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The Future of Real Estate Investing Is Here, and It’s Peer-to-Peer

PeerStreet brings lenders and borrowers together in new, innovative ways.

Aug 12 by Futurism Creative
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Historically, to invest in real estate, you have to have an enormous amount of capital and political know how. It’s one of the most dependable investments you can make, but that dependability comes with a high price tag. And without the necessary funding and connections, you might as well be playing Monopoly. But recent innovations in something called peer-to-peer investing make it possible for almost anyone to get their own slice of the lucrative real estate pie, and the PeerStreet investment platform is one of the best ways to get in on the action.

Long-term, peer-to-peer real estate investment has the potential to change the entire game. Put simply, it incorporates the concept of crowdfunding into real estate investing, allowing a lot of people to band together and invest in real estate that historically they would have needed either tons of their own capital or a favorable deal with a bank or some other lending entity to make the deal happen. Now, PeerStreet can bring lenders and borrowers together in completely new and mutually beneficial ways.

PeerStreet: Peer-to-Peer Real Estate Investing

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Step into PeerStreet’s innovative investment marketplace, and you’ll see the traditional real estate loan broken up into smaller, manageable chunks that thousands of individual investors can buy. And every piece is being guided by PeerStreet’s cutting edge data analytics.

On the lending side, PeerStreet allows established lenders from across the country to purchase real estate debt, and each participating lender is analyzed by way of advanced algorithms and data science in order to select a pool of safe, high-qualify real estate debt investments that connect investors and borrowers in a way that was never before possible. If you’re a borrower, that’s good, because it gives you more freedom and flexibility in your investment options. But if you’re a lender, it allows for less risky and more secure investments that have already shown returns of ten percent or more.

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While crowdfunded mortgage investments is the PeerStreet killer app, it’s far from the only way they’re turning the real estate investment world upside-down. With a feature called Automatic Investing, users can build a whole investment portfolio without the traditional guesswork. As an investor, all you have to do is select your own investment criteria (like your desired interest rate or loan term), and PeerStreet will find the best prospective borrower or borrowers for your needs.

Getting started with PeerStreet investing only takes a few moments. Before you know it, you can be investing. And with advanced data analytics guiding the way, you can build your own diverse real estate portfolio. You provide the money, and PeerStreet can handle virtually everything else.

If you’re ready for a new approach to real estate investing, you can get all the info you need at PeerStreet’s official site. So click here to get started.

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