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Income Property: Michael & Kristine

Episode Theme: Start Up the Income

Michael and Kristine need rental income for financial security while they both work for the same environmental startup.

Design Theme: Fresh Perspective

The Numbers

Purchase Price: $690,000

Realtor Appraisal: $820,000

Increased Property Value: $130,000

Chosen Renovation Option: $80,000 – Large one bedroom apartment with open concept living room & kitchen. Anticipated rent of $1400 per month.

Alternate Renovation Option: $60,000 – Compact two bedroom. Gut and replace bathroom, bedroom remodels, full kitchen along back wall and en suite laundry. Estimated rent of $1250 per month.

Estimated Monthly Rental Income: $1,500

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