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5 Tips for Houston Landlords Renting Land to Tenants Who Own Their RV or Trailer

5 Tips for Houston Landlords Renting Land to Tenants Who Own Their RV or Trailer

October 29, 2020

Are you renting land to tenants who own their own dwelling unit, like an RV, a trailer, or a tiny home? If so, being a landlord is a little different for you than if you were renting a single family home. While renting land only is a little more hands off, there are details you… [Read More]

How to Make Your Houston Rental Property Completely Hands-Off

How to Make Your Houston Rental Property Completely Hands-Off

October 27, 2020

Houston rental property is a lucrative investment. Not only will you get to collect a small profit each month—you’ll also get property equity in one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States. But the day-to-day responsibilities of being a landlord and managing a rental property can feel overwhelming, even if you’re accustomed to the… [Read More]

10 Traits You Need to Be an Effective Houston Landlord

10 Traits You Need to Be an Effective Houston Landlord

October 22, 2020

Managing property in Houston can be a great way to build wealth, or balance your investment portfolio. With a handful of rental properties in your name, you can likely collect a significant stream of income from tenant rental payments, exceeding your ongoing expenses while your assets appreciate in value. That said, being a landlord isn’t… [Read More]

Should You Help Your Houston Tenants Struggling to Pay Rent During a Crisis?

Should You Help Your Houston Tenants Struggling to Pay Rent During a Crisis?

October 20, 2020

You bought your rental property as an investment to generate income. When a tenant can’t pay rent on time, it can set you back financially. If you rely on rent to cover your mortgage, you’ll need to dip into your savings account and that’s never a good situation. Currently, the world is experiencing the effects… [Read More]

6 Tips for Landlords Facing Hardship in Houston

6 Tips for Landlords Facing Hardship in Houston

October 15, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has hit Houston landlords hard. Millions of people are unemployed, and while some are receiving unemployment, many aren’t. This situation has caused tenants to stop paying rent and now landlords are left scrambling to pay their mortgages. If your tenants receive social security or any other form of reliable income, consider yourself… [Read More]

The Risks of Hiring the Wrong Houston Property Management Company

The Risks of Hiring the Wrong Houston Property Management Company

October 13, 2020

Deciding to hire a property management company to oversee your rental properties and real estate investments is always a good idea. But that’s not the final choice you’ll make. With many different Houston property management companies in the area, you have to decide which one to work with. And a poor or misinformed choice could… [Read More]

How to Tell If a Rental Property Is Worth Buying in Houston

How to Tell If a Rental Property Is Worth Buying in Houston

October 10, 2020

Buying a rental property can be a great way to make money. If you choose the right property, you’ll be able to make more in monthly rental income than you pay in upkeep expenses, and over time, you can enjoy the long-term benefits of appreciating property values. In Houston, there are high-quality rental properties available… [Read More]

How to Set Home Buying Priorities in Houston

How to Set Home Buying Priorities in Houston

October 8, 2020

If you’re looking at buying a home in Houston, whether this is going to be a primary residence for you and your family or a rental property to help you generate income, much of your success will depend on your ability to set and follow high-level priorities. From the outset of your journey, you should… [Read More]

8 Mistakes You Shouldn’t Make in Turnkey Investing

October 1, 2020

Turnkey investing is a catchy phrase that sounds pretty intriguing to investors of all levels of experience. But turnkey is kind of a buzzword that is often used without a distinct standard intact. The generally accepted definition of turnkey property is a home that has been restored from a fallen state to like-new condition. Then,… [Read More]