Investor Education

3 Essential Investment Property Websites

Real estate investors need a source for listings, a way to do due diligence, and a way to raise their hand and ask a question from their community. These three websites fill that purpose.

Awning Partnerships

Awning partners with the best property managers, lenders, and insurance companies to bring real estate investors an unparalleled professional network. Awning does not accept any compensation from these partners, instead choosing to pass on any savings directly to investors as various promotions.

How to Find (The Best) Investment Properties: 5 Steps

Real estate investors must understand the market, define criteria, and search for properties to find the best investments. Learn more about how real estate investors are searching for properties.

Investment Property Management: What It Is & How It Works

Property management is a service performed for investors to maintain, lease, and oversee investment properties. Learn more about residential property management history, costs, terms, procedures, and more.

How To Invest in Real Estate With Awning

Awning advisors help investors find investment properties, analyze them, and buy them. The company makes money as a buy-side brokerage, by collecting a commission when a deal is closed. There are no upfront costs or exclusive contracts, and the company does not collect any referral fees from lenders or property management partners.

Top 5 Investment Property Loans in 2022

Top 5 Investment Property Locations in Houston, Texas 2022

We've identified the best areas to invest in Houston, taking into consideration the availability of deals with great yield / returns, risk, and the appreciation potential of an area.

Austin Real Estate Market Analysis [December 2021]

The Austin real estate market is heating up with rising rents, growing home prices, and plenty of investor attention. See the data and analysis for yourself.

Houston Real Estate Market Analysis [December 2021]

2021 Houston rental and sale property statistics. Report evaluating the best zip codes and neighborhoods in Houston for buyers, sellers, and investors.

No Vacancy - Q4 2021 California, Florida, And Texas Vacancy Analysis

The rental market is continuing to show its strength with vacancy numbers remaining at consistent lows across California, Texas, and Florida.

Part II: The Tax Benefits of Real Estate Investing

In the first part of our Tax Benefit Guide, tax deductions were highlighted. In this edition, the focus is going to be on 1031 Exchanges.

Awning: A Guide to Property Management

Awning’s job does not stop once we’ve helped you close on a great investment property. Our team has vetted hundreds of reputable property management companies and partnered with the best to ensure that your investment will be well taken care of by experts on the ground.

Part I: The Tax Benefits of Real Estate Investing

When evaluating an investment, tax savings are commonly overlooked. While it may not jump out at first when calculating cap rates or cash on cash, taxes play a crucial role in making the decision to jump into real estate investing.

Group Investing — How to Purchase a Home with Friends or Family

Investing with friends and family makes sense for several reasons. For some individuals, the idea of putting a hefty amount of their net worth into a single investment seems risky, daunting or even impossible. For others, it simply offers a way to diversify their portfolios across more asset classes than if they were investing alone.

Buying an Investment Property through Awning

The first question we always get is, how does Awning make money? The answer is simple — we represent you, the buyer, in the real estate transaction and therefore earn the buy-side commission paid by the seller. This means that as the buyer, you will not pay additional fees by working with us over a traditional real estate agent.