CrowdStreet, the #1 U.S. marketplace for direct commercial real estate investing, today announced its first-ever investment offering open to all U.S. based investors.
The offering, from Medalist Properties, a U.S. sponsor specializing in the acquisition and management of middle market commercial properties in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast, is the first CrowdStreet investment offering that enables both accredited investors (those with incomes over $200k or more than $1 million in assets excluding a private residence) and non-accredited investors (the general public) to invest in institutional-quality commercial real estate.
Medalist seeks to raise a maximum of $50 million through the offering with the objective of acquiring properties in target markets including Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia. The minimum investment for the offering is set at $5,000.
The Medalist offering on CrowdStreet is being made available through an SEC-approved Regulation A+ filing. Regulation A+ is emerging as one of the preferred means for In commercial real estate, the sponsor is an individual or company in charge of finding, acquiring and managing the real estate property on behalf of the partnership. The sponsor is usually expected to invest anywhere from 5-20% of the total required equity capital. They are then responsible for raising the remaining funds and acquiring and managing the investment property’s day-to-day... More to raise capital for large commercial real estate funds (and REITs), as it enables firms to publicly solicit investors (of all types) online using a fully SEC-compliant process.
Regulation A+ benefits non-accredited investors by providing a path for all investors to access to the same level of offerings formerly available solely to high-net-worth investors, family offices, and financial institutions.
To learn more about Regulation A+ and the Medalist investment offering please visit the CrowdStreet Reg A+ Info Page (https://crwd.st/RegA17)
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About Medalist Properties
Medalist Properties is built on the expertise of principals Bill Elliott and Tim Messier who have over 50 years of combined experience in the commercial real estate and capital markets. The company specializes in the acquisition and management of middle market commercial properties in the Mid-Atlantic and the Southeast.