Gifts of Real Estate
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How it works

You deed your home, a commercial building, or investment property to the University of Pittsburgh.

The University of Pittsburgh may use the property for its own purposes, or, more likely, will sell it and use the proceeds for our programs.

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  • You receive an income tax deduction for the fair market value of the real estate, no matter what you originally paid for it.
  • You pay no capital gains tax on the transfer.
  • You can direct the proceeds from your gift to a specific the University of Pittsburgh program.

For more information

Email us, complete the personal illustration form, or call us at 1-800-817-8943 so that we can assist you through every step of the process.