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4 Strange Ways Houston Tenants Might Damage Your Property

How to Handle These 4 Strange Ways Houston Tenants Might Damage Your Property

April 20, 2021

Property damage is unavoidable. If you haven’t had to deal with destruction yet, you will at some point in your career. Some tenants simple aren’t able to avoid harming walls, screens, closet doors, and ceilings. Small holes, scuffs, and scratches beyond normal wear and tear are often caused by carelessness. For example, a tenant might… [Read More]

Tenant is Keeping an Exotic or Dangerous Animal in Houston

What to Do if Your Tenant is Keeping an Exotic or Dangerous Animal in Houston

April 15, 2021

Landlord-tenant disputes over pets are probably unavoidable. At some point, you’ll have a tenant who gets a dog or a cat without permission or avoids paying the required pet deposit. However, such matters are mild compared to finding out your tenant has a dangerous or exotic animal. Discovering an exotic animal in your tenant’s possession… [Read More]

How to Create the Perfect Welcome Package for Your Houston Tenants

How to Create the Perfect Welcome Package for Your Houston Tenants

April 13, 2021

Maintaining a strong relationship with your tenants will play a crucial role in your success as a landlord. Though there are plenty of ways to strengthen and keep your tenant relationships throughout the course of a lease, you can start building a good relationship by gifting your tenants with a welcome package. Providing a welcome… [Read More]

Austin House Flipping Mistakes

Flip-Flop: 5 Austin House Flipping Mistakes

April 8, 2021

In real estate investing, “money” is the name of the game. And while no strategy offers a better opportunity to walk away with fast profits than house flipping, it’s also one of the riskiest investment options for a newbie Austin investor who doesn’t understand what he’s getting into. Unfortunately, this often leads to costly mistakes… [Read More]

6 Networking Tips for Austin Real Estate Investors

6 Networking Tips for Austin Real Estate Investors

April 6, 2021

For Austin real estate investors, networking is one of the foundational pillars for success. As the popular saying goes, “It’s not what you know, but who you know.” You can have all of the head knowledge, but if you don’t have rich relationships with the right people, you’re going to come up short. Take the… [Read More]

Is It Better to Flip a Property in Houston or Turn It Into a Rental?

Is It Better to Flip a Property in Houston or Turn It Into a Rental?

April 1, 2021

Houston is a great city for real estate investors, with a plethora of valuable neighborhoods and lucrative investment opportunities. But if you score a good deal on a valuable home, you may not be sure about the best way forward. Should you flip property in Houston, or is it more profitable to turn it into… [Read More]

Seller's Market in Houston

How to Tell If It’s a Seller’s Market in Houston

March 30, 2021

You might have heard that it’s a seller’s market in Houston. Or you might know that it’s generally regarded as a seller’s market throughout the country. But what does that actually mean? Is it really a good time for homeowners in Houston to sell their houses? And if so, how much do you stand to… [Read More]

Increase Profitability for Your Houston Rental Property

10 Ways to Increase Profitability for Your Houston Rental Property

March 23, 2021

Rental properties remain one of the most common and most lucrative investments you can make. Throughout your ownership of the property, you’ll be able to collect monthly rent from tenants, exceeding your monthly expenses in most cases. On top of that, you’ll benefit from the long-term appreciation of the property – rising prices in a… [Read More]

10 Reasons No One Is Buying Your Katy Home

10 Reasons No One Is Buying Your Katy Home

March 18, 2021

If you’re ready to move to a different home, or if you want to cash in on your Katy property investment, it will be time to put your property up for sale. It’s normal for a home sale to take somewhere between 65 and 93 days, depending on the local market, the state of the… [Read More]

Is It Better to Buy an Old House or Build a New One in Houston

Is It Better to Buy an Old House or Build a New One in Houston?

March 9, 2021

There are many good reasons to buy a piece of Houston real estate, whether you’re interested in finding a home for your family or are looking to establish a rental property for recurring income. Houston is a high-growth area with a diverse range of properties available—but there are also plenty of opportunities to build new… [Read More]