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Income Property: Jeff & Lee

Jeff and Lee need Scott’s help to build a basement apartment in their new home, so they can continue to purchase rentals to fund their pension-less retirements.

Design Theme: Urban Compact Living

The Numbers

Purchase Price: $690,000

Realtor Appraisal: $800,000

Increased Property Value: $110,000

Chosen Renovation Option: $60,000 – One bedroom, open concept living space with linear kitchen and ensuite laundry. Expected rent of $1100.

Alternate Renovation Option: $70,000 – Compact living space flanked by compact kitchen with new washroom and two bedrooms. Expected rent of $1300 per month.

Estimated Monthly Rental Income: $1,400

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