Crowdfunding Investment Website Reviews

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1031 Crowdfunding

Online marketplace for 1031 exchanges
Founded:
Unknown
Advertised Returns:
5-7%
Minimum Investment:
25000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Acquire Real Estate

Acquire Real Estate

Boston-based commercial real estate funding platform
Founded:
2014
Advertised Returns:
8-14%
Minimum Investment:
10000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
AgFunder Review

AgFunder Review

Invest in AgTech Startups
Founded:
2013
Minimum Investment:
10000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
AlphaFlow Review

AlphaFlow Review

Managed or Self-service investing across 9 real estate platforms
Founded:
2015
Advertised Returns:
8-10%
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
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American Homeowner Preservation Review

Invest in distressed mortgages
Founded:
2008
Advertised Returns:
12%
Minimum Investment:
100
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
AngelList

AngelList

Online angel-led investing syndicates, multiple $1B+ exits.
Founded:
2010
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
bolstr

Bolstr

Small-business loans repaid via revenue sharing
Founded:
2011
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
circleup

CircleUp

Investment portal focused on consumer and retail
Founded:
2012
Minimum Investment:
10000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
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Crowdfunder

Wide variety of startups, from Seed-stage through Series C
Founded:
2011
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
CrowdSourceFunded

CrowdSourceFunded

Boutique Title III Crowdfunding portal
Founded:
Unknown
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
CrowdStreet

CrowdStreet

Invest in Commercial Real Estate
Founded:
2013
Advertised Returns:
Up to 30% IRR
Minimum Investment:
10000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
DiversyFund

DiversyFund

Residential and commercial real estate projects in Souther California
Founded:
2014
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
DreamFunded

DreamFunded

Low-minimum Reg CF offerings and selection of "private" offerings only open to accredited investors. TaskRabbit was funded on DreamFunded.
Founded:
2014
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
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EnergyFunders Review

Tax-favorable long-term Investments in oil and natural gas wells, with quarterly cash flow.
Founded:
2013
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
EquityBender

EquityBender

Crowdfunding portal focusing on software and IOT ("Internet of Things") companies
Founded:
Unknown
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
EquityMultiple Review

EquityMultiple Review

Commercial Real Estate portal, funded by Mission Capital
Founded:
2015
Advertised Returns:
6-14%
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
EquityNet

EquityNet

Early- to late-stage businesses
Founded:
2005
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
EquityZen

EquityZen

Access to equity in late-stage startups
Founded:
2013
Minimum Investment:
20000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
FarmFundr

FarmFundr

Invest in farmland
Founded:
2015
Minimum Investment:
10000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
FlashFunders

FlashFunders

Broad range of companies and investment types
Founded:
2012
Minimum Investment:
50
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Fund That Flip

Fund That Flip

Short-term debt financing for house rehab projects
Founded:
2014
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Fundable

Fundable

Startup crowdfunding from the startups.co family of companies
Founded:
2012
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
FundersClub

FundersClub

Early-stage startups (and startup funds)
Founded:
2012
Minimum Investment:
3000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Funding Circle

Funding Circle

Invest in small-business loans.
Founded:
2010
Minimum Investment:
50000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Funding Wonder

Funding Wonder

Crowdfunded small-business loans
Founded:
2013
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
Fundrise

Fundrise

Multiple diversified "eREIT" investments, plus a "mini-IPO" of Fundrise itself.
Founded:
2012
Advertised Returns:
8.75%
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
GridShare Review

GridShare Review

Renewable-energy projects and cleantech startups
Founded:
2016
Advertised Returns:
8-20%
Minimum Investment:
100
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
GROUNDFLOOR

GROUNDFLOOR

Real estate loans, open to non-accredited investors but operating in limited markets
Founded:
2013
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
GrowthFountain

GrowthFountain

Debt and equity investments in small businesses
Founded:
1993
Minimum Investment:
100
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
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Healthfundr

Invest in health tech and service companies
Founded:
2012
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Hedgeable

Hedgeable

Roboadvisor that also offers low-minimum access to high-quality venture funds for accredited investors
Founded:
2009
Minimum Investment:
1
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
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Holdfolio Review

Fractional investments in apartments and portfolios of single family homes with fixed-interest payments and revenue/profit sharing.
Founded:
2015
Advertised Returns:
8-20%
Minimum Investment:
10000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
HomeUnion

HomeUnion

Online portal for finding and buying single-family rentals
Founded:
2009
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
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Hotel Innvestor Review

Niche Reg D platform offering debt and equity investments in hotels
Founded:
2014
Minimum Investment:
25000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
iFunding

iFunding

Reg D Commercial real estate investment portal
Founded:
2012
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
iintoo Review

iintoo Review

Broad mix of real estate investment opportunities with relatively short hold times (18-36 months)
Founded:
2015
Advertised Returns:
15-20%
Minimum Investment:
25000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Indie Crowd Funder

Indie Crowd Funder

Crowdfunding for movies, music and TV shows
Founded:
Unknown
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
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InstaLend Review

10-14% returns on short-term residential real-estate debt investments
Founded:
2015
Advertised Returns:
10-14%
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Investability

Investability

Online portal for finding and investing in single-family rentals
Founded:
2014
Advertised Returns:
5-23%
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
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iSelect Fund Review

Invest in emerging growth companies, primarily in the Midwest and in healthcare, agriculture, B2B and energy.
Founded:
2013
Minimum Investment:
50000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Jumpstart Micro

Jumpstart Micro

Startup crowdfunding portal
Founded:
Unknown
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
Lending Club

Lending Club

Invest in P2P loans
Founded:
2007
Minimum Investment:
25
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
LendingHome

LendingHome

Invest in residential mortgages
Founded:
2013
Minimum Investment:
50000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
LendingRobot

LendingRobot

Automated investing across P2P lending platforms
Founded:
2012
Minimum Investment:
25
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
LexShares Review

LexShares Review

Invest in the outcome of commercial litigation
Founded:
2014
Minimum Investment:
2500
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Localstake

Localstake

Matching businesses with local investors
Founded:
2011
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
MacroCrowd

MacroCrowd

Commercial and high-end residential real estate
Founded:
2013
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
MicroVentures Review

MicroVentures Review

Wide breadth of choices for early- and late-stage startup investing, including Reg CF investments open to anyone.
Founded:
2009
Minimum Investment:
100
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
MinnowCFunding

MinnowCFunding

LA-based Real Estate crowdfunding portal
Founded:
Unknown
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
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Money360

Commercial real estate loans
Founded:
2010
Minimum Investment:
50000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
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MrCrowd

Boutique crowdfunding portal
Founded:
2016
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
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Neighborly

Invest in municipal bonds from communities you care about
Founded:
2012
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
Netcapital

Netcapital

Reg CF platform
Founded:
2014
Minimum Investment:
99
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
NextSeed

NextSeed

Invest in local businesses like bars, restaurants, and spas
Founded:
2014
Minimum Investment:
100
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
One Thousand Angels

One Thousand Angels

Members-only access to dealflow (with no fees or carried interest)
Founded:
2014
Minimum Investment:
10000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
OurCrowd

OurCrowd

Startup investing portal
Founded:
2013
Minimum Investment:
10000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Patch of Land Review

Patch of Land Review

Pre-funded real residential and commercial real estate debt investments, 12-24 month terms, up to 12% return.
Founded:
2013
Advertised Returns:
Up to 12%
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
PeerRealty

PeerRealty

Invest in commercial real estate
Founded:
2014
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
PeerStreet Review

PeerStreet Review

Residential and commercial real estate debt investments
Founded:
2013
Advertised Returns:
6-12%
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
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Propellr

Real estate and other alternative asset investments
Founded:
2013
Minimum Investment:
25000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Prosper

Prosper

Invest in P2P consumer loans
Founded:
2005
Minimum Investment:
25
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
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RealCrowd

Online marketplace for commercial real estate investments
Founded:
2013
Advertised Returns:
10-28%
Minimum Investment:
25000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
realtyevest logo

RealtyeVest Review

Debt, equity, and hybrid investments in residential and commercial real estate, primarily affordable housing and assisted living.
Founded:
2017
Advertised Returns:
10-20%
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
RealtyMogul

RealtyMogul

Invest in commercial real estate (including a crowdfunded REIT)
Founded:
2012
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
RealtyShares Review

RealtyShares Review

Debt, equity and preferred-equity across residential and commercial real estate projects.
Founded:
2013
Advertised Returns:
8-15%+
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Republic

Republic

Early-stage startups. Features investment groups.
Founded:
2016
Minimum Investment:
10
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
Rich Uncles

Rich Uncles

Direct-to-consumer REITs with monthly payments. Limited geographic availability.
Founded:
2006
Advertised Returns:
7%
Minimum Investment:
500
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
Roofstock

Roofstock

Online portal for buying single-family rental homes
Founded:
2015
Minimum Investment:
20000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
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Royalty Exchange

Auction platform for buying and selling royalty rights (primarily related to music).
Founded:
2011
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
SeedInvest Review

SeedInvest Review

Wide selection of highly vetted startup investments, plus low-cost auto-invest feature.
Founded:
2011
Minimum Investment:
100
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
SeedUps

SeedUps

Invest in technology startups
Founded:
2010
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Selequity

Selequity

Invest in commercial real estate
Founded:
2014
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Sharestates

Sharestates

Debt and equity investments in residential and commercial real estate
Founded:
2014
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Small Change Review

Small Change Review

Real Estate investments focused on urban, walkable transit-oriented projects
Founded:
2016
Advertised Returns:
8-10%
Minimum Investment:
500
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
StartEngine

StartEngine

Early-stage startups
Founded:
2011
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
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stREITwise Review

Crowdfunded REIT
Founded:
2016
Advertised Returns:
10%
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
TrialFunder

TrialFunder

Invest in lawsuit loans and settlement funding
Founded:
2014
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
truCrowd

truCrowd

truCrowd is a funding portal that enables non-accredited investors to invest in startups.
Founded:
2013
Minimum Investment:
100
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
Upstart

Upstart

Ex-Googlers using big data to vet borrowers
Founded:
2012
Minimum Investment:
100
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
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Venture.co

Invest in startups
Founded:
unknown
Minimum Investment:
100
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
Wealth Migrate

Wealth Migrate

Commercial real estate in the US, UK, and Australia
Founded:
2009
Advertised Returns:
15-25%
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
Wefunder Review

Wefunder Review

Largest Reg CF investment platform, offers investments in dozens of startups with minimums as low as $100.
Founded:
2011
Minimum Investment:
100
Must Be Accredited Investor:
No
Wunder Review

Wunder Review

Invest in loans for solar projects
Founded:
2014
Advertised Returns:
6-8.5%
Minimum Investment:
1000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes
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YieldStreet Review

Broad mix of asset-backed debt investments, including some "exotics"
Founded:
2015
Advertised Returns:
8-20%
Minimum Investment:
5000
Must Be Accredited Investor:
Yes

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