Real Estate

Increase your return on investment by employing strategies and leveraging market conditions for overall profitability.

Guidance for the entire real estate life cycle

Whether you are starting out or are immersed in operations or are thinking about a transition, we can help. Our team utilizes our deep industry knowledge to identify financial, tax, operational, and strategic opportunities across all phases of the real estate investment life cycle.

  • Acquisition and development: Insights on feasibility, new geographies, or asset classes as well as guidance on building and structuring funds, including the capital stack, budgeting and modeling, and pre-development tax planning.
  • Operations: Strategies to help improve net operating income and investor returns, take advantage of tax credits and deductions, and strategically plan for the future.
  • Preparing for a property disposition or considering a transition or exit from the business: Transaction support and consultation, including potential estate and gift tax implications.

Experience our client-focused approach

Our team of 450 dedicated real estate industry professionals serves more than 22,500 real estate clients across 40 client service locations and geographies. We offer a traditional accounting, tax, reporting and compliance perspective, as well as industry-specific real estate services.

Our team works with owners, operators, developers, syndicators, fund managers, investors, brokers, and mortgage companies across a wide array of asset classes and property types such as residential (including multifamily, single family rentals, senior living and affordable housing), commercial (including office, retail, and self-storage), industrial, and hotels and hospitality.

Stay current on real estate issues and trends
Our real estate blog offers valuable insights to help you stay ahead of the curve.

Services for real estate entities

We offer tailored approaches across finance, tax, operations, and strategy to provide support where you need it most.

Audit, accounting, and assurance
Consulting and outsourcing
Wealth advisory

Experience the CLA Promise