Real estate crowdinvesting platforms enable investors to access the property market while mitigating some of the inherent risks found in all investments. Individual investors pool their money together to invest easily in Australian real estate online.
Real estate investments offer regular income that may be higher than typical yields on dividend stocks and bonds. Stable income can provide protection and diversification against the volatility of the financial markets, and commercial real estate does not move in sync with stocks and bonds. Real estate crowd investing platforms make property investing easier and more accessible.As we’ve discussed previously on the CrowdfundUP Blog, real estate crowdfunding allows investors to diversify their portfolio by investing in different asset classes in the real estate market.
・Residential and Apartment development projects
・Retail shopping centre acquisition or development project
・Office Building acquisition
・Hotel & Tourism Development
While not perfect for everyone, real estate crowdfunding offers many attractive features. Here are 8 reasons you should consider real estate crowdfunding as a way to invest in property:
Real estate crowdfunding platforms cut out all the middle men and can generally offer average returns of 8%-12%.
Commercial real estate has historically performed as one of Australia's leading asset classes
Passive income from stable commercial properties means a potential steady and predictable cash stream.
When properly structured, commercial real estate can offer Investors an array of tax benefits.
Dealing directly with the investment yourself affords more control over the investment, rather than leaving this to a broker or financial advisor.
The timing of all future cash flows are considered; therefore, each cash flow is given an appropriate weight by discounting the time value of money.
CrowdfundUP offers different types of investments, giving investors the opportunity to assume only the amount of risk that they’re comfortable with. Investors can choose between lower-risk, lower reward debt offerings or higher upside, higher-risk equity deals.
Want to invest $100,000 in 10 different markets across the country? Real estate crowdfunding expands the horizons of real estate investors - enabling wider access to other jurisdictions that otherwise would be able to access. If an investor who feels strongly about a particular market can focus on that market, even if they live halfway across the country.
As you can see, investment base crowdfunding platforms offer an array of benefits to many different groups of investors. Of course, all investors should carefully consider their investment profiles.
CrowdfundUP is an investment platform that allows people to invest in Australian real estate with as little as $1000. You can start Investing in Australian commercial real estate via our short term or long term investment opportunities here.