Why it’s time to shut down your real estate crowdfunding site

Seagate CEO David Nye has joined the chorus of developers and investors urging the US government to take action against online real estate platforms.Nye is an investor in real estate platform Crowdcube, which has raised $25m.The site has also raised $10m from investors including Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and former Facebook co-founders Mark Zuckerberg and …

How the Real Estate Industry Is Fighting a Proposed Tax on Housing Prices

By Amy Gershon March 11, 2018 09:51:03Real estate companies have long fought tax hikes and other restrictions on home purchases.But a new tax proposal that would impose a one-time surcharge on housing transactions, as well as on all property transfers to foreign buyers, would put more money in the pockets of homeowners. While the proposal is …