Scott Yancey - Real Estate Investor, Star of Flipping Vegas

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The 3 Secrets to Give Your Closet a Celebrity Makeover

I’m sure we’ve all found ourselves scrolling through Buzzfeed slideshows or articles with the latest photos of Hollywood’s hottest closets…Oh, that’s just me? I’m the only closet closet fan?? Well I’m not hiding anymore! I am always so blown away by the grandeur, the sophistication, and the exquisite beauty that celebrities (with the help of their designers) bring into a space that is typically the smallest room—if it can even qualify as a room at all—in most people’s houses. Some may say that the degree of attention to detail and […]

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Building a Brand for Flipping Real Estate

Investing in real estate and flipping houses can be done by remaining fairly anonymous. However if you want the deals to come to you and have more people wanting to do business with you, you need to market yourself or business. In order to optimize marketing you need a brand for flipping real estate. Branding helps you build established respect and trust. Authenticity is how you will be judged. When people sense you are authentic and consistent, they value your passion and identify with you. You do not have to […]

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3 Simple Ways to Make Your “Kids’ Area” More Sophisticated

Whether you’re planning for your first baby, you have lots of little ones, or you’re a grandparent, you likely have a room or section of your home that has come to be known as “The Kids’ Space.” And I’m willing to bet that it is not always the most pristine, let alone the most approachable area. (Images of scattered Lego blocks and Barbie dolls with matted hair come to mind) If this sounds familiar, you are not alone. It can be tricky to maintain a kids’ room that is fun […]

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What Can You Do with All Your Flipping Waste?

As you can see on a number of our ‘Flipping Vegas’ shows, renovation can generate a lot of ‘flipping waste’. Not only do past residents sometimes leave behind truck loads of garbage, but renovation generates hundreds and even thousands of pounds of scrap and debris. Start by estimating and classifying the waste you will have before you begin a renovation. Some articles left behind by previous home owners or tenants are usable. So are some items that will be replaced such as bathtubs, light fixtures, doors, kitchen cupboards, windows, etc. If […]

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When Less Really Is More: A Shout out to Minimalist Design

In case you haven’t heard: Scandinavians know how to dress a room. They understand how to start with an understated color palette and a few simple pieces, and combine them to form a refined, welcoming living space. The end result is minimalist chic. This style works so well in fact, that elements of Scandinavian design can be found throughout the world—and after reading this article, you might find yourself inspired to bring it into your own home. So what is Scandinavian design anyway? Simply put, Scandinavian design is a collection […]

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How to Establish Credit to Buy Property

When you are starting out, buying real estate to flip can seem a bit overwhelming. You will commonly be looking at dollar signs with larger numbers than you are used to. With the median home price in the US hovering close to $200,0001 at the time of this writing, buying even one piece of real estate to flip or invest in can be much more money than you have on hand. So how in the world are you supposed to come up with the cash? Most real estate investors do not […]

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