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Research a Texas Neighborhood

How to Research a Texas Neighborhood Before Buying a Home

December 24, 2019

Buying a new house is exciting, and most homeowners have at least some idea of what they’re looking for. You might have a picture of a two-story home with a certain style, and a specific number of bedrooms or bathrooms, but have you given much thought to the type of neighborhood you want to live… [Read More]

8 Quick Fixes You Can Make When Buying a House

8 Quick Fixes You Can Make When Buying a House

December 19, 2019

Buying a house – whether it’s your “forever home” or a house you’ll only be in for a couple of years – is a big deal. Any time you put down such a large amount of money and attach your name to debt, you want to make sure it’s perfect. The problem is that homes… [Read More]

Workforce Housing

Workforce Housing: What It Is And Why It’s Key To Your Portfolio

December 12, 2019

Savvy real estate investors don’t just buy properties. No, the best investors develop a diversified portfolio that can withstand market fluctuations and provide multiple income streams. For Houston area landlords, this includes investing in workforce housing.

Using the KonMari Method to Prep Your House for Sale

Using the KonMari Method to Prep Your House for Sale

December 10, 2019

Marie Kondo is the award-winning author of the book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. Recently, she started her own Netflix Original reality television show in which she teaches individuals with too much clutter how to clean up their homes and their lives.

6 Ways Landlords Waste Time (and How to Stop!)

Buying a House in 6 Months? Be Proactive

November 26, 2019

Nobody wakes up one morning and suddenly decide they’re going to buy a house. Most of us require weeks and months of preparation to put ourselves in a position where we can follow through on such a vital financial decision.

Are You Struggling to Save for a Down Payment on a House? Here's What You Should Do

Are You Struggling to Save for a Down Payment on a House? Here’s What You Should Do

November 11, 2019

Millions of people dream of one day owning their own home, but either don’t know where to start or have found it impossible to get the momentum they need to afford one.

Thinking Of Selling Your Houston Home?

Thinking Of Selling Your Houston Home? Move Before Predicted 2020 Recession

November 4, 2019

Are you a Houston homeowner considering selling your house? If so, now is the time to act. That’s because, according to experts, home prices are likely at their peak right now, and prices will begin to fall in 2020 with an expected recession. This recession is likely to hit during Q1, after initial predictions that… [Read More]

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

6 Signs It’s Time to Upgrade Your Starter Home

October 21, 2019

When you were young and just starting out on your financial journey, you bought a house. Maybe you bought it as a single person, or perhaps you were newly married. Whatever the case may be, you bought an affordable home in a quality neighborhood and diligently made your monthly mortgage payment to the bank. Then… [Read More]

Should You Start Investing in Real Estate With a Single-Family Rental Property?

Should You Start Investing in Real Estate With a Single-Family Rental Property?

October 18, 2019

There are many good reasons to invest in rental property. You can collect rental income in excess of your ongoing expenses, yielding an immediate profit, and eventually, you should be able to sell the property for more than you originally paid for it.

8 Ways to Reduce Maintenance Costs as a New Homeowner

8 Ways to Reduce Maintenance Costs as a New Homeowner

October 16, 2019

As a new homeowner, you may not have a forgiving budget. You may have dumped your full savings into the down payment of your home, with the understanding that your first few years may be tight. Even if this isn’t the case, you’re probably interested in saving as much money as possible, increasing the financial… [Read More]