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Fair Housing Act and ADA Regulations in Texas

For building owners, property managers, real estate agents, or other real estate professionals in Texas, knowing and complying with Fair Housing regulations and the Americans with Disabilities Act is crucial. Depending on the location of your property, your role in leasing or sales, and the age of the property, you are subject to federal, state, and local fair housing and ADA laws. Here, we are outlining the federal Fair Housing Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act. Also, we explore Texas accessibility standards and Texas fair housing requirements. It’s important to note that some jurisdictions in Texas have additional protections for marginalized groups not covered by federal and state protections. Knowing, understanding, and following these fair housing and accessibility laws is crucial to your success as a real estate professional. Failure to comply with these regulations could result in expensive fees and fines, or potential litigation. The Federal Fair Housing Act In 1968, Congress passed […]

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Getting Back to Work Amid Coronavirus (Free Downloadable Checklist Included)

Reopening Commercial Buildings Safely During the Coronavirus Pandemic As businesses prepare to reopen amid the COVID-19 pandemic, commercial real estate owners and property managers are directing their focus to tenant safety. In-person workforces will require comprehensive health and safety plans to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus. How can property owners and property managers ensure their assets are safe when tenants, visitors, and clients return to work? Please contact your medical experts and legal counsel before adapting your organization or facility, or before using any of these techniques. Follow these guidelines to prepare your properties and protect your tenants: Preparing Your Property From a commercial property standpoint, owners and property managers are responsible for providing a safe place for tenants, their employees, and visitors to work. With that charge in mind, commercial property owners and managers have a variety of options to stop the spread of COVID-19 in their buildings. Inspect and Update the […]

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10 Commercial Real Estate Investing Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)

Commercial real estate investing has long been a dependable wealth-building tool. Over time, CRE investments tend to perform the same as – or better than – stock market investments. Plus, real estate is often less volatile and less prone to dramatic fluctuations. However, just as with any investment, commercial real estate comes with inherent risks. Mitigating these risks comes down to knowing the most common mistakes and understanding how to avoid them. 10 Common Commercial Real Estate Investing Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them) There is no right or wrong investment, but there is a right and wrong investment property for you. 1. Choosing the Wrong Property Type There are many types of commercial real estate, but the four “main food groups” are Office, Industrial, Retail, and Multifamily. Investors can also purchase raw land, mixed-use properties, special use properties, even storage units and RV parks. Each property type is unique – not only in its […]

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How Banks Can Benefit from REO Commercial Property Management

As the Coronavirus continues to take a toll on the global economy, many commercial real estate property owners and commercial property management companies are experiencing significant financial hardship. With millions of Americans out of work, tenants are unable to pay rent. As a result, property owners face the possibility of missed mortgage payments, bankruptcy, or foreclosure. At CXRE, we are working closely with banks and other lenders to effectively manage acquired properties, dispose of relinquished assets, and ensure financial stability in the commercial real estate arena. Here, we’re examining ways for banks and lenders to manage and offload newly acquired relinquished properties. However, as more property owners relinquish their commercial real estate, they become the responsibility and liability of financial institutions and lenders. With the potential for an influx of foreclosed CRE properties, how can banks effectively manage these properties without becoming insolvent themselves? How Coronavirus is Impacting Commercial Real Estate The COVID-19 virus (also […]

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How to Choose a Commercial Property That Fits Your Needs

Investors have long looked to commercial real estate to build wealth. However, entering the CRE market can be confusing if you don’t know how to start. There are many factors to consider when searching for a CRE property that meets your needs. Where will you find a property? Is the commercial property in a prime location? What is the expected cash flow? And what will renovations or repairs cost? Finding the ideal commercial real estate investment opportunity can be challenging. Here at CXRE, we want to help guide you towards a CRE investment that meets your needs. Below, you’ll find information to help you determine which commercial real estate property is best for you. As always, we are here to help. If you want more information about investing, property management, or property valuation, please contact us. One of our commercial real estate professionals would be happy to answer any questions you might have. Why Choose […]

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