1031 Exchanges in Real Estate Investing
1031 Exchanges in Real Estate Investing Nikki Williams, Esq. Watson Sloane PLLC The real estate market is an integral part of the economy and is generally one of the measures used to gauge the health of the larger economy. Federal, state, and local governments and agencies often establish policies to encourage real estate investors to […]
The Anticipated Discontinuance of Publication of USD-LIBOR
Market Reactions To, and Proactive Measures To Be Taken In Connection With, The Anticipated Discontinuance of Publication of USD-LIBOR John R. Stokes, Esq. Watson Sloane PLLC In July 2017, the Financial Conduct Authority of the United Kingdom (FCA), the body overseeing the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) announced the possible phase out of publication of […]
Bond financing: The best-kept secret for Central Florida manufacturers
Many privately-owned manufacturers in Central Florida often are faced with the need to get long-term financing for capital projects, including the financing of primary manufacturing facilities, as well as the purchase of equipment. What many of those companies don’t realize is that tax-exempt and taxable bond financing may be an alternative way to finance these […]
How Bond Financing can help Central Florida’s Nonprofits looking to raise big money
How bond financing can help Central Florida’s nonprofits looking to raise big money Many nonprofit entities in Central Florida often are faced with the need to get long-term financing for capital projects, including financing or refinancing the cost of the acquisition, construction and equipping of educational facilities, health care facilities, wellness centers or social service […]
Thinking About Selling Your Home? How a Real Estate Lawyer Can Answer All Your Questions
Has your family size recently increased or decreased? Do you need more space for your work-from-home business? There are a variety of reasons that lead to the purchase and sale of homes. If you are looking to put your house on the market, there are several steps to take before you can do so. One […]
FORMING A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION?
FORMING A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION? HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT 501(C)(3) VS 501(C)(6). There are many similarities as well as significant differences when it comes to 501(c) organizational structures. When creating a new nonprofit organization in Orlando or in the State of Florida, it is prudent to consult with legal and tax professionals with […]
Developing or Acquiring Commercial Property? How a Real Estate Lawyer Can Help
The purchase or acquisition of commercial property can oftentimes be a great financial investment. However, along with that great investment comes an even greater responsibility to adhere to the rules set forth in the purchase and sale contract as well as local governing laws and regulations. There are many legal aspects to consider when purchasing, […]
WHAT’S IN YOUR LEASE?
COMMERCIAL LEASE DRAFTING IN THE STATE OF FLORIDA Similar to that unavoidable credit card slogan constantly reminding you that your wallet should contain that credit card, it is essential for you, as either a landlord or a tenant, to both understand all of the terms in your lease and to ensure that your lease properly […]