Today’s real estate market is one of the fastest-moving in recent memory. With record-low inventory in many market segments, we’re seeing multiple offers—and sometimes even bidding wars—for
Dated: June 13 2016
Shows like HGTV's "Fixer Upper" have popularized the idea of buying and renovating the worst house on the best block. Homes that need major remodeling, however, aren't for everyone. Sometimes a move-in ready house is a better option. Whether you're a first-time homebuyer or a seasoned investor, it's important to understand the pros and cons of each.
Pros of Fixer-Uppers
Cons of Fixer-Uppers
Pros of Move-In Ready
Cons of Move-In Ready
Still not sure which approach is right for you? Take this quiz to help you decide if you're ready for a fixer upper.