5 Mistakes That Make House Flipping A Flop

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House flipping has become the day trading of the 2000s. But in the rush to make a profit, far too many would-be real estate moguls overlook the basics and end up failing. Like any other business venture, flipping requires time, money, patience, skill, and it will definitely wind up being more difficult than you imagined. In this article we'll look at the five biggest mistakes investors make in this market and how to avoid them.
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