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About Brent

Brent Bockholt is the Co-Owner of Austin Property Team (APT) and is in charge of the overall operations and business development. He is an active member of the Austin Board of Realtor (ABOR), the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM) and a licensed Realtor ®

Best Austin Property Management Companies 2019

Austin Property Team (www.aptatx.com) makes the 2019 Best Property Management Companies in Austin put out by propertymanagement.com!  The selection process evaluated each firm across 30 different metrics.  Over 250 property management companies were evaluated and only 39 were chosen.  The final firms were selected based on highest in outstanding customer reviews, credibility, high-level professionalism and […]

Investment and Rental market in Austin 2016

Many experts are predicting that the investment and rental market in Austin will continue to be strong in 2016.  Even though Texas, as a state, is feeling the pressures of declining oil prices, Austin and Dallas are not affected as much as Houston.  Austin’s continued growth is due to the tech industry and its job […]

Section 8 Ordinance Injunction

If you are a property manager in Austin you are well aware of the ordinance that the City of Austin passed earlier in the year with regards to discrimination against “Source of Income”.  However, this ordinance has not officially taken affect.  The Austin Apartment Association (AAA) has been trying very hard to stop […]

Good time for investors bad for renters

According to a recent report by Bercadia Mortgage indicated the Austin rental market is looking at another 4.5% increase in rates for 2015. This isn’t a good sign for renters but definitely for those investors owning rental property. The average market price will be $1,185/mo. According to the study that 4.5% increase includes the newer […]