February 5, 2019
Why Opportunity Zones Will Likely Increase Rents In Vulnerable Areas
Rents may increase when properties are “substantially improved” to meet OZ conditions in already rent burdened areas.
January 30, 2019
What Could Go Wrong With the Fed on Hold
Investors face three scenarios if the Federal Reserve is done raising rates, none of them obviously good.
January 29, 2019
Investors Pay More than Anticipated for LIHTCs, Easing Developers’ Funding Fears
Market observers thought tax reform would disrupt the market for LIHTCs. The disruption never happened.
January 23, 2019
Which Office Markets Are Best Bets for Opportunity Zone Investment?
Investors have to keep in mind that to reap full tax benefits, the value of capital improvements has to match the value of the initial purchase price.
January 21, 2019
Treasury, IRS Issue Final Regulations, Other Guidance on New Qualified Business Income Deduction...
Safe harbor enables many rental real estate owners to claim deduction.
January 18, 2019
The Possibility of the Fed Pausing on Interest Rate Hikes Is Good News for CRE
If the Fed pauses on rate hikes in 2019, commercial real estate will continue to see an abundant flow of capital.
January 18, 2019
IRS Operations During the Appropriations Lapse
The IRS has announced that the 2019 filing season will begin on Jan. 28, 2019, for individual taxpayers. The IRS began accepting business tax returns (non-1040 series) on Jan. 8.
January 17, 2019
Penalty Waived for Many Whose Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax Payments Fell Short in 2018
Although most 2018 tax filers are still expected to get refunds, some taxpayers will unexpectedly owe additional tax when they file their returns.