How You Can Diversify Your Portfolio With CrowdFunding
Crowdfunding has been increasing since the JOBS act passed in 2012. It is a new type of investment vehicle just like a stock or a bond is an investment vehicle. BY using real estate crowdfunding you can have more control of the type of projects you want to invest in other than REIT that trades on the stock market.
See the top 60 real estate crowdfunding sites.
For example, both accredited and unaccredited investors can team up with a Washington-based platform called Fundrise to choose from a number of hybrid debt and equity transactions of institutional quality in which the minimum investment can be as low as $100.
Some requirements of the JOBS Act require you to be an accredited investor involving a minimum $10,000 investment and some other requirements. Depending on the type of investment real estate is a great way to generate passive income.
Here are the top 60 real estate crowdfunding sites.
About Shaun Archer Tatum Shaun works in corporate finance in New York City. He has done financial consulting for several start-ups and has worked at several Fortune 500 companies. He has contributed several finance/investing articles on Seeking Alpha which have been published on Yahoo! Finance.