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How to flip motorcycles and scooters on a budget

So you want to start flipping motorcycle and scooters. Well, you’ve come to the right place! In the last 3 years I’ve flipped 12 motorbikes; including a few scooters, a supermoto, a Harley, a cafĂ© racer, a dual sport, a sweet police bike and many more.

Budget The first thing you want to determine is your budget. How much are you looking to spend on your first investment? Yes, we’re going to be looking at your motorbikes as an investment.The idea is to take your money, buy a motorbike, and sell it for a profit. Let’s just pretend that you don’t really have all that much to work with but you do have a few hundred dollars. Realistically you’ll need a minimum of $500 capital to get the wheels rolling, pun totally intended. 
With that $500 in hand, the next step is to spend some time on Craigslist (CL). You can’t just look at it once in a while; you really have to put some time into it every day. What you want to do is figure out what kind of motorbike you can realistically get for your $5…