With even local investment in real estate out of reach for most young people in the West, investing in foreign land holdings seems like an even less realistic prospect for tech savvy 20-somethings. Not only is the process a step above in complexity for an already arduous procedure, but often the most attractive investment properties are limited to home grown or much more wealthy buyers. The hurdles on the path to investing in properties in…"New Kid On The Blockchain"
The term “real estate tokenization” has been doing the rounds and getting quite the buzz among circles of economic discussion for some time now—and rightfully so. The global real estate market has been on the rise in the last few years; in 2016, the sector was worth nearly $7.4 trillion, followed by $8.5 trillion and $8.9 trillion in 2017 and 2018, respectively. Amidst these developments, real estate tokenization began stepping into the spotlight. According to…"The digital reinvention of real estate investing and asset management"
It has recently come out that the average homeowner in America is age 47, a radical departure from earlier decades in the country where home buyers were typically in their late 20’s and 30’s. This is at least partially due to the skyrocketing costs of real estate within city limits of major population centers, where younger people tend to congregate and seek higher paying jobs and more exciting lifestyles. This bleak picture shows us a…"Meet Tomorrow’s Homeowner: All 1000 of Them"
As mentioned already here on this blog, cryptocurrency continuously enables companies to develop and advance processes in different industries. In many instances, these advancements are upsetting the way business has been done in recent memory. In this instance, a company has already offered a different perspective on real estate ownership. What used to be a seemingly unreachable monetary bar to entry to get into the market has now become attainable. RealT offers the ability to…"Real Estate Ownership in 3 Hours or Less?"
Security in the modern digital era is becoming a topic that is laced throughout the conversation on cryptocurrency. As the industry continues to tokenize real world assets and give digital intangible currency value, the questions surrounding digital security as becoming extremely relevant to tomorrows investors. Should you invest, where do you keep all your assets? An Ethereum wallet is certainly an option. RealT lends explanation on the topic: What Is An Ethereum Wallet? Cryptocurrency wallets…"Tomorrow’s Wallet – Digital, Tangible, and Secure"
As blockchain continues to disrupt various industries by allowing for asset digitization and the supporting infrastructure for people to own, transfer, and exchange digital assets between people, upstart businesses are becoming more frequent due to this new digital nesting ground. People continue to find new ways to make blockchain and tokenization work for them and for others who had previously not been able to invest. What is Asset Tokenization?Asset tokenization refers to the act of…"“Digitally Native Assets” Paving the Way for Fractional Real Estate Investments"