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How and Why Houston Landlords Should Help Tenants Avoid Eviction During the Pandemic

How and Why Houston Landlords Should Help Tenants Avoid Eviction During the Pandemic

April 22, 2021

Renters all over the world are in major financial trouble and can’t afford to pay rent. Millions of people across the U.S. have lost their jobs. The 2020 stay-at-home orders and economic shutdowns have forced tens of thousands of small businesses to close their doors permanently. Houston is no exception. Normally, you’d evict tenants for… [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]

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]

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]

Real Estate Business Card Tips for Houston Landlords and Investors

Real Estate Business Card Tips for Houston Landlords and Investors

March 4, 2021

In the digital age of social media, sales funnels, and PPC advertising, it’s easy to lose sight of some of the networking basics that have worked for decades. And as a Houston landlord or real estate investor, you shouldn’t quickly forget the power of a physical business card. With the right approach, a business card… [Read More]

5 Ways Houston Landlords Can Grow Their Sphere of Influence

5 Ways Houston Landlords Can Grow Their Sphere of Influence

March 2, 2021

In the world of networking, the term “sphere of influence,” otherwise known as your “sphere,” is an important concept that carries with it massive implications. And if you want to build a successful and lucrative business investing in real estate, you need to continually grow your sphere with purpose and intentionality. What is a Sphere… [Read More]

How to Make a Positive First Impression on Houston Tenants

Welcome Week: How to Make a Positive First Impression on Houston Tenants

February 25, 2021

Tenants are often the ones trying to make a positive first impression on landlords – hoping to convince them to choose their rental application over a thick stack of other similarly qualified applicants. But first impressions matter for landlords, too. If you want to increase your chances for success, you need to connect with tenants… [Read More]

Don’t Let a Bad Economy Prevent You From Attracting High Quality Tenants in Katy, Texas

Don’t Let a Bad Economy Prevent You From Attracting High Quality Tenants in Katy, Texas

February 23, 2021

Under normal circumstances, renting out a property in Katy, Texas is relatively easy considering the greater Houston area has seen steady growth for years. People love moving to Katy for the reputable schools, good neighborhoods, job opportunities, strong local economy, and affordability. However, ever since the coronavirus pandemic started, things have been a little shaky…. [Read More]