Category Archives: Self Improvement

1031 Exchange Acquisition Completion Deadline

Important information for investors beginning a 1031 exchange from October 18 – December 31, 2013 The time frame an exchanger has to complete the acquisition of a replacement property in a 1031 exchange ends at midnight on the earlier of … 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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