Poor Man’s Market Assessment – Aug 2018

It's really hard to predict or time the market. That said, we can do a decent job of describing the environment we find ourselves in today, and that alone can be quite instructive as to what stance we should take in the markets. To describe the current environment, I update my Poor Man's Guide to … Continue reading Poor Man’s Market Assessment – Aug 2018

Ultimate guide to vacation properties and second home ownership

TL;DR: If you're operating on a tight budget or don't vacation much, then your best bet is simply to rent whenever you travel. But, if you're vacationing at least 2-3 weeks per year, and value a higher quality experience with greater consistency, then you should consider ownership alternatives that might offer a better product at … Continue reading Ultimate guide to vacation properties and second home ownership

1031 Exchange Calculator

Check it out at this link! Originally created for the post: ‘Quick Primer on the 1031 Exchange’ What it is A model that helps you to calculate the financial implications of a 1031 exchange - which is a great way to defer depreciation recapture and capital gains tax. By providing information on the relinquished property (one you … Continue reading 1031 Exchange Calculator