Category Archives: Personal Growth

Strip Center Saves $360,000 with Cost Segregation

Strip center saves $360,000 with cost segregation study applied!   Our case study of the week is a retail strip center located in Gordonsville, TN.  SHL was contacted by an investor group who had recently purchased a strip center.  The … Continue reading

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3 Top Proven Income Tax Strategies

Here are 3 top proven income tax strategies available to commercial property owners. There is no doubt about it, the income tax burden business owners face is often one of the biggest financial challenges and nightmares that one will encounter.  … Continue reading

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Good Bye 2013…Hello 2014! Is your business ready?

Can you believe it?  Is your business ready?  The holidays are hear and with them come all the much loved family gatherings, cold weather and festive holiday times.  No doubt about it, the holidays bring joy to most.  However, for … Continue reading

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Nine Things Successful People Do Differently

In my quest to always excel and be the best, I came across this article by Heidi Grant Halvorson about the nine things successful people do differently.  After reading and re-reading and re-re-reading it I find myself wondering “where have … Continue reading

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Should architects include cost segregation in their design considerations?

Cost segregation simply classifies commercial property assets into each appropriate life-class (5-, 7-, 15-, or 39-years). If an architect takes into consideration “how” a building is designed with federal income tax consequences in mind, at least two things would occur. … Continue reading

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