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We provide a variety of assurance, tax and consulting services for hundreds of private and public real estate entities, including opportunity funds, private equity portfolio companies, pension funds and advisors, Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), institutional investors, joint ventures, asset and property managers, brokerage and advisory firms, developers, owners and investors and Fortune 100 companies.

FEATURED INSIGHTS

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Real estate tax year in review—and a look ahead

It’s been a busy year for the real estate industry. Here are highlights of the year and a look ahead for real estate tax policy.

  • John Luksis

INSIGHT ARTICLE

A warning light for commercial real estate?

Entering the late portion of the business cycle, commercial real estate is still feeling the effects of the recession.

  • Joe Brusuelas, Richard Edelheit, Tom Green

INSIGHT ARTICLE

PATH act increases tax benefit of foreign investment in US real estate

Recent tax changes to FIRPTA may affect foreign investors in U.S. real estate and real property interests.

  • Korey Collins, Nick Passini, Don Susswein

Popular Insights

Real estate trends to watch for the remainder of 2017

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Real estate trends to watch for the remainder of 2017

The fundamental outlook for the housing sector remains strong even as gathering policy and cost headwinds imply rising risk.

  • Richard Edelheit
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  • June 20, 2017
Malls in America: Ruin or renaissance?

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Malls in America: Ruin or renaissance?

What’s truly happening with the transforming American mall? Industry insiders share their insights on what’s working and why.

  • Michael Schwartz, John Nicolopoulos
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  • June 20, 2017

VIDEO

The risks of a WeWork tenant: The millennial impact on real estate

In this video series, experts discuss how co-working office providers are becoming today’s biggest lessees in the U.S.

  • Michael Schwartz
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  • June 12, 2017
Digital transformation in commercial real estate

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Digital transformation in commercial real estate

Digital transformation in the commercial real estate industry is immediately necessary, temporarily challenging and ultimately rewarding

  • Bill Kracunas
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  • June 08, 2017

VIDEO

Investing in creative office space: The millennial impact

In this video series, experts discuss how millennial work habits are reshaping today’s office landscape and the risks of a WeWork tenant.

  • Michael Schwartz
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  • June 05, 2017

VIDEO

Reimagining retail: The millennial impact on real estate

In this video series, experts discuss how millennial shopping habits are changing retail real estate and logistics.

  • Michael Schwartz
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  • May 29, 2017

VIDEO

Investing in a rental nation: The millennial impact on real estate

In this video series, experts discuss how millennials are impacting the urban real estate market and changing the way America does business.

  • Michael Schwartz
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  • May 22, 2017
Exorcise your ghost assets: Stop paying unnecessary property tax

INSIGHT ARTICLE

Exorcise your ghost assets: Stop paying unnecessary property tax

Fully-depreciated fixed assets can haunt your property taxes for years. Identify and fully dispense ghost assets to avoid excess taxation.

  • Chris Atwell
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  • May 11, 2017
Tax Court denies taxpayer’s loss on real estate activities

TAX ALERT

Tax Court denies taxpayer’s loss on real estate activities

The Tax Court has reiterated that contemporaneous documentation is important when substantiating activity to avoid passive treatment.

  • Ed Decker
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  • April 21, 2017
3 things for landlords to remember about CAM reconciliations

INSIGHT ARTICLE

3 things for landlords to remember about CAM reconciliations

Understanding the unique terms of each lease can result in realizing the full profit potential of the property.

  • Sandra Adam
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  • April 13, 2017

ARTICLE

Tax planning for a nonresident entering the U.S. tax system

When entering the U.S. tax system through investment or relocation, a nonresident faces unique tax reporting and filing obligations.

  • Rolando Garcia, Angela X. Qian
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  • April 03, 2017

ARTICLE

New regulations for Subpart F and CFC investment in US property

Final regs update some categories of subpart F income, treatment of foreign-held U.S. property in transactions that involve partnerships.

  • Adnan Islam, Tony Kim
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  • April 03, 2017

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Richard Edelheit
National Real Estate
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