We’ve seen exciting activity on our deals over the last week and want to make sure you’re in the loop.
- The webinar for the Downtown Las Vegas offering was a rousing success with great attendance. (Missed it? Watch the archived webcast on the offering page.) This short-term opportunity is moving quickly toward its $993,000 goal, so don’t miss your chance to invest.
- The REVA Raleigh Colonnade deal is making headlines as North Carolina’s largest-ever commercial real estate crowdfunding offering! It’s also receiving loads of investor interest. For details on the latest investment commitments, request access to the updates tab.
- There are new updates on the Carpathian Capital Fund deal, as well. Request access to view new documents with second quarter performance info.
- The Grubb Southeast Real Estate fund is open for investments! It’s an 8.0% preferred return opportunity in a portfolio of U.S. properties. Stay tuned for the full launch details next week.
July 24, 2015
The incredible real-estate portfolio of Google billionaire Eric Schmidt
Madeline Stone, Business Insider
Google’s chairman, who has estimated net worth of $10.2 billion, isn’t the type to keep his wealth hidden. In addition to owning a $72 million yacht, Schmidt has amassed an amazing collection of properties from California to NYC. Enjoy the pictures (and try not to turn green with envy).
July 21, 2015
A Millennial’s Perspective on Commercial Real Estate
Nicole Weinberger, NREI
We’re in thorough agreement with this article’s argument that Millennials’ addiction to technology and demand for easier access, time-saving solutions, and greater information will guide the future of CRE. In fact, it’s the reason we’re building the first open marketplace for commercial real estate transactions on Property.com!
July 23, 2015
Why Street Stores Still Matter in the Age of Online Shopping
Liam La Guerre, Commercial Observer
We’re asked often why our international investors have such a strong interest in retail real estate, and this piece partly explains why. (If you’re interested in those kinds of investments yourself, check out the Downtown Las Vegas retail-redevelopment opportunity on our platform.)
July 17, 2015
Blackstone Expert Says Commercial Real Estate Boom is Still On
Amid rumblings that the CRE investment boom has hit its peak, Jonathan Gray – global head of real estate at Blackstone – posits that it’s still on its way up. Even better, he contends that the conditions of the current boom make this a very different kind of market than the one that preceded the financial crisis.
July 21, 2015
The 7 Tips Entrepreneurs Need to Know Before Investing in Real Estate
Steven Kaufman, Entrepreneur
It’s crucial for entrepreneurs – especially serial ones – to plan far ahead for their financial futures, given that their businesses’ stability is never a given. Real estate investing can be a smart avenue for them to accumulate wealth away from the ups and downs of the stock market.