Real Estate

Real Estate in US – an update from Arcus Lending

Author - Shashank Shekhar, CEO, Arcus Lending It's a refrain we've been repeating a lot lately, yet it's one we like to hear: Home values are still rising in [...]

How Landlords Can Write Off Rental Property Losses

There are strict limitations on losses from investments in tax shelter deals, such as limited partnerships. Generally, tax shelter losses can be offset only [...]

Five Foreign Capital Trends in the U.S. Commercial Real Estate Market

With foreign capital flowing back in to the U.S. commercial real estate market in a substantial way, we are taking a look at the longer-term view of factors [...]

The IRS Figures Out The Real Estate Professional Rules – Part 2

Two Grouping Elections When a you have one activity under the meaning of Section 469—whether it be a rental property or a partnership or S corporation [...]

The IRS Figures Out The Real Estate Professional Rules – Part 1

Qualifying as a real estate professional has long been a boon to taxpayers who would otherwise be limited in the losses they could deduct from rental [...]

Tax Strategies for Real Estate Agents

As a real estate agent, your gross commission is not a salary. It's business revenue that must cover both your salary and your expenses. Manage it successfully [...]

House Flipping and Taxes

House flipping involves the purchase, renovation and sale of a property, hopefully for a profit, when the improvements are complete. The object of house [...]

Investing in Real Estate? Consider an LLC

Creating an LLC can save rental property owners a great deal of money and headache, provided that the owners take proper precautions. For more information, [...]

Limited Liability Company 101

As a business owner, you will be faced with many important decisions, including what business structure to use in your company formation. While many countries [...]

Limited Liability Companies for Beginners

Over the past fifteen years, limited liability companies have become one of the most popular ways for investors to structure their holdings, beating out [...]