The answer to that question given by those at BiggerPockets who write the titles is "maybe" although for me it's really "yes, but it's much harder than it once was."
As my newest article points out,
Yes, there are still deals on the MLS, even ones that hit the 70% (or 75%) rule. But they are very few and far between, and you have to keep your ear to the ground and act quickly to get a shot at those few diamonds in the rough.
Indeed, the most valuable part of having access to the MLS is its use in helping value properties (especially now). But yes, there are still deals out there, especially miss-listed properties.
To know how to catch those, check out the article.
It also features this video we did for our YouTube channel, which is worth watching as well:
"Every day is a new life to the wise man."
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