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Diversifying a 1031 Exchange with Delaware Statutory Trusts (DST)

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If you own commercial real estate and have successfully exchanged like-kind property, great job!  A 1031 exchange is no simple task as there are many moving parts involved.  Even more challenging, is the ability to successfully diversify into multiple properties within an exchange.  Strict 45-day property identification and 180-day closing timelines can make diversifying a […]

The 1031 Exchange Process Explained

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If you’re an astute real estate investor, you recognize the significant impact of capital gains taxes when owning investment real estate. However, there exists a strategic maneuver that could potentially be your golden ticket to amplified success – the 1031 exchange. This intricate choreography of 1031 property exchanges, often referred to as “swap till you […]

How a 1031 Exchange Can Potentially Benefit Your Real Estate Portfolio

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Real estate investors always seek ways to maximize profits and minimize tax liabilities.  One strategy that has gained popularity in recent years is the 1031 exchange.  In existence now for over 100 years, the 1031 exchange is viewed as one of the most powerful tax advantages for real estate investors alike.   In this article, […]

Exchange-X – How it Works


Over the past few weeks, we have discussed many topics including what is a 1031 exchange, what is a Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) and how investors can strive to build passive wealth by applying these powerful investment tools.   In this article we will uncover some important topics and answer the following questions: What is […]

Real Estate Investments with 1031 Exchange: Key Strategies

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A 1031 exchange, also known as a like-kind exchange, is a powerful tax strategy that allows real estate investors to defer capital gains taxes by selling one property and acquiring a similar replacement property. This strategy has gained popularity among savvy investors looking to potentially maximize their returns and build long term wealth. This comprehensive […]

Is a 1031 Exchange Right for You?

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Interested in doing a 1031 exchange or wondering if it’s the right option for you? If you are, you’re not alone. A 1031 exchange is a popular option for real estate newcomers and seasoned investors alike. However, it can also be a complicated process, and its potential benefits and drawbacks may not always be clear. […]

Why Consider a 1031 Exchange?

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If you own investment real estate and are unfamiliar with the IRC 1031 exchange, it is highly recommended that you educate yourself about this potentially valuable opportunity.  The 1031 exchange is widely regarded as one of the most advantageous benefits for owners of investment property in the United States.  At Exchange-X, we frequently get questions […]

What Qualifies as “Like-Kind” Property in a 1031 Exchange?

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A 1031 exchange is one of the most powerful tools available to real estate investors.  However, there is often confusion around what qualifies for a 1031 exchange, especially when it comes to the “like-kind” property requirement.   In this article, we dig into the “like-kind” requirement and look at: What does “like-kind” mean? Properties that […]

How does a 1031 Exchange Work?

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Interested in doing a 1031 exchange but not sure how it works? If so, you aren’t alone. A 1031 exchange could be a powerful tool available to real estate investors but can also seem complicated if you are doing one for the first time.   In this article, we break down how a 1031 exchange […]

1031 Exchange Rules Explained

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So, you think you are ready to sell your property, but you don’t want to pay capital gains tax. You’ve thought about doing a 1031 exchange but have never done one before and do not completely understand the rules of a 1031 exchange. If this sounds like you, you’re not alone.  There are specific requirements […]