6 Ways to Find Awesome Fixer Upper Contractors
Hey Guys, JP here—One commonly recurring question we’ve heard over the years how to find awesome fixer upper contractors for your fix-and-flip deals. Or even to handle the renovations for your rental properties.
Where are those contractors hiding?
While Patrick and I typically prefer wholesale deals (quick nickels) over fixer uppers (slow dimes), truth be told we’ve each had our fair share of rehab experiences. Guess that’s what happens after 24+ years (combined) in the real estate game. And when you’re in this business, it’s just always going to come up from time to time—you’ll need to hire a contractor.
Well, today I want to share with you 6 quick, but solid shortcuts for…
Finding Your Next Awesome Fixer Upper Contractors
OK, so let’s do this…
OK, there you have it. So quick post-video review:
- Tip #1: The Giver’s Gain
- Tip #2: The Realtor Referral
- Tip #3: The Random Drive-By
- Tip #4: The Donuts at Home Depot Maneuver
- Tip #5: The REIA Connection
- Tip #6: Ask Angie
Which one are you gonna try first?
Even Super Investors know that getting a bad contractor can quickly eat up time and money – and in this business, loss of time and money can be the difference between making a profit on a deal and barely breaking even.
It’s not worth it to take chances on this member of your team. But if you follow these 6 tips, you should be on safe ground as you move your investing business forward in securing solid, reputable fixer upper contractors (rather than questionable riff-raff).
Now it’s Your Turn
Tell us how you’ve found your contractors. What worked; what didn’t work so well. We’d love to hear from you!