A Delaware Statutory Trust (DSTs) enables passive real estate investing into large-scale multifamily, retail, and commercial properties managed by industry experts. Investors benefit from stable cashflow, diversification, tax deferral through 1031 exchanges, and hands-off ownership in institutional-quality assets.
This article aims to explore the advantages of 1031 exchanges and the criteria employed by the IRS to differentiate between investors and dealers, commonly referred to as "flippers." If you have engaged in the acquisition and subsequent sale of multiple properties, it is crucial to understand the implications of dealer status, as it renders all your properties ineligible for 1031 exchanges.
The tax benefits of real estate investing are attractive, and one way to keep the good times rolling for partnerships...