March 27, 2008

Flip this house

flip this house

I love those house flipping shows and those home remodel shows. When the TV crews showed up at the foreclosure next door in early February, we couldn’t wait to find out what was going on. A&E’s Flip This House had descended with a flurry of activity.

Two months into the flip I am so ready for them to be done. The everyday workers and the camera crew are very nice but the investors and “stars” of the show make terrible neighbors. I’m tired of coming home to the aggravations of whatever over-the-line thing they have been doing all day while I’m at work.

I’m not sure what a house that was flipped for a TV show really means to the value and integrity of the house. Would you buy a house that was flipped for TV?

1 Comment

  1. I wouldn’t — but how about that other show on HGTV, Design to Sell — would you go to a house you know they “spruced” up for $1000 just to sell it for $10,000 more?

    Comment by rosemarie — March 28, 2008 @ 4:10 pm

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