real estate

New Jersey Minimum Wage Rate Increase Effective July 1, 2019

July 1, 2019

Beginning on July 1, 2019, the New Jersey state minimum wage rate will increase from the current rate of $8.85 per hour to $10.00 per hour. The rate will then continue to increase annually on January ..

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Historic Tax Credit is Alive and Well

February 18, 2019

Prior to the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in late 2017, the future of the Historic Tax Credit (HTC) for rehabilitating historic buildings was questionable. The HTC — also known as t..

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3 Fixes to Lease Accounting Rules for Landlords

February 18, 2019

The new rules on accounting for leases have already taken effect for public companies and will apply to all other entities in 2020. While most of the rule changes apply to tenants, some of the provi..

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Is Seller Financing Right for Your Next Transaction?

February 18, 2019

The commercial real estate market has been steadily making improvements since the 2008 financial crisis. While traditional financing is readily available, seller financing may be another viable opti..

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Introducing the Opportunity Zone Tax Incentive

February 18, 2019

IRS guidance answers taxpayers’ questions One provision of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) was designed to spur capital investments in low-income areas. This new tax break allows investors..

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The Homegrown Advantage: Consider a Community Bank for Your Next Loan

December 3, 2018

Have you ever borrowed funds from a community bank? Real estate developers and owners often overlook this source of financing, but these lenders offer some distinct advantages for borrowers who unders..

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