Our kids love the family real estate business!

Our kids love the family real estate business!  We’re a local family-owned business that loves renovating houses and improving Louisville’s neighborhoods, and we took our kids by one of the houses we’re re-building to check on the workers’ progress and they were excited to play in the “beach” sand out back! 🙂  My wife Christina … Continued

Insulation inspection during house renovation

I show you the insulation inspection we do before drywall is installed, including the materials and techniques we use to make our houses more comfortable, healthy, and energy-efficient!  We use upgraded insulation products, like cellulose and spray-foam insulation, and we make sure the ductwork is air-sealed and insulated properly throughout!  The official term for this … Continued

Rental property renovation in Louisville

I walk you through a big rental property renovation in Louisville, near the University of Louisville’s campus before drywall goes up. There’s been several challenges along the way with this 120 year old house, but it’s been completely gutted and will essentially be a new construction grade house when complete in the next month or so.

Why You Should Diversify in Louisville

Investments come in all shapes and sizes. The investors who see the most profit, boast a diversified, and intelligently put-together portfolio. In this post, we will explain exactly why you should diversify and what you can do to get started! Why Should I Diversify? When you diversify your portfolio, real estate or otherwise, you are … Continued

Own Your First Rental in Louisville: A Checklist

Are you thinking about buying your first rental property? Being a landlord can be a challenging experience. There are many things to keep track of, and one mistake can cost you. In our latest post, we have put together a checklist for the process of buying a rental property, the process of screening your tenants, … Continued

Best Apps for Landlords to Use in KY | Louisville House Buyers

Managing rental properties can be a lot of work! Once you have more than one, it can be tough to keep track of everything. Thankfully, technology is making owning rental properties easier than ever. There are many different types of software out there designed to help you keep it all together. In our latest post, we’ve … Continued

How to Improve Tenant Retention in Louisville

Anyone can become a landlord. But not everyone knows how to find and keep quality tenants. To help increase your overall ROI, we have put together some ideas to help improve tenant retention! In the simplest terms, the more turnovers you have, the more days your property will be vacant. The more days your property sits … Continued

How to Manage Tenant Conflict in Louisville

If you own a rental property, you’ll need to know how to handle and resolve tenant conflicts. You will experience both conflicts with tenants directly, and also have to mediate between tenants if you own a multi-family property. Tension and fighting between neighbors will be stressful for all parties. It pays to be proactive in resolving … Continued

The Eviction Process – Do’s and Don’ts in Louisville

As a landlord, you will inevitably have to deal with the eviction process. It’s never fun, for you or the tenant. But there are ways to prepare, so you can make things go as smoothly as possible. Here are some do’s and don’ts to help you navigate the process. What You Should Do: Try to … Continued

Should You Hire A Property Management Company in Louisville?

Some people go into multi-family investments thinking it will be a breeze. After dealing with collections, maintenance, complaints, and repairs they will soon realize, being a landlord is a lot of work! At what point should you hire a property management company? It is a decision many landlords face. Do the benefits outweigh the cost? … Continued