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6 Smart Ways Landlords Reduce Liability

6 Smart Ways Landlords Reduce Liability

September 23, 2019

Although investment properties often yield a predictable cash flow and healthy margins, they can also open you to substantial levels of risk. Those risks are significant enough that some people just avoid this form of investment.

Landlords: Don’t Make Things Harder Than They Have to Be

Landlords: Don’t Make Things Harder Than They Have to Be

September 20, 2019

Nobody becomes a landlord thinking, “I sure wish I had something else on my plate right now.” No … in most cases, people invest in rental properties with the dream of generating passive streams of income that require little work or effort.

8 Reasons You Probably Aren’t Cut Out to Buy a Fixer-Upper

8 Reasons You Probably Aren’t Cut Out to Buy a Fixer-Upper

September 18, 2019

If you binge-watch enough 30-minute TV episodes, or spend a substantial amount of time scrolling through Pinterest boards, you might eventually be tempted to buy a fixer-upper for your next home.

Buying a House: It’s Not For Everyone

Buying a House: It’s Not For Everyone

September 16, 2019

Conventional wisdom says, “Buy a house! It’s the American Dream!” Indeed, millions have found this works for them over the years … but many have also had the opposite experience.

The 10 Phases of Selling a House

The 10 Phases of Selling a House

September 9, 2019

Selling a home for the first time can be nerve-wracking, especially if you’re looking to buy a new house and aren’t sure how the timing is going to work out. The process can get complicated, which is why it’s important to work with a selling agent (and possibly a lawyer), but the better you understand… [Read More]

Airbnb vs. Long-Term Rental: Which is The Best Rental Strategy?

Airbnb vs. Long-Term Rental: Which is The Best Rental Strategy?

January 11, 2019

While we often use oversimplified terms to describe real estate investments, every situation is unique. When it comes to rental properties and identifying the best rental strategy, some investors find short-term investments to be most profitable, while others prefer long-term rentals. Understanding how each could fit into your overarching strategy will allow you to make… [Read More]

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A Guide to Renting Your House and Buying Another One

September 17, 2015

The paths people take to becoming landlords are very unique. Some people plan on becoming a landlord and purchase investment properties to satisfy this objective. Others sort of stumble into the role. Regardless of how you get there, though, being a landlord is a lucrative long-term opportunity with many financial rewards.

The Woodlands Texas Property Management Guide for Preparing Your Home for Rental

The Woodlands Texas Property Management Guide for Preparing Your Home for Rental

November 11, 2014

If you’ve decided to rent your residential property, you’ve made a good decision. Renting in Houston is a wise investment, and you stand to make a profit through the process. To maximize your investment as a landlord, you must properly prepare your home for rental. Follow these tips to fix up your home before renting… [Read More]

A Houston Property Management Guide

Should You Rent or Sell? A Houston Property Management Guide

November 10, 2014

The United States’ housing market has been tumultuous in the last decade. Many homeowners have struggled to make ends meet in these tough, unpredictable economic times. While recovery is happening, it’s a slow process. If you want to move to a new area, you’re faced with a decision of what to do with your home…. [Read More]