Greysteel Donates to Feed My Starving Children Organization

June 10th, 2019 by Rebecca Wiley

Greysteel's Phoenix team members and their families joined forces with Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) on June 6th to pack enough food to pack 41,904 meals, enough to feed 114 children in Thailand for a year!

Investing In Opportunity Zones

May 24th, 2019 by Keeley Byer

OPPORTUNITY ZONES: April 2019 Proposed Regulations

The Investing in Opportunity Act, a special provision in the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, is an innovative economic development tool designed to spur long-term private sector investments in designated Qualified Opportunity Zones (QOZs), located in 8,762 low-income urban and rural census tracts, throughout the U.S. With an estimated $6.1 trillion of unrealized capital gains eligible for…

Best Places to Live in the USA

April 11th, 2019 by Keeley Byer

Ten cities where Greysteel conducts business were ranked among the top 25 “Best Places to Live in the USA” in U.S. News & World Report’s recently published 2019 annual list. Each year U.S. News analyzes the 125 most populous metro areas in the nation to find the best places to live based on data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the U.S. Dept. of Labor. U.S. News categorizes data into the five indexes and then weights them using a methodology determined by Americans' preferences. To make the top of the list, a…

The Federal Reserve's Balance Sheet In Four Charts

March 26th, 2019 by Keeley Byer

Last week, the Federal Reserve announced it will stop shrinking its $4 trillion balance sheet by the end of September 2019 and would like to get back to a balance sheet consisting mostly of Treasuries. Currently, Treasuries account for approximately 55% of the assets on the Fed's balance sheet, MBS account for 40%, and 5% other assets, including gold. Check out the full article with charts below.