How to Evaluate Land to Buy

April 18, 2023

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In this week’s episode of the Turning Profit podcast, Heather and I will be discussing how to evaluate land before buying.

We got through the actual checklist we use internally when evaluating the potential deals that come in.

This is a sneak peak into the training program.

We also answer a few questions from our land flipping community.

Well then, what are you waiting for?

Tune in now!

Key Takeaways:

  • Introduction (00:00)
  • What are we talking about today? (03:29)
  • The county, the state, and the APN (14:38)
  • Why it’s important to check the access (16:23)
  • Let’s talk about wetlands (20:59)
  • The FEMA flood zone (22:19)
  • What is the topography telling you? (24:23)
  • The landscape also matters (26:40)
  • The impact of neighboring properties (30:21)
  • Let’s answer some questions! (38:19)


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