What is a 1031 Exchange?

If you are interested in, or already own investment real estate, you should know about the 1031 tax-deferred exchange. The United States Tax Code incentivizes real estate owners to continue their investment by offering to defer capital gains tax through the re-investment of profit into higher valued or larger properties. To facilitate the sale and…

Tyler Shegerian Co-Founds PACT Capital

PACT Capital Inc., a Los Angeles based commercial real estate mortgage banking firm that provides capital market services for Multifamily, Commercial and Agriculture, has announced its co-founding by real estate attorney Tyler Shegerian. Tyler has extensive experience in real estate transactions and real estate law. As co-founder and Managing Director-General Counsel, Tyler oversees all legal, operational, and administrative activity for…

What is a Capitalization Rate?

The capitalization rate—commonly referred to as the “cap rate”—is a measurement that is used to demonstrate the expected rate of return for commercial real estate investment properties. The cap rate is an annual measurement that is used by investors to compare different commercial properties for valuation and risk-return analysis. Cap rates and risk are inversely…