Tag: crowdfunding

Crowdfunding & Working out the Kinks

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About six months ago we published a post analyzing the controversy surrounding the impact crowdfunding was having on the commercial real estate industry. Some feared that traditional financial sources wouldn’t be able to keep up with the popular method of pooling…

Executive Interview: David Behin, CityFunders

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David Behin | Co-Founder & CEO of CityFunders David Behin is Co-Founder and CEO of CityFunders, the first New York City-Exclusive real estate investment crowdfunding marketplace.  CityFunders is a combination of three things David knows best: real estate, technology and…

The Tech Top 10: The Coolest Technology Companies in CRE

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Today we’re getting high-tech! As more and more entrepreneurs, VC shops, and established institutions get involved in the technology side of the commercial real estate industry, a slew of new products and start-ups are emerging with incredible frequency. Still, not every…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for September 5-11: The Revitalization of Lower Manhattan After Sept. 11: On the 14th anniversary of this tragedy, Bloomberg explores the submarket of Lower Manhattan and its evolution since 9/11. Carroll Organization Expands in Hotlanta: Atlanta, GA-based Carroll…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for August 29 – September 4 Simon Expands in Windy City: the leading shopping mall and outlet operator adds a quarter-million SF to its Chicago Premium Outlets property. The company has also pursued expansion projects in San…

Crowdfunding: Boom or Blip?

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Back in May, I published a completely subjective ranking of the “Top 10 Disruptive Forces in U.S. Commercial Real Estate.” These disruptors included such usual suspects as energy sector vagaries and the growth of the tech sector, but also included…

Top 10 Commercial Real Estate Crowdfunding Platforms

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Today we’re drawing our Top 10 list from CrowdCrux.com, a news site focused on the burgeoning online crowdfunding space. We all know about Realty Mogul and Fundrise, the two most publicized CRE crowdfunding companies, but they’re far from the only…