How Important is Your Qualified Intermediary?

Why Your 1031 Intermediary Choice MattersIf you are considering a 1031 tax deferred exchange to defer taxes when you sell your investment property, a “1031 Qualified Intermediary” (QI) is generally required.  Prior to the transfer of the old investment property, the...

Survey: Do Airbnb Guests Trust Their Hosts?

First impressions can go a long way. When it comes to owning and operating a vacation investment property like an Airbnb, the guest’s first impression of you as a host can either make or break their decision to rent a property. Traits such as trust, the host’s online...

Survey: What Guests Want in an Airbnb

Vacation rental company Airbnb has provided property owners with the opportunity to turn their houses, condominiums and other types of real estate into lucrative investment properties. However, the key to getting a strong return on investment and keeping your property...

Using Multiple Tax Code Sections for Maximizing Your Money

Rev Proc 2005-14: Combining Primary Residence Exemption with a 1031 ExchangeAn effective way to minimize one’s tax liability is by combining the benefits of multiple tax code sections. In the 1031 Exchange industry, a way we see this strategy utilized is with the...

Top 10 Misconceptions About 1031 Exchanges

For 2019, here are our latest top 10 misconceptions we’ve found that the public has about 1031 Exchanges:   “Like-kind” means I must exchange the same type of property, such as an apartment building, for another apartment building. FALSE (read answer) A...

1031 Exchanges Trends & Info for 2019

Regarding Section 1031 of the Tax Code, the tax reform laws enacted in the beginning of 2018 kept the use of 1031 Exchanges for tax deferral when commercial and investment real estate properties are sold but eliminated the use of 1031 Exchanges to obtain tax deferral...

Best Cities to Buy Airbnb Investment Property

Over the last 10 years, vacation rental company Airbnb has grown from a small startup with a few properties to a billion-dollar, global company that has disrupted both the vacation rental industry as well as the hotel industry. Airbnb has also changed the landscape...

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