Flipping Homes

This Little Remodel Will Have You Saying, “Mesquite? Is That Really You?”

By Nikki Barringer / September 8, 2020 / 0 Comments

The latest listing from Compass’ Nadia Fakih is already under contract. It’s a three-bedroom, two-bathroom complete remodel from top to bottom listed for $213,000. Record scratch. That’s right, it’s 1,360 square feet of newly reimagined space and it’s just over $200,000. Next question – Where, where, where?!? It’s in Mesquite. And according to Fakih, it’s a […]

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Before & After: Collin County House Flippers Create Remarkable Style, Affordable Homes

By Leah Shafer / April 29, 2016 / 2 Comments

If you look at a lot of flipped houses in the under-$400K range, a pattern starts to emerge in the look and feel. In the sea of beige, you might occasionally see something unusual, but for the most part, flippers follow the “what will appeal to the largest audience and cost the least” formula. So […]

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West Love: Looking For Value? This Underrated Neighborhood is Where it’s at

By Jon Anderson / August 18, 2015 / 5 Comments

Let’s get our noses out of house porn for a minute to wander through an up and coming neighborhood. DCAD calls it Lovedale 2 (or unappetizingly Slaughters Brookdale), but as far as I know, it has no fancy name to woo buyers to its hipness. It’s pre-hip. If other hip locales cool, maybe this area […]

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Tuesday Two Hundred: Want a Northaven Road Address on a Budget? We Have Just The Home!

By Joanna England / May 13, 2014 / 2 Comments

This is such an incredible deal on a professionally remodeled home in Kenilworth Estates! Completely redone by T2 Construction, this home is perfect for a family who wants to move into a practically brand-new home! This three-bedroom, two-bath home at 3256 Northaven Road has 1,993 square feet and is marketed off MLS by Realtor Matthew […]

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The Growing Gay-borhood of Flippers: Real Estate Investing is More Difficult Than it Looks on TV, Says Dallas Voice Column

By Joanna England / October 21, 2013 / 0 Comments

Loved this column in the Dallas Voice about flipping, mainly because I have said this myself a time or two: Flipping homes is a lot harder than it looks!

And yet, TV shows such as Will & Grace, Modern Family, and innumerable programs on HGTV and DIY show people navigating the dicey waters of flipping residential properties.

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