Mar
12

Real Estate Crowdfunding: Tax Considerations for Foreign Investors

Over the last decade we have seen a significant increase in foreign investment in U.S. real estate. With recent real estate crowdfunding options in the marketplace, it clearly makes sense that certain non-resident investors are considering crowdfunding equity investments. Let’s examine many of the tax considerations that will impact these foreign investors as they venture… Read more »

Mar
3

Real Estate Crowdfunding: Make Sure You Understand the State Tax Implications

Crowdfunding for real estate continues to gain momentum.  As a result, certain important tax questions arise. One such question relates to dealing with state tax consequences on equity deals and whether investors are required to file income tax returns (and of course pay income tax) in the states where the real property is located or… Read more »

Feb
20

The Benefits of Depreciation in Real Estate Crowdfunding

  Real estate crowdfunding is becoming a very popular way for investors to get into the real estate market.  They don’t have to manage the day to day operations of the property, but will be able to obtain cash flow and a percent of the profits upon disposition.  Most real estate investors understand the basics… Read more »

Feb
9

The Tax Implications of Real Estate Crowdfunding

Real estate crowdfunding is a form of real estate syndication. This form of investment has become more common in recent days, but investors often get confused on the tax treatment. The tax treatment is certainly different from other forms of investments, like stocks and bonds. But the issues can be simplified, so let’s take a… Read more »

Jan
28

Understanding the Tax Differences Between Debt and Equity Crowdfunding

Real estate syndication has been around for decades. But the syndication process has evolved in recent years with new crowdfunding options. Real estate crowdfunding deals are generally classified as either “equity” deals or “debt” deals and each can have different tax implications. Let’s take a closer look at the differences. Equity Deals When it comes… Read more »