Opportunity exists in the unlikeliest of places. This adage rings true for value-added real estate investing. And it is certainly true of Detroit, MI. Cities like Detroit are often discounted and discarded from the public narrative. People think of the scandal, poverty and grit but discount the strategic proximity and intrinsic economic value. But
As a 30 year old real estate developer and dealmaker, I often find myself navigating spaces where I am the only person that looks like me. It may seem like a small issue, but the hardest part of achievement is simply knowing what's possible. In an industry that has been plagued by racist practices and policies, clear representations of success are fuel to my
Photo courtesy of Housing Joint Venture FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE COLUMBUS, OHIO, USA, (OCTOBER 18th, 2019) - Housing Joint Venture presents ImpactInvest 2020, taking place at Le Meridien Hotel, The Joseph on August 14-15, 2020. Housing Joint Venture is proud to bring ImpactInvest to Columbus, OH for the second time. ImpactInvest is a source of
The Jumpstart Our Business (JOBS) Act of 2012 introduced equity crowdfunding to the investment space, allowing small businesses and small investors to raise capital and build wealth. Crowdfunding is a new opportunity for non-accredited investors to give capital and receive various returns (like equity, merchandise, or early access) from a company.
Up to the year 1900, women across the United States could not own property, and it wasn’t until 1974 that women could individually receive a line of credit. Despite these landmark opportunities for advancement, women have earned about 80% of what equal male counterparts have for the past 15 years and make up only 22% of angel investors. These systematic
By now, you’ve likely heard that blockchain technology is the future for transactions. But with a multitude of use cases, it’s unclear how it will be implemented and what that will look like. Blockchain for real estate is lighting a technology path to a bright future that is accessible, trustworthy, and fast. Why Does Real Estate Need