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Can Rental Properties Fund Your Retirement?

Can Rental Properties Fund Your Retirement?

May 9, 2018

You’re probably well aware that the compounding nature of traditional retirement accounts, such as 401(k)s and IRAs, can make anyone wealthy over time. Even maxing out a Roth IRA each year (and nothing more), can make you pretty comfortable in retirement. But if you want to retire early, live out all of your dreams, and… [Read More]

Renting Your Home After it Didn’t Sell? 7 Things You Need to Know

Renting Your Home After it Didn’t Sell? 7 Things You Need to Know

February 27, 2018

If your home won’t sell and you’re considering renting, you’re not alone. Plenty of people switch from homeowner to landlord when unexpected circumstances arise. Peggy Abkemeier from Rent.com told Time, “We’re finding that a lot of people have houses that they would have sold and now need to rent. The demand is there. One out… [Read More]

7 Tips to Make Your First Rental Property Easier to Manage

7 Tips to Make Your First Rental Property Easier to Manage

February 13, 2018

Rental property is one of the best investments you can make, and on paper, it seems pretty easy to get started. All you have to do is buy a property, pay a flat mortgage rate, and collect rent in excess of your mortgage payments, right? In reality, being a landlord is much more complicated. You’ll… [Read More]

Handling The Summer Rent Slowdown

Can’t Take The Heat? Handling The Summer Rent Slowdown

August 15, 2017

Summer is here, and that can be a tough time on the rental market for Katy-area property owners. Temperatures are rising up north, so all the snowbirds are headed back home, while many families choose to move during the summer to avoid disrupting the school year, leaving your properties empty. What’s a property owner to… [Read More]

finding profitable rental property is one of the most rewarding experiences there is

10 Signals of a Loser Rental Property

September 22, 2016

Finding a profitable rental property is one of the most rewarding experiences there is. It promises a steady monthly income from renters and the potential for more investments in the future. But it’s not easy to find a property in great condition and situated in an excellent neighborhood. Sometimes, you end up with a lost-rental… [Read More]

8 Tips for Selecting Rent Payment Processing Software

8 Tips for Selecting Rent Payment Processing Software

March 26, 2015

In the past, collecting rent was as simple as knocking on your tenant’s door and collecting the money in an envelope. It’s not so easy today.

Turning Your Basement into a Rental Property

12 Tips for Turning Your Basement into a Rental Property

March 17, 2015

When many homes get built, the owners may opt not to finish the basement. They may put their washer and dryer in the basement and use the rest of the space for storage, but everything else goes upstairs.

How to Set the Right Rent for Your Properties

How to Set the Right Rent for Your Properties

February 12, 2015

Whether it’s your first time renting a property, or you’re an experienced landlord, setting the proper rent price will help determine your financial success. Ideally, you would like to set the rent as high as possible to maximize your cash flow. However, in reality, there is more to setting a rent price than determining how… [Read More]


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