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The Characteristics of Reliable Contractors

December 18, 2014

Keeping your property in good shape and responding quickly to requests for repairs is one of the biggest jobs of a landlord. Failing to respond in a timely manner can negatively impact your relationship with your tenant. Providing low quality repairs can have the same effect. To ensure you do your job properly as a… [Read More]

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7 Tips for Attracting and Keeping High Quality Tenants

December 16, 2014

Any landlord who has performed the difficult search for the right tenant knows it’s more cost-effective to keep a tenant than to continually find new ones. Keeping a good tenant for a long time means less work, less stress, and reliable income. The goal of every landlord should be to attract and keep high quality… [Read More]

7 Things to Know Before Buying a Rental Property

7 Things to Know Before Buying a Rental Property

December 11, 2014

Investing in real estate is a wise decision. As a landlord, you stand to make a lot of profit on your property. However, when it comes to real estate, doing your due diligence is crucial, particularly when you’re investing in property for the purpose of leasing. A poor investment can be a killing blow to… [Read More]

Elements Every Lease Agreement Needs

Lease Basics: Elements Every Lease Agreement Needs

December 9, 2014

The landlord-tenant relationship is a business relationship. One of the most important aspects of maintaining the health of this relationship is the lease. A vague or generic lease agreement is a sure ticket to legal trouble. Some new landlords make the mistake of downloading a lease from the internet. These leases are almost guaranteed to… [Read More]

Houston Property Management and Tenant Eviction

Houston Property Management and Tenant Eviction

November 19, 2014

There are some parts of being a landlord that nobody wants to go through. However, sometimes circumstances demand it. While leasing your Houston property, you may come up against the unpleasant need to evict a tenant. Eviction is a last resort, but is necessary in certain unfortunate situations.

A Guide by Katy Property Management

Houston: A Guide by Katy Property Management

November 17, 2014

If you’re looking to lease your property in Houston, you’re in luck. Houston is one of the most exciting cities in the United States, making it a choice location for people looking to move. Houston real property management companies know Houston is a great place to live. Letting your prospective tenants know about some of… [Read More]

The Woodlands Texas Property Management Guide for Preparing Your Home for Rental

The Woodlands Texas Property Management Guide for Preparing Your Home for Rental

November 11, 2014

If you’ve decided to rent your residential property, you’ve made a good decision. Renting in Houston is a wise investment, and you stand to make a profit through the process. To maximize your investment as a landlord, you must properly prepare your home for rental. Follow these tips to fix up your home before renting… [Read More]

A Houston Property Management Guide

Should You Rent or Sell? A Houston Property Management Guide

November 10, 2014

The United States’ housing market has been tumultuous in the last decade. Many homeowners have struggled to make ends meet in these tough, unpredictable economic times. While recovery is happening, it’s a slow process. If you want to move to a new area, you’re faced with a decision of what to do with your home…. [Read More]

Houston Property Management Company

How to Choose a Houston Property Management Company

November 5, 2014

Every landlord renting out a property in Houston could benefit from a property management company. Particularly for new landlords, failing to use the services of Houston property management companies can mean a lot of extra work, as well as less profit in the long run.

Tips for Tenant Screening

Tips for Tenant Screening

November 4, 2014

Choosing the right tenants is one of the most important parts of being a landlord. The right tenants make being a landlord an easy way to make money, particularly with help from Houston, Woodlands, and Katy property management. The wrong tenants, on the other hand, are bad news.