In a seller's market, it's difficult for people to find homes to buy. If you're a builder, you can take advantage of this by building some spec homes. As a builder, you can construct custom homes for people who hire you, but you can also build spec h [...]
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Housing prices, and how builders can protect themselves going forward. The housing market has been growing for 10 years. Values have skyrocketed in the later part of those 10 years. 30-year interest rates are artificially low. We all know these facts [...]
Are you considering a fix and flip house? If you can buy a property cheaply, fix it up, then sell it fast for a profit, it's a great way to make money and boost investments. But financing a fix a flip by yourself can be tricky. It takes a large chunk [...]
Spec homes often attract a lot of homebuyers who want new homes without the six-month wait for a custom home. If you're a builder, you might want to start building these houses. The benefit of building spec homes is that you can keep busy and make go [...]
More than 5.6 million homes were sold last year and a portion of those were fix and flip properties. These are often great investment opportunities to turn a profit and make some extra money. A fix and flip project can quickly go wrong if you're not [...]
If you're a builder, then you know that construction loans can be hard to come by. Banks and other lenders often see the risk of lending money for unfinished work as too high. This can make it difficult for builders to get started on their projects. [...]
The real estate market across the country is hotter than ever. Many home flippers are getting in on the pent-up demand. From the application requirements to what your loan options are, we’ve rounded up everything you need to know about loans for fli [...]
Did you know that 64% of people say that they'll be able to own or rent their dream home within their lifetime? However, not every dream home is currently on the market. For a lot of people, their dream home needs to be built to have everything they [...]
Did you know that buyers will pay more for green homes? That's one of many reasons why sustainability should be a major focal point for contractors and builders. An emphasis on sustainability can increase property values and will help keep you compe [...]