About CrowdStreet

The CrowdStreet Story

Making the markets work better for everyone.

During the Great Recession, our co-founders Tore Steen and Darren Powderly saw how many people were overly reliant on Wall Street for their investment opportunities. Realizing the importance of diversification outside of public equities, combined with the rise of a new investment vehicle known as equity crowdfunding, the two co-founded CrowdStreet in order to give individual investors better access to real estate, the 3rd-largest asset class in the U.S.

Our Vision

We’re reinventing real estate investing to deliver better financial outcomes.

Together–the investors, sponsors, and partners of CrowdStreet–we are reinventing real estate investing end-to-end. Fundamental to this transformation is a major shift, not only in how investors and sponsors connect online, but also in how we can create a more efficient, transparent, and trustworthy market for all participants.

By combining our team’s commercial real estate investment expertise with our proprietary technology, CrowdStreet gives individual investors direct access to a range of investment opportunities and all the online tools needed to manage those investments. As of 04.15.2024 , thousands of investors have invested over $4.3 billion in more than 790 projects.

Our Mission

Deliver the best online real estate investing experience and make it easy for individual investors to diversify their portfolios.

With direct access to commercial real estate opportunities, CrowdStreet enables accredited investors to diversify their portfolios with the 3rd-largest asset class in our country.

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Meet our Executive Team

The CrowdStreet team has 120+ years of combined experience in real estate, software development, online marketing, and private equity.

Ian Formigle
Chief Investment Officer
Kristen Howell
General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
Sheldon Chang
President, CrowdStreet Advisors
Genni Combes
Chief Financial Officer
Meet our Board of Directors
Jack Chandler
Strategic Advisor
Tore Steen
Dino Vendetti
Seven Peaks Ventures
Jeff Hinck
Rally Ventures
Lawson DeVries
Grotech Ventures

Meet our Board of Advisors

Tom Byrne
Real Dynamics
Lew Feldman
Heritage Commercial Real Estate & Technology Ventures
Chris Keber
Shelter Acquisition Corp.
Shawn Lese
Nuveen Real Estate

Crowdstreet in the News

Message from Our CEO: Looking Ahead to 2024

CrowdStreet’s CEO shares his end-of-year statement on the CRE market and how CrowdStreet plans to provide value to its investors in 2024. Read the full statement.

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Investor Webinar with Jack Chandler and Ian Formigle

Learn how CrowdStreet is approaching deals on the Marketplace in today's real estate market.

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CrowdStreet Releases Updated Investment Thesis - Q3 2023

CrowdStreet releases their updated investment thesis - opportunity in preferred equity and debt investing offerings, narrows focus on principal protection.

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CrowdStreet Announces the Next Phase in Its Evolution

Broker-Dealer Designation, Planned Launch of First Brokered Offering Unlocks Institutional-Level Services for Accredited Investors

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