Real estate investor upgrades property, doubling its size, in preparation for fall sale.
Real estate investor Justin Pierce spent the past six months overseeing the reconstruction of the Temple Hills house. He encountered several obstacles, which added $20,000 more to the cost and pushed him nearly a month past his deadline to finish. “You have to factor for the unknown,” Pierce says. “There are always surprises, some good and some bad.” John McDonnell/The Washington Post Buy Photo