You have probably never heard of Algarve, but you might want to get acquainted with it. Cost of living Health care Residency options Entertainment Recreation English spoken Expat community Taxes Real estate affordability Real estateShow More Summary
Washington Post op-ed: This Trump Real Estate Deal Looks Awfully Like Criminal Tax Fraud, by David Herzig (Valparaiso) & Bridget Crawford (Pace): President Trump clearly doesn’t want to release his income tax returns to the public. Members of the public and commentators have progressed through stages of outrage, speculation and...
Capping the top rate at 15 percent would require a willingness to ditch tax subsidies favored by special interests, including real estate developers.
Last summer we declared that "China's favorite offshore money laundering hub is officially no longer accepting its money" after the city of Vancouver slapped a 15% tax on foreign real estate buyers. The tax was intended to curb a massive real estate bubble which had resulted from an influx of Chinese money over the preceding years. Show More Summary
The IRS may seize your real estate, car, or other property to satisfy delinquent tax debt. The IRS will sell your interest in the property and apply the proceeds, after the costs of the sale, to your tax debt. Before selling your property, the IRS will calculate a minimum bid price. You will be given […]
Real estate is wonderful isn’t it? You get to buy a property with other people’s money at a dirt cheap interest rate. Your costs are largely fixed while rents keep on going up thanks to inflation. You get plenty of tax deductions. And you get to earn a $250,000/$500,000 tax free profit upon sale in Read More...
Mayor Bill de Blasio slammed a class-action lawsuit a coalition filed by civil rights leaders and real estate interests earlier this year which alleges that white homeowners get preferential... To view the full story, click the title link.
In order to reduce speculation in its housing market, the city of Vancouver imposed a vacant property tax. People would be assessed an additional tax if a house or apartment was left vacant for a long period of time. (Yes, this is one...Show More Summary
Juwai.com says it expects U.S. investment to drop in 2017 because of Chinese restrictions on the transfer of capital overseas, foreign buyer restrictions and taxes in some key markets, and predictions the Chinese economy will slow down in the coming year...
If you believe you are overpaying, would it make sense to overpay for a perfect building vs. over-paying for a building with challenges?
Ties to the White House may ultimately help the Kushner Cos., but recent trouble in a New Jersey city suggests they can hurt a bit, too. The real estate firm … Click to Continue »
The real estate firm owned by the family of Jared Kushner has withdrawn a request for a big tax break for one its building projects in Jersey City, New Jersey, city spokeswoman Jennifer Morrill said Wednesday. The company had soughtShow More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — The real estate firm owned by the family of Jared Kushner has withdrawn a request for a big tax break for one its buildings in Jersey City, New Jersey, the latest setback for the company in the area. The Kushner Cos.Show More Summary
The real estate firm owned by the family of Jared Kushner has withdrawn a request for a big tax break for one its buildings in Jersey City, New Jersey, the … Click to Continue »
A much-loved tax advantage in the commercial real-estate industry is on the chopping block even as chances dim for the passage of a broad federal tax overhaul this year. Why? If a sweeping bill doesn't get traction in Congress, there...Show More Summary
The shock of paying taxes as an independent contractor. The lies you hear. The rewards at the end of the day that make it all worth it. Those are just a few of the things that surprised agents in their early years of selling...
As the SC05 Congressional race between Republican Ralph Norman, a Real Estate Developer and SC House Member, and Democrat Archie Parnell, a Tax Attorney and former Attorney for the DOJ, heats up, things have gotten interesting. ThisShow More Summary
... after a modest drop following last summer's tax the Vancouver housing bubble has bounced right back to new all time highs, as prices of detached, attached houses and apartment all surged to new record highs....In other words, all that the 15% surtax achieved was to drastically slowdown the rate of transactions (or perhaps home flipping). Show More Summary
Hernandez’s Westwood Estates home in Massachusetts owes tens of thousands in unpaid real estate taxes.
A real estate developer in Springfield has floated grand plans for downtown Springfield. The crux of Chris Stone's plan is a 1,200-position casino in the capital city to generate tax … Click to Continue »