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

Kay Properties President, Chay Lapin featured on Millionacres Podcast to explain Delaware Statutory Trust Investments

Taxes can loom large in our lives but one of the great things about investing in real estate in the first place is that there are structures that can help. One of them is DSTs, Delaware Statutory Trusts. If you’ve never heard of these or you or are curious to learn more this is the podcast for you. Deidre Woollard interviewed Chay Lapin of Kay Properties covering what investors need to know about DSTs and … Read More

Kay Properties Helps Place over $130M in Delaware Statutory Trust 1031 Exchange Investments For Family-Owned Real Estate Firm

Kay Properties is pleased to announce the completion of a three-phased 1031 exchange project resulting in an investment into over $130M of Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) properties.  Over the course of multiple months, Kay Properties President, Chay Lapin, and Vice President, Steve Haskell, helped a family-owned real estate firm navigate three complex 1031 exchanges into a highly diversified* portfolio of DST properties.  In the summer of 2020, the family-owned real estate firm began liquidating their … Read More

As seen on WealthManagement.com: Real Estate DSTs — A Haven in a 1031 Tax-Change Storm?

In the face of the tax policy uncertainty, the question is how to think about current real estate investments and future investment plans. By Chay Lapin, President of Kay Properties & Investments, LLC Washington-watchers including many of us in the real estate industry are waiting to see if and how federal policymakers change the tax treatment of capital gains and 1031 like-kind exchanges this year. The capital gains tax rate affects the flow of capital … Read More

Custom Kay Properties Delaware Statutory Trust Offering Goes Full Cycle

Kay Properties and Investments, LLC today announced that one of their custom Kay Properties Delaware Statutory Trust offerings successfully went full cycle on behalf of multiple 1031 exchange and direct cash investors. The DST investment that was sold was the Maple Springs Apartments in Richmond, VA which was a 268-unit multifamily community.  For those investors that closed simultaneously on the DST investment the same day that the property was purchased, the total returns were approximately … 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

About Kay Properties & Investments

Kay Properties and Investment is a 1031 investment platform connecting investors with Delaware Statutory Trust sponsor companies. Kay Properties works with over 25 different DST sponsors throughout the industry that put together and manage DST properties for 1031 exchange investors. Kay Properties has participated in over $21 Billion of DST investments over the years with these various DST sponsor companies and is uniquely positioned to advise clients about the 20-40 different DST 1031 investments in … Read More

Kay Properties Helps Family Complete $36 Million 1031 Exchange Amid COVID Pandemic

Kay Properties is proud to announce the successful completion of a family’s 36-million-dollar 1031 exchange diversified* into 15 Delaware Statutory Trusts.  Chay Lapin commented, “At Kay Properties we have specialized in providing a far higher level of DST investing services than found at typical providers of DSTs. We specialize in DST investments thereby allowing us to provide full-service resources for our clients as they are going through their 1031 exchange situation and consideration of DST … Read More

Kay Properties Custom 1031 Exchange DST Investment Offering Goes Full Cycle on Behalf of 1031 Exchange Investors

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View Press Release here. Kay Properties and Investments today announced that one of their custom 1031 exchange Delaware Statutory Trust – DST offerings has gone full cycle and was sold on behalf of investors. The offering was a multi-tenant office property located in the Tampa, FL MSA and was made available exclusively to Kay Properties clients in 2017. The offering generated a total return of 131.42% for the 1031 exchange and direct cash investors*.  This … Read More