Did your tenant leave without paying the rent?

Did your tenant leave without paying the rent?

What to do when the tenant left without paying the rent In some cases landlords give up too easily, like when it pertains to pursuing a tenant that skips out without paying the last couple months' rental fee.   Landlords commonly feel totally helpless when...

10 Top Reasons You Should Reject a Tenant

10 Top Reasons You Should Reject a Tenant

Hey Houston landlord read carefully the list of 10 reasons for renter application rejection  Sometime it is very tempting to rent to the first tenant that seems like a good fit for your property.  But there are some rules you should evaluate this prospective tenant...

New Eviction Rules for Texas

New Eviction Rules for Texas

I was pleasantly surprised to find we had two judges as guest speakers at the NARPM lunch meeting today. Here are a few things they mentioned that we may need to take into consideration. Changes to the eviction rules for execution became effective September 1, 2013....

What Landlords Need to Know to Go Smoke Free

What Landlords Need to Know to Go Smoke Free

With all the perks of smoke-free rental housing, you could have decided a smoking ban is right for you. There are a number of how-to reviews that lead you through the procedure, yet there are a couple of points you ought to understand before you adopt your own smoking...

Notice to Vacate Texas

Notice to Vacate Texas

Notice to Vacate For Non Payment of Rent Most landlords often want to have a very good relationship with their tenants, characterized by the renter paying their rent in time and adhering to their lease terms. However, there are times when this is harder said than...

Constables Shots Tenant During Eviction

Constables Shots Tenant During Eviction

When you feel that you have an aggressive tenant you really need to take action. This should be handled by one of our agents who will do this in a safe and expeditious manner so that you are at a distance from the actual confrontation if one arises. You need and...

How to Avoid Eviction Problems

How to Avoid Eviction Problems

However thorough you are as a property manager, it is likely that you'll cope with the stress of having to evict a renter. Landlords sometimes are taken by surprise the very first time they go to eviction court and find that it is not always sufficient to merely...

Notice to Vacate Delivered

Notice to Vacate Delivered

Notice to Vacate Delivered by Hand When thinking of renting out a space such as a home, basement, apartment, condo or even a commercial office, it is extremely crucial to have an agreement signed by both the landlord and tenant. However, if you’re dealing with issues...