The Service

Finally, a real alternative to investing in the stock market

Invest in private market real estate – the piece of your portfolio you didn’t even know was missing.

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For years, individuals have been limited to investing in public stocks and bonds.
Now, for the first time ever, you can invest like a billion-dollar institution
by diversifying into private market real estate investments.

See how we’re redefining modern portfolio theory

Access

Now you can invest the way the most successful institutions do.

Institutional investors have consistently outperformed public markets over the last 20 years by investing in alternative assets like private market real estate. Fundrise democratizes access to this once-unattainable asset class, making it possible for anyone to become a real estate investor regardless of income or net worth.

Discover why real estate is a historically strong investment

Performance

Looking for better returns?
Then stop paying for something you don’t use.

Public market vs Private market
Investment Horizon Daily liquidity Investment Horizon 3 – 7 years
Trailing 20 yr. annual return 8.2% Trailing 20 yr. annual return 12.3%
Cost of auction liquidity
33%

Auction liquidity costs you 33% of your return –
whether or not you use it.

See why public stocks underperform private investments

Learn more about the assumptions in this section, or view our full disclosure.
Expert Management

We actively identify, acquire and improve real estate on your behalf.

We follow a value investing strategy of buying investments for less than what we believe is their replacement cost, then improving the real estate through hands-on management and partnership with local operators. Our team draws on over 75 years and $7.5 billion of combined experience to pursue the best results for our investors.

Learn more about our approach

Pictured: Elysium 14, a Fundrise asset in Washington, DC

Diversification

Make a single investment and get diversified across dozens of individual real estate assets.

Instantly diversify across dozens of real estate properties

Every Fundrise portfolio is made up of our proprietary eDirect™ investments
think of them as online-only, low-cost ETFs for real estate. Each eDirect
investment acquires and manages many individual real estate properties,
which means you get broad diversification with the click of a button.

Explore the properties you could be investing in

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According to numerous sources listed below, a one standard deviation increase in private equity holdings, such as those available on Fundrise, is associated with approximately 4.1% greater returns per year.

Dyck, A. and Pomorski, L. “Investor Scale and Performance in Private Equity Investments.” Oxford Review of Finance 2016, 20 July 2015, pp. 1081-1106; Fundrise White Paper, “Why Private Markets Outperform Traditional Publicly-Traded Stocks & Bonds,” May 16, 2017; Cambridge Associates’ 2016 Q1 US Private Equity Index; and Wall Street Journal, “Calpers Is Sick of Paying Too Much for Private Equity,” April 16, 2017

“The Old Way” is the annualized dividend yield of the Vanguard REIT ETF, which is 3.91% as reported by vanguard.com on May 26, 2017. “The Fundrise Way” is the weighted average of the Q3 2017 daily distributions of each of the eDirect investments in the Fundrise “Supplemental Income” portfolio.