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.
March 9, 2016
EY 1031 Repeal Study Updated, Shows Greater Impact Than Previously Estimated
Ten most affected industries would suffer an annual year after year decline in GDP of $27.5 billion, up from $26 billion in the original report.
February 29, 2016
White House – Treasury: 2017 Budget Proposal and Like-Kind Exchange Rules
The President’s FY 2017 Budget Proposal Seeks to Modify Like-Kind Exchange Rules for All Real and Personal Property and Restrict Some Eligibility