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Income Property: Stephanie & Elyse

Episode Theme: Future Funds Rescue

Stephanie and Elyse are a cop and paramedic thinking ahead. They have big dreams of securing their financial future together, and have chosen real estate as their investment of choice. Scott shows them how to find a dedicated income property to best invest in their future – STAT.

Design Theme: Small Space Style

The Numbers

Purchase Price: $390,000

Realtor Appraisal: $500,000

Increased Property Value: $110,000

Chosen Renovation Option: $50,000 – 2 bedroom house with open concept main floor, new kitchen, new main floor powder room and new upstairs bathroom. Estimated rental income of rent of $2300

Alternate Renovation Option: $30,000 – Large one bedroom house with new flooring on main floor, modern kitchen upgrade and main floor powder room -Estimated rent of $1700

Estimated Monthly Income: $2,300

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