How to Talk to Your Kids About Moving Out of TX

Moving with kids is never easy, but the stress can amplify when you move out of TX. Juggling day-to-day life with children is already demanding, and while adults may understand that the move has to happen, it can be overwhelming when your children learn their world will change, and there may be some upset.  We’ve … Continued

Why You Should Rethink Selling Your House to a Houston Investor

With a strong seller’s market, you may wonder why selling your home to a professional investor would make sense. Unfortunately, not all properties and not all situations allow for listing and selling a house on the Houston real estate market. When a traditional listing isn’t the right fit, you may seek another more convenient option. … Continued

What Investors Should Know About Mixed-Use Properties in Houston

A mixed-use property contains three or more land uses, such as residential, retail, and parking within a carefully designed walkable community in the same or adjoining structures. Mixed-use falls under the commercial property category. You will frequently see an example of mixed-use real estate in commercial buildings located on busier thoroughfares with both offices and … Continued

How to Rezone a Property in Houston

There are many reasons to seek rezoning; as a real estate investor, you are likely to encounter the need for rezoning, typically when developing land for specific purposes, be it housing developments or commercial enterprises, industrial, agricultural, or a mixed-use.  Zoning is often outdated, and commissioners are perfectly willing to update zoning. Be prepared for … Continued

5 Benefits of Downsizing Your House in Houston

In real estate today, less is more! There is a trend towards smaller homes for many reasons; families have fewer children on one end of the spectrum, the well-known 2.5 children under the age of 18 per household have dropped, now coming in at an average of 1.93. Often, homeowners find rooms that once were … Continued

How to Sell a House With Liens in Houston

Should the process of a title search reveal existing liens, it can certainly clog up the gears on the sale of your home. A lien is a legal notice of an unpaid debt. For example, suppose you feel the claim details are incorrect or that the creditor filed the lien on your property in error. … Continued