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Protecting Your Home from Lawsuits with a Dynasty Trust
real estate

Protecting Your Home from Lawsuits with a Dynasty Trust

An irrevocable dynasty trust can play a valuable role in keeping the valuable equity in your home safe from personal and business-related lawsuits.
July 1, 2022
What to Do When Your Tenant is a Hoarder!
real estate investing

What to Do When Your Tenant is a Hoarder!

Landlords must be very careful how they approach this tricky situation. Handled incorrectly, you could be in for a lawsuit.
June 26, 2022
A 3-Phase Plan to Get into (and Out of) Real Estate Investing
real estate investing

A 3-Phase Plan to Get into (and Out of) Real Estate Investing

How one Atlanta couple turned a $62,000 rental property into a $3.5 million real estate portfolio and then used a Delaware Statutory Trust 1031 Exchan…
June 24, 2022
How to Grow Your Wealth Like the Real Estate Moguls Do
real estate investing

How to Grow Your Wealth Like the Real Estate Moguls Do

The secret is to boost your wealth through generating both internal and external returns. Here’s how to do that. And, surprise: You don’t even have to…
June 19, 2022
The Myth of Passive Real Estate Investing
real estate investing

The Myth of Passive Real Estate Investing

Owning income-producing rental property may sound like an easy way to earn returns to many investors, but the reality can be very different from the d…
June 6, 2022

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Qualified Opportunity Zones vs. 1031 Exchanges
real estate investing

Qualified Opportunity Zones vs. 1031 Exchanges

When it comes to real estate investing through qualified opportunity zones and 1031 exchanges, inquiring minds want to know which one is right for the…
June 4, 2022
New Services Offer Help Making All-Cash Offers
Becoming a Homeowner

New Services Offer Help Making All-Cash Offers

Some firms help home buyers make all-cash offers on homes. Weigh the fees before you sign on.
May 25, 2022
12 Cheapest Small Towns in America 2022
real estate

12 Cheapest Small Towns in America 2022

Affordable small towns might not be for everyone, but their charms put them among the best places to live for plenty of folks.
May 25, 2022
What’s a DST? The Lowdown for Real Estate Investors
real estate investing

What’s a DST? The Lowdown for Real Estate Investors

Delaware Statutory Trusts can potentially solve a lot of problems for real estate investors and those considering a 1031 exchange in this hot market. …
May 22, 2022
The 10 Most Tax-Friendly States for Middle-Class Families
state tax

The 10 Most Tax-Friendly States for Middle-Class Families

If you're thinking about changing jobs and moving to a different state, you could save big bucks by relocating to one of these states where the tax bi…
May 11, 2022
The 25 Cheapest U.S. Cities to Live In
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The 25 Cheapest U.S. Cities to Live In

Take a look at our list of American cities with the lowest costs of living. Is one of the cheapest cities in the U.S. right for you?
April 28, 2022
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April 28, 2022
Why Now Might Be a Good Time to Sell Your Investment Real Estate
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Why Now Might Be a Good Time to Sell Your Investment Real Estate

Today’s rental property owners are facing challenges and pressures they have never seen before. Luckily, there are alternative investment strategies t…
April 1, 2022
The 2022 Real Estate Market with Daniel Bortz
Becoming a Homeowner

The 2022 Real Estate Market with Daniel Bortz

Daniel Bortz doesn’t just write about home sales and housing prices – he’s been in the business. He’ll share insights about the real estate outlook fo…
March 23, 2022
5 Types of Investors Who Should NOT Do a Delaware Statutory Trust
real estate investing

5 Types of Investors Who Should NOT Do a Delaware Statutory Trust

Delaware Statutory Trusts, or DSTs, solve a lot of problems for real estate investors interested in a 1031 exchange … but they’re not right for everyo…
March 20, 2022
13 Tax Breaks for Homeowners and Home Buyers
Tax Breaks

13 Tax Breaks for Homeowners and Home Buyers

Owning (or buying) a home is expensive. But at least there are some tax deductions, credits, and exclusions that can help you recoup some of those cos…
March 12, 2022
8 Steps to Appeal Your Property Tax Bill
taxes

8 Steps to Appeal Your Property Tax Bill

Home values are rising across the country, which means many homeowners’ property taxes are now going up, too.
March 10, 2022
Home Sale Prices in the 50 Largest Metro Areas
Becoming a Homeowner

Home Sale Prices in the 50 Largest Metro Areas

What’s happening in the market where you live?
February 25, 2022
How Much Will Home Prices Continue to Rise in 2022?
Becoming a Homeowner

How Much Will Home Prices Continue to Rise in 2022?

It’s still a seller’s market, but higher mortgage rates will slow the torrid price increases. Know how to be a smart buyer or seller in these conditio…
February 23, 2022
1031s: Minimizing the Tax Burden on Investment Property
real estate investing

1031s: Minimizing the Tax Burden on Investment Property

A 1031 exchange can give you more cash on hand when upgrading your investment properties. When used wisely, 1031s can even lower your overall tax burd…
February 17, 2022
How Snowbirds Can Be Taxed as Florida Residents
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How Snowbirds Can Be Taxed as Florida Residents

If you're wintering in Florida but live in a high-tax state up north during the summer months, you can save a lot of money by establishing permanent r…
February 10, 2022
Conforming Mortgage Loan Limits for 2022 Rising
Becoming a Homeowner

Conforming Mortgage Loan Limits for 2022 Rising

For 2022, the standard conforming limit for single-unit properties is $647,200, up nearly $100,000 from the 2021 cap.
January 25, 2022
Is This the Year to Lower Your Taxes While Helping the Environment?
real estate investing

Is This the Year to Lower Your Taxes While Helping the Environment?

Going solar, whether for your home or for a commercial project, can bring along with it powerful tax credits for the next several years.
January 22, 2022
The Problem With Today’s Hot Real Estate Investment Market
real estate investing

The Problem With Today’s Hot Real Estate Investment Market

With prices this high, it’s tempting to cash out of a real estate investment right now. But if you want to do a 1031 exchange to avoid a tax hit, you …
January 14, 2022
2 Clever Ways to Gift Your Home to Your Kids
buying a home

2 Clever Ways to Gift Your Home to Your Kids

Be sure to consider the taxes you'll owe if you want to give the family home to an adult child.
December 23, 2021
Kiplinger’s Best Firms for Customer Service: Banks, Credit Cards and More
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Kiplinger’s Best Firms for Customer Service: Banks, Credit Cards and More

We evaluated major banks, credit card issuers, mortgage lenders, and home and auto insurers to see how well they treat their clients.
December 21, 2021