April 18, 2018
Supreme Court hears oral arguments in sales tax nexus case
The justices seemed quite engaged in the issue but mostly hinted that Congress may be best equipped to deal with it if anything needs to be done.
April 16, 2018
U.S. Mortgage Bankers Closed Record $530 Billion in Commercial, Multifamily Loans in 2017
The reported dollar volume of commercial and multifamily mortgages closed in 2017 was eight percent higher than the volume reported in 2016.
April 12, 2018
2012-Vintage CMBS Mall Loans Holding Up with Few Defaults
More than 75 percent of these mortgages have posted stable or improving cash flows since they've been underwritten.
April 10, 2018
IRS warning: Don’t be a victim of ‘ghost’ tax return preparers
The IRS urges taxpayers to review their tax return carefully and ask questions if something is not clear before they sign and file it with the IRS
April 4, 2018
Investors Welcome Surge of Corporate Sale-Leasebacks
Corporations are taking advantage of what remains a “pretty hot market” for sale-leaseback transactions.
April 2, 2018
IRS urges ‘Paycheck Checkup’ for key groups; tax withholding may need adjustment
The centerpiece of the effort is the updated Withholding Calculator on IRS.gov.
March 30, 2018
Tax Reform Makes Real Estate a Winner
Thanks to tax reform, investors have even more incentives to add rental properties to their portfolios.
March 26, 2018
New tax law preserves 1031 exchange; activity could heat up
Investors should first assess their current risk appetite before considering their next venture, as well as their desire to be a passive or active investor.