Posts Tagged ‘Asset Protection’

The Side Benefits to Using a Land Trust

The Side Benefits to Using a Land Trust By: Mr. Land Trust®, Randy Hughes There are few (if any) benefits to owning investment real estate in your own name. There are many reasons NOT to own investment real estate in your personal name. Here is a real life case in point. I control ten condominiums…

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Why Use a Land Trust?

Why Use a Land Trust? By Mr. Land Trust®, Randy Hughes Do you remember 1969? Probably not. You may have been born after 1969 and did not find real estate as an investment until many years later. I remember the year 1969 very well. It was the year in which I purchased my first rental…

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Myths About Land Trusts

Myths About Land Trusts By: Mr. Land Trust®, Randy Hughes I write and teach a lot about the many benefits to using a Land Trust to hold title to real estate investments. There is a lot of misinformation in the marketplace about Land Trusts and a lot of bad advice given regarding these title holding…

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Land Trusts vs. Limited Liability Companies

Land Trusts vs. Limited Liability Companies By: Mr. Land Trust®, Randy Hughes Recently I read an article by an attorney telling his readers not to use a Land Trust. He recommended titling your investment property in a Limited Liability Company. His reasoning was that Land Trusts are only a “deterrent” to a lawsuit and they…

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3 ESSENTIAL ASSET PROTECTION STRATEGIES FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS

By Dr. Teresa R. Martin, Esq., REIA NYC As a real estate investor, your assets will be exposed to a significant amount of risk- from natural disasters and unanticipated repairs, to major downward shifts in the market, problem tenants, and liability lawsuits. In the end, you may find yourself holding on to real estate that…

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