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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]

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]

Finding Real Estate Deals in Houston

The Best-Kept Secrets of Finding Real Estate Deals in Houston

March 25, 2021

If you want to find your first rental property or expand your portfolio with high-profitability units, you’ll need to keep your eyes peeled for good real estate deals in Houston. You’re looking for valuable, high-growth properties that are being sold for reasonable, if not downright cheap prices. The problem is, you have a lot of… [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]

The Pros and Cons of Including Landscaping Services in Your Houston Lease

Strategies for Renting or Selling Your Houston Property in an Uncertain Economy

February 11, 2021

There will always be situations that change the state of Houston’s housing market. However, the current coronavirus pandemic has made one of the most dramatic impacts ever seen. Some experts say the negative impacts are mostly caused by fear, but potential home buyers and renters have a good reason to be concerned. Even with a… [Read More]

The 6 Components of Marketing Houston Real Estate Properties Online

The 6 Components of Marketing Houston Real Estate Properties Online

February 9, 2021

Marketing properties in Houston isn’t much different than marketing anywhere else. The main difference is that you’ll want to target Houston-specific keywords for SEO through PPC ads and content marketing. Other than that, basic marketing principles apply. If you’ve decided not to hire a professional marketing agency and run your own campaign instead, make sure… [Read More]

Are There Alternatives to Selling Your Katy Home?

Are There Alternatives to Selling Your Katy Home?

January 14, 2021

If you’re getting ready to move to a new location, you’re likely considering selling your Katy, Texas home. It’s a natural part of the process that most current homeowners go through, and it’s considered to be the only real option. However, the selling process can be time consuming, stressful, and in some cases, unprofitable. It’s… [Read More]

Selling a Houston Property? These Deal Breakers Could Make it Hard

Selling a Houston Property? These Deal Breakers Could Make it Hard

January 7, 2021

Whether it’s an investment property, primary residence, or vacation home, you always want to get the highest possible value on the sale of a property. But sometimes there are circumstances that make this nearly impossible. And if your property is subjected to one of these factors, you could face a long road ahead. 7 Issues… [Read More]

Fall Sale Season: 7 Tips For Prepping Your Katy Listings

Fall Sale Season: 7 Tips For Prepping Your Katy Listings

December 24, 2020

There’s no bad time to sell a house in Texas. Unlike northern states where you might have to worry about moving in the middle of a snowstorm if your house sells in January, home sales peak at radically different times of the year throughout the state. One great thing about preparing your Katy home for… [Read More]