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Editor: David Reiss
Brooklyn Law School

February 6, 2018

Investing in Small Commercial Real Estate

By David Reiss

US News & World Report quoted me in How to Invest in Small Business Strength. It reads, in part, Many indicators show the economy is strong, which in turn means small businesses are following suit. Small business financials were at the strongest point … Continue reading

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February 6, 2018 in Investing | Permalink | No Comments

January 23, 2018

Aggressive Retirement Investing in Real Estate Lending

By David Reiss

InsuranceNewsNet.com quoted me in Investors ‘Flocking In’ to Real Estate Lending. It reads, in part, The stock market is off to a roaring start in 2018, but there’s no shortage of investment gurus who warn that continued equities growth is far … Continue reading

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January 23, 2018 in Investing | Permalink | No Comments

January 17, 2018

How to Rent out A Condo

By David Reiss

Realtor.com quoted me in How to Rent out a Condo: Watch out! It’s Not the Same as a Home. It opens, How to rent out a condo: This may seem like a simple question, but if you own a condominium, you probably … Continue reading

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January 16, 2018

Using Your Security Deposit for Rent

By David Reiss

Realtor.com quoted me in Can You Use Your Security Deposit as Last Month’s Rent? Find the Answer Here. It opens, Can you use your security deposit as last month’s rent? This question is common among tenants vacating their apartments, and for very good reason: … Continue reading

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January 16, 2018 in Investing | Permalink | No Comments

December 21, 2017

The Impact of Tax Reform on The Real Estate Sector

By David Reiss

Congress passed the tax reform act on December 20, 2017 and President Trump is supposed to sign it by the end of the week. A lot of ink has been spilled on the impact of tax reform on homeowners, but … Continue reading

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December 21, 2017 in Investing | Permalink | No Comments

December 19, 2017

What’s with 1031 Exchanges?

By David Reiss

US News & World Report quoted me in Why 1031 Exchange Investments Are Worth a Look. It opens, With tax reform nearing final passage in Congress, one of the most underlooked, but potentially overpowering, tax-advantaged investment tools is the 1031 exchange, which was … Continue reading

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December 19, 2017 in Investing | Permalink | No Comments

December 13, 2017

The Impact of Tax Reform on Real Estate

By David Reiss

Cushman & Wakefield have posted The Great Tax Race: How the World’s Fastest Tax Reform Package Could Impact Commercial Real Estate. There is a lot of interesting insights in the report, notwithstanding the fact that ultimate fate of the Republicans’ … Continue reading

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