Homes that are labeled and/or advertised as “Turn Key” can offer a great investment opportunities, especially to an ac investor who chooses to buy and has little or no time to offer. By definition, these pieces of real estate are homes, properties, or projects that are sold or turned over to a buyer in a ready to use condition. Little or no work is needed to be done, as the seller has already done most of the work necessary to the make the property either livable or workable. It is ready to be sold just as it is in its current condition to the willing buyer.

These homes and/or properties that are basically up and ready to go. They are in live in condition and need little if any maintenance or repair. Living up to their name, these homes have recently been renovated, remodeled, or rehabbed and are ready for the next new buyer to take over their care.

Many of these properties can be tenant-occupied and some may even have some type of property management already in place, which is a definite advantage for the interested investor. Therefore, these types of investments are also really good for the investor that wishes to take a more hands off approach to investing. Investing in a turn key property can ultimately open the door to many profitable opportunities.

Real estate that is being marketed as “move in” ready has a variety of advantages to offer. For example, most of these properties are often available at seventy five percent of their current market value, so investors that are willing to invest, are truly getting their money’s worth.

The current real estate market is ideal for such investments as more people that may be currently renting are hoping to reap the benefits of the current economy and take the plunge into becoming official homeowners. The real estate market as it stands right now has a wealth of opportunities to offer to the optimistic and hopeful investor and future homeowner. Those who opt to take control of the current possibilities have a change to better their financial situation by becoming new members to the exclusive homeowners club.

The truth of the matter is that people are losing their homes left and right these days. For sale signs are quickly becoming signs of foreclosure, and it is due to this economic situation that those who may have been previously on the fence regarding their decision to wither purchase a home or continue to rent, may find themselves now more ready become actual homeowners.

So, if investing in a home or property that is pretty much ready for immediate use and has recently been refinished and/or refurbished sound appealing, there in no need to look outside of the list of “turn key” homes for sale. Chances are that the seller is highly motivated and willing to cooperate in order to make a quick sale. As the seller, he/she has put in a sufficient amount of time and effort to make the home or property as sellable as possible, and the investor that is willing to take it off their hands, in a sense, is probably even helping the seller’s current financial situation.

Unlocking the potential possibilities that move in ready or “turn key” homes have can offer a variety of benefits to both the potential/perspective occupant and the seller/current homeowner. Potential renters can expect less move-in hassles and new buyers/landlords do not have to worry about “fixing up the place: before they can rent it out. If the price is right, and the time is right, and especially taking into consideration that most of the rehabilitation and reconstructive work has already been done prior to the buyer’s involvement, closing a deal of this nature ca be almost effortless.

Jeff Adams is a full time investor who has done over 350 deals and is a leading expert in the buying and selling of real estate. For more information and to receive your free Foreclosure Profits CD, visit or sign up for his free seven day e-course at

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