Real Estate

Real estate investment and management are complex and ever-changing business ventures, and it can be difficult to navigate the myriad of regulations that are required of real estate investors. At Catanese Group, we provide comprehensive accounting, tax, and consulting services specifically tailored to your needs as a business and property owner. Whether you are an investor, developer, manager, own family and estate properties, or are a real estate sales agency, we can help you maximize your properties’ potential while providing you with peace-of-mind – knowing that your assets are properly positioned. Our real estate experts can help you through all stages of your business, from entity selection, to initial development, to growth and diversification. Areas of specialization include:
  • Analyzing demographic models, traffic studies, and location studies to assist clients with property decisions
  • Selecting the property entity for legal and tax purposes – S-Corp., LLC, LLP, or General Partnership
  • Navigating passive activity rules and examining limitations and qualifications
  • Defining and achieving personal qualifications as a real estate professional with the IRS
  • Creating cash flow models and taxable income models
  • Assisting with Section 1031 like kind exchanges
  • Navigating tax laws regarding installment sales
  • Analyzing return on investment
  • Budgeting
  • Preparing financial statements for lenders
Business sectors we serve include:
  • Homeowners associations
  • Conventional and affordable rental housing
  • Co-housing and cooperative housing developments
  • HUD, VA, and various state subsidized housing programs
  • Commercial shopping malls and shopping centers
  • Multi-family units and complexes
  • Apartment complexes