10+1 real estate crowdfunding platforms to invest in 2019
Real estate crowdfunding is a way in which you can directly invest in a real estate property without having the capital to buy the entire property. Real estate crowdfunding platforms gather capital from multiple investors and use it to make real estate investments.
You invest in shares of a real estate property and receive payments either from rental income or from the sale of the property.
Housers is a real estate crowdfunding platform from Spain that offers investors opportunities from Spain, Portugal or Italy. You can invest in buy-to-sell, rental properties or development loans.
Reinvest24 is a new player on the real estate crowdfunding market from Estonia. It lets you buy shares of residential and commercial properties and receive rental income for life.
Besides rental properties, they also invest in development projects. They buy land or an old house, renovate it, maybe convert it into multiple apartments to increase rental yield and then either sell it or rent it.
Property Partner is a real-estate crowd investing company based in the UK that buys and rent real estate properties. You buy shares in a property that the platform either already owns or plans to buy. Later, you receive a share of the rental income in the form of a monthly dividend.
British Pearl is a UK property investment platform that lets you invest in properties as either shareholder or lender.
If you invest as a lender, you’ll receive monthly income from the loan interest payments. As a share investor, you’ll receive monthly dividends from rent income.
Brickowner lets you invest in big UK real estate development projects that are usually available only for institutional investors. It buys a part on these development projects and then it offers on the platform smaller shares for investors to buy.
CapitalRise focuses on property development projects in the London area. Can be a good alternative to Brickowner.
- Market: invest in UK real estate development projects
- Returns: 8-12% annual returns
- Fees: no fees
- Minimum investment: 1000 GBP
- Secondary market: yes, sort of
- Auto-invest: no
If you want to invest in one of the more mature real estate markets in Europe, Rendity might be the platform for you.
The returns are a bit lower than the platforms in the Baltics, but the risks involved are also lower.
- Market: invest in Austrian real estate development projects
- Returns: 6-7% annual returns
- Fees: no fees
- Minimum investment: 1000 EUR
- Secondary market: no
- Auto-invest: no
Crowdestate is a real estate crowdfunding platform based in Estonia.
The platform offers individual investors the chance to invest in the real estate market through credit loans. It also offers business and mortgage loans.
Crowdestor is another Estonian crowdfunding platform that lets you invest either in real estate development projects or business loans.
Bulkestate is one of the newer players on the real estate crowdfunding landscape in the Baltics. It offers investors loans secured by real estate mortgage with a period of 12 to 24 months.
EstateGuru is a peer to peer lending / real estate investment platform that offers short-term property-backed loans from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Finland and Spain.
You can also get 50 EUR free investment credit if you register with the platform in the next 2 weeks. More details here.
Grupeer is a peer to peer lending platform from Latvia that offers both consumer loans and real estate development loans.