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Income Property: Rebecca & Stew

Episode Theme: Country Cashflow

Rebecca and Stew need to generate rental income so they can afford to live artisan lives in the country.

Design Theme: Welcome to Wellington

The Numbers

Purchase Price: $296,000

Realtor Appraisal: $375,000

Increased Property Value: $79,000

Chosen Renovation Option: $30,000 – Renovate the gallery space to create a self-contained unit with multiple sleeping areas.

Alternate Renovation Option: $20,000 – Renovate the back room of the main house to cerate a small one bedroom unit. Potential rent of $800/week during the high season.

Estimated Weekly Rental Income: $1500 (in high season)

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