let’s talk : THE 70% RULE

let’s talk : THE 70% RULE

Hey Guys! Happy September!  HOW IS IT SEPTEMBER ALREADY!? This year is FLYING by. Right now, one of the things I am focusing on is a listing I have in South Philly. This is a project of another investor that is about 90% done and needs a little TLC to get it over the finish line. This sale includes ALL of the materials […]

let’s talk: WINDOW CRACKS

let’s talk: WINDOW CRACKS

Hey Guys! We had our first tenant turnover at Project Philadelphia which means a final walkthrough and some repair work was in order before the new tenants move in. One thing I noticed during the final walkthrough was a cracked window. Now, the tenant never reported this crack to me, and I know it was not there when the tenant moved in. The tenant claimed that she […]

let’s talk: CONSTRUCTION IN 2021

let’s talk: CONSTRUCTION IN 2021

Hey Guys! We have had TONS of renovations going on this year – between two full makeovers in Binghamton and Project H – we are REALLY doing it this year. My aunt, who is also in the real estate industry, asked me if we have been affected by the uptick in material and construction costs this year. To be honest, I am […]

let’s talk: ESTOPPEL CERTIFICATES

let’s talk: ESTOPPEL CERTIFICATES

Hey Guys! This week we are closing on a new triplex up in Binghamton – exciting times for #TeamTinyHome. Unfortunately this transaction was anything but smooth. We are buying into a situation where one tenant moved out mid-closing, another tenant has not paid rent since October and therefore we are relying on the third tenant to carry the weight of the building when it […]

let’s talk: EXTERIOR PAINT

let’s talk: EXTERIOR PAINT

Hey Guys! Project H update! We have decided we want to give the exterior a makeover. Currently our entire exterior is a red brick with a beige-ish grout and while it is nice, it is dated, and is  just not the style we are hoping to achieve. So we decided we want to paint the brick and have been doing a ton of research on the matter. So, […]