Common Mistakes

The road to successfully fixing and flipping a profitable deal is paved with unforeseen problems, unexpected booby traps, unknown pitfalls, and hidden landmines. While there are common mistakes that occur in all four boxes, the ones that happen within Box 2: Rehabbing can be the most frustrating and difficult to avoid.


Because the circumstances that lead to many of these mistakes are beyond your control. How well you and those on your team adjust, smoothly and efficiently, to these setbacks is the key to avoiding losing money on a deal.

Taking Too Much Time

Punctuality is the thief of time.

—Oscar Wilde

So how long should ...

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