Monthly Archives: February 2019

Mastering The Walk Through

The final inspection or “walk through” can often generate last-minute disputes between buyers and sellers the can transform an amicable closing into a contentious one.  But it doesn’t need to, and here are some tips that can help avoid problems. The basics:  Let’s remember what we are trying to accomplish in the walk through.  The …


Avoid Making this 1031 Exchange Mistake in 2019

A 1031 exchange is a powerful vehicle to build wealth by permitting taxpayers to defer capital gains, and depreciation recapture, through a properly executed transaction. But the rules governing exchanges are a “safe harbor,” meaning that the failure to comply exactly with these technical rules will violate the exchange and force the taxpayer to recognize …