iFunding raises $1.27 Million for property in metro Denver, Colorado

New York, NY, August 14, 2015– iFunding, an online real estate market place that’s revolutionizing real estate investing, raised $1.27M within days of listing a new project in the metro Denver area on its platform. The capital was raised for the building and development of 12 townhomes that have been named Virginia Village.  The property is located in an urban Denver neighborhood just south of Cherry Creek.

Virginia Village is located at 4400 E. Bails Place and 4401 E Jewel Avenue, Denver, Colorado. Collectively the property is 30,000 square feet. This property will have 12 urban townhomes. Marcus & Millichap 2015 Q1 reports the Denver metro area is poised to be one of the strongest apartment markets in the country.

“iFunding continues to provide the strongest investments and highest quality sponsors for our investors. This project is a testament to our goals and values,” William Skelley, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of iFunding states,  “The quality of deals and sponsors on our platform has significantly grown this year along side the growth of our team. We are excited about what the future holds for our investors as well as our company.”

 

About iFunding
iFunding is a leading real estate crowdfunding platform, facilitating debt and preferred equity fundraising for properties range from multi-family residences and condominium estates, to apartment towers, hotels and resorts, single-family homes, retail locations, malls, offices, mixed-use buildings, and more. iFunding provides opportunities for accredited investors to invest in institutional-quality real estate deals, with a minimum investment of just $5,000. The company oversees deals throughout their lifespan, providing extensive information and transparency to give investors insight and oversight into their investments. It also generates financing for multi-project funds, and partners with family offices to co-fund opportunities with its individual investors. We offer flexible financing terms to real estate developers. Visit http://www.ifunding.co for more information, or connect with us on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/company/innovational-funding, on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/iFunding , or via @inno_funding on Twitter. The phone number for investor and operator inquiries is 844-367-4386.

 

iFunding Contact:
Paula DeLaurentis
Marketing
844-367-4386 ext.3
press@innovationalfunding.com

William Skelley on panel, 2nd year in a row, at Annual Crowdfunding Forum for Real Estate 2015

For the 2nd year in a row, William Skelley, CEO and Founder of iFunding, will be speaking on a panel at the Annual Crowdfunding Forum for Real Estate hosted by IMN. This year’s event will take place September 16th and 17th at the Fairmont in Santa Monica, California.

William Skelley

Skelley is founder and CEO of iFunding, the online, commercial real estate investment marketplace for accredited investors and institutions. He is responsible for business development activities at the company, which has financed over 35 real estate projects with total real estate value of over $400 million. William specializes in working with family offices. Prior to iFunding, he founded a boutique investment bank that underwrote $2 billion in real estate transactions, ranging from hotels/resorts acquiring hundreds of millions of dollars in financing, to mixed-use properties and single family homes. Earlier, William was a principal at Rose Park Advisors, a hedge fund founded by Harvard Business School professor Dr. Clayton Christensen, specializing in “disruptive innovation.” He has also worked at General Electric, Olympus and as an advisor to several start-ups.  He attended Harvard Business School and Hobart College.

Skelley will be speaking on the panel discussing, ‘Evaluating the Expansion of & Economic Factors Behind the Growth of Crowdfunding’ along side other executives in the real estate crowdfunding industry.

iFunding will be meeting with developers and investors by request from September 16th through 17th. If interested, email press@innovationalfunding.co.

 

iFunding hires Paula DeLaurentis as Chief Revenue Officer

New York, NY – August 11, 2015 – Paula DeLaurentis, a senior marketing, financial services, and real estate professional, has joined iFunding as the Chief Revenue Officer.  DeLaurentis will be expanding the company’s business development and marketing efforts by implementing a greater strategic focus and a personalized outreach to the real estate investment community.

 DeLaurentis possesses over 20 years experience in marketing, financial services and real estate.  Most recently, she was Principal at The Channing Group, an advisory and marketing organization that specialized in commercial real estate transactions for investor groups, banks and high net-worth families.  Previously, Paula DeLaurentis served as CMO for Entitle Direct, a title insurance company; Managing Director at TDAmeritrade, responsible for Strategic Alliances and Investor Marketing; and VP of Product Marketing for Thomson Financial, serving the Institutional Equity and Wealth Management segments.

 With DeLaurentis’ lead, iFunding has begun to expand its efforts to bring diverse deals to the real estate crowdfunding market. “Thousands of investors, as well as family offices and institutions are joining iFunding to participate in the strong returns possible with real estate crowdfunding.  I’m excited to be joining a leader in this market.  We recognize that our clients have different needs for information about real estate and different preferences for deals.  Our platform will reflect that diversity by providing a range of high quality commercial investment opportunities, real estate industry and educational content, and customized interactions with investors, real estate developers and potential partners.” DeLaurentis commented.

 With new strategies already in effect-  During the first week of August alone, iFunding has listed  over $5 Million in investment opportunities, “Our company has grown exponentially in the past year, increasing the size, volume and commercial sophistication of the deals we offer. We’ve also raised equity for our future growth and doubled the team. With Paula’s experience in real estate and with other financial products for high net worth individuals and institutional investors, as well as in strategic alliances, we’ll be able to engage all parties that are interested in real estate investing economy online.” William Skelley, CEO of iFunding, added.

 

About iFunding
iFunding is a leading real estate crowdfunding platform, facilitating debt and preferred equity fundraising for properties range from multi-family residences and condominium estates, to apartment towers, hotels and resorts, single-family homes, retail locations, malls, offices, mixed-use buildings, and more. iFunding provides opportunities for accredited investors to invest in institutional-quality real estate deals, with a minimum investment of just $5,000. The company oversees deals throughout their lifespan, providing extensive information and transparency to give investors insight and oversight into their investments. It also generates financing for multi-project funds, and partners with family offices to co-fund opportunities with its individual investors. We offer flexible financing terms to real estate developers. Visit http://www.ifunding.co for more information, or connect with us on LinkedIn,  Facebook, or Twitter. The phone number for investor and operator inquiries is 844-367-4386.

 

iFunding Contact:
Paula DeLaurentis
Marketing
844-367-4386 ext.3
press@innovationalfunding.com