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Curated investment news and posts from the M31 Capital team to help you stay on top of the commercial real estate landscape.


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Opportunity Zones' Biggest Myths

Are Opportunity Zones Empowering Prosperity or Enriching Investors?

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California Opportunity Zone Portal

Details and information around California's implementation of the Opportunity Zone program

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Opportunity Zone Resources

Listing of regulations and resources published by the Treasury Department.

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HUD's Carson on Opportunity Zone Investing

U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson discusses investing in opportunity zones to spur development in distressed communities with Bloomberg’s Jason Kelly on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power."

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What is an Opportunity Zone: Tax Benefits and More Explained

In this article you'll learn: what is a an opportunity zone, tax benefits, advantages/ disadvantages, opportunity funds vs. 1031 exchanges & more!

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Developers In Low-Income Areas Hoping To Catch The Attention Of Opportunity Zone Investors

South Side Chicago developers worry their projects won't capture the attention of OZ funds

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Diversification Is About More Than Just Stocks and Bonds

Financial planners must educate clients about the true meaning of diversification.

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Opportunity Zones Offer Powerful Potential For Investors And Communities

Opportunity Zone investing could deliver generous savings to private-sector investors and widespread economic growth to low-income communities.

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Opportunity Zones Frequently Asked Questions

The Opportunity Zones FAQs explain what an Opportunity Zone is and who can take advantage of the benefits.

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‘Opportunity fund’ managers favor urban areas, commercial real estate

An analysis by a state housing council trade group has found that commercial real estate and multi-family housing plays are where investors with funds that deploy “Opportunity Zone” dollars are so far focusing.

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Property Management 101: The One Thing All Landlords Should Do

Managing rental properties can be challenging, but there are steps every landlord can take to keep things running smoothly. Members of Forbes Real Estate Council offer tips for keeping properties in good shape and maintaining low vacancy rates.

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Treasury Outlines Tax Breaks for Investing in Distressed Areas

A proposed regulation could unlock billions of dollars in investment for so-called opportunity zones.

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The Tax Benefits of Investing in Opportunity Zones

Overview of all the tax benefits of the Opportunity Zone Program.

M31 Capital | Morpheus 1 In The News

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Bay Area experts weigh in on opportunity zones and what they mean for developers

The fund will target multifamily properties in need of renovation, not ground-up development, said founder Taylor Lembi.

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Scion of Lembi real estate empire launches opportunity zone fund to buy up Bay Area apartment buildings

The fund will target multifamily properties in need of renovation, not ground-up development, said founder Taylor Lembi.

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M31 Capital launches opportunity zone fund to invest in San Francisco Bay Area

M31 Capital, a leading real estate investment firm, has launched its affiliate Morpheus General Partner, of its first Qualified Opportunity Zone fund. The Morpheus Qualified Opportunity Zone Fund 1 (Morpheus 1) will invest in designated Opportunity Zones in the greater San Francisco Bay Area. The Morpheus 1 fund will access and invest across a wide range … Continued

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M31 Capital’s Opportunity Fund targets workforce housing in the San Francisco Bay Area

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Opportunity Zone Funds Continue to See Growth

Opportunity zone funds are growing at a rapid pace. In 2018, these funds, which came about as a result of the The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, totaled $5 billion. By the first quarter of 2019, opportunity zone funds total $20 billion, and experts predict that number will hit $100 billion by the …

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M31 Capital’s Morpheus General Partner rolls out initial qualified opportunity zone fund

Morpheus General Partner, an affiliate of M31 Capital, a real estate investment firm, has launched its inaugural qualified opportunity zone fund. No financial terms were disclosed. Morpheus 1 will invest in designated opportunity zones in the greater San Francisco Bay Area. These opportunity zones include off-market multi-family housing, mixed-use properties, empty or neglected apartment buildings and unoccupied offices.

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M31 Capital Announces Launch of Morpheus 1 Opportunity Zone Fund to Invest in San Francisco Bay Area

New Qualified Opportunity Zone Fund to Deliver Powerful Tax Advantages for Investors, Supports Growth in Under-Served Communities

M31 Capital Announces Launch of Morpheus 1

New Qualified Opportunity Zone Fund to Deliver Powerful Tax Advantages for Investors, Supports Growth in Under-Served Communities


The benefits of Qualified Opportunity Funds across portfolio types

Given their flexibility, versatility, and significant tax advantages, many different kinds of investors are moving into Qualified Opportunity Zone Funds.

QOFs: A flexible vehicle for preserving cryptocurrency gains

Have you drawn the connection between qualified opportunity zones to the capital gains benefits regarding your cryptocurrencies?

Serious investors mine the benefits of Opportunity Zones. Do you?

If you are a serious investor looking to defer capital gains, then you should be taking a thorough dive. We sure have. And the takeaway is stunning.

Diversifying your portfolio by investing in an Opportunity Zone Fund

Opportunity Zones are areas that are designated as having high growth potential. Revolutionary tax breaks are offered to investors in these zones.