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_4 Reasons Hiring a Property Management Firm Is Like Putting Money in Your Pocket

4 Reasons Hiring a Property Management Firm Is Like Putting Money in Your Pocket

December 5, 2023

Did you know the average price for a home in Texas in mid-2023 was $303,414?  Considering the cost of buying a home, you’ll want to invest in keeping it in great shape. That’s even more the case if you’re buying an investment property with plans to rent it out. Many Texans buy rental properties to… [Read More]

_Networking Hacks for Real Estate Investors and Landlords

Networking Hacks for Real Estate Investors and Landlords

October 26, 2023

As a real estate investor, rental property owner, and landlord, your ability to grow your portfolio with high-ROI properties that generate substantial cash flow for you and your family is highly dependent on who you know. The more people of influence and power you know, the more opportunities you get to purchase properties that haven’t… [Read More]

How to Stay Organized as an Austin Landlord

How to Stay Organized as an Austin Landlord

October 24, 2023

Being a landlord can be a rewarding journey, but it comes with its fair share of responsibilities. Whether you’re managing a single property or a portfolio of rentals, staying organized is what’s going to keep you stress-free and allow for longevity in this investment niche.  Let this post serve as a comprehensive guide on how… [Read More]

7 Reasons to Hire a Property Manager If You Own Multiple Rental Properties

7 Reasons to Hire a Property Manager If You Own Multiple Rental Properties

October 12, 2023

If you plan to build an investment property portfolio, don’t stretch yourself too thin.  Real estate can fit within a comprehensive investment strategy. In addition to buying stocks, mutual funds, index funds, and other financial vehicles, you might add one or more rental properties. Rental income, property appreciation, and the monetization option can be enticing…. [Read More]

Are You a First-Time Rental Property Owner Do These 5 Things!

Are You a First-Time Rental Property Owner? Do These 5 Things!

October 10, 2023

While buying a rental property is a dream for many people, that dream can turn into a nightmare if you’re not careful. Many potential pitfalls exist for investment property owners. That’s especially true if you’re new to the space and are still trying to figure things out. That’s one reason it pays to hire a… [Read More]

5 Signs You Need a Property Manager for Your Rental Unit

5 Signs You Need a Property Manager for Your Rental Unit

October 3, 2023

Owning rental properties is a dream for many people living in Texas, and for good reason.  You can get passive income for years or decades by buying real estate at reasonable prices and finding quality tenants — and then you can monetize your investment by selling the real estate. According to one source, pundits aren’t… [Read More]

How to Avoid Renting to Nightmare Tenants in Austin

How to Avoid Renting to Nightmare Tenants in Austin

September 14, 2023

There are three basic categories of tenants: great tenants, decent tenants, and nightmare tenants. Unfortunately, nightmare tenants can slip through the cracks undetected, but there are things you can do to increase your chances of filtering them out during the tenant screening process. If you own rental property, here’s what you need to know about… [Read More]

How to Improve Tenant Retention Through Addressing Maintenance Concerns

How to Improve Tenant Retention Through Addressing Maintenance Concerns

September 12, 2023

Addressing a tenant’s concerns quickly and efficiently is one of the most important things you can do as a landlord and property owner to improve tenant retention. It’s even more important than having competitive rental rates, nice amenities, and move-in specials, like free rent for the first month. Most tenants will appreciate amenities and a… [Read More]

5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Getting into Property Management

5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Getting into Property Management

September 7, 2023

Property management is an industry that just about anyone can enter – but not everyone should. If it were easy, everyone would be doing it! To be successful in the industry, it takes experience, strategy, and patience. Sometimes, even that isn’t enough. The to-do list is never-ending. Sometimes, rather than focusing on what should be… [Read More]

A Property Manager's Guide to Refinancing Rental Properties

A Property Manager’s Guide to Refinancing Rental Properties

September 5, 2023

Many real estate investors proudly take advantage of financial leverage, borrowing as much money as possible to finance their property purchases. This is typically an advantageous move, giving them access to more purchasing power without much effort or sacrifice required – at the cost of making monthly mortgage payments for the next 15 to 30… [Read More]


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