With the shift to all-digital, there is an increase in startups transforming traditional ways of investing and lending. While many investors know how the digital revolution has changed the travel and e-commerce industries, not all investors notice what is happening in the world of investing and financing today.
Startups are trying to meet changing consumer demand by providing advanced digital solutions that make customer experience convenient and easy. Even though most of the new tech companies are in the banking sector, effective efforts to digitize the real estate industry are underway, and LoanBase is a forerunner in introducing much-needed changes to revolutionize the real estate industry.
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The importance of digitization in the real estate sector
The real estate sector has started to embrace the growing importance of digitalization in 2020 after property viewings were diverted to an online environment due to social distancing measures. Due to the ease of doing business online, some startups quickly recognized the long growth streak in this industry and started offering industry-specific services. We can now see progress in residential and commercial real estate investing, with companies such as LoanBase striving to modernize the commercial real estate finance industry.
LoanBase can be considered the KAYAK of commercial real estate financing by helping borrowers find the best lenders for the property of their choice. With its variety of tools and unique features, KAYAK has established itself as one of the world’s most popular travel search engines, helping millions of people around the world find the best flights, hotels, cars rentals and vacation packages. LoanBase strives to achieve a similar feat by focusing on catering to real estate investors while creating a platform for lenders to effectively deploy their capital by working with a wide range of clients.
LoanBase, founded in 2020, is an online platform that provides optimal commercial real estate financing solutions. The platform uses state-of-the-art technology to connect borrowers and lenders while modernizing the commercial real estate finance industry by enabling direct communication between parties for maximum transparency, efficiency and market control. This allows clients to find the best financing solution for their property in a fraction of the time and cost required by traditional financing methods.
With fewer steps and positive results, LoanBase is one step closer to its goal of rethinking the traditional commercial real estate lending industry, allowing consumers to avoid high fees and long transaction times.
LoanBase is on investors’ radar
With hedge funds entering the private funding market and investing billions of dollars in disruptive business ideas, the number of digital startups has increased dramatically over the past couple of years. As investment opportunities for fund managers in small businesses grow, competition in the development and innovation of technology and digital startups will reach new heights in the years to come. The initiatives introduced by LoanBase to digitize and modernize real estate investing could not have come at a better time as the company is likely to catch the eyes of many institutional investors in the future, assuming the stellar growth seen in the early stages of the business will carry over into the future.
The number of real estate investors among the younger generation has also increased dramatically over the past two years, helped by the ease with which they can invest in real estate today and the convenience brought by digital platforms enabling transactions. real estate. Although the share of young investors in real estate remains low, the increase in generational wealth, investment information and income will encourage more people to enter this market in the next 5 years. LoanBase, as a pioneer in offering digital financing solutions, seems well positioned to meet the needs of this market due to its digital-centric business model. The company has a long streak of growth ahead as the real estate industry finally takes positive steps towards adopting digital solutions.