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March 30, 2011 FASB Board Meeting
Investment properties. The Board decided that real estate entities that are wholly owned by only one investor would not consider the unit ownership and pooling of funds criteria for determining an investment property entity. The exemption only applies if the investor accounts for its investments at fair value pursuant to a requirement or an option under U.S. GAAP.