5 Alternative Real Estate Investments for Austin Area Investors

Ready to broaden your investment opportunities? Real estate holds value over the long term which can help hedge against inflation. Several alternative options exist for real estate investments in addition to the traditional single-family home, unfamiliar to a majority of investors, these niches are worth investigating. With far less competition, buyers pursuing these avenues are … Continued

Selling Your House in Austin When You Have Kids or Pets

Selling your house in Austin when you have kids or pets brings forth a multitude of challenges. We will cover a few strategies to create an uncomplicated process for you and your family, including your pets. Deep Clean You do not want the first impression to be an unpleasant odor indicative of a cat or … Continued

How to Know if You Should Refinance or Sell Your House in Austin

Many people are strongly attached to their homes and despite changes in their life find it problematic to make the decision to sell. Having built equity in the home over a long period of time, one consideration is refinancing to resolve the issues that brought up the subject in the first place. We will discuss … Continued

How To Sell Your House Before The End of The Year in Austin

Need to sell your house fast? Selling your home quickly becomes paramount when circumstances in life change drastically, such as job loss, sudden death, or economic distress. Likewise, if you have fallen behind on your mortgage payments and wish to avoid foreclosure proceedings, you’ll want to carefully consider your options. We’ll examine how to sell … Continued

5 Tips for Selling an Inherited House in Austin

Family members or close friends commonly enact a will leaving their property holdings to their next of kin or people who meant a lot to them. Inheriting a home is quite common, yet the property is often unwanted. Leaving a recipient holding what is often an unaffordable property, due to upkeep, property taxes, and any … Continued

Pros and Cons of Owning a Vacation Rental in Austin

There are always two sides to every story, especially when it comes to purchasing vacation rentals for use as an income vehicle. Consider these pros and cons of owning a vacation rental in Austin to see the bigger picture and make the right decision for your investment portfolio.  While each situation is unique and can … Continued

How To Sell A Distressed Property in Austin

For those who need to know how to sell a distressed property in Austin, we’ll cover the options you have available. Traditional listings for this type of property are not suggested as they don’t attract most buyers, take far too long, and are too costly for most owners of a distressed property. Life can bring … Continued

How To Know What To Charge Your Tenants in Austin

While it’s extremely important, it can be difficult to zero in on the right rate to charge your tenants. While it’s important to understand and cover all of your expenses, you could lose income potential by underpricing your rental. Likewise, setting the rent too far above the current market average can leave you with an … Continued