The Essentials of Section 1031 Exchanges – A Primer for Title Professionals

What is an IRC Section 1031 exchange? If you are seeking an answer to this question or related questions regarding “like-kind” real property exchanges, this webinar is for you.

Event Details

  • Date: October 19, 2022
  • Time: 2 PM EDT
  • Format: 70-minute CE/CLE webinar

About this event

Join us as Mary Cunningham and Miriam Golden, of Chicago Deferred Exchange Company, discuss the nuts and bolts of Section 1031 exchanges. Cunningham and Golden will demystify confusing concepts related to Section 1031 exchange requirements and explain related terminology. The course will also review past and current events that are impacting 1031 exchanges, such as political movement and potential federal legislative developments.

This training will focus on:

  • What title agents and attorneys need to know about Section 1031 exchanges
  • The Starker decision
  • The benefits of a Section 1031 exchange
  • Qualifying v. non-qualifying real property
  • Exchange types and requirements
  • How to structure a forward exchange
  • Maximizing the tax deferral (avoiding “boot”)
  • Navigating settlement scenarios involving Section 1031 exchanges


This webinar offers continuing education (CE) and continuing legal education (CLE) credit to Doma agents and approved attorneys for select states.

  • CE credit (1 hour) has been approved for: AL, D.C., DE, FL, LA, MD, MO, MS, NJ, TN, TX, UT, VA and WV. CE credit applications have also been submitted to: ID, IN, NM, OH and PA.
  • CLE credit (1 hour) has been approved for: AL, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MN, NJ, OH, SC, TN and WA. CLE credit applications have also been submitted to: CO, NC and VA.

Please note:

  • Receiving CE or CLE credit for this program is a benefit exclusive to Doma agents and approved attorneys. For more on becoming an agent or approved attorney, email


Mary Cunningham

President and CEO
Chicago Deferred Exchange Company

Miriam Golden

Senior Vice President
Chicago Deferred Exchange Company


Valerie Grandin

Executive Vice President and
Chief Underwriting Counsel
Doma Title Insurance, Inc.