Real Estate Investing

How Blockchain Will Transform Residential Mortgages

In our previous piece, The Global Impact of Cheap Satellites and Launches, we talked about how there are very few trillion-dollar industries in this world. When you’re an entrepreneur, a trillion-dollar industry is pretty exciting because all you need to do is capture 0.01% of it and you’ll have $1 billion. Take the $1.7 trillion U.S. […]

Using Blockchain for Commercial Real Estate

Commercialized blockchain solutions are like high school sex. Everyone claims they’re doing it, for the few that are, it’s not as great as they say it is, and it’s only the teachers who actually know what they’re doing. One impediment for blockchain technology was the ICO debacle which fleeced more suckers than you can shake a stick […]

Using AI for Commercial Real Estate Valuations

Browse through a collection of quotes from astronauts who view the earth from space and several common themes stand out. The first is why – as humans – we all haven’t done a better job of coming together and solving the world’s problems. The second, somehow related to the first, is the fragility of our […]

5 Startups Creating Security Tokens on the Blockchain

Ilusory superiority refers to the propensity of humans to overestimate themselves when compared to others. Take for example the survey they did of Stanford MBAs, of which 87% rated their academic performance as above the median. While that sort of ignorance can be expected from people with MBAs, it’s actually a far more widespread problem. The truth […]

PeerStreet – Real Estate Investing for Rich Millennials

While your average American doesn’t have much in the way of savings, the younger “millennial generation” is actually saving at a higher rate than any other generation. Those who do manage to save money will find a world rife with all sorts of landmines and people that will happily invest your money for “fees”. More […]

10 Real Estate Investing Fintech Startups

When you’re watching the evening news and you see a segment on gene editing, you’ll probably be pretty amazed by the technology if it’s the first time you’re hearing about it. The first thing that might cross your mind shortly afterwards is “how to invest in gene editing“. Plug that search term into Google and you’ll […]