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Blogs September 29, 2020 Real Estate Principals Series: Still a Lot of Economic Pain, Glimmers of Hope

EisnerAmper’s recent Real Estate Principals Series featured industry leaders discussing the economic impact of COVID-19 on California’s economy and commercial real estate markets, and their related investment strategies.

Articles September 24, 2020 FAQs: Impairment Considerations in View of COVID-19

This article features a series of FAQs that may help entities stay abreast of impairment considerations when accounting and reporting in conformity with U.S. GAAP, in light of the impact of the coronavirus over the last several months.

Articles September 22, 2020 From Forbearance to Restructure: A Roadmap

Owners of commercial real estate have been hit hard of late with their worst case scenario: a sudden economic collapse brought on by a health crisis that has in many cases significantly curtailed their tenants’ ability to pay rent and their own abili…

Podcast September 22, 2020 COVID-19 and the Flight to the 'Burbs - Part 2

Darren Griffith and Tim Schuster discuss updated trends in the commercial and residential real estate markets, the tax impacts of moving to a different state from where your employer is located, and the potential ripple effect on the cost of housing.

Articles September 21, 2020 Going Concern for Real Estate and Hospitality Companies Under COVID-19

Guidance for going concerns for real estate, hospitality and other industries under COVID-19 including evaluation criteria, adverse conditions, required disclosures and more.

Articles September 17, 2020 The Accommodative Climate for Modifying Bank Loans

Recent guidance given to banks by regulators that has encouraged banks to work with borrowers impacted by the pandemic and consider longer-term strategies when those accommodations eventually expire.

Articles September 15, 2020 Financial Reporting for Real Estate Under COVID-19

In addition to creating a significant liquidity crunch for landlords, COVID-19 has created accounting implications and other financial reporting considerations for real estate entities—including going concerns, asset impairment, and tenant A/R.

Articles September 15, 2020 Accounting for Rent Concessions Due to COVID-19

A review of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (“FASB”) staff Q&A that addresses the accounting for rent concessions related to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic under ASC 842 and 840.

Articles September 15, 2020 Part 1: The Real Estate Family’s Considerations for Success

The uniqueness (and the challenge) of a real estate family is that they are not just a family, but co-owners in a property portfolio and the companies that manage and maintain that portfolio. Both the family and business bonds that tie the family tog…