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You'll Save More on Green Home Improvements Under the Inflation Reduction Act
Tax Breaks

You'll Save More on Green Home Improvements Under the Inflation Reduction Act

Tax credits for energy-efficient home improvements will be extended and expanded by the Inflation Reduction Act.
August 12, 2022
The 11 Most Expensive Cities in the U.S.
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The 11 Most Expensive Cities in the U.S.

From metro areas on both coasts to the middle of the Pacific Ocean, these are the priciest cities in the U.S. to call home.
August 9, 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?
August 7, 2022
Drop and Swap 1031 Exchange: A Guide for Real Estate Investors
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Drop and Swap 1031 Exchange: A Guide for Real Estate Investors

The tax benefits of real estate investing are attractive, and one way to keep the good times rolling for partnerships is through a drop and swap 1031…
July 29, 2022
Looking to Relocate? Plan for Climate Change
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Looking to Relocate? Plan for Climate Change

Extreme weather events are on the rise. If you’re moving, make sure your new home is protected from climate change disasters.
July 28, 2022

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Capital Gains Tax on Real Estate
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Capital Gains Tax on Real Estate

Selling your home or a rental property at a gain? Here are important capital gains tax rules to keep in mind.
July 21, 2022
A Healthy Condo Has a Flush Reserve Fund
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A Healthy Condo Has a Flush Reserve Fund

Reserve funds for a third of homeowner and condo associations have insufficient cash, experts say. Here are some cautionary steps you should take.
July 14, 2022
Protecting Your Home from Lawsuits with a Dynasty Trust
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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
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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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?
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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