What Do DST 1031 Sponsors Say About Kay Properties And Investments?

Kay Properties and Investments is known throughout the alternative investment industry as a leader in the DST 1031 marketplace as a national Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) investment firm that specializes in connecting investors with the DST 1031 investment market and the many different sponsors and DST investments available. Here is what DST Sponsors are saying about Kay Properties and the Kay Properties Team. These testimonials may not be representative of the experience of others. Past … Read More

The Case Study of a 1031 DST Specialist

By Steve Haskell, Vice President at Kay Properties and Investments There are various strategies when using DSTs (Delaware Statutory Trusts) in a 1031 exchange. Some investments are as easy as a simple exchange from one property into a single DST. Other times DST’s are used to invest leftover equity from an exchange so the investor is not taxed on leftover funds, called “boot”. Investors will routinely use DSTs as a backup ID in case their … Read More

Potential Pitfalls of NNN Properties and a Savvy Alternative

    By: Chay Lapin, President of Kay Properties and Investments NNN properties seem like passive investments but actually require regular management.  Overconcentration is a key risk when it comes to investing in NNN properties. DSTs (Delaware Statutory Trusts) provide an alternative way to invest in NNN properties. *Diversification* and true passivity are unique advantages of DST investments. Frequently investors are seeking out reduced management and or passive real estate investments. Real estate owners are simply tired … Read More

Kay Properties and Investments Successfully Completes a $13.68M Exchange on Behalf of Midwest Family

Kay Properties announces the completion of a 1031 DST exchange for a family that has owned and operated various businesses and real estate for many years.  The group was excited to move away from active, hands-on management into a more passive, diversified* investment vehicle while taking advantage of the tax deferral offered through the 1031 exchange.  They utilized the Kay Properties 1031 DST marketplace at www.kpi1031.com to invest in 10 different DST investments.   The … Read More

As Seen on Kiplinger.com: A Risk-Averse Approach to Real Estate Investing

A Risk-Averse Approach to Real Estate Investing

You can invest in income property in a decidedly defensive way. Here are four conservative strategies to minimize risk while you pursue income and appreciation from investment real estate. By Dwight Kay, CEO & Founder, Kay Properties & Investments, LLC  The highest profile professional real estate developers and investors are typically those who have won big or lost big — they made their names taking oversized risks that in some cases paid off handsomely and … Read More

What is a DST 1031 Property?

1031 DST Digest Magazine as a 1031 exchange basic resource

By: Dwight Kay, Founder – Kay Properties and Investments, LLC What Does DST Stand For? DST stands for Delaware Statutory Trust and is an entity that is used to hold title to investment real estate. What is 1031 Exchange? A 1031 tax-deferred exchange is a way to temporarily avoid capital gains taxes on the sale of an investment property or commercial property. Capital gains taxes can be hefty, running as high as 15-30% when you … Read More