Real Estate businesses including Agencies, Brokerages and Leasing Companies need state real estate licenses. State authorities ensure these businesses are properly registered for accountability and that principals understand applicable laws and regulations. In many cases, cities and counties add additional licensing requirements.
The birthplace of Buddy Holly is today the largest cotton growing region in the world. There's a good chance that your favorite pair of underwear or even jeans had their humble beginnings in Lubbock. Additionally, Lubbock is known for its production of barrels and as a regional center for retail. Like most Texas cities, Lubbock welcomes entrepreneurs with open arms. Low to non-existent state business taxes along with minimal local licensing requirements makes Lubbock an easy place to set-up shop.