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CrowdProperty Review

CrowdProperty Statistics

GB
  • Business name: CrowdProperty
  • Legal name: CrowdProperty Limited
  • Jurisdiction: United Kingdom
  • Type: Crowdfunding
  • Average score:
    5 / 5
Promised annual return

7.0 %

Sneakypeer scoring

6.6

Transparency

62%

Secondary Info
  • Total invested: €148.9M
  • Buyback guarantee: Yes
  • Secondary market: No
  • Licensed: Yes
Loan Types
Business loans
Main loan type
Development loans

CrowdProperty Description

General Information

CrowdProperty is a UK based crowdfunding platform that was founded in 2014. The platform is supervised by government authority and has an investment brokerage/crowdfunding licence. The platform offers two loan types, which are business and development loans. To date, more than USD-Australian- 223.03 million has been invested through the platform. 

Board & Team

CrowdProperty publishes information about its owners/co-founders, directors and other team members. Co-Founder and Directors are experienced professionals in the property and financial industries with strong academic backgrounds, which makes investing through the platform more reliable. As also mentioned on their website, “Our founders are leaders in the property industry.” Other team members have related academic and professional experiences related to the industry as well.

Financial Analysis

The platform does not publish its annual reports and historical loan books. There are only statistical numbers available on their web page. Publishing annual reports and historical loan books help investors to do risk analysis and make sound decisions, and also bring transparency to the platform. However, the platform’s latest annual report-2020- can be found on the official sources. From the latest financial statements of CrowdProperty, it can be said that the platform had good liquidity, however the return on assets was low.

Platform’s Score and Uniqueness

CrowdProperty offers withdrawal and autoinvest options to investors. However, the secondary market is not available. There is a buyback guarantee and collateral to the payment of loans-the LTV is above average. The promised return is 7% per year, which is below the market average return and not justified on their webpage. The investment can be diversified and investing through CrowdProperty is free of charge.

Conclusion

CrowdProperty, a UK crowdfunding platform with the promised return of 7% annually was founded in 2014. The investment can be diversified as the platform offers two loan types:  business and development loan. CrowdProperty’s team is made of experienced professionals in the property and financial sectors. The team’s experience brings transparency and trust to the platform. Because investors can be sure that they are investing in the projects that are approved by experts. Autoinvest and withdrawal options are available through the platform and there is buyback guarantee and collateral to the payment of loans. CrowdProperty does not publish its annual reports and historical loan books, but shares statistical figures. However, the latest annual report is available on the official sources, and it can be said that the platform had good liquidity in 2020.