Tarek and Christina get a lead from an investor on a house he's recently purchased in an upscale, gated neighborhood in Anaheim Hills, CA. A large, expensive flip can mean equally large profits, but it also takes time and even the littlest mistake is magnified.
Tarek and Christina are contacted by an out-of-state seller looking to sell an old family home. It's a large house in original condition, but it's also more expensive than their usual projects and the renovation could get pricey on this midcentury modern time capsule.
Tarek and Christina check out an off-market listing in La Habra, California, that appears to need only cosmetic updating. With the seller eager for a quick close, it could be a great deal if they can get it for the right price before it hits the market.
Tarek and Christina check out a midcentury home with a dream layout in Placentia, California. But as is often the case with old homes, no project is as straightforward as it seems and Tarek and Christina must overcome their fair share of surprises and setbacks to survive this frantic fiasco.
Tarek and Christina get a lead on a trust sale property in Anaheim, California, with an original layout and a dated design. It's in good shape and seems like a mostly cosmetic project, but when their project manager comes back with a ballooning budget and a laundry list of contingencies, Tarek and Christina wonder if this home has more potential than pitfalls.
Tarek and Christina receive a call from a longtime friend who needs some help flipping his family's house. It's a tall order for a novice flipper, but with the aid of Tarek and Christina's knowledge and experience, he may be able to get his family a higher sale price.
Tarek and Christina get a lead on a house in the exploding market of Torrance, California, that is not only in rough shape, but also has known foundation issues. Right away it seems like this might be a bad buy, but the land value alone could make this flip worth the risk.
Tarek and Christina spot a home that's for sale by its owner in La Puente, California. It's in rough shape and tenant occupied, so they can't look inside. There's always a danger in purchasing a house sight unseen, but if they can get it for the right price, this home has the potential to pay off big time.
Tarek and Christina spot a listing for a small home in the desirable neighborhood of Costa Mesa, California. The home is in rough shape and will surely require a lot of work to renovate, but they hope to transform this house from the worst on the block to the showpiece by the beach.
Tarek and Christina scope out a small house with a cramped floor plan in Fullerton, California. While it seems high-priced for the area, if they can buy it for the right price and stay on budget, it shows great potential for profit.
Tarek and Christina find a short-sale listing for a large home in the upscale neighborhood of Yorba Linda, California. With an asking price just below $1 million, this would be the most expensive flip they've taken on -- and also the biggest risk.
Tarek and Christina get a lead on a property in Santa Ana, California, that has the potential to be both a great entry-level family home and a profitable flip. But after walking it with their contractor, they worry big problems could threaten to bring the profit crashing down on this dilapidated home.
Tarek and Christina check out an off-market listing in Santa Ana, CA, that appears to be in good shape with strong comparable sales in the area. But profitable on paper doesn't always translate into profit on paper, and Tarek and Christina struggle to stay on budget when they encounter hidden problems and untimely mistakes.
Tarek and Christina acquire a promising short sale in Anaheim, California, with a puzzling maze of barricaded windows and suspicious additions. They know that if they're going to flip this house, they'll have to stay on budget to turn this tricky fun house into a functional family home.
Tarek and Christina get a lead on a home for sale in Chino, California, that's rundown, overgrown and in desperate need of cosmetic help. Recent area sales show potential for profit, but right away there's a problem and Tarek and Christina are left wondering if this is an isolated issue or a sign of what's to come.
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