Why the Delaware Statutory Trust Specialist Can be a Real Estate Broker’s Best Friend

Delaware Statutory Trust 1031 Specialist

By Chay Lapin, President Kay Properties & Investments Key Takeaways: Why should real estate brokers present a DST 1031 Expert to their clients? Why is a DST 1031 perfect for a multifamily investor who is ready to sell their asset? What is “mortgage boot” and why should it be avoided? What do DST 1031 experts bring to the table for both the seller and real estate broker? Today’s multifamily market is bustling with activity as … Read More

DST Properties for Investors

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Many investors turn to DST properties due to the tax benefits and the hands-off nature of managing the investment. Compared to a traditional real estate investment, DSTs allow investors to collect a more “passive income” while simply providing the capital necessary for the investment.  In this article, you’re going to learn about DST investments and how to identify the best DST properties to invest in.  What is a DST?  DST stands for Delaware Statutory Trust … Read More

What is a Delaware Statutory Trust and Why So Many Real Estate Investors Are Interested in Them?

What is a Delaware Statutory Trust

By Matt McFarland, Vice President, and Thomas Wall, Associate, Kay Properties & Investments We recently attended an Apartment Owners tradeshow and were surprised to hear many experienced investment property owners ask us the same questions throughout the afternoon. That’s why we thought it might be a good idea to write about what exactly were the three most commonly asked questions we heard during that conference that relate to DST 1031 exchanges, including: What is a … Read More

What is a Delaware Statutory Trust

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Interested in getting involved with a Delaware statutory trust, but don’t know where to start? DST investments can be a great way to build equity and use leverage to increase returns. DSTs can even offer tax advantages to those involved. That being said, there are many details and considerations to pay attention to before getting involved in a DST. The first step to investing in a DST is to know how to define it: A … Read More

Kay Properties & Investments Has One of the Most (if not the most) Robust 1031 Delaware Statutory Trust Educational Platform in the Nation

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Kay Properties & Investments believes firmly in education. In fact, many have said that no one in the country does more to educate accredited investors, and anyone interested in DST Investments for their 1031 exchange than Kay Properties does. With a comprehensive platform of educational options, Kay Properties is considered by many nationwide to be the preeminent authority and expert in DST 1031 exchanges and investment strategies. Interested in learning more about DST 1031 exchanges? … Read More

Kay Properties & Investments Helps Accredited Investor 1031 Exchange Into 15 Different Delaware Statutory Trust Investments within 30 Days

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High net-worth investor decides to relinquish a portion of his rental property portfolio in a succession of sales before entering multiple DST 1031 exchanges to help achieve diversification, non-active management, and potential monthly income (Torrance, CA) Kay Properties & Investments successfully helped a high-net-worth client complete 15 Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) investments following the sale of five multifamily properties within a short period of time. “This particular client leveraged the full potential of Kay Properties … Read More

As seen in Forbes: The Ins and Out of Qualified Opportunity Zones

Betty Friant Featured in Forbes

Whether you’re selling appreciated stock, real estate or even a business, December 31st is the Deadline for Investing in a Qualified Opportunity Zone By Betty Friant, CCIM, Senior Vice President, Kay Properties & Investments It’s a great feeling when you sell some stock, a piece of real estate or the business you’ve poured your life into for a nice profit that puts a small fortune into your bank account. But then comes the tax bill … Read More

Executive Women in Business: Betty Friant

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Recently, Betty Friant, CCIM and Senior Vice President with Kay Properties was interviewed by the Mid-Atlantic Real Estate Journal as one of its featured Executive Women in Business. Below is a summary of their interview with Betty. Name: Betty Friant Title: Senior Vice President Company/firm: Kay Properties & Investments Years with company/firm: 5 Years Years in field: 29 Years Real estate organizations / affiliations: CCIM, FINRA licenses Series 22 and 63. Tell us how and when you … Read More

Do You Need a Delaware Statutory Trust Sponsor?

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Many investors are unsure of whether or not they need a Delaware Statutory Trust Sponsor. In this article, you’re going to learn about how a sponsor works, how to identify a good one from a bad one, and why it might be your ideal exit strategy.  How Does a Delaware Statutory Trust Sponsor Work?  The best way to explain this is to provide an example. Let’s say that the Delaware Statutory Trust owns multi-family units … Read More