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Coverage in the Press

A variety of press outlets have covered DiversyFund’s progress and growth.

Best Real Estate Crowdfunding Sites

Real estate crowdfunding is a relatively new way to invest in commercial real estate. Some sites give everyday investors access to assets that have traditionally been reserved for the wealthy. We evaluated more than two dozen platforms to find our top picks for real estate crowdfunding sites in 2020. Here they are, in alphabetical order.

What Is a REIT, and Is It Right for Your Protfolio?

DiversyFund’s Growth REIT helps make real estate investing available to everyone. You’ve probably heard that investing in real estate is a smart move, but many take that to mean they should purchase a rental property themselves. And that involves finding renters and maintaining the property, which might be easy in certain areas, but not in others. If you want to invest in real estate but don’t see viable properties near you, what are your options? A real estate investment trust, or REIT, could be just the answer you’re looking for. And DiversyFund can help you get started.

Real Estate Investing Stands the Test of Time

DiversyFund is a sponsor-direct investment platform that manages and improves their real estate investments. At a time like this with the economy at distress, DiversyFund closely monitors the market to adapt their investments as needed, and plan accordingly to bring the best yields for their investors. The overall investment strategy of the company has always considered market cycles. Their multi-family rental properties in growing markets place them at a lower risk investment category during an economic downturn. Here are some tips to create a recession and inflation-proof real estate portfolio that stands the test of time.

Technology Innovators Top 25 Fintech CEOs of 2020

Technological advances, changing demand for financial products and competition in financial services are all driving a new wave of fintech startups and investments that have drawn attention to the industry in recent years. This is mainly because of the fact that financial technology has the potential to revolutionize and bring in massive changes in the lifestyles of people as well as in the ways that they conduct business. Today, there is a lively competitive environment for innovation because of the diversity of ideas regarding the contributions the technology could make to businesses.

Learn Why Alternative Investments Provide Stability & Longevity Amid Crisis

Most investors are searching for alternative options where they can invest their money; which might be resilient or even immune to the recession. One such option is to invest in residential investments. If you look at the numbers, real estate investing is what the top 1% of investors have already been doing for a long time. However, not everyone has the money to be able to buy real estate and property costing millions of dollars. And that is where REITs come to the rescue. By offering a safer investment avenue, REITs can provide stability and longevity to their investors even during the recession.

Real Estate Investing for Beginners

DiversyFund operates with the mission to “give all Americans the ability to build long term wealth like the 1%.” As the name suggests, the company helps its clients to diversify their investments with minimum investment as low as $500. DiversyFund offers you a portfolio of professionally managed multi-million dollar real estate assets.They buy, renovate, and manage apartments, and speed up your wealth creation by re-investing your cash flow to continue adding new properties and fund renovations. When the market is right, they sell the assets and re-distributes the profits among investors.

Global Recession: 10 Ways to Protect Your Portfolio From the Volatile Stock Market

Warren Buffett, arguably the greatest investor in the world, says that there is only one rule of investing in markets: “Don’t lose money.” Fortunately, you don’t need to have Buffett’s financial knowhow to hedge against this recession. For those who have their life’s savings or retirement funds invested in the market, there are a variety of steps you could take to keep yourself safe from the global recession. Check out these 10 steps to know how you can insulate yourself from the inevitable stock market crash, and mitigate the hit your portfolio takes.

This Multi-Family REIT Can Save Your Portfolio From Sinking in Just $500

Real estate is often hailed as a recession-proof investment vehicle. In this recessional market, it can be a strong investing alternative to diversify and strengthen your portfolio. But it’s not exactly easy to jump into investing with real estate. Apart from the challenge of fronting millions to buy a property, managing and reselling that property is not really an everyday investor’s cup of tea. That’s where DiversyFund levels the playing field by adding crowdfunding to REITs.

DiversyFund’s CEO on Investing in Real Estate During a Downturn

The U.S. real estate market has realized a significant shock from the coronavirus pandemic, with millions requesting forbearance, home sales decreasing and foreclosure risks rising.

Unlike the financial crisis of the late 2000s, today’s standards on documentation, underwriting, lending and leverage are higher, helping protect the sector from deeper hardship and potentially offering investors an opportunity to take advantage of buying opportunities.

Looking for Stocks to Buy During Recession? REIT Fund You Could Be a Part of For Less Than The Cost of an iPhone

Analysts have deemed the impact of COVID-19 on the stock market to be a black swan event—an extremely rare event with severe consequences. With recession looming in the background and the prevailing gloom in the stock market, investment in these times can be confusing. Whether you are a new investor or looking to diversify your portfolio, DiversyFund is a long-term alternative investment solution that helps you avoid the stock market’s roller-coaster ride and grow value with real estate.

6 Investing Tools That Help You Diversify

If you’re in the stock market in any way — through your 401(k), direct investments or a mutual fund of some kind — you probably couldn’t ignore the stomach-churning volatility (mostly downwards) in the markets since the coronavirus outbreak hit our shores.

Real estate is often touted as a good way to diversify investments, but it has traditionally been out of reach for many smaller investors. Two of our partners, Fundrise and Diversyfund have worked ways to make real estate investing accessible to everyone.

This Company Is Changing the Real Estate Investment Game

They say the best investment on earth is earth, but more often than not, only the 1 percent — or anyone who has the capability to cough up millions — gets to have the chance to grow a profit through real estate. But a company called DiversyFund has devised a way to lower the barrier and allow everyone who previously had no access to investing in real estate to create a diversified portfolio of real estate assets.

What You Need to Know about Fundrise and DiversyFund

If you’re a reader of personal finance blogs, you know that real estate investing is a hot topic. Bloggers plug and review companies like FundriseRealty Mogul, and PeerStreet.  A relatively new, but highly competitive fund in this space is DiversyFund. The team at DiversyFund asked the team at The Money Mix to take a look at their fund. We’re glad we did.

What follows is a review of our findings and what we think makes DiversyFund unique in the marketplace. At the end of the post, we think you’ll agree that if you’re considering investing passively in real estate, you should give DiversyFund a look.

Crowdfunding Pros and Cons with Craig Cecilio

Crowdfunding platforms have sprung up in recent years with many similarities. Most crowdfunding sites were developed by technology people to curate deals from other syndicators. However, Craig Cecilio built DiversyFund based on nearly 20 years of experience in real estate to syndicate his own developments. Based in San Diego, Craig syndicates development deals all across California. Today, he shares more info on crowdfunding and things to consider before taking the leap.

456: The Rise of the Real Estate Crowdfunding Platform

DiversyFund is an alternative investment crowdfunding platform that allows investors to directly fund the development of commercial and residential real estate projects in Southern California. DiversyFund seeks to deliver returns via its self-managed real estate developments overseen by a veteran team of real estate professionals. Currently, it manages over $100 million in real estate investments.

Real Estate Investing for the Average Joe

Real Estate may have an intimidating price tag that keeps many from investing, but crowdfunding platforms are making the asset class more approachable to investors with smaller budgets. Craig Cecilio, CEO & Founder of Diversyfund, an online real estate crowdfunding platform, was with us to explain how his platform is appealing to investors.

Leveraging Technology To Automate The Money-Raising Process with Craig Cecilio

With nearly $1 billion in real estate assets financed, Craig has been quite successful with raising money. One thing that sets him apart from other groups doing the same thing is he leverages technology. His offerings are still 506c but he uses a crowdfunding platform rather than doing one-off syndications for each deal.