How Multifamily Investors Minimize Taxes through a Cost Segregation Study

Depreciation Schedules. IRS codes. Accounting. Paperwork. The very thought of these concepts is enough to put me to sleep at my desk. Well, they used to be. Then I learned the power unleashed in the simple but powerful strategy of accelerated depreciation. And when I was evaluating a change in career focus to dive into multifamily investing, it was one …

Acquisition Announcement – Richmond Commons in Lexington, KY

LYNCHBURG, VA (December 11, 2017) – Wellings Capital, a commercial multifamily acquisitions and asset management firm, announced today that is recently closed on Richmond Commons, a 125-unit multifamily community in Lexington, KY. Richmond Commons is unique in the Lexington market as a townhome-only community where each unit has two stories with two bedrooms, 1.5 baths, and a private patio. The …

The Perfect Investment Excerpt

The Perfect Investment is a book about multifamily real estate, written by our co-founder Paul Moore. We wanted to share the introduction with you… I never planned to be a commercial real estate investor. As a matter of fact, I hated the thought of it. I remember the first mall in my town growing up. It was a bustling hub …

Baby Boomers Are Renting Instead of Owning

The most significant factor for apartment investors is the Baby Boomer’s move from homeownership to renting. 2016 is the 70th birthday for the Baby Boomers as they continue to impact every facet of America’s economics. Boomers create lasting security for apartment investing Per CNN, by 2030, when all of the Baby Boomers turn 65 or older, they will make up …

2 Essential Multifamily Terms To Understand

Retaining and increasing the value of your apartment investment is fundamental to your long term survival. It is Warren Buffet’s number 1 rule: “First rule of investing..Don’t lose money” To follow that rule with apartment investments you need to focus on the two key pillars of value:   Capitalization Rate (Cap Rate) and Net Operating Income (NOI).   Capitalization Rate …

Texas Is the Best State for Multifamily Investing

Not All Lists are Created Equal If you want to be successful apartment investor, selecting the right market is one of the most crucial decisions you will make as you manage your portfolio. Each year, we see just about every major publication release it’s version of the 10 best cities for.. .(fill in the blank) and then watch as inexperienced …

There’s 80 Million of Them

The Other Side of the Coin If we had a nickel for every article written about the Baby Boomer generation, we would most likely be living in the Caribbean sipping umbrella drinks and thinking about an afternoon nap. The ubiquitous Boomers have influenced modern America like no other generation and continue to do so as they move into retirement. As …

How AMT (Alternative Minimum Tax) Affects Multifamily Investors

Disclaimer! I am not a tax professional nor do I claim to be. The commentary and opinion expressed in this article are to give you a baseline understanding of the issue and ways in which we think about it as active commercial real estate investors and educators. It is incumbent upon you to talk with your CPA, Registered Agent, or …