In 2014, he decided it was time to throw his hat back into the ring with another company, and became the Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of PeerStreet, a platform for investing in real estate backed loans. He crafts the company’s strategy, product and messaging. Get started today with [...]
PeerStreet has announced the hiring of two executives with extensive experience in the financial services and real estate sectors: Ellen Coleman as Executive Vice President of Finance and Bob Brown as Executive Vice President of Finance & Corporate Development. Get started today with [...]
PeerStreet, an investing platform for real estate-backed loans, hired two executives in the financial and real estate industry to help scale and expand the overall platform as well as its finance and credit operations. Get started today with PeerStreet LEARN MORE
“These are particularly exciting hires for us, because they build upon the strong financial foundation we’ve already set, while better preparing us for our growth trajectory – in 2019 and beyond,” said PeerStreet Co-Founder and CEO Brew Johnson. Get started today with PeerStreet LEARN MORE
Highly rated real estate investment platform PeerStreet has hired two new executives with extensive experience in the financial services and real estate sectors. PeerStreet reports that Ellen Coleman has joined the platform as Executive Vice President of Finance. Additionally, Bob Brown has [...]
LendIt announced this week the finalists for its third annual LendIt FintechIndustry Awards. According to the organization, this year’s event will take place on April 9th and bring together 400 Fintech influencers and innovators to celebrate outstanding achievement in 21 unique categories.
Technology represents the greatest opportunity for growth in the multifamily sector, according to PeerStreet Underwriting Manager Nia Patel, a 2018 HousingWire Rising Star.
PeerStreet has been recognized as one of the 2019 Best Places to Work in Financial Technology (Fintech). The awards program is a project of SourceMedia and Best Companies Group. Get started today with PeerStreet LEARN MORE
These companies go out of their way to ensure their employees are having fun — whether it’s competing in office Olympics or escaping to the nap pod. Others are focused on serving their communities through organizing 5k races that raise money for charity and hiring local artists to create [...]
From free food to foosball to unlimited paid leave, fintech firms offer a variety of unique perks. All of those benefits — and more — are offered by the 50 companies that made SourceMedia’s second annual list of Best Fintechs to Work For.
PeerStreet, a real estate crowdfunding platform that has crafted an interesting niche that pairs retail investors with institutional money, announced on Wednesday it has formed a new integration with Liquid Logics, a market-leading loan origination software (LOS) platform.
“By creating this seamless integration, the loan submission process is easier. And when that process is easier, there are more opportunities for lenders to sell their loans to a diverse pool of investors,” said Brew Johnson, Co-Founder and CEO of PeerStreet.
“We have created a technology platform to empower lenders to make loans to borrowers in their communities. It’s about developing a more efficient way to provide capital to real estate industry participants,” PeerStreet CEO Brew Johnson previously told Think Realty.
At its core, networking is making a meaningful and valuable connection at multiple levels, including with the individuals networking and within the greater ecosystem they belong to. In other words, networking isn’t just about you. Get started today with PeerStreet LEARN MORE
Microsoft’s Satya Nadella ranked as best CEO in US; Google’s Sundar Pichai, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos make top 10
PeerStreet named among top companies in US by Comparably Report.
Disruptors show the way by bringing investments that are easier to understand and more purpose- and passion-driven, both of which are highly appealing to millennial investors.
Through a platform known as PeerStreet, investors can browse high-interest loans and decide to back them. The company itself purchases the mortgages directly from private lenders, and updates its list daily.
FinTech and Startup. Today these words are almost synonymous, and the journey that startups, these FinTechs, go through from glint of an idea to their success or failure is seen at every turn. From Uber and Lyft, to the dramatic rise of Facebook.
In this episode the host John Siracusa chats with Brett Crosby from PeerStreet and co-founder of Google Analytics. Brett co-founded a company called Urchin software which was acquired in April 2005 by Google and morphed into Google Analytics.
Startups like Cadre and PeerStreet have built platforms that make it easier to invest in real estate. And other companies are offering new options for viewing homes online and getting mortgages more quickly.
PeerStreet, a crowdfunding platform for real estate loans, has been recognized as one of the fastest growing Fintech startups in the US. The 2nd annual CB Insights Fintech 25o list has included PeerStreet for the 2nd year in a row. Get started today with PeerStreet LEARN MORE
PeerStreet is being recognized as a leader in real estate investing for the platform’s innovative approach to making real estate debt an accessible asset class for retail investors.
“A lot of people want exposure to real estate without that equity-style risk,” says Brett Crosby, co-founder and chief operating officer of PeerStreet. “We made it accessible and some people are much more comfortable with this level of risk.”
PeerStreet, is a marketplace where accredited investors can invest in real estate loans. This crowdfunding debt platform, in conjunction with financial institutions, funds various real estate purchases. The investor can own a portion of the loan and receive a cash flow of the debt payments.
With the invention of real estate investment trusts in 1960, real estate ownership is a mouse-click away. REITs own income-producing real estate in various sectors. These investments are governed by the Securities and Exchange Commission, trade on major stock exchanges and pay regular [...]
“Our goal has always been to level the playing field between Wall Street and Main Street when it comes to real estate investing,” said Brett Crosby, COO at PeerStreet. “So we want to bring as much variety and diversification to our investors as we can and help them invest in real estate backed [...]
According to PeerStreet, these Cash Offer Loans are an investment option that allows investors access to a security with a shorter duration than current bridge loans.
By investing in these loans, PeerStreet investors are helping families buy the homes they love in the communities they want to live in without having loan contingencies on their purchase.
The real estate investment platform is offering investors the chance to invest in shorter term loans ranging from 30 days to 36 months through its new Cash Offer Loans.
Graham has been a driving force in supporting and nurturing PeerStreet’s talented real estate team by retaining an impressive majority of his team year over year and almost entirely promoting from within. Get started today with PeerStreet LEARN MORE
As startups graduate into established companies, culture must be considered a core part of the business architecture.
Increasingly, I believe investors such as venture capitalists are going to start demanding that culture be a much more important part of the discussion than it has been in the past. Get started today with PeerStreet LEARN MORE
Comparably, a compensation, culture and career monitoring website, recently released its 2018 Culture Awards. Based on employee sentiment, these lists recognize companies of all sizes across the nation, including Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago, Salt Lake City and Washington, D.C., helping to [...]
“When you have leaders that are focused on issues (of) inclusion and diversity, and especially when they have a diverse background themselves, I think … employees feel rewarded and empowered” Jason Nazar, the CEO of Comparably, said in an interview with USA TODAY.
“It was clear from the beginning that Nia was an outstanding talent and exemplifies everything you look for in a colleague: intelligent, hardworking and fun to be around,” said Brew Johnson, Co-Founder and CEO of PeerStreet.
According to PeerStreet, HousingWire’s 2018 Rising Stars list recognizes talent that demonstrates leadership and innovation, inspiring not only those within their company but also their communities and the industry at large.
Earlier this year, the company made a strategic move into the commercial mortgage business. Initially, PeerStreet will offer small-balance recourse loans valued at less than $5 million for multifamily properties and mixed-use properties with residential components.
“We brought John in to oversee all real estate operations from sourcing lenders, underwriting loans and ongoing account management of those lenders and asset management, as well, making sure loans perform,” said Brett Cosby, PeerStreet’s co-founder and chief operating officer. [...]
PeerStreet, which bears Michael Burry’s-aka Christian Bale’s character in The Big Short-blessing, and was recently named to HousingWire Magazine’s HW Tech100 as one to the top technology companies in the housing industry, connects lenders with investors and provides them with short term, [...]
This strategic hire comes at a momentous time for the company, having announced last month that it had raised a $29.5 million Series B, with plans to increase it’s pace of hiring. The company also surpassed $900 million in loans funded and was included in HousingWire’s prestigious “Tech 100” list.
“The high-energy culture and the caliber of talent at PeerStreet attracted me to the business and the more I dig into the company and its mission, the more I find the business to be extremely compelling,” Mr. Devereux said. “My experience and skills are a great fit at this stage of the [...]
“I find the business to be extremely compelling,” said Devereux. “My experience and skills are a great fit at this stage of the company’s evolution, and I look forward to applying them here.”
“Following our Series B funding, PeerStreet has entered a new state of expansion and deepening our reach within the industry.” said Brew Johnson, CEO of PeerStreet. “John has unparalleled experience and is an industry leader at what he does; we are extremely pleased to have him on board.”
Devereux brings over 28 years of real estate equity and debt experience including six years as EVP, Head of Commercial Real Estate at OneWest Bank and nine years as Principal at Colony Capital. Get started today with PeerStreet LEARN MORE