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Get My Free Ebook:  The Frugal Home Flipper

Get My Free Ebook: The Frugal Home Flipper

frugalhomediy January 29, 2012 1

In today’s world, having the right information is often the difference between success and failure. It doesn’t matter how talented, well intentioned, or motivated you are, if you have incomplete or inaccurate information things

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5 Reasons You Should Buy a Small House

5 Reasons You Should Buy a Small House

frugalhomediy January 25, 2012 0

Here’s a great article written by Heather Levin.  She is a contributor for the Money Crashers personal finance blog, where she writes about topics like saving money on home improvement projects and downsizing your home.  Enjoy… If you’re currently shopping

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The House Flip on Walnut Street: Episode 4

The House Flip on Walnut Street: Episode 4

frugalhomediy January 19, 2012 0

After getting the sloped roof done, the flat roof was all that was remaining.  Normally, I would avoid buying a house with a flat roof because they tend to come with a lot of

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How to Live Happily on Less

How to Live Happily on Less

frugalhomediy January 12, 2012 0

Here’s an article I liked on usanews.com by Meryl Davids Landau.  Meryl Davids Landau is a freelance writer, editor and fiction author.  Enjoy… In August, Mike and Sabrina Jaffe took their two children on

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The House Flip on Walnut Street: Episode 3

The House Flip on Walnut Street: Episode 3

frugalhomediy January 8, 2012 0

A few weeks after closing  I was able to get some help from my father and a friend to re-roof the house. This will probably be the most physically taxing project out of everything that needs

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The House Flip on Walnut Street:  Episode 2

The House Flip on Walnut Street: Episode 2

frugalhomediy January 1, 2012 2

After the sale of the house was finalized I made arrangements to have a new roof put on as soon as possible. In the meantime I decided to start demolition in the basement. The

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