Author Archives: Rebecca Dawson

Bluerock Residential Growth REIT Redeemable Preferred Stock & Warrants

Bluerock Residential Growth REIT Redeemable Preferred Stock & Warrants Bluerock Realty for years was a short term commercial lender and in 2004 it switched its focus to multifamily housing. As of last year, the company owned 21 multifamily properties totaling 6,972 rental units and investments in 10 development multifamily properties representing 2,598 rental units under… Read More »

Consider These Fees When Evaluating Mutual Funds

There is a common belief that investing in mutual funds is a conservative way to accumulate wealth in the stock market. We have all seen the cover of financial magazines that read: “Our 100 Best Mutual Funds for 2017.” Yes, magazine companies are in the business of selling their magazines. If you are looking at… Read More »

Tax Savings with a Roth IRA and Real Estate

In 2010 due to The Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005, all holders of IRAs (SEP, SIMPLE and traditional) may convert to a Roth IRA, regardless of their income. Previously, in order to be able to convert from an IRA to a Roth IRA your income needed to be under $100,000. The IRS… Read More »