Tagged: texas

Indiegogo’s Latest Equity Offer For Texas Zebo Quickly Nears $100,000 Funding Target

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Earlier this month, Indiegogo announced the launch of its latest equity crowdfunding offering for Texas-based restaurant, Texas Zeba. The project, which is currently seeking a minimum of $100,000 (max $500,000), has surpassed more than $63,000 from 70 investors within less than two weeks. According to… Read More

Oil & Gas Crowdfunding Platform Crudefunders Completes First Reg CF Offer

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Investment crowdfunding is not just for startups. While originally anticipated as a vehicle to fund the next cool startup, crowdfunding is being utilized to finance a growing variety of businesses – large and small – and industries. So why not Oil & Gas? Crudefunders has… Read More

EnergyFunders Secures More Than $500,000 For Two Texas-Based Projects in Under Two Months

Philip Racusin

EnergyFunders, an online marketplace connecting investors to oil and gas projects, announced on Tuesday it has closed two projects in Texas that have secured more than $500,000 in less than two months through equity crowdfunding. In November 2015, EnergyFunders officially launched as what it claims to be… Read More

Brief: Money360 Provides $6M Permanent Loan to Texan Property

Gary Bechtel

Real estate marketplace lending platform Money360 announced earlier this week it has provided a $6 million permanent loan for the refinancing of a single-tenant industrial building that is located in Bryan, Texas. According to the lending portal, the new permanent loan will allow the borrower to… Read More

NAPA Ventures Raises $2.1 Million Investment on RealtyShares For Dallas Multi-Family Property

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On Thursday, real estate crowdfunding platform RealtyShares announced the Network Acquisition Partnership Alliance (NAPA) has raised $2.1 million for a Dallas multi-family property. The funds will be used for the renovation and repositioning of the Westwood Apartments, a 187-unit complex comprising 25 residential buildings and… Read More

Men’s Clothing Brand Criquet Shirts Secures $1.4M During Series A Funding Round Led By CircleUp

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Criquet Shirts, a clothing brand, announced on Thursday it raised $1.4 million during its Series A funding round, which was led by CircleUp through its Consumer Growth Fund and Market Index Fund II.  The Austin, Texas-based fashion brand offers apparel for both men and boys. Its Players Shirt… Read More

Brief: RealtyShares Investors Raise $2.6M For Arlington, Texas Multi-Family Complex Purchase

Brian Esquivel

Real estate crowdfunding platform RealtyShares announced on Thursday investors on its website have raised a total of $2.6 million for Parkside Townhomes, a 144-unit multifamily complex in Arlington, Texas. It was revealed a 98 accredited investors participated in the equity offering, averaging more than $25,000 per investment…. Read More

Brief: Real Estate Crowdfunding Portal MassVenture Acquires Equity Brick

Nathan Roach

Texas-based real estate crowdfunding platform, MassVenture, announced on Monday that it has acquired funding portal, Equity Brick LLC. According to MassVenture, the acquisition will help it to continue to scale and improve upon technologies, and expand investment opportunities to its combined client base. Sharing details about… Read More

NextSeed, a Debt Based Crowdfunding Platform, Generates Success with Intrastate Rules in Texas. Sees Potential in Reg CF

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Texas is one of the 30 states that pushed forward with an intrastate crowdfunding exemption while the federal exemption of Title III of the JOBS Act remained in the doldrums. Since Title III or “Reg CF” have kicked off in mid-May, there has been some… Read More

Lendio Reveals Top 10 Best States for Small Business Lending (Infographic)

Brock Blake

Lendio, an online service that helps business owners find small business loans, announced on Friday its top 10 best states for small business lending. This list was created in celebration of National Small Business Week and is based on lending data from the platform, which… Read More

Brief: RealtyMogul Set to Open Houston Sales Office & Announces New Vice President of Commercial Lending

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RealtyMogul, an online marketplace for real estate investing, announced on Wednesday it has opened a sales office in Houston. This new location will be run by Rick Clark, who joins the company as vice president of commercial lending. In his new role, Clark will be… Read More

YouCaring Announces “10 Most Compassionate Compassionate Cities And States” & Service Promise to Users

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On Tuesday, crowdfunding platform YouCaring announced “The 10 Most Compassionate Cities and States,” which highlights the areas of the U.S. that best demonstrate the spirit of helping others and giving back.YouCaring, which provides free crowdfunding for personal and charitable causes, such as medical expenses and… Read More

RealtyMogul Funds Acquisition of a Houston Industrial Property for Brennan Investment Group

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$1.5 billion Brennan Investment Group Completes Third Transaction with RealtyMogul. RealtyMogul, the online marketplace for real estate investing, today announced a successful $1.2 million equity raise for Brennan Investment Group to acquire a two property, 132,997 square-foot flex industrial portfolio in Houston and Stafford Texas…. Read More

EnergyFunders Rolls Out One Of The Largest Platforms To Crowdfund US Oil And Gas Projects

Philip Racusin

EnergyFunders, an online marketplace connecting investors to oil and gas projects, today announced its official launch as the first platform to facilitate global and national participation in deals operated by small and mid-sized operators in the U.S., according to the press release Featuring investment minimums as… Read More

Texas Startup Gest Hits Kickstarter to Secure Funds For Computer-Controlling Wearable Device

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  Gest, an Austin-based tech startup, has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to raise $100,000 for its self-titled wearable device that controls computers. The company shared: “Gest is a new way of working with your computer. It understands your hand and finger positions with… Read More

Three Texas Companies Debut Equity Initiatives on truCrowd Following State’s Crowdfunding Exemption Launch

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On Monday, equity crowdfunding platform, truCrowd, announced that three companies are now ready to accept Texas non-accredited and accredited investors. Taking advantage of the relatively new Texas crowdfunding exemption, the state’s non-accredited investors can now invest up to $5,000 in any equity offerings and become… Read More

Lendio Funds 500+ Businesses In One Month

Brock Blake

Lendio, an online marketplace platform for small business loans, announced on Tuesday that it continues to show signs of growth by funding over 500 small businesses in one month. In addition, business owners from all 50 states have now been funded through Lendio’s online loan marketplace. These… Read More

Brief: Fortress Signs Reg. CE Equity Crowdfunding Agreement With ROKY Oil Services Investment Services For $5M Oil & Gas Campaign

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Fortress Environmental Holdings announced today that it has signed a definitive equity crowdfunding agreement with ROKY Oil Services Investments to launch a $5 million oil and gas fundraising campaign, according to a recent press release. The Reg. CE crowdfunding campaign will raise the startup capital needed to complete… Read More

Supporters of Young Inventor Ahmed Mohamed Launch Crowdfunding Campaign Following Infamous Arrest

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On Wednesday, 14-year-old Irving, Texas high school student Ahmed Mohamed received national and even international attention following his arrest for supposedly bringing a bomb to school. Teachers of Mohamed mistaken his latest invention, a clock, as a bombing device and immediately alerted local authorities. The teenager, who dreams… Read More