimes it's not so cut and dry.  There are a myriad of factors that contribute to this.  

Wholesaling Houses: What's the deal?

Wholesaling Houses: What's the deal?

As an Appleton-area Realtor, real estate investor, real estate coach, and founder of the Appleton REIA (Real Estate Investor's Association), I answer tons of questions about a myriad of topics relating to investing.  And one of the most common is: "Should I get into wholesaling homes, or should I start flipping?"  

Flipping Houses: How does it work?

Flipping Houses: How does it work?

IN APPLETON, GREEN BAY, THE FOX VALLEY, OR IN ANY AREA OF THE U.S., YOU CAN MAKE MONEY "FLIPPING" HOUSES.

Good.  Now that we've gotten that out of the way the fact that you "can" make money flipping houses in this day and age,  let's talk about how it actually works.