August 10, 2016
Like-Kind Exchanges are a Model for All Capital Gains
In the perfect world, income from capital gains would not be taxed at all.
August 2, 2016
Letter to House Ways and Means Cmte: Exchange Transactions are a Catalyst for Economic Activity
Turnover of Assets is Key to Economic Activity, says LKE Coalition Letter to House Ways and Means
June 28, 2016
Five Takeaways From the House GOP Tax Plan
Under the new plan, capital expenses get deducted immediately and foreign sales aren't taxed at all.
June 9, 2016
Repeal of IRC Section 1031 Would Cause Decrease in Real Estate Values
Like-kind exchanges (LKE) feature prominently in NAR members’ real estate transactions, as well as their clients.
June 8, 2016
REIT Surprise: How Real Estate Crushed the Stock Pickers
REITs are by far the best-performing asset class in the market over the past 15 years.
May 13, 2016
Exit Strategies for Real Estate Investors, Part 16
When determining if a holding period applies to property acquired in a 1031 exchange, the relationship of the parties is important. If the parties are unrelated, then there is no specific holding peri
April 14, 2016
Eliminating popular tax deferment could chill the real estate investment market
Now, both parties of Congress are proposing to completely eliminate or dramatically change 1031 like-kind exchanges for 2016...
March 17, 2016
Real estate's ticking bomb: Who gets hurt
Investors are insisting on high yield, and the bonds backing commercial mortgages are not giving them that, so they are moving on to other products, leaving a big crack in commercial financing.