Real Estate Rehab Contracting 101, Part 4

Hello, Lets continue with rule #2, today we will talk about the insurance that contractors should have in order to protect them and their customer.   Contractors should have a minimum of a General Liability policy for the trade(s) they perform.  So if they are a plumbing contractor, they should have plumbing work General Liability … Continued

Real Estate Rehab Contracting 101, Part 3

Welcome back everyone; let us unpack Rule #2, Verify the Contractor, their license and specialties, insurance and qualifications/ and references. As a customer you have the choice whether you want to cut costs or pay for lower risk.  It is really that simple, the cheaper the contractor usually means the more risk you are assuming … Continued

Real Estate Rehab Contracting 101, Part 2

Today I would like to get into the rules we spoke about on the last blog.  If you remember the rules of contracting, or hiring contractors, you need to understand that all contractors are not created equal.   And here is my disclaimer about this subject: I am a contractor, I make mistakes in contracting, … Continued

Real Estate Rehab Contracting 101, Part 1

Which Contractors Can You Trust? As a contractor myself, I would like to warn you that all contractors are not created equal.  And each contractor is not good at everything, and often times many are not good at anything. I have been a commercial and industrial contractor for most of my career and in the … Continued