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10 Photography Tricks for Selling Your Home Faster

February 27, 2019

When current homeowners think about selling their home, they usually understand the importance of market conditions, listing the home in as many places as possible, and basic staging strategies like clearing the home of clutter. But there’s one often overlooked skill that can make a big difference in how quickly your home sells—photography.

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New To Property Management in Houston, Texas? Handle These 5 Challenges Like A Pro

February 25, 2019

Buying an investment property to rent out is a big deal. You’ve taken on debt with the intention of eventually turning a profit. In the meantime, you’ve got to spend time and money handling situations that can be frustrating. Being a landlord is challenging enough, but when you’re a new landlord, that challenge is tenfold…. [Read More]

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8 Tips To Handle Unexpected Property Damage And Repairs In Katy, Texas

February 22, 2019

Appliance parts fail, motors break down, and accidents happen. Managing a rental property, even just one unit, means dealing with these kinds of breakdowns. Here are some pro tips to handle unexpected property damage and maintenance to your property in Katy, Texas:

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A Step-by-Step Action Plan for Real Estate Investing 

February 20, 2019

Real estate investing might look like an easy way to generate a small fortune, but a lot goes into it. True, investing in property and structures can lead to long-term financial freedom, and it’s certainly one of the most stable investments you can make. However, if you want to achieve success in this industry, you’ll… [Read More]

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The Best Accounting and Bookkeeping Tips for Landlords

February 18, 2019

From the outside looking in, people generally have a simplistic view of property management and landlording. They assume it’s as easy as buying a property, putting a listing online, and finding a tenant who pays rent each month. But as you know, it’s far more complicated than this – particularly when it comes to handling… [Read More]

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How to Renovate Your House for $10,000 or Less

February 15, 2019

The average family moves every few years. Sometimes there’s a functional need for the move – such as moving into a new school district, adding a bedroom, or downsizing. Other times, people move because they want something fresh or new. But moving for purely aesthetic purposes is expensive. What if you could totally change the… [Read More]

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8 Tips to Help You Buy a Rental Property for Cheap

February 13, 2019

If you want to build wealth, real estate is by far one of the best investment strategies around. Not only can the right real estate produce steady monthly income, but the underlying asset also appreciates in value over time.  Unfortunately, many people don’t think they have the financial resources to get involved in real estate… [Read More]

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A Beginners Guide to REIT Investments

February 11, 2019

Real estate investing isn’t a narrow field. If you want to get involved in real estate, you have plenty of options and strategies at your disposal. And if you aren’t sure where to begin, perhaps a real estate investment trust (REIT) could be the right choice.

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8 Decorating Mistakes Homeowners Often Make

February 8, 2019

Decorating a home is a very personal endeavor. Every individual has unique tastes and the right to decorate their home in any way that they see fit. But as much as interior design is a creative expression – a form of art, per se – there are also certain principles that work better than others…. [Read More]

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Selling In A Flood Zone: 4 Tips For Houston Home Owners

February 6, 2019

In November 2017, Hurricane Harvey tore through the Houston area, leaving devastation in its wake, killing 68 residents and causing $125 billion in damages. Despite all this damage, though, a year later the housing market is largely stabilized, particularly the multifamily market. Occupancy rates are up and multifamily rents are up 4.5% – but that… [Read More]