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If you’ve ever done a 1031 exchange or considered one, you may have asked: Is it possible to acquire multiple replacement properties after disposing of only a single relinquished property? For example, can you get two properties for one?
On the whole, Internal Revenue Code (IRC) section 1031 offers investors a great opportunity to defer income tax on recognized gain from an exchange of qualified like-kind property. Doing a 1031 exchange has many benefits—it can allow you to diversify your portfolio, take advantage of new real estate markets, and invest in a different type of investment property.