Jen and Barb, two business-savvy moms and longtime best friends, set out to undertake flipping a home in Southern California. From house shopping, to deal making, to decor selecting, and money managing, the two aim to learn every trick of the home flipping trade before this project is done. Pairing their own at-home learnings with a unique perspective through the mom-lens, Jen and Barb hope to, in the end, build the perfect family home AND earn a hefty profit on the resale. Though, as they'll learn, in the world of the fix and flip, nothing comes without a fight.
Barb buys a small house in Granada Hills, CA, without an inspection and without Jen's input. During the walk-through, they realize they're going to have to get creative with the small, cramped rooms in order to sell for top dollar.
Jen and Barb buy a midcentury modern home in West Hills, CA, with an awkward layout and no true master bedroom. They debate increasing the living space or adding a fourth bedroom and must decide whether to stay true to the midcentury modern design or go with a traditional style.
Barb and Jen purchase a property in Granada Hills, CA, with a retro-tropical vibe. They must decide whether to keep unique details, like louver windows and a lava rock fireplace, and risk turning off modern buyers.
Jen and Barb buy a West Hills, CA, home sight unseen through an online auction. In addition to the interior being smelly and full of junk, they discover mold, unpermitted additions and a broken HVAC system, leaving them to wonder if they can fix all the problems and still turn a profit.
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