Category Archives: House Rental

Midland Housing Market is Booming, Leaving Few Options for Renters

If you are planning on transferring to Midland, Texas before January 1st, you may be surprised to see the quiet housing market that you remember during the holiday season is gone. There are currently only  300 homes for sale and only 7 … Continue reading

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Rent Being Provided for Victims of Texas Wildfires

The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs has allocated nearly $726,000 to assist homeowners who suffered damages from wildfires this year. If it is approved, homeowners that were displaced by wildfires could receive money to demolish and reconstruct their … Continue reading

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Texas Contributes $950,000 to Senior Rental Housing Expansion

The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, along with State Representative Jim Pitts, has just announced a funding award to private developers constructing a new, affordable rental property located in Midlothian that is supposed to help; bring stability to the lives of older tenants while simultaneously providing a shot of adrenaline to the local economy. Continue reading

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New Property Manager Section for HomeAway’s Community

HomeAway Incorporated just introduced a property manager-specific section on the site’s Community from HomeAway site. Community, which was originally launched with a focus on vacation rental owners, now has a designated area for vacation rental managers that are interested in sharing information as well as interacting with others who hold the same desire for enhancing their vacation rental business. Continue reading

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Investing in Austin Rental Property Has Its Benefits

Despite out country’s abysmal economy and a housing crunch that continues to beat up on housing prices throughout the country, there are still a lot of places where real estate is a very good long-term investment. The key to success when it comes to investing in real estate is hiring the right team to help you identify and purchase the right property in the right area. Continue reading

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HomeAway Beats Analysts’ Estimates

HomeAway Incorporated has some good news for investors and fans as the company has just announced third quarter sales that topped analysts’ estimates as the company expanded to other countries and consumers used property rentals to make money, despite the current economic slump. Continue reading

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FEMA Provides Temporary Housing to Wildfire Victims

A plethora of temporary housings from FEMA have arrived in Texas for victims of the recent wildfires who live in Bastrop, Texas. Many people have already begun moving into the temporary homes with FEMA stating that more housing units are … Continue reading

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Victims of Texas Wildfires Struggle to Find Rental Properties

Due to the recent wildfires that occurred in Bastrop County Texas, as well as other locations around Central Texas, displaced residents that are looking for temporary places to live are discovering that the Texas rental market is pretty tight at the moment. Continue reading

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More Investors Renting Homes Instead of Reselling Them

An increase in demand from owner-occupant home buyers has forced investors to rent out nearly half of the homes they purchase, as opposed to buying them, renovating them and reselling them to other prospective home owners. Continue reading

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Texas Sees an Increase in North Texan Landlords

If you live in or around North Texas then it is the perfect time to think about becoming a first-time landlord. Don’t believe me? Then just look at the growing number of North Texas residents that are buying homes only to rent them out to other people. Continue reading

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