Tagged: real estate

First-Ever Crowdfunded Real Estate Project on Fundrise Opens Up Business in DC


  Real estate crowdfunding platform Fundrise has shared a bit of history.  The first ever crowdfunded real estate project has opened up as a “communal food” and retail market in the H Street corridor in our nation’s Capitol. Maketto, located at 1351 H Street NE, was not only Fundrise’s first offering when the platform launched in… Read More

Patch of Land Raises $23.6 Million for Real Estate Platform. SF Capital & Ron Suber Lead Round

Patch of Land Featured

Patch of Land, a leading real estate crowdfunding platform, has announced a solid $23.6 million funding round that captured the interest of SF Capital and Prosper President Ron Suber – a significant validation of their vision for the future of real estate investing.  Both Suber and SF Capital have been active investors in the FinTech… Read More

AssetAvenue Raises $11 Million in Series A; Real Estate Platform Poised For Rapid Growth

David Manshoory

AssetAvenue, a debt based real estate crowdfunding platform, has raised $11 million in a Series A funding round led by DCM Ventures. Founded in 2013, this significant funding will dramatically boost AssetAvenue’s growth as it invests in technology and product development.  The funding is indicative of the growing interest by VCs to capture the wave of alternative… Read More

Realty Shares & Crowdfunding House “Flippers” (Video)

Nav Athwal

Real estate crowdfunding platform Realty Shares captured some CNBC love late last month.  The network hooked up with the investment platform that allows smaller investors that opportunity to participate in real estate assets for as little as $5000.  The interview with real estate investor Ben Walhood is described as purchasing and flipping homes at a… Read More

Q-&-A: Estate Baron Co-founder Moresh Kokane Discusses Real Estate Crowdfunding in Australia

Real Estate Crowdfunding Australia Estate Baron

Australia’s real estate crowdfunding scene has been a hot topic in recent news, including the launch of real estate crowdfunding platform, CrowdfundUp, offering both debt and equity investment opportunities to investors of all types. But the Outback is also home to another online real estate platform: Estate Baron, which offers wholesale investors the chance to buy… Read More

LendInvest Partners with Plentific Online Real Estate Platform

Wedding Aisle Marriage Partnership

LendInvest, a peer to peer lender that targets real estate mortgages, has announced a partnership with Plentific, an online property marketplace. LendInvest has facilitated over £269 million in short and medium term mortgage loans to date making it the largest in the world. Plentific was founded by ex-investment bankers and property developers Cem Savas and… Read More

Real Estate Firms Eye Forthcoming Rules of Regulation A+

Ben Franklin Close Up 100 hundred money dollars

Later this morning the Securities and Exchange Commission will be releasing final rules for Title IV of the JOBS Act otherwise known as Regulation A+. While the details are not yet know, the expectations are for proposed rules to allow raised of up to $50 million without having to go through the state review process…. Read More

Property Partner Secures £5.2 Million to Build Global Stock Exchange For Residential Property

residential property market

Residential property crowdfunding platform, Property Partner, today announces a £5.2 million funding round to transform the way people invest in the residential property market. By bringing innovation and simplicity to a previously hard-to-access marketplace, Property Partner enables people to invest as much or as little as they like in individual residential properties – just as they… Read More

The House Crowd Announces £10 Million Milestone Since 2012 Launch

Frazer Fearnhead

Property investment company the House Crowd has announced surpassing the £10 million mark in funds raised since its launch in 2012.  The platform uses crowdfunding to raise capital to invest in property which is then refurbished. In September of 2014, House Crowd released it had bought 78 properties investing around £ 5 million. The Hale,… Read More

iProperty Company Wants to Disrupt Real Estate Listing Sector & They Are Equity Crowdfunding on Seedrs

iProperty Real Estate listing

The combination of real estate and the internet is a perfect storm. The traditional approach continues to be labor intensive, and time consuming, for both sellers and buyersn and is truly in need of a big update.  iProperty is one of these new, innovative firms, that is pushing to disrupt established processes, creating efficiencies for… Read More

Landbay Hires New COO as P2P Lending Business Grows

julian cork

Peer to peer mortgage lender Landbay has appointed Julian Cork as Chief Operating Officer. Julian has been hired aid in the rapid growth being experienced by the funding platform. He will be joining co-founders John Goodall and Gray Stern in the buy to let focused platform. Julian previously spent 15 years at JPMorgan and was… Read More

CrowdfundUp: Australia’s First Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform

CrowdfundUp Team First Real Estate

Australia was early to the equity crowdfunding game with ASSOB but they are a bit late in real estate crowdfunding – that is until today. CrowdfundUp, a Perth based startup, has launchd Australia’s first real estate crowdfunding platform offering both debt and equity investment  opportunities to investors of all types.  The founders want to connect… Read More

investUP Announces New Partnerships with Five Equity & Peer-to-Business Crowdfunding Platforms


investUP (known as UP), the crowdfunding supermarket, today announces partnerships with five new equity and Peer-to-Business (P2B) crowdfunding sites, joining the eight crowdfunding sites already on the investUP platform. These partnerships will allow investors to search for the most suitable investments from a greater choice of deals. As crowdfunding continues to grow rapidly, UP will help… Read More

Patch of Land Selected to Participate in Harvard Real Estate Venture Competition

Harvard Real Estate Venture Competition

Patch of Land, a real estate crowdfunding platform that is debt-based, has been selected to participate in Harvard Business School’s Real Estate Venture Competition. The competition will take place during the annual Harvard Real Estate Weekend and is focused on early stage startups who will pitch their business in front of industry leaders. Patch of… Read More

Urban.co.uk, Leading UK Online Estate Agent, Now Crowdfunding on CrowdCube

Screen Shot 2015-03-15 at 10.57.46 PM

As spring strikes again and bird nests fill the trees, a leading UK online estate agent is helping homeowners sell their brick-and-mortar nests on the ground. Urban.co.uk, based in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent, is now equity crowdfunding on CrowdCube, a leading investment crowdfunding platform, with minimum share buy-ins starting at £10. Urban.co.uk has sold more than £90 million worth… Read More

Realty Mogul Selected to Appear at Prestigious West Coast Tech Investor Conference

montgomery summit

Realty Mogul, one of the leading pioneers in online peer-to-peer real estate investing, will be only real estate-related business chosen to present at the West Coast’s premier conference for technology investors. The Montgomery Summit, presented by Macquarie Capital, selected Los Angeles-based Realty Mogul from more than 2,000 nominated businesses. The final roster of presenters features 140… Read More

Crowdfunding Real Estate in France: WiSeed

Wiseed takes off

Leading French crowdfunding platforms Anaxago and WiSeed launched real estate business units to meet strong demand from both real estate developers and investors. In this interview, Souleymane Galadima, the Managing Director of WiSeed Immobilier, presents his company’s current real estate crowdfunding model based on debt securities and lays out its development plans.  Founded in 2008,… Read More

Crowdfunding Real Estate in France: Anaxago

Anaxago Joachim Dupont

French real estate developers badly need private equity and French savers have a strong, yet until recently unsatisfied, appetite for investing in real estate development. Crowdfunding comes to the rescue. Two leading French equity crowdfunding sites Anaxago and WiSeed have recently launched a division dedicated to real estate crowdfunding and have strong ambitions for it…. Read More

Real Estate Debt Crowdfunding Event: Finding Capital by Using the JOBS Act Intro series

Event Details: Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 from 6:30-9:30pm PST BLANKSPACES Los Angeles Mid-Wilshire 5405 Wilshire Blvd Mid-Wilshire Los Angeles, CA 90036 Finding Capital for Real Estate Debt Crowdfunding Title II of the JOBS Act gives companies a new way to raise capital and investors a new way to learn about and invest in deals.  Find… Read More

Real Estate Crowdfunding Will Top $2.5 Billion in 2015 as Sector Takes Off

Construction Skyscraper Real Estate

One of the fastest segments of crowdfunding is the real estate sector. A perfect marriage of asset class with the convenience of online investing, real estate crowdfunding will completely alter the real estate finance industry.  Previously only an elite group of institutions and family offices had access to some of the most lucrative, on a… Read More