Without a doubt the BRIC countries (Brazil, Russia, India and China) – four of the world’s largest emerging economies, have massive economic and investment potential, especially within the technology industry. Proper asset management is the trick to manage stock market volatility. Most often than not, successful real estate investors do most of the renovations themselves. Nowadays, most of the new commercial real estate businesses are started by leasing office space, as it provides a cheaper alternative to purchasing a new space.
There are many pages of rules, regulations, code, determinations, tax code, rental and vacancy rules, abandonment according to prescription, determinations of intent, various capricious factors known only to particular IRS agents, time lines, divorce issues, temporary use, rental, vacancy, or abandonment issues, documented or discoverable intentions on the part of participants in the transactions, multiple dispositions in short periods of time, work related occupancy and vacancy requirements, personal business use of property, income streams, family uses, health related and documented residential move or vacancy requirements, court cases and other recorded facts, all manner of special requirements and issues, land installment contract provisions, miscellaneous extenuating and defensible contingencies – which will affect the bona fide legality and defensibility of a tax deferred transaction.
There are law changes frequently on these forms of transactions and as I write this 10-31-2001 there are several laws being discussed and perhaps voted on today that will change many of the factors involved here – hopefully for the best – in order to help bolster our economy even more and support the real estate business in which I work.
There is of course no sure shot way to make a wise investment, but the awareness of market conditions and one’s own finances, can definiately help the owner to come up with a profitable lease for his commercial real estate. Some business owners view advertising as a business expense when it should really be considered an investment in your business.
Profit mainly depends on the cost price and the selling price. At the next level of the financial industry, stock and bond brokerage houses, marketing and design play an even larger role than at banks. This is a benefit that investors can appreciate when investing in small businesses as long as the investors are not corporations themselves.