You can find plenty of books about flipping houses that claim "anyone can do it." "Flipping Houses For Dummies" takes a different approach-honesty. We don't claim that flipping houses is "easy" or "simple" or "risk-free," because, quite frankly, it isn't.
"Flipping Houses For Dummies" reveals the risks and rewards of flipping properties; helps you determine whether you have the time, energy, cash, and other resources to be successful; and then conveys the expert knowledge that those who wish to pursue house flipping need in order to minimize risk and maximize potential profits in a very competitive market. Negotiating strategies to close deals faster Mortgage myths in the new economy Time- and money-saving tips for making every day and every dollar count New strategies for scoring bank-owned and foreclosed properties Quick makeover solutions on everything from curb appeal to kitchens and bathrooms
"Flipping Houses For Dummies" provides plenty of examples of successful and not-so-successful property flips, presenting the total investment (in time and money), the work involved, and the net profit. If you're ready for hard work and big profits, start flipping!