Tips for Rental Property Accounting

Tips for Rental Property Accounting
Did you know that 79% of accounting firms offer booking and accounting services to their clients? These agencies are always there to help, but do you really need to hire an accountant for a rental property?The truth is that anyone can learn the skills necessary for property accou...

Learn How to Find Off Market Properties

Learn How to Find Off Market Properties
Are you looking to buy off market properties?From lower sale prices to less competition there are many benefits of buying off market. But if you're new or don't have experience with them, you might not know how to find these sought-after prizes.Keep reading to learn more ...

How to Collect Rent Online

How to Collect Rent Online
“The check is in the mail.”These words have been spoken so often that they’ve become a sad cliche and a poor excuse for unpaid debts. When it comes to rent collection stories, today’s landlords have heard it all. It makes the business of owning property so...

The Importance of Rental Property Inspections

The Importance of Rental Property Inspections
1 in 3 American adults has a criminal record. That's more than 70 million people.As a landlord, you need to do everything you can to protect your properties from criminal activity and other negligent behavior.One of the best ways to find out what's going on at your proper...

4 Helpful Rental Property Maintenance Tips For Landlords

4 Helpful Rental Property Maintenance Tips For Landlords
With the housing market going back up in price, more people are turning to rental options than ever before. If you're a landlord in Houston, this sounds like a perfect way to make some solid cash on your property.That being the case, you'll also want to make sure your ren...

The Importance of a Tenant Criminal Background Check

The Importance of a Tenant Criminal Background Check
A potential tenant is eager to call your Houston property home, and you're just as eager to welcome them. After all, the sooner you do, the sooner you can monetize your real estate investment. But before you do, you need to run a tenant criminal background check.Research show...

Leasing Only Service vs. Full Service Property Management

Leasing Only Service vs. Full Service Property Management
Are you sure that you understand the details of the Fair Credit Reporting Act? Do you have confidence that you're not in danger of violating the Fair Housing Act?When you're a landlord, you have a complicated legal landscape to manage. If you're not on top of your gam...

Tax Benefits of Rental Property

Tax Benefits of Rental Property
Owning rental property brings you a number of benefits. Many properties offer an attractive mix of equity growth and cash flow, but the tax shelter is probably the most appealing benefit. Since rental properties straddle the line between investments and businesses, you typically ...

10 Reasons to Hire a Professional Houston Property Manager

10 Reasons to Hire a Professional Houston Property Manager
Setting the right rental rates: While looking through the classifieds to see what other landlords are charging for similar properties is a fine way to ballpark your rent price, a good property management company will conduct a thorough market study in order to set a rental price ...