People also ask


  • How long do you have to live in a house to sell?

  • And by living in your home for at least two years, you can exclude up to $250,000 (or $500,000 if you檙e married) of the profits made on your sale from your taxes ?more on that later. Of course, there are times where you simply can wait two years to sell.

  • What is the recovery period for a rental property?

  • Once you know which MACRS system applies, you can determine the recovery period for the property. The recovery period using GDS is 27.5 years for residential rental property; if you are using ADS, the recovery period for the same type of property is 40 years.

  • How long does carpet last in a rental property?

  • 淩ental grade?carpeting usually has a useful life of five years, according to Diana Valin , CPM, owner/broker of The Rental Xperts in Encinitas, CA.

  • How long does it take to repair a rental property?

  • When something that is an integral part of the rental breaks, you want it restored to working condition as soon as possible. 淎ll repairs are not the same, but the general timeframe is within 24 to 48 hours, unless it is an emergency,?White says.