Chinese Investors Crowdfunding US Real Estate Deals

With the Chinese economy backtracking, middle class Chinese investors are looking to Brooklyn and Tennessee to stash their devaluing yuan.

A number of real estate crowdfunding sites are targeting the Chinese investor by offering them a (relatively) safe place to put their money.

Using the app Haitou360, a New York-based investment service re-invests the funds into American crowdfunding property finance platforms, such as Realty Mogul or Patch of Land.

The app says that those investors “can expect earn returns of 7% to 10%, depending on the duration of the investment, plus a 1.2% gain from dollar appreciation”.


About JeffKoeppel

I am a corporate/securities attorney in the Washington, DC area. Prior to joining the firm, I was a Senior Attorney Advisor in the Division of Corporation Finance at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. I am a member of the Bars of the States of Maryland, New York and the District of Columbia. You can also follow this blog on LinkedIn at:
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