Real Estate Investment Crowdfunding

Real Estate Investment Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is an investment trend that has fueled startup development and gained pop culture cache over the past few years. Through websites like Kickstarter, regular people have begun pivoting into investing like never before. The latest area to open up to these...
Installment Sale

Installment Sale

Installment sales are a useful tool to minimize Taxes.  Selling a property one has owned for a long period of time will frequently result in a large capital gain, and reporting all of the gain in one year will generally expose the gain to higher than normal capital...
Is a 1031 Exchange Right for You?

Is a 1031 Exchange Right for You?

If you own real property that you could sell for a substantial profit, you may have wondered whether there’s a way to avoid or minimize the taxes that would result from such a sale. The answer is yes, if the property is business or investment related. Normally, the...
Refinancing Properties in a Trust

Refinancing Properties in a Trust

If you have a property that is inside a land trust, a living trust or an LLC and you want to pull some of the equity out of that property or maybe refinance the loan, what would you do?  Should you walk down to the bank and hand them your documents and ask them to...