Episode 003. 1031 Exchange Basics
with Ken Tharp

To Be Real Clear Podcast Episode featuring Jennifer Jaschen Picture of Jes Kettleson and Kaylen Johnson

In this episode, Jes Kettleson discusses common issues at the closing table with Kaylen Johnson, highlighting frequent surprises about 1031 exchanges. They welcome Ken Tharp from Iowa Equity Exchange to delve deeper into the topic. Ken explains the importance of communication and planning in 1031 exchanges, sharing insights from his extensive career in real estate. He emphasizes the necessity of involving a qualified intermediary (QI) early in the process and clarifies the rules and benefits of 1031 exchanges, particularly for real estate investors looking to defer capital gains taxes.