A look of the interior, you are not prepared…

24 Apr

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I bought the property only knowing what it looked like from the outside, so I had a feeling there was some craziness going on inside. Nothing could have prepared me for what I was about to encounter after prying off the plywood blocking the entrance into the building.  Check out the video below:

 

*Bonus:  Having owned the place now for over 6 months and shot the video 5 months ago, I just now got to editing and posting the footage.  This was the first time my wife saw what I got her into. Bless her heart…

The property unveiled, what a “bargain” house looks like

21 Apr

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Here it is.  Feel free to comment.

How and why I bought a house for $5,315.00

19 Apr

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This is the first of what will be many post along the journey of my first “income property.” Purchased on October 17th at a last minute county auction for
$5,000.  This is the story of ambition and hard work.  Lots of hard work.  In progress.

I bought my first house with my then girlfriend (now wife) in 2008.  No one had lived in it for almost a decade and it needed to be almost completely gutted and remodeled.  I caught the “bug,” the “I love to buy crappy houses and fix them up” virus. […]