From the steps of the courthouse to the "oohs" and "aahs" of an open house, five teams of expert flippers bid against each other for abandoned houses sight unseen. It's a high-stakes hour in which three auctions are won, three houses are renovated and then all three houses go on the market for top dollar. Which team took the biggest risk, worked the hardest and overcame the biggest challenges? Find out on "Flip It to Win It".
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Welcome to the Jungle , Can the Team tame some wild back yards for Big Profits? 01x13
It's auction day and the teams hustle to scout three houses on the auction block. In desirable downtown Los Gatos, a Victorian 2 bedroom has sparked Todd and Michael's attention thanks to its location and well kept exterior. Rick and Vinny are also intrigued by this property's potential, and think the home seems perfect from the outside. Just north in Santa Clara, Mike and Manly scope out a 3 bedroom house that has them intrigued, but the overgrown landscaping has them worried the inside could be rough. Todd and Michael, lured by the low starting bid, also scout the property hoping it could lead to a big profit.
The 70's called, they want their house back, the teams deal with flashbacks of horrible 70's design 01x12
The teams hurry to scout three houses up for auction in two hours in the San Francisco Bay Area. In Campbell, Mike and Manly are stoked about a 5 bedroom, despite the home's beat up appearance and the headaches associated with pools. Vinny and Rick are also fired up for this house because they're eager to invest in a bigger property for larger profits. Down in Los Gatos, Josh and Alisha scout a 2 bedroom home, and after checking out a tool shed packed with tools, they have high hopes for a nice interior. But the Los Gatos natives Todd and Michael have had their eye on this house for years and they know they can flip it for a hefty profit.
Rebuilding the Past- The Teams Get Sentimental Over Hidden Gems Ripe for Flipping 01x11
The teams scramble to scout three homes up for auction. In Santa Clara, Todd and Michael set their sights on a 5 bedroom historic Victorian. Todd, nostalgic for his grandmother's home, is passionate about restoring it, but Michael 's worried that would bust their budget. Rick and Vinny also want to snag this house because they love its original details and huge lot size. Over in San Jose, Josh is sentimental for a 2 bedroom because he flipped his first house on this same street, but Alisha is wary because of its small size and condition. Mike and Manly also want to bid on this property because they think it's a quick flip in a great neighborhood.
Unfinished Super Sized home, Flipped for a King 01x10
The auction is in 2 hours and the teams rush to scout the homes on the auction block. In San Jose, a 4-bedroom unfinished home has Alisha excited that its size and location could equal a big return, but a discovery at the property leads to big concerns for Josh. Vinny and Rick also have eyes on this place and are willing to go to great lengths to see inside. Also in San Jose, Dom and Krista love the character and details of a spanish style 4-bedroom. Todd and Michael also plan to bid on it, though Michael's worried it may be a hoarder house, with tons of needed clean up.
Birds Hiding Behind Closed Doors Are a Telltale Sign That the House Is Ready to Get Flipped 01x09
Todd and Michael go up against Rick and Vinny for a two bed condo in Saratoga.
Finding Rooms That Suck in a House You Bought at Auction Should Never Be a Surprise 01x08
Josh and Alisha have a difference of opinion over a five-bedroom house. Alisha is desperate to win a Med-style house in Santa Clara. In Los Altos, California, two teams believe a small house is hiding a big profit.
A devoted team of flippers take charge in helping rebuild Little Italy 01x07
The teams are up early to scout the list of properties up for auction today. They have only two hours to make quick decisions on the homes before risking big money at the auction. In San Jose, there's a 2-bedroom home up for bid, and Rick and Vinny have secret intel on the neighborhood that has them ready to take a big risk. Todd and Michael are also eager to get their hands on the place because they love its downtown location. Also in San Jose, Alisha wants to bid on a 3-bedroom home that has tons of charm, but Josh fears is too much work. Todd and Michael want this place too and think getting two homes at the auction is a great way to double their profits. Little do they know, the home's new addition will make them want to run the other way. And a 2-bedroom row house in San Francisco has Dom and Krista intrigued, but Rick and Vinny have their own plans for the place. Once the auction starts, the battle begins. Who will risk it all? And what surprises are waiting when they walk inside?
Taking Advantage of Going with the Dutch Style of Architecture 01x06
It's early morning and the teams rush to scout each property before auction begins. First up is a 4-bedroom Santa Clara home that Krista instantly falls in love with because of its quaint, Dutch architectural details, which is exactly what Dom dislikes about it. Todd is also drawn to it because he went to school in Amsterdam and has an affinity for this style of architecture, but Michael's not as enthusiastic. Meanwhile, Greg and Beau are hesitant as they scout a 2-bedroom home in a neighborhood where they had a horrible experience flipping a house in the past. They're hopeful that getting this place could help erase those bad memories, but not if Rick and Vinny manage to get their hands on it first. In Milpitas, a 3-bedroom house is up for sale that has Josh and Alisha excited, but there's something in the air that's giving her some doubt. And Mike and Manly get some intel of their own that helps them make a quick decision. It's a heated battle on the auction steps and the teams risk hundreds of thousands at every turn. Who will walk away with a property? And how much work is waiting behind closed doors? Tune in to Flip it to Win it to find out!
Turning a mold infested home into a gold mine 01x05
The teams are up bright and early hoping to snag a hot property at the auction. The stakes are high, with only two hours to scout the outside of the homes before risking millions against other bidders. They'll be battling for a mid-century modern home in Silicon Valley, and a three bedroom home and a fixer upper ranch, both in San Jose. Mike and Manly love the style and location of the Silicon Valley home, and think this could be a quick flip before jetting off to Paris for Manly's wedding.
Finding a big surprise in a country oasis 01x04
The teams are up bright and early searching for a hot deal on a house at auction today. Three new houses are on the auction block; a four- bedroom house in Los Gatos, and a two-bedroom and four-bedroom house in San Jose. All the teams are scrambling to quickly assess the homes' exteriors to see which ones look promising for a fruitful flip. Todd and Michael take pride in flipping high end homes in Los Gatos, so they feel a bit territorial anytime a house there is up for bid. Meanwhile, an expensive trailer parked at the four-bedroom San Jose property has both Mike and Manly, and Dom and Krista seeing dollar signs. And Josh immediately sees potential in the last house in San Jose, but his partner Alisha isn't sold on the idea. Who will get the house they want at auction? Watch Flip it to Win it to find out.