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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]

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]

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]

How to Tell If a Houston Neighborhood Is a Good Long-Term Investment

How to Tell If a Houston Neighborhood Is a Good Long-Term Investment

March 16, 2021

There are many valid reasons to invest in property. You might be interested in establishing a good home for your family. You might be interested in creating cash flow for yourself, either to set yourself up for retirement or to diversify your income sources. You may even be interested in flipping properties for short-term gain…. [Read More]

What's the Right Time Horizon for Your Houston Rental Property?

What’s the Right Time Horizon for Your Houston Rental Property?

March 11, 2021

Rental property is a gateway to many great financial outcomes; you can use rental property to generate cash flow and make a steady monthly profit, or you can optimize your portfolio for long-term growth, capitalizing on appreciating home values in a chosen area. Depending on what angle you choose, you may invest in different types… [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]