Gifts of Real Estate
Donating appreciated real estate, such as a home, vacation property, undeveloped land, farmland, ranch or commercial property can make a great gift to The Wilds Christian Association, Inc. Your tax accountant or preparer can help you find the best appreciated assets for the greatest tax savings.
Benefits of gifts of real estate
- Avoid paying capital gains tax on the sale of the real estate
- Receive a charitable income tax deduction based on the value of the gift
How to make a gift of real estate
Your real property may be given to The Wilds Christian Association, Inc. by executing or signing a deed transferring ownership. You may deed part or all of your real property to The Wilds Christian Association, Inc. Your gift will generally be based on the property's fair market value, which must be established by an independent appraisal.
If you have any questions about gifts of real estate, please contact us. We would be happy to assist you and answer any questions that you have.
Certain properties can pose challenges to The Wilds Christian Association, Inc. We have adopted policies to limit the acceptance of certain kinds of real estate. Please check with us before making a gift of real estate so we can explain our gift acceptance policies.