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Is It Honest to Use a Land Trust?

Is It Honest to Use a Land Trust?

Recently I was talking to a real estate investment club owner about speaking to his club regarding Land Trusts. He said, "We do not believe in using Land Trusts because they are dishonest." He then went on to explain how someone had come to his club and spoke about...

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Memorable Memphis

Memorable Memphis

Recently I spoke at the Memphis Investors Group and it was a great experience. The people were very nice and obliging. We ate lunch and dinner together and talked about the many benefits of holding title to real estate investments in a trust. Then, on the following...

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Does a Land Trust Have to File a Tax Return?

Does a Land Trust Have to File a Tax Return?

I am constantly challenged as to whether or not a Land Trust has to file a tax return. Attorneys, accountants and other professionals try to tell me (and their clients) that if you put your property into a Land Trust the Trust will have to file a return with the IRS....

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We Dove Deep in This Podcast

We Dove Deep in This Podcast

You're going to get a lot of nuggets out of this conversation. This podcast is different from many which I've done. Hosts Michael Bazzell and Justin Carroll were already familiar with Land Trusts, and Michael had already gone through my course and created a Land...

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Single Purpose Entity

Single Purpose Entity

Typically, a Single Purpose Entity (SPE in conventional jargon) is an LLC used for one purpose only. SPE's are also referred to as a single-asset or special purpose entity.  They are a...

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Are You Attracting Identity Thieves?

Are You Attracting Identity Thieves?

When you buy a house (to live in or to rent out) and finance it with a mortgage that gets recorded at the courthouse, you are asking identity thieves to become a part of your life! The average person does not think about it, but when you finance a property that is...

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