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Acquire Loans On Vacant Land

Many lenders are concerned about the flow of capital into real estate development, noting that more money is chasing fewer good deals. With the real estate recovery underway, opportunities may be returning to a previous normal. Here are some of

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Decision To Lease Or Own Commercial Property

Whatever the kind of property used, the user has the option of purchasing or leasing. Should you buy the house you live in, or lease it from someone else? With few exceptions, there would be an overwhelming response to “own

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The Purpose Of Real Estate Appraisals

What Is Value? The purpose of any real estate appraisal is to determine the market value of the property being appraised. The handbook of the Appraisal Institute defines market value as: “The most probable price which a property should bring

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Making A Tax-Free Exchange Of Partnership Property

There are many limited partnerships that own rental property. Suppose a real estate limited partnership plans to sell rental property of the partnership to a third party and one or more of the partners wants to defer tax through a

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