3 Ways Investors Are Using Real Estate in Houston As A Safe Haven

Investors are always looking for ways to invest their money and feel confident and secure in their decisions. Historically, the real estate market has been a relatively safe place to invest their money. It is a relatively slow-moving market with indicators of positive and negative trends. The 1031 Exchange laws are a great way to … Continued

Financing Hacks to Buy Your First Investment Property in Houston

Ready to buy your first investment property in Houston? For first-time investors, financing is often holding them back from getting started. The problem is, time is money, and each year that passes lowers your potential lifetime returns, and it takes a pretty penny to make a pretty penny on real estate investments. There are alternative … Continued

5 Formulas Houston Real Estate Investors Need To Know

We help real estate investors in Houston get the information they need. Knowledge is power and those who understand the numbers best, win at investing in real estate. As an investor, there may be no more important factor in the success of your business than your ability to run the numbers. Whether you work alongside … Continued

5 Signs of a Great Neighborhood for Houston Real Estate Investors

 Location, location, location. Perhaps this phrase is drilled into real estate professionals’ minds because the location is truly the backbone of real estate investments. When you search out properties in Houston, you’ll want to focus on making the lowest investment in the best location to earn the highest return on the investment. The lack of … Continued

3 Potential Disadvantages Of Using A Hard Money Lender in Texas

Should you get hard money loans for your real estate investing? In this blog post we’ll answer that question for you by sharing 3 potential disadvantages of using a hard money lender in Texas to help you decide whether hard money loans are right for you. Real estate investors prefer not to tie up their … Continued

Residential vs Commercial Hard Money Loans

Are you wondering what the difference is between Residential vs commercial hard money loans? Look no further because we’ll help you out in this informative blog post that should answer all of your questions. (And if you have any more questions, feel free to reach out to our friendly and helpful team at ! Real … Continued

4 Reasons Why You Should Consider Using A Hard Money Lender

Are you an investor in the Houston Texas area, or an investor looking at the zip code?  Then this is for you: here are 4 reasons why you should consider using a hard money lender. Real estate investors know that investing can tie up your capital. For most investors, that can create challenges when your … Continued

4 Situations Where Hard Money Loans Are Ideal

If you’re a real estate investor you need to know about hard money loans because they can help you invest! As a service to investors, here are 4 situations where hard money loans are ideal. Real estate investors know: it can sometimes take money to make money! In other words, if you want to acquire … Continued

What To Look For In Hard Money Lenders In Texas

If you’re a real estate investor who needs a hard money loan for your deal, then you might be wondering which hard money lender to work with, how to find them, and what to look for in hard money lenders in Texas. In this blog post, we’ll give you 4 of the top qualities to … Continued

How To Find Hard Money Lenders In Texas

Are you a real estate investor who needs money to help you do a new deal or complete an existing deal? Are you looking for money in your state? Read this blog post all the way through learn the 4 tips to help you know how to find hard money lenders in Texas… In the … Continued

Advantages Of Hard Money Lenders In Texas

Real estate investors know that buying property and fixing it up to flip or rent can be a capital-intensive process! Sometimes you need money to help you acquire the property or to bridge you to when you can sell or rent it out. There are many ways to access capital but one of the most … Continued

How to Use Your IRA to Buy Real Estate in Houston – Part 2

We wrote a recent article about putting local Houston investment property into your self directed IRA… if you haven’t checked that one out… head over here. In this article we’ll walk through some more things to look out for and how to use your IRA to buy real estate in Houston Texas. So lets dive … Continued

Self Directed IRA For Real Estate – What Are the Rules in Houston?

We get asked questions all of the time from savvy investors who we work with here at Texas Equity Connect. Most of the questions surround buying investment properties in Houston Texas… which we of course know a lot about. But one part of buying an investment property / rental property is how are you going … Continued

Trust Deed Investments In Houston – What To Look For And What To Avoid

Trust deed investments in Houston can be a fantastic way to earn solid returns and diversify. In fact, trust deed investments are one of the methods that the wealthy use to make much bigger returns on their investments than anything you can get on the open market. In a nutshell, a trust deed investment is a private loan … Continued