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Rising inflation and the search for more stable returns has made timber an attractive investment alternative for a growing number of investors. Since the price swings of timber have little to do with the movements of financial markets, money managers have turned to the woods as a "hard asset" to diversify portfolios and soothe inflationary fears.
The big challenge with timberland investing lies in finding the right opportunities and vehicles for investment. TIMOs, timber real-estate investment trusts and partnerships with direct investors are some of the options, and each carries its own risks and advantages.
Sutherland Partner Bill Bradley will speak on Exploring the Tax Treatment of Timberland Investment, Including a Comparison of the Partnership and REIT Structures at the New York conference.