Tagged: real estate

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

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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

Residential Real Estate Lender Visio Financial Raises $6.7 Series B

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Visio Financial Services, a residential real estate lender, has announced it has raised $6.7 million in a Series B round of funding. According to the company, Visio has raised more than $100 million in debt and equity capital to provide real estate loans to investors in 34 states. Visio specializes in residential loans for fix & flip projects… Read More

ProHatch Moves into Real Estate Crowdfunding

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ProHatch, a diversified alternative capital platform, has announced a strategic shift into real estate crowdfunding. Real estate crowdfunding, for both debt and equity, is one of the hottest sectors in the crowdfunding industry. “We are differentiating ourselves in the burgeoning market of crowdfunding by offering a platform where contribution crowdfunding and regulated crowdfinance can work… Read More

PropFunds LP Funds Approximately $2,000,000 of First Trust Deeds

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PropFunds L.P., doing business in the real estate crowdfunding arena, has funded approximately $2,000,000 of first trust deeds in the past two months. The property types have primarily been multi-family projects in the greater Los Angeles market and the annualized yields to PropFunds investors are projected to be 8%-11.25%. A number of the loans funded by PropFunds… Read More

DiversyFund Users Fund Mavrix Group’s $3.1 Million Equity Investment Offering For La Jolla Property

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DiversyFund, a real estate crowdfunding platform that connects accredited investors to high-quality pre-vetted real estate investment opportunities, announced its most recent funding of an equity investment offering for a single family residence located in the heart of La Jolla, California. The Operator, Mavrix Group, is a privately held real estate development firm that specializes in… Read More

Prodigy Network Talks Crowdfunding Real Estate (Video)

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Prodigy Network, one of the leading real estate crowdfunding platforms, was recently featured on CNBC regarding their 17 John Street project in Manhattan.  The project has generated a respectable $35 million in equity crowdfunding alongside $78 million in traditional finance for top shelf, extended stay condos in the red hot NYC real estate market. The… Read More

CoAssets Secures S$1M in Series A Funding: Real Estate Singapore Platform Valued at S$13M USD

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CoAssets, a crowdfunding site from Singapore that lists properties from around the world, has raised S$1 million (US$733,000) in series A funding from undisclosed investors. This values the company, believed to be the first real estate crowdfunding platform in Southeast Asia, at S$13 million, or about US$9.53 million post-money. The startup previously received seed money… Read More

Real Estate Platform Durise Challenges Traditional Property Investment Market Through the Launch of its First Fundable Property

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Real estate crowdfunding platform of GCC and Middle East, Durise, is launching its services online to all  investors in the region and also to those outside region who wish to invest in the market through crowdfunding. The platform’s current offering is one of Dubai’s most prestigious properties, Old Town Island at the Souq al Bahar (Al Tajer). Developed… Read More

Six Institutional Funds Commit Over $100 Million to Fundrise

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Real estate crowdfunding platform Fundrise has received commitments from six institutional funds for more than $100 million to invest on their platform. The specific fund names were not disclosed. The significant amount of backing was qualified as due to Fundrise’s “success in tapping into the power of the crowd to originate deal flow at a… Read More

Egypt’s First Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform Explores the Future of Real Estate Investing; Exclusive Comments by CTO Nadin Mustafa

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  AqarFunder, the first online real estate crowdfunding platform in Egypt, welcomes investors to a bright future for real estate crowdfunding—one that includes a 15-25 percent total return. The Cairo-based company, with an office near the banks of the Nile, leverages technology to connect private investors to a host of otherwise unavailable deals. “Crowdfunding has… Read More

CrowdProperty Says First Project Fully Funded & Offering 10% Return

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CrowdProperty launched their real estate platform last fall. At the time management stated their first year target was £20 million in funding. CrowdProperty has now announced it a has successfully completed its first successful crowdfunding project with a total of £360,000 being loaned by 40 investors. Each investor is said to captured 10% gross return… Read More

SharkTank Hammers Aspiring Real Estate Crowdfunding Site. Kevin O’Leary Says “I Smell Jail Time” (Video)

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Tycoon, a new real estate crowdfunding platform, hit the studios of SharkTank to pitch the young platform to the “Sharks”.  The entrepreneur may regret this decision as Mark Cuban declared “I am out” in less than 60 seconds.  Cuban goes on to call it a “rip off”.Venture Capitalist Kevin O’Leary quickly added “I smell jail time”… Read More

Fundrise Co-Founder Dan Miller Talks Real Estate Crowdfunding for 3 World Trade Center

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Fundrise co-founder Dan Miller recently chatted up one of their most interesting real estate crowdfunding deals yet:  3 World Trade Center. The project is a 2.5 million square foot class A office development put together by big name developer Silverstein Properties in downtown New York City. Silverstein happens to be investors in the fast growing funding portal…. Read More

Weissenhaus “Europes Most Successful Crowdfunding” Returns as Campaign is Extended

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Weissenhaus, a posh resort located in Northern Germany on the Baltic Sea, has decided to return to the pages of Companisto to continue raising funds. The offer had raised € 6.3 million from 1478 investors but Companisto representatives stated that “due to constantly high demand, the equity based crowdfunding campaign will be relaunched for the last… Read More

Realty Mogul Adds to Executive Staff Once Again with New Senior VP Hire

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Realty Mogul is really beefing up these days.  They have been on a hiring frenzy.  Growing at this rate is probably a good indicator of product demand. Realty Mogul is one of the earliest entrants into he real estate crowdfunding space. In September of 2014, founder and CEO Jilliene Hellman said of her company; “We… Read More

elmspring Participants PeerRealty & ReaLync Set To Be Featured at January 2015’s Technori Pitch

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Real estate startup accelerator program, elmspring, announced this week that two participants of its program, PeerRealty and ReaLync, are set to featured at the January 2015’s Technori Pitch. Technori Pitch is described as “a monthly showcase of innovative starters, showcasing what they have just launched.” The series has brought over 180 tech startups and professionals—including the founders of 37signals, Apple’s… Read More

iProperty: “UK Property Industry is Running Scared”

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This is a bit of an interesting story of the disruption occurring in the UK real estate market. The internet is improving all forms of commerce.  Real estate is one of the industries in dire need of innovation.  A company called theiPropertyCompany launched last year to list real estate globally for free. No buyers or… Read More

Patch of Land: We are Leading the Way for 506(c) Filings

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Real estate crowdfunding platform Patch of Land has apparently had a nice 2014. Granted things are just revving up this year after an eventful 2014, but the investment portal recently shared that in Q4 of 2014 they topped the list of SEC filings for 506(c) offerings.  Now for those of you who are not quite clear… Read More

RealCap Chicago – Real Estate Crowdfunding Conference

Event Details RealCap Chicago will provide real estate entrepreneurs the opportunity to hear from the country’s leading real estate crowdfunding platforms. Attendees will learn how to raise debt and equity online for projects including “fix and flip” single family homes, multifamily complexes, commercial buildings, and ground up development projects. Panels Learn the basics- How Does Real… Read More