Tag Archives: Accredited investor

Entrepreneurs hope to build residential real estate empire through crowdfunding

Jacob Blackett and Sterling White sit at the intersection of crowdfunding and residential real estate with their 6-month-old firm, Holdfolio. The 24-year-olds buy rental houses. In the coming months, they plan to bundle them and sell investors equity stakes in … Continue reading

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Colorado Proposes Crowdfunding Act

Colorado this week became the latest state to attempt to speed up the process for ordinary residents to invest in a private start-up company. The proposed Colorado Crowdfunding Act would open up the potential pool of investors that start-ups can … Continue reading

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RetireAmerica.com Announces Launch

2013 /PRNewswire/ — RetireAmerica.com announced today the launch of its web-based capital protected equity crowdfunding portal. The launch is in beta form and is intended to become fully functional by year-end. Empowering Entrepreneurs, Protecting Investors, Creating Jobs. RetireAmerica.com (www.retireamerica.com) announced today the … Continue reading

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SEC Extends Comment Period for Section 506 Reg D Advertising Rules

Washington, DC – The Securities and Exchange Commission extended the public comment period for proposed, new rules that would govern how businesses can advertise equity offerings to accredited investors under Rule 506 Regulation D. SEC On July 10, 2013, the SEC issued rules that would … Continue reading

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Historic Change in General Solicitation Law That Goes Into Effect Monday

An 80-year-old ban that has prevented private companies from publicly advertising their efforts to raise funds will lift on Monday. If you are an entrepreneur struggling to find investors, that may be very good news. But hold the champagne for … Continue reading

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CrowdPad.co’s Release Postponed – Developers Warn Real Estate Crowfunding Investors

We’ve decided to hold of the launch of this real estate crowdfunding platform due to inherent legal difficulties and risks involved in crowdfunding real estate. We will revisit this later after the SEC rulings roll out and the kinks are … Continue reading

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Final Crowdfunding Rules Not Likely Until Late 2014

Final crowdfunding rules are not likely to be in place until late 2014 because the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and the Securities and Exchange Commission need to take more action, according to a blog on corporate and securities regulation. TheCorporateCounsel.net … Continue reading

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