Episode 76: [Rehabbing] Running Rehabs with Melissa Johnson

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Melissa Johnson has been flipping houses for 14 years, and man have they come a long way. Knowing how to rehab a house has definitely taken some trial and error. 

From brown (and one time green) carpet to sleek new tile, Melissa has been transforming the way she rehabs properties. Knowing how to rehab a house has been a learning process for both Melissa and Danny. But before you can make the houses look nicer, you have to have your team together.

Start with a contractor you can trust. Melissa has been working with her contractor for a long time now, to the point where they have an amazing working relationship. One of the key point of making sure you and your contractor are on the same page is to set the ground rules from the beginning.

Making sure you and your contractor have the same payment schedule agreed on will keep everyone involved happy. Melissa talks about going through the property with the contractors before hand and looking at every single detail of the house. That way, everyone is on the same page for what needs to be fixed.

There’s much more to your team than just you and the contractor, though. Melissa has been working with a realtor she trusts, and has become great friends with. It’s so important to work with people who are great at their jobs, and who are there for you.

For example, there was an issue with some buyers not being able to qualify for the property they wanted to buy and, instead of just closing out the deal, Melissa’s realtor fought and negotiated until all parties were happy. Having a realtor who will work with you, and also your buyers, is great for having your properties sold quickly.

All in all, Melissa has done a great job and is more confident with how to rehab a house. She’s also been working hard at showing what an amazing Flip Pilot she is. If you want to network with other Flip Pilots, join our closed FaceBook group by going to FlipPilot.com here: https://flippilot.com

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