Why is the JOBS Act important for Real Estate Crowdfunding? The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (JOBS), signed by President Obama, went into full effect as of 2013. It has resulted in numerous crowdfunding websites to be launched in the past few months. The real estate industry took notice and is now leveraging the JOBS Act to solicit accredited investors to participate in investment projects listed on such platforms, including www.DiversyFund.com. Through real estate crowdfunding, investors are able to take full advantage of real estate projects that were once only available to a select group of investors. So how does it work? In a nutshell, a real estate crowdfunding platform would list projects that are in need of investors. These may include “rehab” projects, new developments, and or rental properties that will generate future income. Each listing would offer potential investors pertinent information regarding the investment: Location of the property; Amount […]