Here's Why you Should Consider a Fixer-upper

Have you ever thought about taking on a fixer-upper? Or maybe even HOW you could make that work? While the idea of buying a home that needs some work can seem daunting, there are many reasons why you may want to consider a fixer-upper.

Of course, taking on a fixer-upper is a significant undertaking that requires time, effort, and financial investment. However, with the right attitude and a willingness to embrace the challenge, it can be the perfect opportunity to create your dream home and build equity along the way!

Read to learn more about why a fixer-upper might be the perfect choice for you. 

  • LESS COMPETITION
Fewer buyers often mean fewer bidding wars, which might get you better terms and maybe even some seller’s assistance!
  • INSTANT EQUITY

As you make updates, you’re not just creating a “home” but also adding value and, therefore, equity. If you're handy or enjoy DIY projects, a fixer-upper allows you to put your skills to use and build even more “sweat” equity.

  • ACCESS TO YOUR DREAM NEIGHBORHOOD

Have your sights set on a particular neighborhood that you think is out of reach? Sometimes, the perfect location comes with a property that needs a little TLC.

  • YOU DON'T HAVE TO SETTLE

A fixer-upper gives you the opportunity to make design choices that reflect your personal style and create a space that truly feels like your own. From choosing paint colors to designing your dream kitchen, the possibilities are endless.

  • YOU CAN FINANCE A FIXER-UPPER

Various loan programs can help you finance a renovation (yep, that means you don’t need $100k in cash to take on a renovation!) I work with lenders who can help guide you throughout the process—I am happy to send you their Information! 

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