Tagged: real estate

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

WEISSENHAUS Grand Village Resort & Spa at Night

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

Bill McKnight

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

Technori Pitch

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

Construction Skyscraper Real Estate

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

Shari’ah Compliant Crowdfunding Platform Grows in Singapore & Indonesia

Club Ethis Membership

Singapore based startup Club Ethis may be the world’s first Shari’ah compliant crowdfunding platform and according to information provided by the portal it is growing fast. Club Ethis is guided by 2 in-house Islamic scholars. Ethis believes it has shown that Islamic Finance, crowdfunding and real estate development are complementary industries and sectors that feed off… Read More

KC iFund Opens Palm Beach Office; Launches New Deals & Freshens Investment Process

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KC iFund continues its development as an evolutionary online platform for real estate investing with two new real estate offerings, a new investment process and headquarters in Palm Beach, Florida. Launched in late 2014, KC iFund set itself apart from the standard crowdfunding platforms by providing an investment template standardized for all deals. KC iFund… Read More

HVS Capital Corp Teams Up With iFunding to Form Strategic Crowdfunding Housing Real Estate Investment Alliance

HVS

HVS Capital Corp, a real estate company for hospitality investment banking solution, and iFunding, a crowdfunding platform that makes real estate investing simple, announce a strategic alliance to expand financing for hospitality real estate projects. HVS Capital will use the crowdfunding platform to expand the investor base for hospitality real estate, while the iFunding will rely on HVSCC exclusively to… Read More

The Funding Cap on Title III Retail Crowdfunding is Pointless. 

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As we start the beginning of 2015, expectations are increasing that final rules for both Title IV and Title III crowdfunding will finally be released to the public with the first offers commencing later in 2015.  Yes there are many questions regarding the final rules from industry participants and observers. Some commentators expect that Congress… Read More

American Homeowner Preservation Launches $30 Million Crowdfunding Campaign For New Initiative Opportunity 2014B

American Homeowner Preservation AHP

American Homeowner Preservation (“AHP”) recently launched its very crowdfunding campaign to raise $30 million for Opportunity 2014B. Funds raised will be utilized to purchase non-performing mortgages at substantial discounts from banks and other lenders. Borrowers are then offered sustainable solutions to stay in their homes with affordable payments and reduced principal balances. Accredited investors can earn annual returns… Read More

Brief: Inner 10 Capital Completes First Real Estate Deal in Austin

Inner 10 first deal

Real estate crowdfunding platform Inner 10 has announced the completion of its first successfully funded deal. The Austin based company completed an investment offer for construction of a 2 unit condo in Austin. The project was in conduction with their sister company – Inner 10 Development.  Investors were said to receive up to a 20.4%… Read More

Acquire Launches New Commercial Real Estate Investing Platform

Acquire Real Estate Logo

Acquire Real Estate has launched a crowdfunding platform that is said to open up a new world of commercial real estate investments to accredited investors, allowing them access to institutional-quality deals that didn’t exist until now. The firm has joined the growing momentum behind crowd investing, a variation of typical crowdfunding, with the only platform… Read More

Six Months, $24 Million in Real Estate Funding: AssetAvenue

David Manshoory

Real estate crowdfunding platform AssetAvenue has topped another milestone and rather quickly. The funding portal has now passed $24 million in loans, according to a report from the company.  AssetAvenue targets bridge and transitional loans for commercial real estate across the US.  Investors are both individuals and institutions that are interested in “professionally vetted” investment… Read More

Heavyweight Investors Team Up To Debut New Crowdfunding Platform For Residential Property

Property Partner

A new and innovative way for people to invest in the UK residential property market has emerged, with the launch of crowdfunding platform, Property Partner. Property Partner enables people to invest in individual residential properties, just as they can in company stocks. They then receive a monthly rental income — and benefit from any capital growth —… Read More

Realty Mogul Adds to Executive Team with Hire of Kendra King

Construction Skyscraper Real Estate

Realty Mogul real estate investment platform has hired Kendra King as a Senior Vice President of Mortgage Lending. King previously had acted as a consultant to Realty Mogul and had aided in the development of its online borrower application process.  King is said to be skilled at implementing lending and mortgage underwriting operations.  King previously was Director… Read More

Italy-Crowd Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform Now Live

Italy Crowd

Following the launch of Swiss-Crowd, entrepreneur Augusto Vecchi has announced the launch of Italy-Crowd: a real estate crowdfunding platform for Italy.  Italy-Crowd, operating out of the same offices in Switzerland, is the first real estate crowdfunding site targeting the Italian market. In a recent article published by il Sole 24 Ore, Italy-Crowd is described as… Read More

Real Estate Crowdfunding Trailblazer, Patch of Land, Reflects on Many “Firsts”

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Patch of Land, one of the growing legions of innovative real estate crowdfunding platforms, is an early player in the space.  The company’s CEO Jason Fritton was an early advocate of crowdfunding and the JOBS Act prior to co-founding his site.  Patch of Land was launched with the help of friends and family who believed… Read More

Fundrise: “We hope to do $100 Million in 2015″

Dan Miller Fundrise

Real estate crowdfunding platform Fundrise received some exposure in the Gray Lady recently also known as the New York Times. Fundrise co-founder and President Dan Miller participated in a “30 minute interview” about his budding platform. A few interesting notes distilled from the brief include the statement that Fundrise; “…hope[s] to do $100 million in… Read More