Learn how to build an international Real Estate Portfolio from only a $1,000 Investment through property crowdfunding.
What Is Real Estate Crowdfunding?
Crowdfunding in short is the practice of raising capital through the collective efforts of individuals, usually through an online Crowdfunding Platform. In this case It would be real estate opportunities.
The capital raised would usually be for a specific opportunity. There is usually a set amount that needs to be raised with either fixed or estimated returns. This is dependent on whether the investment is a debt product or an equity product.
The great advantage of crowdfunding is it opens up the opportunity for individual armchair investors to get access to the same sort of real estate deals that are usually only reserved for institutional investors.
Investing in Real Estate Crowd funding has boomed in recent years!
Take a look at these figures
- The Real Estate Crowdfunding industry grew by 156% in 2014, at that time being valued at around $1 billion
- In 2016, Real Estate Crowdfunding grew to a valuation of around $3.5 billion, making it one of the fastest growing branches of the crowdfunding sector
- It is predicted that Real Estate Crowdfunding will expand to reach $5.5billion by the end of 2017
- The World Bank predicts that by 2025 the crowdfunding industry as a whole will be worth $93 billion
- Real Estate Crowdfunding campaigns have ranged from $100,000 to over $25 million, meaning that there is an option for all budget sizes and investment types
Learn how Opencloud Invest can help you build a diverse and high yielding portfolio
Why use Opencloud to build your portfolio?
Opencloud are in the unique position of working with many of the major Crowdfunding platforms and are not restricted to only offering you the opportunities on 1 platform, we have access to investments across the whole of the market.
Here are just a few reasons you should use us.
- Bespoke Portfolio building service. We will take into account all your requirements and build a portfolio which works for your personal life and meets your goals. Such as your attitude to risk, regularity of dividend payments, exit dates etc.
- Not only do we work across the whole of market and are not restricted to what we recommend but we have negotiated reduce administration costs for all our clients when signing up with these platforms.
- We regularly get access to special pre-release launches up to 48 hours before general release. Many of the popular investments get filled within 1 day of being released so this is an invaluable tool for our clients.
- Due diligence. This is one of our key features. All investments we present to you not only go through checks on the platform but the team at Opencloud individually reviews each opportunity against our rigid criteria and we only recommend if it is something we would invest in ourselves, and we regularly do!
- We have access to secondary resale markets so should you ever need to unexpectedly liquidate your investment quickly we can do so in a speedy and straightforward manner.