Fixer Uppers

Dec. 4, 2018

So You Want to Live in Mattapan (A Boston Magazine Neighborhoods Feature)

Willie Mandrell of The Mandrell Company was asked by Megan Johnson of Boston Magazine to discuss the Real Estate market in Mattapan. The article featured below was originally posted on www.BostonMagazine.com and linked below. Please reach out if you would like to consider your options in Mattapan: (617 ...

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Dec. 27, 2016

My First Investment Property Purchase!

On December 14th, 2016 I finally closed on my first rental property! For over a year I have been educating myself as much as possible in real estate investing to one day finally take the plunge. That day finally came. A couple of months ago, a property on the MLS ...

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March 29, 2016

Unrealistic Buyer Expectations (Pt II)

I think I came down a little hard on some buyers the last time I discussed unrealistic expectations. Although I stand by my statements… I do understand that misinformation is the root of all of this. That being said… came across two other misconceptions we hear a lot in this ...

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Jan. 19, 2016

5 Need Funding For Flips? Here Are The Top 5 Hard Money Lenders In MA

Are you looking for funding for your local real estate flips? Great, Below is a list of the TOP 5 HARD MONEY LENDERS in the Massachusetts area. If you have a deal pending, or would like to get more information about working with these lenders, please contact Doug Medvetz at ...

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Jan. 16, 2016

All Quotes are Not Created Equal

New Year, New Home projects. When you start the process of making renovations, make sure you ask the right questions. Many people fall victim to the bid quote they get from general contractors to renovate their homes. Our goal is to help you stay on a budget! No one should ...

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July 30, 2015

Learn To Fund Your Real Estate Deals Via Hard Money

Come and join us on September 19th (Quincy Marriott Hotel) for this year's Real Estate Investor & Developer Trade Show. During the event, we plan to have a great discussion on Hard Money Lending. Chris Tobin from Endeavor Capital will be joining us for the day to tell us about his business and to ...

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Oct. 31, 2013

Special Insurance Coverage Needed For Vacant Properties

Do I need different insurance if I'm house flipping? What type of coverage do I need for vacant homes?

Make sure you are properly covered! Vacant homeowners insurance (vacant home insurance hereafter) is special insurance protection placed on a residence that is expected to be empty or unoccupied for ...

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Aug. 7, 2013

Property Rehab Cost - Knowledge is Power!

One of the best things you can do as a new real estate investor is walk up and down the aisles of home supply stores like Home Depot & Lowes. Not that you want to be swinging a hammer on a job site, but there’s simply no better way to ...

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June 28, 2013

How to Build a Good House Flipping Team

Right now is a great time to be in the Massachusetts house flipping business! Real estate prices are seeing steady growth and home buyers are feeling comfortable again. The key to success in the rehabbing business is to have a great team of industry professionals around you. There are so ...

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