Homeownership may further decline among seniors in 2018

Changes to the tax code under the Trump administration could prompt senior homeowners to unload property en masse — a move that could fuel construction for senior housing nationwide, according to a new report from Marcus & Millichap.

7 smart ways to use your tax return to better your business

Tax season is a hectic time of year for many real estate agents. Not only is the spring season heating up, but most agents also have to handle filing their taxes as an independent contractor …

7 reasons Trump’s tax plan is good for real estate investors

Although the Trump tax plan, known as the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” was promoted as a tax cut for the middle class, the major benefits go to corporations, entrepreneurs and real estate investors …

Republicans finalize tax reform bill for vote before holiday recess

State and local tax deductions, once all but eliminated in earlier versions of the bill, would be expanded to include income tax, but capped at $10, …

Real estate industry reacts to Senate tax reform plan

The Senate tax reform plan has only been out for a few hours, but already, the reactions from prominent orgs and individuals in real estate are rolling in …

Senate tax plan revealed: what it means for real estate

Here are some of the big changes proposed by Senate Republicans in their tax reform bill, according to a summary released today …

The government pays more to rich homeowners than poor renters

The federal government paid out twice as much money to wealthy homeowners via the mortgage interest deduction as it spent on section 8 rent assistance …

Trump’s latest tax proposal: Will it make you more or less profitable?

The Trump administration released a revised tax reform proposal on Wednesday, which you can read in full here. The real estate industry is abuzz trying to decipher if the updated proposal helps or hurts agents — while the jury is still out, the realistic answer, frustratingly, is “it depends.” …

Trump’s tax reform plan is a mixed bag for real estate

Before the parsing, pissing and politicalization of President Trump’s nine-page tax reform proposal gets hot and heavy, here are some salient features that might help or hurt real estate …

15 money-saving tips for first-time homebuyers

To help make your clients’ first home purchase a success we’ve put together a go-to checklist outlining 15 money-saving tips for first-time homebuyers …