Rent vs Buy: Real Estate

Rent vs Buy: Real Estate

When it is time to move out and find a new home, you may ask yourself, “Should I rent, or should I buy?” There are many factors that should be considered when answering this question. Three considerations that are most important in the rent vs buy analysis are the following: Finances Time Freedom Finances: Initial[…]

Like-Kind Exchange

Like-Kind Exchange

A like-kind exchange is a nontaxable exchange, which means a gain is not recognized and a loss cannot be deducted. This is an amazing way to roll a profitable real estate investment into the purchase of an alternate real property. The IRS under publication Publication 544 explains that the real property must be an investment[…]