Donating appreciated real estate, such as a home, vacation property, undeveloped land, farmland, ranch or commercial property can make a great gift to benefit The The University of New Mexico.
Your real property may be given through a bequest in your will or trust or by executing a deed on death, which transfers ownership to the UNM Foundation upon your passing.
If you have any questions about gifts of real estate made through your estate plan, please contact us. We would be happy to assist you and answer any questions that you have.
Please let us know if you have already included the as a beneficiary of a piece of real estate. We would like to thank you and recognize you in the New Horizons Society.
Mortgaged Property - Please contact us if the property you wish to give has existing debt or a mortgage. Indebtedness can affect your charitable tax deduction.
Difficult Property Gifts - Certain properties pose challenges. 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.
Capital Gains Tax - Check with us on the capital gains tax implications of your gift. You may also be interested in life income options.