The Gateway to Freedom in Your Retirement Plan

Midland IRA specializes in holding alternative assets in IRA accounts. Investing strategies in retirement planning realm include alternative assets such as real estateprecious metalspromissory notesprivate equity, and more. Self-directed IRAs give investors the freedom to select their own assets and manage them as they see fit. Account owners call the shots. If you want a smarter way to save for your future, Midland IRA can help you achieve the retirement you desire. For this purpose, we provide custodial services, record keeping and ongoing education for our clients.

Administrative Services

Federal regulation requires a qualified trustee or administrator to hold IRA assets on behalf of the IRA owner. Midland IRA provides administrative services to hold the assets as well as the title of the investments in your self-directed IRA account.

Record Keeping

Midland provides administrative services for the IRA on your behalf. This includes tax reporting, account statements, processing transactions, as well as making bill payments, receiving income deposits, and much more.


Midland provides ongoing education for investors and professionals. We offer step-by-step instructions on how self-directed plans work. Additionally, we provide continued education through live events, webinars, and other community engagements.

Your Qualified Intermediary and Certified Exchange Specialist® for 1031 Tax-Deferred Exchanges

Our certified Midland 1031 staff works closely with real estate professionals and individual investors to help them successfully complete 1031 exchanges. We are bonded and insured. And, we also offer a qualified escrow account administered by an independent bank. Our personal service is unparalleled in our industry. We have acted as a qualified intermediary in hundreds of exchanges each year, which are preferred investing strategies by many real estate investors.

What We Don’t Do

We Do Not Sell Investments

Midland IRA and 1031 does not offer, broker or sell any investments. On behalf of your IRA, you choose and manage the assets for your self-directed account. Assets used in a 1031 exchange are also chosen by you.

We Do Not Give Financial Advice

Midland IRA and 1031 does not offer advice. It is important to consult your tax and/or investment professional to ensure you make the best choices for you and your retirement and investing goals.

Self-Directed IRAs

Learn more about self-directed IRAs.

1031 Exchanges

Learn more about 1031 exchanges.