The word of the day is POTENTIAL!! [Code: 1110]

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Why THIS deal??
  • ~$291/mo. cash flow at today's rate of 6.125%
  • ~$458/mo. cash flow once refinanced to 4.5%
  • Huge potential for rent increase with updates and finishing of basement for added square footage
  • Has been on the market for 35 days.  Great negotiation tool!
  • Great price point with aggressive suggested offer
After 15 Years (no mortgage)
Original purchase price$220,000
Total investment (out of pocket)$75,900
15 yrs Project house value$432,226
Value (appreciation) Gain$212,226
15 yrs cash-flow generated$77,452
Total Gain$289,678
ROI (15 yrs)382%
ROI (annually)25%
Free & Clear cash flow (yr.)$19,679
Free & Clear cash flow (m)$1,640
  • 4 bedroom, 2 bath Single Family Residence
  • This house needs some TLC and updates
  • Awaiting seller's disclosures for information on any mechanical and roof updates
  • This opportunity is probably not best suited for a beginner investor
  • No HOA charges
  • Value-add opportunity for finishing the basement and adding a 5th bedroom.  Some basic construction has already been done (ie: venting and windows)
  • If a 5th bedroom is added and cosmetic updating is done, you can expect a jump in rental amount and increased monthly cash flow
  • Highly appreciating neighborhood
  • 9,100 square foot lot

Why should you consider this house / what makes it a good investment?

  • Built: 1977
  • Size: 1,783 square feet
  • Low Crime, Desirable Community, Good Schools

What's next?

Email/text for address, analysis and to get connected to Simply Do It's local team that handles this transaction.

Metro: St. Louis

Team: Nathan  – email directly at

Code: 1110

Property Specifications1
 Square Feet1783
 Year Built1977
 Garage Size2
 Schools Rating (on scale of A-C)A/B
Purchase AssumptionsMy Offer
Offer used for analysis$220,000
Suggested offer (low)$220,000
Suggested offer (high)$235,000
Market Value (after improvements)$240,000
Improvements (lower)$8,000
Improvements (upper)$25,000
Closing Costs$2,200
Mortgage Costs$2,200
Other Fees At Closing 
Total Cost $240,900
Financing Assumptions 
 Down Payment (%)25%
 Down Payment Amount$55,000
 Financed Amount$165,000
 Interest Rate  (5/6 ARM)6.125%
 Mortgage Term (Years)30
 Monthly Mortgage Payment$1,003
 Cash Outlay (Total Out of Pocket)$75,900

Financial AssumptionsMonthlyYearly
Rent (upper)$1,900$2,000$24,000
Rent (lower)$1,800$21,600
Property Tax Rate (Approx.)1.2% 
Property Taxes $210$2,520
Insurance $100$1,200
Repairs $75$900
Variable-Cost PM 7.5% 
Property Management Fee$143$1,710
Leasing Fee75%$59.4$713
HOA $0$0
Vacancy Rate 4.0% 
Total Fixed Expenses$657$7,886
 Total Expenses (Fixed + Mortgage)$1,660$19,917

Financial Analysis / Deal Attractiveness   
 Cap Rate4.6%5.7%6.8%8.0%
 Net Cash Flow$17,459$42,996$77,452$121,755
 Equity Increase$63,222$141,719$239,366$361,076
 Total Gain$80,681$184,716$316,818$482,830
 Average Cash Flow/Year$3,492$4,300$5,163$6,088
 Average Cash Flow/Month$291$358$430$507
 Average Gain/Year$16,136$18,472$21,121$24,142
 Average ROI106.3%243.4%417.4%636.1%
 Annual ROI21.3%24.3%27.8%31.8%
 Projected Property Value$291,997$355,259$432,226$525,870

Property Ratings Suggestions
 Item   Suggested Criteria (Min.)This PropertyFAVORABLE /
 Square Feet  10001,783FAVORABLE
 Bedrooms  34FAVORABLE
 Bathrooms  22FAVORABLE
 Year Built  19701977FAVORABLE
 Rent/Price (%)  0.75%0.91%FAVORABLE
 Average Cash Flow (at year 5)  $125$291FAVORABLE
 Average ROI (at year 5)  15%21.3%FAVORABLE
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