What does “crowdfunding” in the real estate industry mean?

Alternatively known as “crowdinvesting”, real estate crowdfunding is an internet platform that brings together non-institutional investors with owners, developers, and operators of real estate. How much can a purchaser buy? What are investor’s rights? How much can an issuer raise? How is the offering conducted? How is a portal operated? Most capital is raised privately based on one of the “safe harbor” exemptions under a set of rules known as Regulation D. Who may invest? Generally, an investor must be “accredited.” An “accredited investor” can be either an institutional investor or an individual. How can individuals qualify to be an
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