West Hollywood Purchase, Remodel, Rental, and Sale

West Hollywood Purchase, Remodel, Rental, and Sale

We purchased this cute little two bedroom home with trepidation, as it had been under one owner – or more accurately one family- for more than 50 years, and had not see much in the way of remodeling. They also had cats and green shag carpeting… not the best combination. But the price was right and it had great potential. We took out the carpeting, put in new hardwood floors, painted the place from top to bottom, completely revamped the back patio, and rented it out for a couple of years. Ultimately it turned out to be a great investment. We even lived in it for a few months while our own home was being remodeled, and made some great new friends across the...

West Hollywood Condo Purchase, Remodel, Rental, and Sale

We bought this total fixer condo as an investment property back in 2004. It needed a ton of work. We ultimately remodeled the entire place- took out the old carpeting and put in some earth-friendly bamboo flooring, then remodeled the kitchen, put in new tile and remodeled the bath, put in all new wood and frosted glass doors, and painted the place. We rented it out to some great tenants for a few years and were able to get a great return on our investment when we sold the property. Here are some “before and after” pictures:...