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The National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA) is truly unique in the world of associations. The difference? We very thoughtfully and diligently go about developing (or obtaining) th...
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With the real estate bubble having burst and the financial system in a tizzy over the attending fallout in the mortgage markets, bankers, investors, homeowners, and CEOs are calling on the Federal Res...
Most owners of privately-held businesses believe that they know what their company is worth. As they have worked to build the business, often from the ground up, they feel that their intuitive value ...
The traditional image of an accountant that browses through paperwork like a robot is no longer a reality. Nowadays, accountants are savvy business professionals who contribute actively to the suc...
The Baby Boomers are retiring in large numbers over the next ten years and the impact on the economic landscape of America will be dramatic. This article will examine those trends and the likely impac...
More tax deductions means tax reduction Important Commentary for Owners of Real Estate By Patrick O'Connor, MAI Depreciate Property Improvements Correctly... and Pay Less Federal Incom...
Day OneHouston apartment shopping requires many decisions and some information on you. You'll quickly need to decide what unit type, unit size, unit amenities, property amenities and which area of tow...