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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

How to Budget for Utility Costs
You know how we’ve always been taught to budget 30% of our income for rent? Well, what about utilities? Property Managers will tell you it largely depends on your usage and habits, and they’re right. If you want a more complete picture of how much you’ll be spending on a monthly basis, consider the following:DO...

Monday, June 22, 2020

Renting a Camillo Home During Coronavirus
Renting a home during coronavirus: How a contactless viewing worksIf you plan to relocate, the coronavirus (COVID-19) presents unprecedented challenges for the process of searching for and touring a new home. Between shelter-in-place orders and social distancing efforts, it might seem daunting—and even risky—to tour a rental p...

Monday, June 22, 2020

6 Reasons Why You Should Rent Instead of Buy
Renting a home can be an ideal option for those who either aren’t quite ready to buy or simply just want the extra flexibility and less responsibility. While buying a home can involve some serious savings and commitment, renting can help you maintain your flexibility and lifestyle. Especially for those in expensive housing mark...

Friday, June 19, 2020

The Benefits of Renting a Camillo Property
A lifelong goal of many Americans is homeownership. While leasing and owning a house both have their own advantages and disadvantages, surprisingly, people are choosing to rent for many reasons. Renting offers flexibility, predictable monthly expenses, and access to amenities that would otherwise be an enormous expense. The...

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Do I Need A Co-Signer to Rent a House?
Now that you’ve found the perfect house, filled out the application, and waited anxiously to hear back from the property manager, they tell you that you’ll need a co-signer. Now what?WHAT IS A CO-SIGNER?Basically, a co-signer is another person who takes responsibility for your debt if you fail to make payment. In the context o...

Friday, June 12, 2020

Benefits of Having Renter's Insurance
Let’s face it, renter’s insurance is not the most exciting thing about renting, but it is necessary. Why is it necessary? Because of the numerous benefits it comes with. A huge reason it’s beneficial is it keeps you and your personal belongings protected while renting a home. You never know what’s going to happen, ...

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Summer 2020: New Construction Spotlight
Camillo Properties prides ourselves in being a build to rent homebuilder. We build beautiful spacious homes in the most desirable areas across Texas. We are excited to announce two new communities, Camillo Lakes & Carol Oaks that are available for pre-leasing. Camillo Lakes - Katy, TX We are excited to be joining Legend Home...

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Five Work From Home Tips
During the Coronavirus pandemic, many companies have required their employees to work from home. If you're someone who has never worked from home, you might have found it difficult to stay productive at times. It can be quite tempting to wake up later, take extended lunch breaks, and even end your work day shorter than usual. If you...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Five Tips for First Time Renters
Renting your very first home is a huge milestone. The freedom of moving into your new home is very exciting, but it does come with a lot more responsibilities as well. You’re on your own and can do what you want when you want. However, this also means paying for services like, rent and utilities, which you may or may not be used to ...