Startup adds NYC deal-maker Ilya Gamer
CrowdStreet is a crowdfunding platform which allows individual investors to participate in direct real estate investments. The startup also licenses its investment management software to make the process of raising capital more efficient for sponsors.
By the numbers: Since its inception in 2014, the CrowdStreet Marketplace has raised over $506 million across 310 deals for real estate operators and sponsors.
Clients include: KBS, Onyx Equities, Hines Securities, AWH Partners, Stonehenge NYC, and Denholtz Associates.
Give the Founder the Mic: Co-founder Darren Powderly, “We are excited to bring a seasoned deal-maker like Ilya Gamer onto the team. With an NYC office established, we will be optimally positioned to introduce local CRE sponsors to the benefits of online syndication and investment management.”
Fundraising: The startup has raised $12.9 million from Grotech Ventures, Rally Ventures, Seven Peaks Ventures, and Green Visor Capital. It most recently raised a Series B round in July 2018.