Tag Archives: Investment Property

Intro to the 1031 Exchange: What Are They and What Are the Rules

In simple terms, a 1031 exchange is a trade of one investment property for another that allows you to defer capital gains taxes. While potential tax reform could impact 1031 exchanges, we wanted to walk through what they can do for you today. This powerful tax strategy must be used carefully as there many moving …Read more

Another Top-10 City List: Best Small Towns to Invest in Rental Property (written by Ted on September 25, 2012)

Economics 101 teaches us that price changes in assets, goods and services are a function of supply and demand. The economic demand (versus demographics demand) for real estate is a function of job growth and income. HomeVestors® (the real estate franchise with the signs that say “We Buy Ugly Houses®”) quarterly compiles several reports on …Read more