61. Crowdfunding Done Right with Adam Kaufman

January 27, 2022
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January 27, 2022

61. Crowdfunding Done Right with Adam Kaufman

My guest today is Adam Kaufman. Adam is the co-founder of ArborCrowd. Based out of New York City, ArborCrowd is the only commercial real estate crowdfunding platform backed by a publicly-traded mortgage REIT.

Who says crowdfunding has to be sketchy? There's a new way to access investment opportunities since the jobs act of 2012, and this real estate family is bringing direct access to the marketplace.

My guest today is Adam Kaufman. Adam is the co-founder of ArborCrowd. Based out of New York City, ArborCrowd is the only commercial real estate crowdfunding platform backed by a publicly-traded mortgage REIT. Arbor Realty Trust.

This is a great conversation with Adam where you will hear:

  • What's the history of crowdfunding? Did you know that the Statue Of Liberty was the first crowdfunding project on record?
  • Why things have changed and where it is headed, how they are giving people a chance to have equity where previously only institutional capital could access
  • The lessons learned in the 2008 financial crisis and why their experience and hard lessons learned set them apart
  • Building a platform from scratch
  • And more!


Please enjoy this week's episode with Adam Kaufman!

Links:
Crowdfunding
https://www.investopedia.com/terms/c/crowdfunding.asp

Jobs act 2012:
https://www.sec.gov/spotlight/jobs-act.shtml

Linked in:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/adamkaufman1205/

https://www.arborcrowd.com/

https://arbor.com/

Hudson- statue of liberty
https://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-21932675

Episode Transcript

John Carter
Tech Vlogger & YouTuber