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Value-Add Real Estate in Atlanta Gives Rise to Multifamily Investment Opportunities
Jul 25, 2017
We keep a close watch on local markets throughout the country, and we’ve been impressed lately with promising developments in Atlanta. The multifamily real estate market there has been looking up for a while, after coming back from a slump during the last recession. Now more and more opportunities are being identified and activity is increasing both with new construction and sales of existing complexes.
Section 1031 Exchange Rules and Regulations: Tax Deferral and the Step Transaction Doctrine
Jul 20, 2017
When doing a 1031 exchange, it is important to be aware of the rules that can disqualify your exchange from receiving tax-deferred treatment. The rule this article examines is the step transaction doctrine. The step transaction doctrine can be used by courts to characterize a transaction that appears to be an exchange as a sale, and if a transaction is classified as a sale, it is ineligible for section 1031 treatment.