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How to Value Commercial Property

January 30, 2023
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Estimating the value of a commercial real estate can be quite intricate compared to residential property as professionals use various methods for valuation. An exact value is essential to find deals other investors have bypassed and steer clear of investing in overpriced assets.  In this competitive market knowing how to value commercial property is beneficial.…

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1031 Exchange for New Construction Explained

January 23, 2023
1031 exchange for new construction

With careful planning and expert guidance, savvy investors can use a 1031 Exchange to defer their capital gains taxes despite purchasing new construction. While IRS guidelines forbid using funds from an exchange for building projects, this creative maneuver allows investors significant flexibility in directing assets towards various investments. Let’s take a closer look at 1031…

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1031 Exchange Residential To Commercial: Is It Possible?

January 16, 2023
1031 exchange residential to commercial

If you’re considering a 1031 exchange, you may wonder if exchanging a residential property for commercial real estate is possible. The answer is yes, with some caveats. Here’s what you need to know when it comes to converting 1031 exchange residential to commercial and how it works.  What is a 1031 Exchange?  First off, let’s…

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1031 Exchange Qualified Intermediary

January 7, 2023
1031 exchange qualified intermediary

If you’re considering a 1031 exchange to defer capital gains taxes, then there are some important terms you should be familiar with, like a qualified intermediary. In the world of 1031 exchanges, a qualified intermediary (QI) is essential for executing the exchange process. Let’s explore what 1031 exchange qualified intermediary means and how it works. …

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1031 Exchange Installment Sale: What You Need To Know

January 3, 2023
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Are you looking for a way to defer your capital gains taxes? 1031 exchange installment sales is a strategy that can be deployed. This tax-deferring strategy is a great way to maximize your profits by allowing you to shift the payment of capital gains taxes from one investment property or business to another replacement property.…

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RSF vs USF: What’s the difference?

December 27, 2022
what is rsf in real estate

In commercial real estate, a property’s size can be evaluated in two major ways: by its usable square footage (USF) or rentable square footage (RSF). Generally, this applies more to office and retail properties with multiple tenants than multifamily or industrial properties. In this blog we will explore the differences between rsf vs usf. What…

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How often can you do a 1031 exchange: All You Need To Know

December 16, 2022
How often can you do a 1031 exchange

To understand how a 1031 exchange works, it is important first to understand the rules and regulations that come with it. How often can you do a 1031 exchange? What happens if you run out of time in a 1031 exchange? In this blog post, we’ll go over everything you need to know about the…

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What’s the Difference Between an Opportunity Zone Vs 1031 Exchange?

December 12, 2022
opportunity zone vs 1031 exchange

Investors have looked to 1031 Exchanges to defer their capital gain taxes for years. However, today we can look deeper into opportunity zone vs 1031 exchange and find unique opportunities in Opportunity Zones that also prove hugely beneficial for those considering investing through the traditional route. This article will cover how taking advantage of investing…

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How Much Do You Have To Reinvest In The 1031 Exchange?

November 30, 2022
How much do you have to reinvest in the 1031 exchange

The 1031 exchange is a great way to invest in property, but there are some rules you need to follow to qualify for the capital gains tax break. In this blog post, we will answer all your questions about how much do you have to reinvest in the 1031 exchange as well as other 1031…

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1031 exchange 200% rule: What is it, and why is it important?

November 25, 2022
1031 exchange 200 rule

The 1031 exchange 200% rule is important for investors who want to defer capital gains taxes on property sales. The proceeds of a property sale can be reinvested into like-kind replacement properties. This blog post will discuss the 1031 exchange 200% rule and why it is so important for investors! How does the 200% rule…

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