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1031 Exchange or Opportunity Zones?

By |2019-10-15T16:24:42-06:00October 10th, 2019|Current News, Tax Tips|

Comparing the Pros and Cons of Opportunity Zones and 1031 Exchange   After the Trump administration signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, America's real estate community was abuzz over the provision allowing for Qualified Opportunity Zone investments.  In particular, the 1031 exchange community took notice. This is because Opportunity Zones

Fed Interest Rate Cut: 7 Takeaways

By |2019-09-10T23:06:54-06:00August 5th, 2019|Current News|

Moody's Chief Economist: Fed Interest Rate Cut to Boost Real Estate (with Caveat)   The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) decided to lower the fed funds interest rate, decreasing by 25 basis points to 2.00%. The committee voted 8-2 in favor of the cut.   Main Takeaways from the Fed Interest Rate Cut: FIRST CUT