Comprehensive Tax Reform Implications for Real Estate
A version of this article originally appeared in PERE Magazine, February 2017
Comprehensive tax reform should be top of mind for real estate investors in 2017 as it appears to be high on the agenda for Congress and the new administration, says Dave Bragg, Managing Director at Green Street Advisors. Market participants attempting to read the tea leaves for indications of the policies of President Trump have kept a close eye on tweets in addition to traditional methods of Presidential communication. Throughout the campaign and following the election, President Trump has remained nearly as unanalyzable as he is unconventional, but comprehensive tax reform has emerged as the issue with the greatest implications for real estate over the foreseeable future.