Real Estate

Grantham house builder leads the way with crowd funding campaign

Grantham house builder leads the way with crowd funding campaign

House builder Webster Homes is the UK’s first company to offer crowd funding opportunities directly into developments. The idea is that members of the public can get involved. Anyone over 18 can be an investor, with a minimum initial outlay of £1,000. The firm is promising a guaranteed seven per cent return. Webster Homes director Tom Webster said: “We are really excited about this development in our business as it, for the first time, allows the house building market to connect with the public. The public can now see great returns in their investments whilst facilitating the construction of fantastic new exciting places to live. It…

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Realty Mogul Successfully Crowdfunds the First Shopping Center Ever

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Beverly Hills, CA – November 8th, 2013 – Realty Mogul announced today that it used crowdfunding for the first time ever to crowdfund a shopping center – and the funding was completed less than 6 hours after the company began taking money from investors. Jilliene Helman, founder and CEO, stated “We’re very pleased to be the first real estate crowdfunding company to get a retail property under our belt, and ecstatic that we had such a robust reaction from our investors. Our team had been actively searching the market for just such an opportunity, and this new retail transaction now joins the many multi-family apartment buildings…

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TheSohoLoft hosts NYC Crowdfunding Real Estate Conference Event

TheSohoLoft hosts NYC Crowdfunding Real Estate Conference Event

Interested in meeting Real Estate Investors? Then register for The Soho Loft and the FundingPost Real Estate Investing Conference on Thursday, November 14, in New York City! Let the keynote message from CEO of Rockefeller real estate management group Dennis Irvin inspire you. See the leading crowd funding realty players talk about their amazing growth in the industry – see top 10 crowdfunders in realty according to Forbes that 21,000+ people read about already: http://www.forbes.com/sites/groupthink/2013/04/19/crowdfundings-latest-invasion-real-estate/ The Soho Loft and FundingPost has hosted 200+ sold-out venture events in 22 cities over the past 12 years. This is not your standard real estate conference. This is an opportunity to…

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Grow VC Group Makes Strategic Investment in Crowdbaron

Grow VC Group Makes Strategic Investment in Crowdbaron

Hong Kong, October 31, 2013 – Grow VC Group announces it has made a strategic investment in Crowdbaron, a crowd investing service specializing in global real estate. Crowdbaron continues its existing crowd investing operations, with plans in place to expand and grow the business. Crowdbaron today is Asia’s leading crowd investing service. It has successfully opened doors to global real estate investment to aspiring landlords in Asia. It aims to allow investors to diversify their investments in fast growing real estate markets around the world. With an initial focus in London real estate, Crowdbaron has already helped investors build a property portfolio worth an estimated USD$3.0…

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CrowdCube’s Luke Lang talks about business success through

CrowdCube’s Luke Lang talks about business success through

by Shane Schutte. Permalink. Real Business talks to Luke Lang about business success through crowdfunding. The crowdfunding industry is on fire and in many ways the economic crisis has contributed to its success. “Alternative finance solutions from innovative companies such as Crowdcube (for equity), Funding Circle (for debt crowdfunding) and Market Invoice (for invoice discounting) are like phoenixes rising out of the ashes of a downtrodden economy”, states Crowdcube co-founder Luke Lang. “This has sparked plenty of press attention that has certainly helped raise awareness. Vitally, it has generated a positive reception from investment-starved entrepreneurs and business owners, and showcased a real appetite for British people…

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