What You Don’t Know About Buying a Fixer Upper

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Flickr/drewish

It’s cute, it’s got character and you’re ready to fall in love. Fixer upper homes, despite all their flaws, can still sweep home buyers off their feet. We see potential. We see profit. What we often don’t see is that this is one complicated love affair – one that could end badly.

Thinking about sinking money into a “handyman’s special”? Check out a few things you should know before saying “I do” in my new article on GoldenGirlFinance.com.

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One response to “What You Don’t Know About Buying a Fixer Upper

  1. You are so right. It is easy to look at some of the fixes and think that they are just cosmetic changes … but they can lead to big wallet busters. Thanks for the reminder.