Flipping a house is a lot of work, and can yield a big profit. But not every project is guaranteed to be lucrative. So what’s the key to successfully making over a fixer-upper and selling it for a gain? Our new series “What the Flip?” presents before and after photos to identify the smart construction and design decisions that ultimately helped make a house desirable to buyers.
Though the pandemic shutdowns in 2020 sent a hard blow to the economy of Sin City, they had the opposite effect on local real estate. According to the Las Vegas Review Journal, office workers with the new-found ability to work remotely found themselves running for larger, more affordable houses in Southern Nevada. That turned out to be a lucky win for anyone with a home to sell in Las Vegas, as buyers snatched up turnkey homes just as fast as they were listed.