Tagged: real estate

Real Estate Crowdfunding Calls French Crowdfunding Regulation Into Question

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Real estate crowdfunding started late in 2014 in France. But, hardly a year later, it is going strong with 26 platforms vying for a share of the market. However, as crowdfunding moves from real estate development to buy-to-let projects, new platforms are encountering some resistance… Read More

Origin Capital Lists First Denver Offer on Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform

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Origin Capital announced it’s new real estate crowdfunding platform in September of 2015. Origin is a real estate investment management firm with approximately $500 million of real estate under management.  At the time of the announcement, Origin stated they wanted to facilitate far greater access for… Read More

EquityMultiple Paradigm Shift: Real Estate Investing Through Technology

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Real estate crowdfunding, for both debt and equity, is a natural fit between technology and asset class. While so much digital ink is dedicated to early stage companies raising capital online, it is the real estate sector that has captured most of the deal flow… Read More

RealtyShares Raises $2 Million for Florida Residential Fund

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Real estate crowdfunding platform  RealtyShares states it has raised $2 million in relation to a preferred equity investment in a Florida single family home fund.  The offer was completed in concert with Sun  Coast Property Management, a privately owned real estate investment company that has… Read More

Brief: iFunding Completes Preferred Equity Financing For Sacramento Multi-Family Building

Christopher Martorella

On Tuesday, commercial real estate crowdfunding platform, iFunding, announced it has completed preferred equity financing for the construction of an 118-unit multifamily building, Eviva Midtown, in the Midtown District of downtown Sacramento, CA. The total project cost is $41 million. According to the funding portal,… Read More

Too Many Real Estate Deals To Choose From? Never Fear, New Methods Are Here.

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Real estate crowdfunding is one of the most popular forms of investment-based crowdfunding in the industry today. That is why it has already accounted for millions of dollars in project funding in just the last couple years. As the popularity and viability of this market… Read More

Fundrise: High Standards + Hot Real Estate Market = Fewer Deals

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Ben Miller, co-founder of real estate crowdfunding platform Fundrise, has published a missive addressing some investor inquiries. In an annual letter to investors, Miller explains the side effect of high standards during a hot real estate market. Miller states the most frequent question he receives… Read More

iFunding Sued. Real Estate Crowdfunding Company Calls Lawsuit Baseless

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iFunding, one of the earlier entrants into the real estate crowdfunding sector, has started the New Year on a bit of a sour note. In an article published in the Real Deal (TRD), it was revealed that iFunding had been sued this past December by… Read More

EQUITYMULITPLE Completes Initial Real Estate Funding Round; Announces Launch of Second Equity Deal

Charles Clinton

Last month, online marketplace platform EQUITYMULITPLE announced its second equity investment opportunity, which is a $12.9 million cash-flowing industrial park located in St. Petersburg, Florida. This launch comes on the heels of the company’s successful equity raise for its first project: Bushwack Capital’s $7.1 million development… Read More

Brief: DiversyFund Offers $120MM to California’s Real Estate Fix & Flippers

Craig Cecilio

On Tuesday, real estate crowdfunding platform DiversyFund announced its marketplace will be offering $120MM to fix and flippers for the acquisition and renovation of rest estate throughout California during the next twelve months. Founder and CEO of DiversyFund, Craig Cecilio, stated: “When you add the significant… Read More

Brief: RealtyMogul.com Helps Fund Student Housing Portfolio

Andy Feinour

RealtyMogul.com states it has successfully funded $1 million as part of a $37.5 million capital raise regarding the acquisition of a 3 property student housing portfolio.  The sponsor was Student Quarters, the investment arm of St. Clair Holdings. The real estate crowdfunding portal offered investors the… Read More

RealtyMogul.com Expands. Opens NYC Office, Hires Michelle Paretti as Senior Managing Director

Michelle Paretti

RealtyMogul.com has established an East coast beachfront by opening an office in New York City. Simultaneously the real estate crowdfunding platform has announced the hiring of Michelle Paretti as Senior Managing Director.  Paretti will manage the New York office and will report directly to CEO… Read More

LendInvest Now Over £500 Million in P2P Property Loans

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LendInvest Predicts it May Top £1 billion before Year’s End. Lendinvest has released that in the first few days of 2016 the platform topped £500 million in commercial property lending. According to the platform, today in the UK approximately 10% of all peer to peer… Read More

Brief: Acquire Real Estate Introduces New Real Estate Crowd Investing Cash Flow Calculator

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On Wednesday, Acquire Real Estate announced the launch of its online interactive calculator. This feature is said to help investors develop a better understanding about  their individual returns from potential real estate investments. Acquire Real Estate’s Cash Flow Calculator, which also displays legal fees, percent… Read More

Early Shares Reveals 2016 Predictions For Real Estate Crowdfunding

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Early Shares announced on Wednesday it has unveiled its very own predictions for 2016’s real estate crowdfunding. The platform shared: “2013 marked the inception of the real estate crowdfunding market, and 2014 saw its rise, and 2015 saw it soar. Early estimates projected our young… Read More

Crowdfunding: A Look at 2015 & Beyond!

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  With it being new years eve and all, what better time to reflect on all the advancements made this year and to look ahead to all those still to come in 2016 and beyond. If you follow this industry at all, you know that… Read More

Q&A with RealtyShares: Will Rising Interest Rates Impact Real Estate Crowdfunding?

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As the entire world knows the Federal Reserve decided to increase their benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points on December 16th.  After much discussion and introspection, Janet Yellen, along with the other Fed board members, decided the economy was on solid enough footing to… Read More

Property Regions is Raising Capital on Seedrs

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Seedrs has become the go-to platform for crowdfunding platforms looking to raise some capital. The next listing to leverage Seedrs is Property Regions, a crowdfunding platform facilitating investing in real estate in the UK. The Property Regions site is only accepting emails for updates as… Read More

HengXinLi Launches Global Real Estate Platform Targeting China Investors

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In China, there is an estimated $21 trillion held in savings deposits.  This incredible sum was described in Bloomberg as one of the most significant financial opportunities that will take place as capital borders open in the most populous country in the world. HengXinLi, a… Read More

Merit Harbor’s Crowdfund.co Platform Pushes into Real Estate Crowdfunding

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Washington-based Crowdfund.co, a platform owned by Merit Harbor Group, has decided to move into the real estate crowdfunding market – one of the hottest sectors of internet finance.  According to information released by company, the shift comes due to client demand.  Crowdfund.co (the Crowdfund.co brand was… Read More