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Do I have to allow assistance animals in my rental homes? 

02/23/2016 | Author: Editorial Staff

What federal law says about a “no pets” policy

Categories: Property Management, Legal, Landlords, Renters

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4 expenses homebuyers should keep in mind

01/29/2016 | Author: Jaime Lee

Owning a home costs more than the sale price.

Categories: Buyers, Homeowners, Renters

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How REALTORS® are like ducks

01/22/2016 | Author: Marty Kramer

You may not be aware of everything your Texas REALTOR® is doing on your behalf

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Landlords, Renters

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6 reasons to contact a REALTOR® in 2016

12/31/2015 | Author: Jaime Lee

Work with a professional when buying, selling, or leasing real estate in the new year.

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Landlords, Homeowners, Renters

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What security devices do landlords have to install?

12/29/2015 | Author: Editorial Staff

Texas property owners are required to install certain security devices on rental property.

Categories: Property Management, Landlords, Renters

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Can I get my lease application fee back?

12/01/2015 | Author: Legal Staff

Find out if a refused applicant can get reimbursed.

Categories: Legal, Landlords, Renters

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4 benefits to being an off-season homebuyer

11/06/2015 | Author: Jaime Lee

Don’t let cooler temperatures keep you from buying your next home.

Categories: Buyers, Renters

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When the landlord must rekey locks

10/20/2015 | Author: Editorial Staff

Does it matter if the landlord is the only person who's ever lived in the leased property?

Categories: Governmental Affairs, Landlords, Renters

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5 to-dos for first-time homebuyers

10/09/2015 | Author: Jaime Lee

You have a few tasks to accomplish early in your house hunt.

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Renters

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How to get answers to your real estate questions

09/18/2015 | Author: Editorial Staff

Here’s the most reliable source for information.

Categories: Buyers, Sellers, Landlords, Homeowners, Renters