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Independent Exchange Services, Inc.​

IES has been acting as an independent, third-party corporate Qualified Intermediary to facilitate exchanges under Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code.​

Reverse Exchange Services, Inc.​

RES provides "reverse" tax deferred exchanges that gives you control over the replacement property before you dispose of the relinquished property.​

Qualified 1031 Specialists‎

Independent Exchange Services, Inc. and Reverse Exchange Services, Inc. provide IRS Section 1031 exchange services—essentially a deferral of capital gains taxes from the exchange of investment properties—for real estate investors throughout the Greater Bay Area and beyond. The company acts as a third party, qualified intermediary for various types of exchanges, including delayed, simultaneous, reverse, built-to-suit and international.

professional, pragmatic, deal-specific solutions.


Intermediaries are always looking for ways to discern themselves from their competition, and those that have earned the prestigious Diamond Certified award are already several steps ahead. In addition to its Diamond Certified status, Independent Exchange Services, Inc. differentiates itself by focusing entirely on one specific aspect of the industry: Section 1031 exchanges.

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We strive to be as service-driven as possible and make the exchange process simple and hassle-free