Real Estate

German Real Estate Crowdfunding Market Booms

  The German real estate crowdfunding market is set to more than triple in size this year. Real estate developers, asset managers, and, most recently, real estate agents are joining the fray of real estate crowdfunding platforms, trying to unseat the handful of leaders who… Read More

Rich Uncles is Under SEC Scrutiny for Advertising the Sales of Securities

Rich Uncles, a real estate crowdfunding platform, is taking some heat from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). According to a recent filing with the SEC, Rich Uncles is under investigation by the securities regulator. The investigation may result in significant legal expense too. According… Read More

RealtyShares Reports “Largest Commercial Debt Transaction to Date”

Real estate crowdfunding platform RealtyShares is reporting they have closed on the platforms largest commercial real estate debt transaction yet at $11.9 million. The deal was structured to include funding from RealtyShares’ institutional investor network as well as its crowdfunding marketplace. The funding was for… Read More

Relendex’s Secondary Trading Platform Tops £1 Million

Relendex, a secured peer to peer lending platform, has announced that its secondary market trading has surpassed the £1 million mark. Specific details on the number or size of trades was not provided. Relendex lists loans secured by both residential and commercial property. Lenders are… Read More

CoAssets Receives Capital Markets License from MAS

Crowdfunding platform CoAssets (ASX:CA8) has received a Capital Markets License (CMS) from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). CoAssets started as real estate crowdfunding platform but has since added SME financing to its operation. CoAssets is based in Singapore but is publicly traded on the… Read More

Money360 Announces New Hires to Support Rapid Expansion

Commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, Money360, announced on Monday it has added eight new hires to support its rapid expansion. According to the online lender, the hires included five seasoned commercial real estate executives and three industry specialists. Speaking about the hires, Money360 founder… Read More

Fintech Marketplace Wealth Migrate Launches Luxury Condo Giveaway

Online real estate investment marketplace, Wealth Migrate, announced on Thursday it is launching its #LikeAMillionaire luxury condo give-a-way. According to the platform, the condo is valued at $200,000 and is located in Cape Town’s Zero-2-One Tower development. The contest has been open to South African… Read More

ArborCrowd Now Offering $69.7 Million Commercial Real Estate Deal to Investors in Miami

Online commercial real estate company ArborCrowd announced on Thursday it is now offering a new $69.7 million commercial real estate deal to investors. The Lago Paradiso property is described as a multifamily complex located in Miami, Florida.  According to ArborCrowd, investors now have the opportunity… Read More

LendingTree Unveils New Home Valuation Feature

Online loan marketplace, LendingTree, announced on Wednesday the launch of its new home valuation feature within the My LendingTree platform. LendingTree reports that the home valuation tool leverages a proprietary home valuation model that estimates home value by accessing third party data and tracking it… Read More

Patch of Land Expands Senior Warehouse Debt Facility With SF Capital From $10 Million to $30 Million

Real estate lending platform Patch of Land announced on Wednesday it has expanded its senior warehouse debt facility with private investment firm SF Capital from $10 million to $30 million. According to Patch of Land, the expanded debt facility will provide it with greater flexibility… Read More

Fundrise 2.0: Online Real Estate Investment Platform Revamps Service with First Ever Robo-Advisor for Real Estate

Fundrise, one of the leading online investment platforms for real estate, has launched the “2.0” version of their platform. Fundrise has created a Robo-Advisor focused on real estate thus providing an investing tool to match individual investor needs. Ben Miller, co-founder and CEO of Fundrise,… Read More

Relendex Completes Rights Issue & Funding Round

Relendex Limited, a peer to peer lender in the commercial and residential real estate sector, has announced the completion of a rights issue and a new round of financing from new investors. The company said the proceeds will be used to allow further investments in new… Read More

Fundrise to Sell More Shares in Platform. Total Raise Expected to Top $24 Million

Online real estate investment platform Fundrise has filed a post-qualification amendment to their earlier offering statement under Reg A+ to sell more shares in the company. Back in the first quarter of 2017, Fundrise launched an initial public offering of shares in the company using… Read More

Online Real Estate Marketplace Cadre Raises $65 Million led by Andreessen Horowitz

Cadre describes itself as a tech-enabled real estate investment platform with an emphasis on differentiated sourcing, diligence enhanced by data, increased transparency, and investor-friendly terms. Cadre is targeting bigger investors but has plans to expand their and now they have additional funding to execute on their… Read More

American Homeowner Preservation Acquires 799 Non-Performing Mortgages Using Reg A+

American Homeowner Preservation (AHP) 2015A+ LLC  has acquired 799 non-performing mortgages from the 3 Star Properties, LLC bankruptcy. AHP paid $2,875,000 for $43,822,832 in total debt from the bankruptcy proceedings. The mortgages are on properties located in 39 states plus Puerto Rico, with the largest… Read More

iintoo Real Estate Marketplace Raises $4.5 Million in 30 Minutes, Shares Early Returns for Investors

iintoo a real estate marketplace for accredited investors has shared some interesting information on their young platform. According to company representatives,  iintoo recently raised $4.5 million for a student housing complex in Oshkosh, Wisconsin with Annex Student Living, a development firm from Indiana. The funds… Read More

Sharestates Reports $500 Million in Originations. Adds Auto Invest Tool for Real Estate Investors

Sharestates, an online real estate investment marketplace, has topped a major milestone: $500 million in loan originations for real estate investment. Sharestates predicts it will surpass $1 billion in real estate loans before the end of 2017. The announcement was joined by the release of… Read More

Grundag Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform Launches Powered by CrowdDesk

A new real estate crowdfunding platform has launched in Germany. Grundag GmbH & Co., a wholly-owned subsidiary of CrowdDesk, has launched to provide debt based crowdfunding for German real estate projects. CrowdDesk is a white label crowdfunding platform that powers several well established platforms in Germany…. Read More

Investing in Real Estate: Single Family Homes or Multi-Family?

In recent years, a growing number of online platforms have begun to offer direct investments in residential properties, allowing individual investors to access this asset class much more readily and at lower minimums. Some platforms offer investments in apartment buildings (multifamily properties, in industry lingo),… Read More

RealConnex Partners with Miami Association of Realtors to Power Real Estate Investment

RealConnex, a platform that connects real estate professionals to both access to capital as well as investments, has announced a strategic partnership with the Miami Association of Realtors. According to RealConnex, the agreement will see the Miami Association of Realtors, and their 46,000 plus members,… Read More