With all of the Fixer Upper hype lately, so many buyers are wondering if buying and remodeling a home is a good option for them.
Today we're talking about 4 things to consider if you are thinking of buying a fixer upper, and 3 costly repair items I see consistently in Pittsburgh fixer uppers.
4 things to consider if you are thinking of buying a fixer upper...
1. Your financing/cash out of pocket
2. Your lifestyle
3. Your knowledge of construction/skill level
4. The home's problem areas.
Taking a look at these 4 areas before diving into a fixer upper can help to determine whether or not it is a good fit for you and your lifestyle, and can ultimately save you a lot of $$ down the road.