Leslie Pappas has been cited on CNN, ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg and hundreds of other news reporting firms as a leading expert in investments for accredited investors. She has over 33 years of experience in investments, financial services, and real estate and has participated in over $2.5B in real estate transactions.
Leslie is a Certified Commercial Investment Member, a licensed Investment Advisor, Registered Securities Principal DPP, Real Estate Broker in several states and a LEED Accredited Professional. She earned an MBA from New York University, one of the top 10 business schools, and her Bachelor’s Degree from Vassar College.
She is uniquely situated to put together a comprehensive personalized plan to help you move from traditional rental properties into diversified institutional scale investments using tools such as Delaware Statutory Trusts (DSTs), Tenant-in-Common (TIC) investments and 1031 Exchanges. Large scale, institutional grade commercial properties provide a truly "hands off" management experience and the potential for higher cash flow, better tax shelters and higher overall returns for her clients. She expertly walks her clients through the process.
Be Advised: Delaware Statutory Trusts 1031 Exchange properties involve risk - projected returns are not guaranteed. We recommend you view the risk section in Appendix 1 completely before moving forward using 1031 Exchange and DSTs as part of your estate building strategy or retirement planning. It is highly recommended that you speak with your CPA and tax attorney prior to considering a 1031 Exchange and DSTs as an investment. Cashing In, Tax Free is not to be considered as tax or legal advice. Further, it does not constitute an offer to buy any security. This material contains information that has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable but cannot be assured.