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Consider Taxes Before Converting Your Home to a Rental Property

Posted on Wed, Jun 14, 2017

Have you ever thought about becoming a landlord? This option may be tempting if your local real estate market is surging and rental rates are strong, especially if you're already planning to relocate or downsize to a smaller home.

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Tags: Primary Residence, Residential Real Estate, Landlord, Rental Property

Turn Sweat Equity into Tax-Free Profit

Posted on Fri, Dec 09, 2016

Today's real estate market and current tax laws have opened up opportunities to invest in fixer-upper homes and potentially make a tax-free profit.

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Tags: Real Estate Taxes, Residential Real Estate

Tax and Other Considerations When Selling Your Home

Posted on Mon, Jun 17, 2013

The prime residential real estate selling season is in full swing and 2013 looks like it could be a good time to sell, depending on your situation. Mortgage interest rates are still historically low and the National Association of Realtors reports that home sales are up, compared with a year ago.

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Tags: CPA Firm, Echelbarger, Tax Break, National Association of Realtors, Selling Your Home, EHTC, Residential Real Estate