When selling real estate you only pay capital gains tax, which is 15 or 20 percent. And that’s it, right? No – it’s much more complicated (and expensive) than that. This month, we’ll talk about how a 1031 Exchange can help you defer all those taxes (potentially forever.) In the conclusion, I’ll explain how “Potentially forever” works.”
There are many measures used to estimate and compare the values of investment real estate: Cost per square foot, cost per unit, gross rent multiplier and a CAP Rate are some of the most common. This month, I’ll talk about how to use the CAP Rate estimation of value.
Should you buy Apartments, NNN Leased Investments, or both? It depends on what your investment goals are: This month’s article will explore this question for you.
Partial Interest Properties can be a great way to diversify your real estate portfolio. Buying out of state becomes easier, as does buying different asset classes such as NNN Leased and Industrial.
For 20 years, I’ve advocated buying apartment properties in growing metropolitan areas. If we are in the Apartment renting business, I think we have a better chance of success if our pool of potential renters is growing every year.
Partial interest properties can help you avoid many of these issues; this month we will discuss how.
We real estate investors are naturally tax averse. Even though we dislike taxes very much – taxes are probably even worse than you think!
What if a hurricane comes through and strikes the property? The answer covers topics such as risk, probability, demographics changes and insurance.
Interest only loans are exactly what their name implies; a loan where the borrower makes payments of “interest only.”
…perhaps the strangest examples involve properties marketed with a negative characteristic described as a positive one.
I’m asking my clients “Would you buy your property for what it’s worth today?” If their answer is “no, way!” my reply is; “If you think the value is too high, then why not sell?”
Understanding the difference between Assets and Equity can help real estate investors immensely.