Choosing Hardwood Flooring

Want to install hardwood floors? You’re not the only one! According to multiple sources, hardwood flooring is by far the most popular choice for homeowners. But there are a lot of different types of hardwood floors. Which type should you install in your home? Well, there are basically two options: solid wood or engineered wood. … Continued

Adding a Wood Stove?

Want to add a wood stove to your house? Who could blame you! Nothing is cozier than keeping a fire burning inside a home. BUT… It’s not all dry wood and cozy cuddles. Here are a few things to consider BEFORE putting a wood stove in your home… Wood Supply — To use a wood … Continued

Low-Cost Home Improvements

Want to increase the value of your home WITHOUT breaking the bank? At Street Light Property Solutions, we’ve bought and sold real estate for a long time in Houston. And if there’s one thing we’ve learned… It’s that perception is everything. Feel free to use the following low-cost strategies to make any home more appealing … Continued

Need to relocate for work?

Need to relocate for a job? Then it’s probably a good idea to do some negotiating with your new employer to make the process as seamless and affordable as possible. After all, they want to hire you… so they should be willing to help you move. Here are things to consider negotiating… Full-Service Moving — … Continued

Renting to Friends and Family

Thinking of renting one of your properties out to a friend or family member? The benefits are obvious… Helping out a friend or family member, already having a relationship with the person, and having a pretty good idea whether trust is a concern or not. Still, that can spell trouble. And the last thing anyone … Continued

House need repairs?

Want to sell a house that needs repairs… … WITHOUT doing a ton of work to it? We get it. At Street Light Property Solutions, we’ve helped a lot of homeowners sell properties that they didn’t want to repair themselves. How? Well, we’re real estate investors. And we buy distressed properties as-is for cash. We … Continued

Gratitude is good for your health

Did you know that expressing gratitude is good for your health? It really is! Studies conducted by researchers in the field of positive psychology have found that gratitude is strongly and consistently associated with greater happiness.  People who express gratitude feel more positive emotions, get greater enjoyment from good experiences, improve their health, cope better … Continued

House Flip Gone Sideways?

Had a house flip go sideways? You wouldn’t be the only one. At Street Light Property Solutions, we’ve seen a lot of house flips lose money — there’s a lot of potential upside to flipping homes… but there’s also a fair amount of risk. So, we thought we’d stop by and help. Here are some … Continued

Senior Renovations

Need to repair your home before selling? Not sure where to start? At Street Light Property Solutions, we’ve been working in real estate in Houston for a long time now. And over that time, we’ve learned quite a bit about which repairs are most important and which ones are least important. So we thought we’d … Continued

The Most Important Repairs to Make Before Selling

Need to repair your home before selling? Not sure where to start? At Street Light Property Solutions, we’ve been working in real estate in Houston for a long time now. And over that time, we’ve learned quite a bit about which repairs are most important and which ones are least important. So we thought we’d … Continued