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  • Do your homework before investing

    September / October 2012
    Newsletter: Real Estate Advisor

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 617

    Abstract: It’s possible to successfully navigate the recent turbulent markets — by doing some homework before investing. This article shows that some of the best market indicators may be in the local market. It explains how to look at real operating figures when purchasing an established rental property and shows what warning signs to look out for when performing due diligence on a prospective property.

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  • Navigating trouble spots on revised Form 990

    Year End 2009
    Newsletter: Nonprofit Agendas

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 617

    Abstract: Many nonprofits, having filed extensions for more time to prepare the revised Form 990 for 2008, are now wrestling with some of the form’s questions. The form asks whether a nonprofit has certain written policies relating to organization governance, such as conflict-of-interest and whistleblower policies, and about the independence of board members. (The form’s instructions are exact about the three-part test to be used to determine whether a board member is independent.) It will also be necessary to answer questions pertaining to controlled entities and to related organizations. This article shows where to find answers to some questions that nonprofits might have.

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