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Income Property: Marli & Toby

Episode Theme: With Help From Mom and Dad

Scott helps Marli & Toby decide between single-family homes with income potential, and an existing duplex…

Design Theme: Mid Century Casual

The Numbers

Purchase Price: $560,000

Realtor Appraisal: $130,000

Increased Property Value: $690,000

Chosen Renovation Option: $70,000 –  Two large bedrooms plus open concept living and kitchen area, new bathroom and new deck. Estimated rent of $2000/month.

Alternate Renovation Option: $55,000 -Two bedroom, two story unit with new kitchen and bathroom upgrade.  Estimated rent of $1800/month.

Estimated Monthly Income: $2300

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