The 8 Types of Land You Should Never Buy

April 11, 2023

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In this week’s episode of the Turning Profit podcast, Heather and I discuss the eight types of land you should never buy.

Not every piece of land is worth buying, even if the price is right.

A lot of properties like the ones we talk about today might be tempting if they are cheap, but in reality, they are a land flipper’s nightmare!

Why is that? 

This is the question we answer in this episode of the Turning Profit podcast, so, if you’d like to learn more, make sure to listen (or watch).

Let’s dive in!


Key Takeaways:

  • Introduction (00:00)
  • Let’s talk about some current real estate events (02:13)
  • Landlocked property (14:33)
  • Mountainous properties (19:36)
  • Properties with expensive issues (21:04)
  • Wetlands (22:55)
  • FEMA flood zones (24:38)
  • Land under high-tension electrical lines (27:04)
  • Strangely-shaped properties (30:51)
  • Land with no water or failed a perc test (34:29)
  • Let’s answer some questions (43:48)


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