Walton Global, a real estate investment and land asset management company, has opened a new DST Growth offering focused on land-based investments.
Walton believes the land-based DST offering is unique due to its 1031 exchange strategy that helps accredited investors defer capital gains taxes and involves top U.S. home builders that are expected to buy land to develop residential communities. Typically, an investment in a DST involves transferring proceeds from the sale of an investment property to another developed investment property, like commercial buildings or multifamily units that provide some income but minimal growth.
Walton’s strategy is focused on all-equity growth DST’s targeting potentially higher investor returns than traditional DSTs, along hold periods that are not artificially lengthened due to repayment restrictions applicable to most traditionally financed DSTs.
Walton will acquire a continuous pipeline of DST properties in growth regions a