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8 Tasks San Antonio Homebuyers Should Complete After Closing on a House

8 Tasks San Antonio Homebuyers Should Complete After Closing on a House

August 3, 2021

For many San Antonio homebuyers, closing day feels like the finish line. And while in many ways it is the culmination of the homebuying process, it’s really just the beginning. As soon as you sign those papers and the previous owner hands over the keys, it’s time to get to work. The process of being… [Read More]

The 6 Best Ways San Antonio Landlord’s Can Spend $1K

The 6 Best Ways San Antonio Landlord’s Can Spend $1K

July 27, 2021

There’s a common misconception in the general marketplace that landlords are greedy penny-pinchers who look for every opportunity to make an extra buck. But those aren’t the landlords we interact with. Most of the San Antonio landlords we know understand the importance of value creation and are focused on providing quality housing for their tenants…. [Read More]

The Austin Homeowner’s Guide to Kitchen Remodels

The Austin Homeowner’s Guide to Kitchen Remodels

July 22, 2021

Given a hot real estate market and low interest rates, many Austin homeowners are looking for ways to improve the value and enjoyment of their properties. If that includes remodeling a house, there’s one room that promises more bang for your buck. We’re talking about the kitchen, of course! Kitchen Remodel ROI: A Look at… [Read More]

Rent Collection Tips and Strategies for Austin Landlords

Rent Collection Tips and Strategies for Austin Landlords

July 15, 2021

The difference between a successful Austin landlord and an unsuccessful one often boils down to a simple measurement: Steady and predictable cash flow. If there’s one element that has a greater impact on cash flow than almost anything else, it’s collecting rent on time and in full. The Importance of Rent Collection When you sign… [Read More]

Conflict Resolution Tips for Austin Landlords

Conflict Resolution Tips for Austin Landlords

July 13, 2021

Very few people in this world enjoy conflict. For most of us, it’s one of those experiences we try to avoid at all costs. But if you’re an Austin landlord, it’s impossible to elude. Whether small or large, conflicts will surface on occasion. Your success will be highly dependent on how well you’re able to… [Read More]

10 Essential Communication Tips for Austin Property Managers

10 Essential Communication Tips for Austin Property Managers

July 6, 2021

To become a successful real estate investor and property manager in the Austin area, you need to perform a lot of research. It’s crucial to select the most promising properties to purchase in the right neighborhoods … and to negotiate for the best possible price. It’s also important to upgrade, maintain, and market your properties… [Read More]

Before Selling Your Austin Home, Consider Renting It Out

Before Selling Your Austin Home, Consider Renting It Out – Here’s How

July 1, 2021

When people decide to buy a new house and move away from Austin, many assume the best course is to sell their current home. This certainly makes sense for a lot of them. Most of us don’t have a ready reason to own two residences simultaneously, and the proceeds from your first home sale can… [Read More]

Why Landlords End Up Unprofitable in Austin

10 Reasons Why Landlords End Up Unprofitable in Austin

June 29, 2021

Many people choose to invest in property and become landlords in Austin so they can realize a consistent, reliable monthly profit. In the right neighborhood, you can easily collect rental income that exceeds the monthly expenses the properties entail … often by several hundred dollars. This cash flow can help you secure a stable retirement,… [Read More]

How Curb Appeal Can Help You Sell Your Austin Home

How Curb Appeal Can Help You Sell Your Austin Home

June 24, 2021

Just as there are many ways to skin a cat, there are countless approaches to selling a home. But when it comes to your Austin home, there’s one investment that will amplify everything else about the listing. We’re talking about curb appeal! The Importance of Curb Appeal Curb appeal is a trendy buzzword that you’ll… [Read More]

Home Renovation Mistakes Austin Homeowners Make

The Biggest Home Renovation Mistakes Austin Homeowners Make

June 22, 2021

There’s arguably never been a better time to renovate your Austin home. The market is booming and properties that are updated, modern, and well-designed are typically under contract within hours of being listed. (Many for above asking price.) However, don’t let your HGTV obsession convince you that renovating a home is as simple as knocking… [Read More]