4 Real Estate Crowdfunding Risks For Investors

By Andrew McIntyre (August 20, 2015, 12:18 PM EDT) -- Real estate crowdfunding is becoming more accessible to the masses and more desirable as investors eye the liquidity such investments afford, but it can carry significant risk, lawyers say.

Those considering real estate crowdfunding investments should consider the reputation of the online portal, the specific structure of the deal being offered and the reputation of the developer.

Lawyers should warn their clients to watch out for these four specific risks:

Insufficient Due Diligence

With more and more real estate crowdfunding portals popping up, investors have myriad choices for investment platforms, as well as for types of investments. Lawyers say investors need to...

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