Types of 1031 Exchanges

Simultaneous Exchange

To concurrently transfer ownership of both the relinquished property and the replacement property.

Delayed Exchange

A property is sold and within 180 days, a replacement property is purchased.

Reverse Exchange

The replacement property is identified and purchased before the relinquished property is sold.

Improvement Exchange

When the exchanger wishes to either make improvements to an identified replacement property, or construct a new replacement property.


What Does Not Qualify for a 1031 Exchange?

Personal property that does not qualify under IRS guidelines includes:

Stock in trade or other property held primarily for sale

Stocks, bonds or notes

Other securities or evidence of indebtedness or interest

Interest in a partnership

Certificates of trust or beneficial interests