Real Estate


In real estate, economic cycles and value-creating activities don’t happen overnight. At DGC, we look at client investments with a long-term perspective in order to better evaluate and realize their intrinsic value. It’s just one of the reasons why we are recognized as a leader in real estate accounting and consulting. We have experience in all aspects of the real estate industry including development, management, financing, tax structuring and compliance, and financial attestation.

Our clients include investment funds, developers, managers, and brokers, as well as owners and operators of all types of real estate. We have extensive experience with clients who own office properties, industrial properties, hotels, multi-family housing and shopping centers. From advising on the tax consequences related to transactions and negotiating with investors, to analyzing partnership agreements and carrying out 1031 exchange programs, DGC offers sound solutions and creative ideas that maximize the value of our clients’ investments, optimizing tax results and equity values.

Our real estate services include:

  • Tax planning including services related to organizational and ownership structure
  • Advisory services relating to succession and exit planning
  • Assistance with deferred like kind exchanges
  • Advisory services for structuring with foreign and tax-exempt investors
  • Assistance with lease planning and structuring for owners and tenants
  • Structuring and consulting for Rehabilitation Tax Credit opportunities
  • Evaluation of property profitability and cash flow forecasting
  • Purchase and sale advisory services
  • Assistance with debt financing matters
  • Internal control review and evaluation services
  • Audit, review and compilation of financial statements
  • Preparation of annual income and excise tax returns

Contact us for more information about our real estate expertise.