What is Fundrise?
A Washington D.C.-based real estate crowdfunding platform that enables individual investors to invest directly in private real estate.
Where have you heard about Fundrise?
Fundrise was founded in 2012 by Ben and Dan Miller. It’s one of a number of start-ups that use technology to enable individual investors to access private market investing.
What you need to know about Fundrise.
Through the platform, relatively small sums of money from a large number of investors are pooled to help property developers finance projects.
Fundrise currently offers two products: eREITs and eFunds. eREITS give opportunities for investment in commercial and rental properties, including high-profile developments. eFunds are an opportunity to invest in funds dedicated to the development of single family housing in cities such as D.C. and Los Angeles. Investors can invest as little as $1,000 in an eFund.
Fundrise is promoted as an alternative to investing in the stock market, especially for small-scale investors. As with any investment, there are risks and fees involved which you should study before making an investment decision.
Find out more about Fundrise.
Fundrise follow a ‘value investing’ strategy. Find out what this means in our definition.