According to the FBI, more than one million burglaries are committed in the United States each year, with victims suffering an estimated $3 billion in combined property losses.1 Fortunately, there
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.