As you think about diversifying your portfolio into Real Estate, or building onto your existing Real Estate holdings, it’s important to understand basic concepts related to Real Estate valuation. This brief overview reviews a few of the fundamental methods used to value a real estate asset.
At LEX, our mission is to empower wealth creation by solving real estate’s access and liquidity problems. Learn how investing in real estate can help you create wealth and generate income.
The Internal Revenue Code contains several provisions allowing owners of real estate to both defer when their taxes are due and to classify a portion of what might otherwise be treated as income as capital gains, which are taxed at a lower rate. These benefits make real estate investing more tax efficient than investing in other income-generating products such as corporate bonds.
LEX offers a new way to invest in individual commercial real estate buildings. While we’ve designed our platform to be simple and intuitive, it’s important that our investors understand how the LEX investment process works, and how deals arrive on LEX. Here’s a brief overview of the lifecycle of a LEX deal, and what the various “stages” of assets shown on the LEX platform mean.
Our mission at LEX is to empower wealth creation by solving real estate’s access and liquidity problems. Real estate deserves liquidity, and all investors deserve access. Solving these two problems in the real estate market will enable a new generation of more widespread wealth creation.
The following feature was originally published on Bisnow.com and written by Julia Troy, in collaboration with the LEX team. We are republishing a version of it on the official LEX Blog with permission below.
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) have generally been the best available option for individual investors eyeing commercial real estate. Is that changing?