April 7, 2017

What a Difference a Kitchen Remodel Makes

CBG member Kevin S. of Illinois sent us photos from a recently rehabbed property, and boy, doesn't a kitchen remodel make a difference?
April 4, 2017

Infographic – How Much Will That House Cost to Fix?

You can't calculate ARV without knowing how much the house costs to fix. Estimate those costs with this infographic and data from HomeAdvisor.
August 12, 2015

3 Tips for Building Your Personal Online Presence

We’re all secret shoppers. We want to be sure a company’s or individual’s words match their actions. We ask for personal recommendations, read online reviews and […]
May 21, 2015

What Are the Most Popular Kinds of Remodeling Jobs?

Kitchen and bathroom remodels are the most-requested upgrades from homeowners, the National Association of Home Builders reported. Both categories climbed 7 percent and 6 percent last […]
April 29, 2015

The New IRS Rules on Expensing

Reap significant tax savings with new tangible-property regulations. By Mary Ramm Tax season is upon us, and this year, savvy taxpayers can realize significant tax savings […]
April 22, 2015

How to Realistically Find a Reliable Contractor – Really!

Tips on vetting one of the most important members of your team. By BreAnn Stephenson If the title of this article made you wince, you are not […]
November 21, 2014

CBG President, Ben Rao, Guest on Investing Coast2Coast

C2C Host, Pete Asmus (left) discusses, with Ben Rao, how to buy more and pay less through the Community Buying Group.
September 5, 2014

Foreclosure Inventory Continues to Rapidly Decline

The national inventory of foreclosures could drop to 500,000 properties by the end of the year, CoreLogic reports. That’s based on recently released numbers from July, […]
June 30, 2014

More Remodelers Plan Outdoor Renovations This Summer

More than two-thirds of home remodelers are planning to build open-air living rooms or other outdoor features this summer, a 70 percent increase compared to last […]
May 3, 2014

Turning Trash into Treasure

Entrepreneur Nathan Benjamin and PlanetReuse help find new homes for old, but reusable building materials. Learn how they’re making a difference—and a profit. One building contractor’s […]