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What to Do if You Have a Holdover Tenant in Your Houston Rental Property

What to Do if You Have a Holdover Tenant in Your Houston Rental Property

January 21, 2021

When a landlord offers a property for lease and an individual submits an application to rent the property, the application is either accepted or denied. When it’s accepted, the two parties enter into a lease agreement, which involves signing legally binding papers. This lease agreement dictates when a tenant is to move out and/or what… [Read More]

A Houston Landlord’s Guide to Increasing Focus

A Houston Landlord’s Guide to Increasing Focus

January 19, 2021

It doesn’t matter what line of work you’re in, focus is an integral component of success. If you aren’t focused, you’ll squash productivity and squander the opportunities that are presented to you. And as a Houston landlord, it’s an especially integral ingredient in your overall recipe for optimizing ROI. Macro vs. Micro Focus Focus is… [Read More]

How Houston Property Investors Can Deal With Low Inventory

How Houston Property Investors Can Deal With Low Inventory

January 12, 2021

For many years, Houston has been a promising city for property investors. There are dozens of interesting neighborhoods and suburbs, ripe with a diverse range of different properties, and demand for homes in the Houston area has been surging. However, in recent years, the extra demand and attention has been problematic for property investors in… [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]

How to Spend Less Time Managing Your Houston Rental Properties

How to Spend Less Time Managing Your Houston Rental Properties

January 5, 2021

Rental properties in Houston are an incredibly valuable investment. Renter demand is high, so you should have no trouble finding a tenant who wants to move in. Price to rent ratios are favorable, so you should easily recover all your expenses each month. And on top of that, Houston is one of the fastest growing… [Read More]

In The Eye Of The Storm: Your Houston Hurricane Survival Guide

In The Eye Of The Storm: Your Houston Hurricane Survival Guide

December 22, 2020

When Hurricane Laura swept through the southwest in late August, Houston was lucky, escaping mostly unscathed. As we know from past experiences, such as the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey in 2017, that isn’t always the case. The “once in a century” storm killed at least 68 people in the area and caused billions in… [Read More]

COVID Spread In Multifamily Properties: What Houston Landlords Should Know

COVID Spread In Multifamily Properties: What Houston Landlords Should Know

December 17, 2020

Harris County, home to Houston, is still struggling with high rates of COVID-19 infections. Though as of August 29, Texas Medical Center (TMC) reported a 6% positivity rate on all tests, the nine-county Greater Houston area remains around 10%. This is well above the sub-5% rate TMC hopes to see over a two week period… [Read More]

5 Practical Tips and Tactics for Investing in a Downtown Houston Loft

5 Practical Tips and Tactics for Investing in a Downtown Houston Loft

December 15, 2020

When most people think about the Houston area, they picture big single-family homes and ranches. But there’s something to be said for being in the thick of it – right in the heart of downtown. And if you want to live downtown, or invest in a rental property there, you might consider a loft. What… [Read More]

Helpful Tips and Inspiration for Starting a Houston Real Estate Investing Biz

Helpful Tips and Inspiration for Starting a Houston Real Estate Investing Biz

December 10, 2020

Do you have a dream of investing in real estate? Do you want to generate an additional stream of income that ultimately supports you through retirement? Are you serious about building a portfolio of income-producing properties? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you’re a good candidate for starting your own real… [Read More]

How to Calculate and Improve ROI on a Houston Rental Property

How to Calculate and Improve ROI on a Houston Rental Property

December 3, 2020

While real estate investing can be exciting and personally rewarding, it’s not something people do for fun. The primary purpose of investing is to build wealth. And you do this by generating a return on your investment, also known as ROI. But what does that really look like? In other words, how do you determine… [Read More]