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8 Home Improvements For The Autumn Sales Slowdown

8 Home Improvements For The Autumn Sales Slowdown

November 1, 2016

Autumn tends to be a slow time for property owners; people prefer to move in the late spring and summer, whether to avoid uprooting kids during the school year, to avoid extra holiday season chaos, or because college graduates are moving on and setting up in new locales. Everyone has their reasons, but spring and… [Read More]

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11 Green Home Construction Methods Home Builders Should Consider

October 20, 2016

Whether or not you believe in climate change, global warming, and other temperature implications that come from the daily acts of mankind, sustainable construction is a big trend that should be considered when you build a brand new home. According to scientists, these issues are accelerating rapidly, and the construction industry has a huge part… [Read More]

6 Things Successful Landlords Do That Others Don’t

6 Things Successful Landlords Do That Others Don’t

October 4, 2016

Anyone with the right amount of money, a healthy credit score, and access to resources can purchase investment properties and become a landlord. However, there’s a huge difference between being a landlord and being a successful landlord. The latter requires patience, foresight, intelligence, and strategic action. Just because the barriers to entry are relatively low… [Read More]

finding profitable rental property is one of the most rewarding experiences there is

10 Signals of a Loser Rental Property

September 22, 2016

Finding a profitable rental property is one of the most rewarding experiences there is. It promises a steady monthly income from renters and the potential for more investments in the future. But it’s not easy to find a property in great condition and situated in an excellent neighborhood. Sometimes, you end up with a lost-rental… [Read More]

Choosing a Mortgage to Build Real Estate Wealth

Choosing a Mortgage to Build Real Estate Wealth

September 20, 2016

Investing in property in the Houston and Katy areas requires extra skill and savvy. Naturally, you’ll be looking for a property that’s going to be profitable, but investments in this region can easily turn into money pits. These are the primary considerations when you pursue real estate profits here.

buying a new home is an exciting and rewarding venture

The 8 Biggest Mistakes First-Time Homebuyers Make

September 6, 2016

Buying a new home is an exciting and rewarding venture, and if you’re doing it for the first time, these feelings are amplified to an even greater degree. Unfortunately, in all the excitement, it’s easy to lose sight of some key principles that will help you secure the best investment, and make mistakes that could… [Read More]

Vacation Homes: 7 Ways to Attract Repeat Renters

Vacation Homes: 7 Ways to Attract Repeat Renters

August 25, 2016

Managing vacation homes can be both lucrative and tiresome. Some years are good, while others are less than stellar. And while there are plenty of strategies for attracting renters, one thing that separates successful vacation home owners from average ones is their ability to leverage the value of repeat renters year after year. 7 Ways… [Read More]

How to Invest in Real Estate When You’re Broke

How to Invest in Real Estate When You’re Broke

August 9, 2016

If you’ve spent any time watching HGTV, you’ve seen the imposing profits that can come from real-estate investments. A quick Google search yields hundreds more stories about investors who made their fortunes in the housing industry. It’s an attractive investment market, but difficult to enter without a lot of initial capital. Even people who have… [Read More]

4 Things You Should Stop Doing If You’re a Landlord

4 Things You Should Stop Doing If You’re a Landlord

July 22, 2016

You have a lot to do as a landlord. Properties don’t take care of themselves, and it’s your responsibility to see that your properties are in tip-top shape for your tenants. This often has you staring at an impressive number of items on your to-do list. Thinking about your to-do list isn’t necessarily a productive… [Read More]

Looking To Invest? 5 Listing Red Flags To Watch Out For

Looking To Invest? 5 Listing Red Flags To Watch Out For

June 24, 2016

If you’re looking to invest in properties, one skill you’ll need to hone is reading real estate listings. To the untrained eye, a real estate listing is a skeleton – a bare frame that’s only filled by photos and a tour of the property – but to the experienced reader, property descriptions are a code… [Read More]


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