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Income Property: Leah & Stew

Episode Theme: Big House, Big Dreams

Leah and Stew need to rent their main floor apartment so they can move out of Leah’s mom’s house and repay Leah’s remaining $15,000 of student debt.  This is really a story about getting out on your own.

Design Theme: Fresh Perspective

The Numbers

Purchase Price: $365,000

Realtor Appraisal: $450,000

Increased Property Value: $85,000

Chosen Renovation Option: $65,000 – Two bedroom apartment with new front porch. Expected rent of $1200 per month.

Alternate Renovation Option: $55,000 – Executive one bedroom apartment. Expected rent of $1000

Estimated Monthly Rental Income: $1,500

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