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Lynn Caison…, Real Estate Pro in Rockport, TX
The average monthly rent for an apartment increased in the most recent quarter to $1,099, up 0.8 percent from the first quarter of this year and up 3.4 percent year over year, according to Reis Inc., a… Read more
Blogged Thu Jul 3, 2014 by Lynn Caison Johnson Rental Basics Rentals
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David, Real Estate Pro in Tucson, AZ
David answered:
Can a home be rented while a red tag is in place?
Red tags in Tucson are for an "unruly gathering". Yes the home can be rented.
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Carlisle Mit…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
The History of Feudalism and LandlordsThe classic Francois-Louis Ganshof version of feudalism describes a set of reciprocal legal and military obligations among the warrior nobility, revolving around the… Read more
Blogged Mon Jun 16, 2014 by Carlisle Mitchell Rental Basics Rentals Home Ownership
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Carlisle Mit…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Renter's Insurance is a form of property insurance that provides coverage for a policy holder's belongings and liability within a rental property. Renter's insurance applies to persons renting or subletting… Read more
Blogged Mon Jun 16, 2014 by Carlisle Mitchell Rental Basics Home Insurance Rentals
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Vanessaa_x, Home Buyer in Springfield, VA
Vanessaa_x answered:
Pit bull friendly apartment list in Houston?
Having the same problem! Did you ever find a place that allows you too?
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Roberta Stor…, Real Estate Pro in 77057
Roberta Storey answered:
I am currenly renting a apartment. My lease contract is 1 yr if I buy a house and move out before my lease expired do I have to pay penalty if any ?
Hello Chris,

I suggest that you carefully read your lease and go in and speak with the management. Each company may vary on their rules in this situation.

I have experienced this ... more
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Quinntonia G…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Quinntonia Glover answered:
Are apartments allowed to tell my husband that I can't live as an occupant with him because I have previous landlord debt? I don't work and he does.
Unfortunately anyone over the age of 18 history is considered. Your best option would probably be to look for a property strictly by owner who may be lenient on credit. Good luck on you ... more
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Chris Prince, Real Estate Pro in 77019
Chris Prince answered:
Becoming a leasing agent. What can any agent do or what can only brokers do?
Hi Dan. Just to clarify, you don't need a real estate license to be a leasing agent at an apartment complex or in new home sales working for a builder. They both might be good avenue ... more
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Carolyn Wolfe, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Carolyn Wolfe answered:
I'm currently looking for a house to rent for my mother-in-law. It would need to accomadate being close to The Lone College North Harris.
Depending on your price range, there are numerous neighborhoods not far from the LoneSTar North Harris Campus.

Do expect to pay an extra security deposit for your pets, and unfortun ... more
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Al Geffon, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Al Geffon answered:
Relocating to Houston from Cleveland Ohio. Looking for a 3 bedroom single house for me and my family. Northeast side around $850 a month
Charles ...

Houston has a reputation for more affordable housing ... but not these days. We're in the midst of an active sellers' market, with more folks looking for homes than ther ... more
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Adam Shrum, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Adam Shrum answered:
do you have a short term list ?
Tamer, I can send you a list of apartments that have 3 month term options. Just let me know area, price range, and number of bedrooms: adam@apartmentscience.com
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 2, 2014 Rental Basics in 77070
Allen Bullard, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Allen Bullard answered:
Can any one help me find a place I have a felony?
Hi Bryan,

What part of town are you wanting to locate to and what is your employment data. Please email me the info. if you have not found something.

Thanks,

Al
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Jay Raman, Real Estate Pro in 77002
My team and I at the Lion Real Estate run a analysis of most investment properties in the residential market. Most investors are seeking returns that are not in line with historical returns instead they… Read more
Blogged Tue Nov 19, 2013 by Jay Raman Rental Basics Rentals Investment Properties
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Carolyn Wolfe, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Carolyn Wolfe answered:
why do I specify the Montrose/Neartown neighborhood and get properties in Cypress and Hwy 6?!?
Not sure why Trulia would do this, but when I go to my HAR website there is a filter for Montrose and for Houston Midtown that are side by side areas. These two areas combined make up M ... more
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Al Geffon, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Al Geffon answered:
Can a landlord ask for money after they give deposit back?
I had a similar case ... thankfully I was the tenants' agent. The attorney we spoke with stated that a full refund of the security deposit, and no notification to the tenants of any da ... more
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Lynn Caison…, Real Estate Pro in Rockport, TX
Question:  A homeowner moved into a new home and asked me to list his vacated property for lease. The owner thinks he doesn’t have to re-key the locks since he has been the only occupant in the… Read more
Blogged Mon Jun 10, 2013 by Lynn Caison Johnson Rental Basics Rentals
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Nancy Terval…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Nancy Tervalon answered:
Is there an agent that I can contact about a 1 bedroom Section 8 place with sidewalks and grocery food close by?
Hi Christian,

My email is nancy@nancytervalon.com
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Anthony Tayl…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Anthony Taylor answered:
someone could rent a house without a social security number ...
Yes it happen all the time,but that's not a wise thing for a property owner to do. You really need a S.S.N and I think all property owners, landlords should get real estate agents to ... more
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Persis Behra…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Persis Behramsha answered:
Loooking for house on northwest side of houston section 8 need to move by june 1. Voucher for 1 bd but, i want 2 or 3. HELP!
Hello Chelsea, what is your budget and give me an idea of what particular location. I can check for you. Please email me and give me your best contact number.

Persis
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Lynn Caison…, Real Estate Pro in Rockport, TX
It’s April, which means it’s Fair Housing Month – a time when we remind and encourage all Texans to support fair housing practices under the Fair Housing Act. So what are the basics?… Read more
Blogged Mon Apr 22, 2013 by Lynn Caison Johnson Home Buying Home Selling Rental Basics
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