1031 Archive

Economic Impact of 1031 Exchanges: A REALTOR® University Speaker Series Presentation

What is a 1031 exchange, who benefits from these transactions, and what is the economic impact of these exchanges? In a presentation in the REALTOR® University Speaker Series held recently, Dr. David Ling discussed the features of  like-kind exchanges,...

Like-Kind Exchanges: Highlights from North Carolina

Based on the latest data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis[1], the real estate industry accounted for $54.5 billion in North Carolina. The figure accounted for 11.3 percent of North Carolina’s Gross State Product. The figure includes real estate...

Like-Kind Exchanges: Highlights from Illinois

Based on the latest data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis[1], the real estate industry accounted for $97.7 billion in Illinois. The figure accounted for 13.1 percent of Illinois’s Gross State Product. The figure includes real estate transactions—sales, leasing,...

Sixty-Three Percent of REALTORS® Participated in Like-Kind Exchanges

This blog post was written by George Ratiu, Director of Quantitative & Commercial Research and Erin Fitzpatrick, Research Intern Real estate constitutes the foundation of economic activity, with real estate transactions providing the connecting pathways between individuals, businesses, and governments. In...