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September 2020

Welcome to Texas! Where the Weather is Made Up and the Seasons Don’t Matter

Over the years Texas weather has become the brunt of many jokes! From the severe heat during the summer months to the volatility of the fall and winter, our weather is quite nonsensical and, while this lends quite a bit of humor to our lives, it can make planning quite difficult. Preparing for the fall/winter maintenance needs for your portfolio before the season…

August 2020

What Everyone Should Know About Fair Housing: Accommodations & Modifications

It certainly is not the amount of information one must memorize when renting out real estate! However, overwhelming as it may be, the Federal Fair Housing Act (42 U.S. Code § § 3601-3619 and 3631) has greatly increased the ability of those who fall within the seven protected classes to find desirable housing throughout the country…

July 2020

Asking Questions Ensures You Will Get the Answers!

“The most important questions in life can never be answered by anyone except oneself” – John Fowles. However, the most important questions about insurance should always be answered by your insurance provider! One of the most critical steps that an investor must take…

June 2020

Baseball Season May be on Hold but the Curveballs Keep Coming

As we navigate through the continual curve balls of 2020, many find themselves wondering “What challenge will we face next?”…

Of all the curve balls of 2020, its first has had the largest impact on the real estate rental market…

May 2020

Time to dust off those crystal balls and prepare for what the future may hold…

If only we could see what the future had in store, we would likely be in a great position with our finances, health, love, etc. Very few people can claim that they predicted the market we find ourselves in today, but one thing is clear, opportunity is on the horizon…

April 2020

We Will Survive #COVID-19

By now, most real estate investors are contemplating what the long-term effect of COVID19 will look like and how they will be affected. The truth of the matter is no one can be 100% sure what the future holds.

Currently, the DFW metro-plex is under…

March 2020

Rental Property Upgrades: What You Should Know About the Trends

In the end, no matter how cliche it sounds (or in this case, reads) it is about    ROI. It is not just happening in our market but everywhere: updated properties rent faster and for more dollars.

The current renting “generations”…

February 2020

It’s Tax Time!

As we move forward in the new year, many of you will begin to turn your thoughts to tax preparation. While we are not tax professionals, our staff at Frontline Knows how stressful tax time can be. We strive to reduce your stress by providing the needed documents such as year-end reports and 1099s, all of which have been issued to our investors…

 

January 2020

2020 First Quarter Market Update

As another holiday season is disappearing in the rear-view mirror, we are seeing an uptick in inquiries, showings & applications which is the norm for the 2nd week in January. This is great news for anyone with a turn-over during the November – February time frame. However, …