4 Tips for Interviewing Prospective Tenants for Your Dallas Rental Property

With your investment strategy lined up, it’s time to prepare yourself for the tenants in your investment properties. But before you put on your landlord hat and begin conducting interviews, as a landlord, you’re responsible for being aware of local, state, and federal laws that govern discrimination and your screening criteria for tenants.  Now, of … Continued

5 Property Management Mistakes Dallas Investors Often Make

Property management matters from the selection of tenants and all that follows. The best location and building in the world won’t overcome the cost of poor management; when tenant complaints are ignored, as a rule, it can become troublesome. Leaving unresolved tenants and management can also lead to non-payment of rent in protest of poor … Continued

5 Things You Can do to Keep Good Tenants in Dallas

Please don’t go! With happier tenants overall, your turnover rates will be lower than the average in Dallas, and your income will be steady and reliable, making you a happy landlord. And once you have gone through the trouble of a thorough screening process and have located exceptional tenants, you simply will not want them … Continued

What to do if Your Tenants Cause Damage to Your Dallas Rental Property

There is a great deal to learn about the real estate investment business. While everything can look great about your investment property on paper, dealing with people is not so cut and dried as working with numbers. Whatever you do, do not skip any step in screening tenants, especially checking references and contacting previous landlords. … Continued

Short Sale vs Foreclosure – What’s the Difference in Dallas?

Whether you’re a buyer or a borrower/seller, a short sale, and foreclosure each present different advantages and difficulties. What Is A Foreclosure In Dallas, Texas? In simple terms… “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his mortgage loan payments and the bank repossessed the home” (source).  If you stop … Continued

Costs of Selling Your Dallas House With an Agent vs. to an Investor

The decision to sell your home is a big one. Now that you’re ready to sell, you must consider the method you select to sell your home. While most homeowners first thought is to call a licensed real estate agent, why not consider the alternative of selling to a professional investor, like those at WeBuyHouseDallas.com.  … Continued

5 Benefits of Using Owner Financing to Sell Your House in Dallas

Owner financing available! You may have seen this advertised, but what does it mean. While you still hold ownership, you can sell your property through owner financing and gain a great deal of profit on your investment. There is commonly a time limit on the loan to allow the buyers time to straighten out their … Continued

Costs of Holding Onto An Inherited House in Dallas

So, you have inherited a house, while this may sound exciting, the reality is less than a pleasure. The truth, however, is that you have inherited expenses along with the house. Well-intentioned loved ones all too often leave their property in their will to beneficiaries that are already struggling to afford their monthly bills. Often, … Continued

5 Things You Should Know About Dallas FSBO Property Listings

FSBO property listings are one option for homeowners in Dallas. “Let’s sell it ourselves and save all of those real estate agent commission fees for ourselves!” Sounds great, right? When it comes to FSBO listings for sale by owner, going it alone isn’t always the right move. The process of selling a home is much … Continued

How to Sell Your Dallas House in a Hot Market

It’s no secret that it is a hot market right now in the real estate world. Low housing inventory and high demand should mean that your home would sell quickly. Homeowners are often left to wonder why their house just is not selling or even getting any showings when the Dallas real estate market is … Continued

5 Tips for Selling Your Multi-Family Property in Dallas

Unlike a private home, selling your multi-family property involves several people, depending on the number of units. Sellers must put a great deal of consideration into the transaction to ensure they aren’t crossing any legal lines regarding the laws, rules, and regulations of Dallas by which multi-family property owners must abide. Failure to do so … Continued

5 Reasons to Sell Your House As-Is in Dallas

Do you need to sell your house in Dallas? For homes that need updates, remodeling, or total rehabbing, standard real estate sales listings are not necessarily the best option to sell for a fair price. Some homeowners are not financially or physically able to carry out the necessary work to compete on the Dallas market.  … Continued