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May 1, 2019

Four questions every property manager asks about facilities management software

Regardless of the type or size of the properties you manage, strategic management of your maintenance operation should be a high priority. Efficient management and control of your facilities could be the difference between revenue growth and revenue stagnation. The best way to gain control over your maintenance operation is through the use of a mobile-compatible facilities management software solution.

Apr 26, 2019

Opportunity zones evolving regulations: Part 2

On April 17th, the IRS released the long-awaited 2nd round of proposed regulations for the Qualified Opportunity Fund program. In addition to providing some clarity on the below items mentioned in our previous blog, the proposed regulations covered and provided clarification on additional items.

Apr 15, 2019

Opportunity zones evolving regulations

Under the Opportunity Zone program, investors can defer tax on any prior gains by investing them in a qualified opportunity fund.

Mar 6, 2019

Non-bank lenders capitalize on growing trend in financing for commercial real estate

There has been a significant strategy shift for commercial real estate investors from equity investments to financing commercial real estate loans.

Feb 25, 2019

Industry conferences provide valuable insight into the real estate industry and outsourcing

In January, we participated in two conferences and share our experiences and takeaways from each. Continue reading for the highlights!

Feb 22, 2019

New lease accounting standards for commercial landlords

Following a series of corporate accounting scandals in the early 2000’s, Congress passed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX). Section 401(c) of SOX required the Securities and Exchange Commission to study and report on the extent of off-balance transactions. This prompted the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) to undertake a project on lease accounting.

Feb 13, 2019

Making fund administration simple for private equity funds with real property investments

Real asset and private equity firms are expanding their core investment strategies to include real estate as a means to balance risk and achieve consistent, longer-term returns.

Jan 23, 2019

Impending reality: Why property management firms must modernize

Technology solutions for the commercial real estate industry have been around for decades. The first wave of PropTech (property technology) appeared in the mid 1980’s, offering property management companies basic general ledger accounting programs to post rent receipts and pay bills.