Bitcoin-like cryptocurrency used to buy home

After a lot of red tape, a recent college graduate used cryptocurrency assets to buy a home, though everyone from the mortgage company to tax collectors needs to be paid in regular U.S. dollars. In what is believed to be a first for Seattle-area real estate, a young investor has used bitcoinlike cryptocurrency to buy a house in Tukwila. The …

Partnervest Advisory Services LLC Raises Stake in iShares US Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:IYR)

Posted by Stefani Robinson on Dec 11th, 2017 Partnervest Advisory Services LLC increased its position in iShares US Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:IYR) by 62.8% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 4,141 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,597 shares during the period. Partnervest …

At $5.86, Is Investors Real Estate Trust (IRET) A Buy?

Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET), a reits company based in United States, had a relatively subdued couple of weeks in terms of changes in share price, which continued to float around the range of $5.8 to $6.28. However, is this the true valuation level of the small-cap? Or is it currently undervalued, providing us with the opportunity to buy? Let’s …

Buy Bitcoin, Not Real Estate

read more at bitcoin.com Real estate is how ordinary people have stored value and ultimately accumulated wealth. Indeed, post World War II societies all but demanded access to credit through politics, and governments responded with in-kind favors to keep power. Compounding of easy, loose money spurred decades of growth in housing construction, materials, land, and requisite financial products. This, in …

Commercial Investment Group Creates Business Funding Division

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Commercial Investment Group LLC announces the formation of its Business Funding Division. CIG is exclusive partners with leading business lenders offering invoice financing, equipment funding, purchase order financing, government contracts funding and merchant account funding. In addition, CIG is able to offer commercial real estate funding via its network of preferred lenders. CIG’s “working capital solutions” offer funding opportunities to …

Is your commercial real estate buyer for real?

These days, multiple offers on well-priced, conveniently located commercial real estate are the norm. Unlike the doldrums of a down market where the activity is tantamount to a cricket concert — activity is robust! So, how do you filter the noise of multiple offers and settle upon the right buyer — the first go around? That, dear readers, is the …

South Florida Real Estate Boom Not Dampened By Sea Level Rise

Greg Allen read more at npr.org In Miami’s urban core, there are some 20,000 condominium units in various stages of completion. For coastal communities from Florida to Texas, this year’s hurricane season may be a preview of what’s to come. Scientists say with climate change, in the future we’re likely to see more severe hurricanes and heavier rain events. In …