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Rent Collection Tips and Strategies for Austin Landlords

Rent Collection Tips and Strategies for Austin Landlords

July 15, 2021

The difference between a successful Austin landlord and an unsuccessful one often boils down to a simple measurement: Steady and predictable cash flow. If there’s one element that has a greater impact on cash flow than almost anything else, it’s collecting rent on time and in full. The Importance of Rent Collection When you sign… [Read More]

Conflict Resolution Tips for Austin Landlords

Conflict Resolution Tips for Austin Landlords

July 13, 2021

Very few people in this world enjoy conflict. For most of us, it’s one of those experiences we try to avoid at all costs. But if you’re an Austin landlord, it’s impossible to elude. Whether small or large, conflicts will surface on occasion. Your success will be highly dependent on how well you’re able to… [Read More]

10 Essential Communication Tips for Austin Property Managers

10 Essential Communication Tips for Austin Property Managers

July 6, 2021

To become a successful real estate investor and property manager in the Austin area, you need to perform a lot of research. It’s crucial to select the most promising properties to purchase in the right neighborhoods … and to negotiate for the best possible price. It’s also important to upgrade, maintain, and market your properties… [Read More]

Before Selling Your Austin Home, Consider Renting It Out

Before Selling Your Austin Home, Consider Renting It Out – Here’s How

July 1, 2021

When people decide to buy a new house and move away from Austin, many assume the best course is to sell their current home. This certainly makes sense for a lot of them. Most of us don’t have a ready reason to own two residences simultaneously, and the proceeds from your first home sale can… [Read More]

How Curb Appeal Can Help You Sell Your Austin Home

How Curb Appeal Can Help You Sell Your Austin Home

June 24, 2021

Just as there are many ways to skin a cat, there are countless approaches to selling a home. But when it comes to your Austin home, there’s one investment that will amplify everything else about the listing. We’re talking about curb appeal! The Importance of Curb Appeal Curb appeal is a trendy buzzword that you’ll… [Read More]

Home Renovation Mistakes Austin Homeowners Make

The Biggest Home Renovation Mistakes Austin Homeowners Make

June 22, 2021

There’s arguably never been a better time to renovate your Austin home. The market is booming and properties that are updated, modern, and well-designed are typically under contract within hours of being listed. (Many for above asking price.) However, don’t let your HGTV obsession convince you that renovating a home is as simple as knocking… [Read More]

Healthy Response to the Eviction Moratorium Extension

Why Selling Your Austin Property Could Be a Healthy Response to the Eviction Moratorium Extension

June 17, 2021

You may have heard that Austin property investors are selling their rental properties in response to the eviction moratorium. The ban on evictions has left thousands of investors with no rental income and an inability to rent to tenants that have the money. If you’re wondering whether selling is a premature move, it’s not. For… [Read More]

What Austin Landlords Need to Know About COVID-19 Rent Relief Programs

What Austin Landlords Need to Know About COVID-19 Rent Relief Programs

June 15, 2021

The entire nation is feeling the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic in the form of mass unemployment. Unfortunately, that unemployment has led to billions of dollars in unpaid rent for the last year. The loss of income has hit property investors pretty hard. If you don’t have alternative sources of income, you’ve probably been struggling… [Read More]

Why Thousands of People are Relocating to Austin, Texas

June 10, 2021

The demand for housing in Austin was off the charts in 2020, and the market is gaining momentum again in 2021. While some people are selling their properties to cash in on the opportunity, the demand far outweighs the supply of available homes. There are several reasons for the continuing high demand. First, Austin has… [Read More]

How to Deal with Hoarders in Austin

Landlords: How to Deal with Hoarders in Austin, Texas

June 8, 2021

Landlords have an overwhelming number of responsibilities for taking care of their properties. The last thing any landlord wants to deal with is a hoarder. Unfortunately, hoarders aren’t just fiction created for daytime television shows – they’re real, and they’re everywhere. If your tenant is a hoarder, you need to act fast before they permanently… [Read More]