We had both been working from home since early March, with no plans to return to the office in 2020. He and his wife wanted out, and our call put them over the edge: they were selling the home before the Bay Area housing market fell even further. In looking at our existing rental portfolio in Indiana, we were leased up - and didn't have an immediately viable option. (2) You're never too good to house hack. In this scenario, we're looking at a BRRR/House hack/Airbnb and we're also looking at parceling the properties to force appreciation.