Tag Archives: real estate

The Impact of a New Rent Control Law on Tenants and Owners

By | October 3, 2022

Rental housing is one of the most important sectors in the economy. According to the US Census, in 2019, out of 123 million housing units in the United States, 44 million units, or 36%, were occupied by renters. The median household spent 35% of its income on rent, while 22% of households spent more than… Read More »

Williamson v. Tucker – A 2022 Interpretation From Colorado

By | August 29, 2022

Williamson v. Tucker, 645 F.2d 404 (5th Cir. 1981) (referred to herein as “Williamson”) stands for the proposition that owner’s interests in joint ventures organized as general partnerships where the general partners participate in the management of the assets involved should not be treated as “securities” for regulation under federal and state law. Many courts… Read More »

Comprehensive Study of Special-Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC): An Investment Perspective

By | July 8, 2021

Introduction Special-Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) have been widely discussed over the past year. According to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), a SPAC is created specifically to pool funds in order to finance a merger or acquisition opportunity within a set time frame. A SPAC has 24 months after the initial public offering (IPO)… Read More »