What Does it Mean to “Replace Debt” in a 1031 Exchange?

By Alex Madden, Vice President, Kay Properties & Investments 1031 Exchanges and Debt Replacement The reason for selling and buying real estate via a 1031 exchange is to defer capital gains tax that would otherwise be due on the sale. By “exchanging” one or more pieces of property for one or more like-kind pieces of equal or greater value, and … Read More


This material does not constitute an offer to sell nor a solicitation of an offer to buy any security. Such offers can be made only by the confidential Private Placement Memorandum (the “Memorandum”). Please read the entire Memorandum paying special attention to the risk section prior investing. This email contains information that has been obtained from sources believed to be … Read More

Phoenix, AZ – Market Overview

By Sebastian Moya, Associate at Kay Properties & Investments In the last five years, there are two markets that have had unprecedented growth in comparison to the rest of the country. Both have surpassed several cities on the rankings of “Largest U.S. City Population” held by the US Census Bureau and they now rank at the fourth and fifth largest … Read More

1031 Exchange Guidelines and Deadlines

By Orrin Barrow, Vice President About Kay Properties and Investments, LLC: Kay Properties and Investments, LLC is a national Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) investment firm with offices in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, New York City and Washington DC. Kay Properties team members collectively have over 94 years of real estate experience, are licensed in all 50 states, … Read More

What are the Best Properties for a 1031 Exchange?

By Dwight Kay and The Kay Properties Team You are about to sell your property, and your CPA tells you that there is a large tax consequence lurking around the corner. In order to avoid paying capital gains and depreciation recapture tax, you consider a 1031 exchange whereby your taxes are deferred from the sale into a new property or … Read More

Proceed with Caution – Hotel 1031 DST Offerings

By Dwight Kay and The Kay Properties & Investments Team Investing into real estate always comes with risk. Vacancies, downward pressure on rents due to new developments coming online, the economy, loans maturing, and wider market forces often impacts how an asset performs over time. Integral to the investment’s potential success is the ability for the investor to weigh the … Read More

The Risks in Purchasing A Triple Net Lease Property and a Potential Solution

By Dwight Kay and the Kay Properties Team Purchasing a Triple Net Lease Property (NNN) provides many benefits to investors.  They’re usually single tenant retail, medical or industrial properties where the tenant is responsible for the majority of if not all of the expenses including insurance and maintenance costs.  They also provide a potentially steady cash flow to the investor as leases … Read More

Five Things To Remember When Deciding To Do A 1031 Exchange

BY DWIGHT KAY AND THE KAY PROPERTIES TEAM A 1031 exchange is a legal way for investors to defer their capital gains taxes on the sale of real estate held for investment or business purposes. It allows one to defer taxes on a property sale as long as they follow specific 1031 rules and guidelines. In other words, you have … Read More

Kay Properties Process in Spanish

EL PROCESO DE KAY PROPERTIES Planificación y dirección en cambio de DST 1031 Consulta de presentación La llamada de presentación iniciará un diálogo para que nosotros comprendamos su situación: sus preferencias, necesidades y requerimientos para su próximo cambio de 1031. Desarrollo de recomendaciones preliminares Empezaremos a transformar sus palabras en un plan estratégico 1031 teniendo en cuenta las metas y … Read More