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 »

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 »

At any given moment there are likely multiple factors influencing the price of a particular investment asset. The fundamental driver of investment returns over the long term is growth in the asset’s ability to generate free cash flow (per unit of ownership, but this is for another day).  The generation of free cash flow enables Read More »

Self-directed IRAs (“SDIRA”) are increasing in popularity. More and more investors are getting bored with traditional investments (stocks, bonds, mutual funds, etc) and seeking out alternative investments in the search for higher returns. The SDIRA landscape is changing as a variety of investments are being introduced to the market. There is no doubt that SDIRAs Read More »

If you want to own real estate but do not want to be a landlord, then real estate crowdfunding may be for you. You will be able to participate in the cash flows and capital appreciation of the project, but will not have the responsibility of day to day management. It can be a win-win Read More »

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