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The partnership will speed the transaction process for sellers and buyers, enabling Ten-X customers to obtain bridge loans within two to four weeks and permanent loans within six to eight weeks, Money360’s Evan Gentry tells GlobeSt.com.

IRVINE, CA—The new partnership between Money360 and Ten-X Commercial will speed the transaction process for sellers and buyers, enabling Ten-X customers to obtain bridge loans within two to four weeks and permanent loans within six to...

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Online marketplace Ten-X has partnered with tech-forward lender Money 360 to swell their investor pool of buyers.

Under the agreement, Money360 will work with Ten-X to determine which commercial properties listed on the Ten-X platform are appropriate for pre-arranged financing, and will then pre-underwrite bridge and/or permanent loans for qualifying properties.

The lender’s offers will be listed on the Ten-X property detail page, informing prospective buyers about...

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Online real estate marketplace Ten-X has partnered with a financier to pre-arrange loans for qualifying properties for sale through its platform. The Irvine, California-based company's leaders hope the deal will boost the number of buyers that use the site.

Through the partnership with tech-enabled lender Money360, buyers on Ten-X will be able to streamline the financing process by sourcing pre-arranged loans for properties they are interested in acquiring. As the...

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Money360 Inc., a two-year-old alternative lender focused on writing and funding small to middle-market loans against properties across the country, has formed a partnership with Ten-X Commercial that could beef up its origination volumes substantially.

The partnership would give the Ladera Ranch, Calif., lender "a front row seat" to properties offered on the Ten-X platform, explained Evan Gentry, chief executive and founder, who previously ran opportunistic investor...

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Ten-X Commercial and Money360 partnered together to offer financing for properties available for sale. The partnership will expand the investor pool for commercial properties listed on Ten-X by giving prospective buyers assurance they will be able to procure the necessary financing to fill the deal’s capital stack.

The arrangement is expected to also provide sellers and their brokers increased confidence that once terms are agreed upon, buyers will be able source a...

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The partnership will focus on Money360 providing pre-arranged financing options for eligible commercial properties listed for auction on the Ten-X platform; financing options on these properties will be transparently disclosed on the platform and Money360 will work with buyers to complete the underwriting, processing and closing of the loan; the partnership expands deal flow of commercial properties for Money360, which utilizes technology to enable commercial real estate...

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Online real estate transaction marketplace Ten-X Commercial has partnered with Money360, a technology-enabled direct lender focused on commercial real estate, to offer financing for properties available for sale.

The partnership will expand the investor pool for commercial properties listed on Ten-X by giving prospective buyers assurance they will be able to procure the necessary financing to...

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Money360’s Pre-Arranged Loans on the Ten-X Platform Will Expand Pool of Buyers and Boost Certainty of Closing

SILICON VALLEY, Calif. and ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Ten-X Commercial, the nation’s leading online real estate transaction marketplace, today announced that it has partnered with Money360, a technology-enabled direct lender focused on commercial real estate (CRE), to offer financing for properties available for sale. The partnership...

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Ten-X Commercial, the nation’s leading online real estate transaction marketplace, today announced that it has partnered with Money360, a technology-enabled direct lender focused on commercial real estate (CRE), to offer financing for properties available for sale. The partnership will expand the investor pool for commercial properties listed on Ten-X by giving prospective buyers assurance they will be able to procure the necessary financing to fill the deal’s capital...

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The partnership will expand the investor pool for commercial properties listed on Ten-X by giving prospective buyers and sellers assurance of financing to close deals.

IRVINE, CA—Online real estate transaction marketplace Ten-X Commercial and technology-enabled direct lender Money360 have formed a partnership to offer financing for properties available for sale. The...

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Ten-X Commercial, the nation's leading online real estate transaction marketplace, today announced that it has partnered with Money360, a technology-enabled direct lender focused on commercial real estate (CRE), to offer financing for properties available for sale. The partnership will expand the investor pool for commercial properties listed on Ten-X by giving prospective buyers assurance they will be able to procure the...

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Commercial real estate marketplace Money360 is partnering with Ten-X Commercial, an online real estate transaction marketplace, to finance properties available for sale on the Ten-X platform.

Potential buyers of Ten-X properties receive access to more financing while sellers can be more confident buyers will find that financing. The two companies will work together to identify...

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Despite strong investor appetite for US real estate, both domestically and overseas, lenders are being a bit more cautious in their underwriting since they expect values to soften at some point, Money360’s CEO Evan Gentry tells GlobeSt.com. The firm closed $143 million in loans in the second quarter, marking its best quarter to date.

Money360 has now closed more than $350 million in total loans and is on pace to close more than $500 million by the end of the year. On...

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Our eight-year bull market is long overdue for a correction, and investors are starting to look for ways to protect their portfolio from a potential 10 percent or more drop in stocks.

Traditionally, bearish investors sought refuge in bonds, but with interest rates still at historical lows, bonds may not be the "safe haven" they used to be. When interest rates rise, the prices of bonds fall to compensate for their lower yields.

Besides raising rates, the Federal...

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Money360, a commercial real estate-focused direct marketplace lender, is on pace to hit a $1bn annual run rate by the end of this year through an expansion of its middle-market lending platform.

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Press release by Prosek Partners on 31st July 2017

Money360, a leading direct marketplace lender focused on commercial real estate, today announced that the company closed $143 million in loans in the second quarter, marking the lender's best quarter to date. Money360 has now closed more than $350 million in total loans and is on pace to close more than $500 million by the end of the year. On average, the company is now closing $50 million in loans each month.

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LADERA RANCH, CA--(Marketwired - July 31, 2017) - Money360, a leading direct marketplace lender focused on commercial real estate, today announced that the company closed $143 million in loans in the second quarter, marking the lender's best quarter to date. Money360 has now closed more than $350 million in total loans and is on pace to close more than $500 million by the end of the year. On average, the company is now closing $50 million in loans each...

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On May 16, Money360 announced that it closed more than $45 million in loans in April. The leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform is led by founder and CEO Evan Gentry. This record-breaking month for the company brings its total production to over $250 million in closed loans, with an expected $500 million in transactions by the end of the year.

“This is a record-breaking month for our company,” said Gentry in a press release. “The volume of deals...

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Commercial real estate marketplace lender Money360 has made a series of hires designed to support recent increases in deal flow, borrowers and capital partners.



Paul Cleary is the new COO, taking over from cofounder Dan Vetter, who retains the chief investment officer role. Mr. Cleary joins from Cherrywood Commercial...

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Commercial real estate lending platform Money360 has announced eight new hires to support the company’s growth; includes five commercial real estate executives and three industry specialists; Money360 has been rapidly growing its originations and the new hires will support increasing deal flow from its newly launched regional divisions in the Northwestern and Northeastern United States.

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LADERA RANCH, Calif. – June 19, 2017 – Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, recently announced the addition of eight new hires to support the company's rapid expansion. The hires include five seasoned commercial real estate executives and three industry specialists, who were brought on to support the increased deal flow and expanding base of borrowers and capital partners in the U.S. and around the world.

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Commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, Money360, announced on Monday it has added eight new hires to support its rapid expansion. According to the online lender, the hires included five seasoned commercial real estate executives and three industry specialists.

Speaking about the hires, Money360 founder and CEO Evan Gentry, stated:

“The first half of the year has set a strong precedent for the rest of 2017, and we look forward to meeting the lending...

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Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, recently announced the addition of eight new hires to support the company's rapid expansion. The hires include five seasoned commercial real estate executives and three industry specialists, who were brought on to support the increased deal flow and expanding base of borrowers and capital partners in the U.S. and around the world.

Money360's C-suite was bolstered with the hiring of Paul Cleary as...

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LADERA RANCH, Calif. – June 19, 2017 – Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, recently announced the addition of eight new hires to support the company's rapid expansion. The hires include five seasoned commercial real estate executives and three industry specialists, who were brought on to support the increased deal flow and expanding base of borrowers and capital partners in the U.S. and around the world.

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Traditionally, commercial real estate borrowers’ only option was to approach banks or other traditional lenders when seeking out a loan, a process that can be inconvenient and time consuming. Today, a wide variety of commercial real estate alternative lending platforms exist that can provide convenience and time savings, as well as flexibility for borrowers who may not be able to get loans approved from traditional lenders for a host of reasons. These platforms
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In years past, banks and other traditional lenders were commercial real estate (CRE) borrowers’ only option when seeking out a loan. Today, there are a wide variety of marketplace lending platforms in the CRE space that can not only offer convenience and quicker closing times, but also flexibility for those who
may have difficulty securing loans through traditional avenues.

MARKET SIZE

There is a $3.3 trillion opportunity for alternative lenders in the...

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Alternative investment vehicles are coming into the market that are becoming particularly attractive when investing with a low appetite for risk.

Today, there are so many different opportunities for investment it can be a challenge to identify the best fit for your capital. While equities are often thought to yield high returns with fairly low risk, it takes time for them to fully develop and come to fruition. Alternative investment vehicles are coming into the...

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The traditional commercial real estate loan underwriting process is less than efficient. The strict operating guidelines imposed on banks through regulations such as the Dodd-Frank Act and the Basel III capital-reserve rules make it difficult for them to approve many new commercial real estate loans, or even to refinance their maturing loans.



While traditional lenders often create an uphill battle for worthy borrowers to be approved, financial-technology (or...

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We had a great conversation with Money360 founder and CEO Evan Gentry just last week and were favorably impressed by both his leadership and the multi-faceted platform he has created. Each RETech we talk to seems to have a different angle, and what this team has created is unique because they are bringing commercial real estate into the mix, in a sector that often focuses on residential rental properties or house-flipping. In fact, we were scheduled to talk with him...

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Money360, a leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, closed more than $45 million in loans in April, bringing the company’s total production to over $250 million in closed loans, with an expected $500 million in transactions by year-end. Money360’s recent loan closings span properties nationwide and provide a variety of borrowers with quick funding to purchase or refinance income-producing properties.

“This is a record-breaking month for our...

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Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, closed more than $45 million in loans in April, the company announced today. This brings the company’s total production to over $250 million in closed loans, with an expected $500 million in transactions by year-end. Money360’s recent loan closings span properties nationwide and provide a variety of borrowers with quick funding to purchase or refinance income-producing properties.

“This is a...

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In April Money360 reported a new commercial loan originations record with loan originations of over $45 million; the month’s originations bring its cumulative loan originations total to over $250 million; it expects to surpass total loan originations of $500 million by the end of the year; the company’s commercial loans in April ranged from $3.48 million to $9.70 million and included bridge loans and permanent loans for commercial properties in the US.

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Money360 closed more than USD45 million in loans in April, a record for a single month, bringing the company’s total production to over USD250 million in closed loans, with an expected USD500 million in transactions by year-end.


Money360’s recent loan closings span properties nationwide and provide a variety of borrowers with quick funding to purchase or refinance income-producing properties.

“This is a record-breaking month for our company,” says Money360...

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Money360, a commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, closed more than $45 million in loans in April, the company announced today. This brings the company’s total production to over $250 million in closed loans, with an expected $500 million in transactions by year-end. Money360’s recent loan closings span properties nationwide and provide a variety of borrowers with quick funding to purchase or refinance income-producing properties.

The more than $45 million...

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LADERA RANCH, Calif. – May 16, 2017 – Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, closed more than $45 million in loans in April, the company announced today. This brings the company’s total production to over $250 million in closed loans, with an expected $500 million in transactions by year-end. Money360’s recent loan closings span properties nationwide and provide a variety of borrowers with quick funding to purchase or refinance...

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Commercial real estate marketplace lender Money360 announced today the more than $45 million in loans it closed in April sets a company record and places it on course to top $500 million in loans by year-end.


“This is a record-breaking month for our company,” Money360 founder and CEO Evan Gentry said. “The volume of deals we’ve experienced in just one month, coupled with our company growth, sets a strong precedent for the rest of 2017, and we’re committed to...

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The immediacy and accessibility of information in today’s digital age makes the internet uniquely suited as a medium for greater transparency.

Companies that do the bulk of their business online are in many ways more accessible than traditional brick-and-mortar establishments, and that’s particularly true when it comes to marketplace lending.

Marketplace lending, also known as peer-to-peer lending, refers to the practice of matching borrowers and investors through...

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Money360 has reported another milestone in the nascent online lending commercial real estate market; the firm has originated $100 million in new commercial real estate loans in the past six months, doubling its total from August 2016; four recent loan closings for a total of $38 million helped the company reach its $200 million milestone; Money360 says it expects to exceed $500 million in loan transactions by the end of 2017.

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Money360 Doubles Loan Portfolio, Exceeds $200 Million Mark

Leading fintech company is on track to hit $500 million in commercial real estate loans by year-end

Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, has doubled its portfolio in record time, having surpassed the $200 million mark this month in closed commercial real estate loans, the company announced today.

It took Money360 more than a year and a half to hit the $100 million mark,...

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Commercial real estate marketplace lending platform Money360 has surpassed $200 million in closed commercial real estate loans, the company announced today.

The milestones are coming faster. After taking more than 18 months to hit the $100 million plateau, Money360 took less than six months to get to $200 million and expects to reach $500 million before 2018.

“This is a time of phenomenal growth for our company,” Money360 founder and CEO Evan Gentry said. “We are...

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Commercial real estate marketplace lending platform Money360, announced on Thursday it has officially doubled its portfolio and surpassed the $200 million mark this month. The lender reported it took more than a year and a half for its platform to hit the $100 million and less than six months to increase to $200 million. It expects to exceed $500 million in transactions by the end of 2017.

While sharing more details about the platform’s milestones, Money360 Founder and...

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Money360 has doubled its portfolio in record time, having surpassed the $200 million mark this month in closed commercial real estate loans, the company announced today.

It took Money360 more than a year and a half to hit the $100 million mark, but less than six months to increase to $200 million, and by year-end, it expects to exceed $500 million in transactions.

The $200 million milestone came on the heels of four recent loan closings totaling nearly $38 million. All...

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LADERA RANCH, CA--(Marketwired - March 16, 2017) - Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, has doubled its portfolio in record time, having surpassed the $200 million mark this month in closed commercial real estate loans, the company announced today.

It took Money360 more than a year and a half to hit the $100 million mark, but less than six months to increase to $200 million, and by year-end, it expects to exceed $500 million in...

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Access to capital is the lifeblood of the commercial real estate industry. It’s what allows a buyer to close an acquisition, enables expansions and renovations of properties and keeps projects afloat when a maturing loan comes due.

In the first six months of this year alone, roughly $65.6 billion in CMBS debt will come due, mostly on office and retail properties, according to Trepp, one of the industry’s leading providers of data and analytics. In February alone, more...

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Ron Suber, President of Prosper often contacts us when there is a new deal closing to report, and we must say, has been a “little busy” lately.

Since January, we’ve reported that he invested in Credible, an online exchange for funding and refinancing student loans. Then we learned just a few weeks back that he had invested with Unison Home Ownership Investors. Just last week, it was announced that Prosper had secured a $5B loan purchase agreement from some major...

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Ron Suber, Prosper Marketplace President and prominent Fintech investor, has taken a stake in Money360 – a fast growing real estate investment marketplace. Suber will also play an active role as a Strategic Advisor to Money360 to help boost platform growth.

Money360 has grown exponentially. The real estate crowdfunding platform has just topped $200 million in closed commercial real estate loans. By the end of the year, Money360 expects to surpass $500 million in real...

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LADERA RANCH, CA--(Marketwired - March 01, 2017) - Industry leader and Prosper Marketplace president Ron Suber has invested in Money360 and will serve as a strategic advisor to the company. Suber will help shape strategy and further accelerate Money360's growth and positioning as the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform.

Suber is a longtime leader in the fintech and financial services industries. Prior to joining Prosper in 2013, he served as...

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SAN DIEGO—There is a lot of uncertainty on the horizon this year. From regulatory changes to rising interest rates, there are a handful of changes that could affect the commercial real estate sector. For marketplace lenders, like Money360, however, rising interest rates aren’t a major concern, especially for bridge loan products. Permanent loans may see more of an impact, but—even with some regulatory easing—leverage constraints from traditional lenders will continue to...

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Should Fintech companies that offer banking-related products be granted special purpose national bank charters? The answer, from the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), is “yes.”

Things are vastly different from when Abraham Lincoln first established the national banking system and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency back in 1863. Today’s financial services industry is diverse and evolving, prompting the OCC to say there’s a need to develop a...

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Commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, Money360, announced on Wednesday it has provided a bridge loan to the owner of a retail center in Jacksonville, Illinois.

According to Money360, the $8.3 million loan is allowing the borrower to pay off a maturing loan on the Lincoln Square Center, a 206,257-square-foot anchored retail property that is currently 82 percent occupied by a combination of 29 national and regional tenants. The center was built in 1964 with...

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LADERA RANCH, CA--(Marketwired - February 01, 2017) - Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, announced today that it has provided a bridge loan to the owner of a retail center in Jacksonville, Illinois.

Money360's $8.3 million loan allowed the borrower to pay off a maturing loan on the Lincoln Square center, a 206,257-square-foot anchored retail property that is currently 82 percent occupied by a...

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Milestones

Money360, a real estate lending platform in Ladera Ranch, reported it closed a record $35.6 million in commercial real estate loans in December. December’s transactions reflect short-term bridge loans for a mix of property types, including retail, office and industrial in California, Florida and Illinois. A total of five properties were financed, including a one-story suburban office building in Irvine; a three-building...

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Money360 is a commercial real estate lending platform focused on large income producing properties.

I first mentioned Money360 on Lend Academy way back in 2010. Back then they made an initial foray into marketplace lending but the timing was not right. Four years later they relaunched the company and have had much more success the second time around.

Our next guest on the Lend Academy Podcast is Evan Gentry, the CEO and founder of Money360, a marketplace lending...

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Lendacademy.com, Peter Renton - December 1, 2010


Yesterday we looked at the two main players in the peer to peer lending industry, Lending Club and Prosper. Today, we will look at some emerging companies that are looking to join these two as a major player. While it is true that no new p2p lending companies opened their doors to investors in 2010,...

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Ken Gaitan has been hired at Money360 in Ladera Ranch as regional director of the company’s Western region. Gaitan brings nearly 30 years of commercial real estate experience to his role and has closed more than $3.5 billion in commercial real estate transactions during his career. Gaitan has served in senior production and management roles for firms such as Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, CBRE and Newmark Grubb Knight Frank.

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At its peak in 2007, the CMBS market was booming, with 23 issuers delivering some $250 billion in funds. In 2015, there were 46 companies issuing just $130 billion.

Projections for the coming year are even more dire, due in part to market volatility and the looming rollout of risk-retention rules that require CMBS issuers to hold on to 5 percent of every new deal or designate a B-piece buyer to assume that risk.

It’s been a rough couple of years for the CMBS market,...

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Commercial real estate marketplace lending platform Money360 announced on Tuesday it has provided a $2,450,000 bridge for a 120-unit low-rise multifamily property in Kansas City, Missouri. This new loan was provided to a commercial property owner to pay off a maturing first mortgage with detailed real estate taxes and to fund recently completed property renovations.

Speaking about the loan, Money360 founder and CEO, Evan Gentry, commented:

“The Money360 team has...

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The top executive discussed the major changes happening in the CRE lending market and shared with CPE his long-term outlook.

Ladera Ranch, Calif.—Tightening regulations and stricter standards imposed by banks have boosted the alternative lending market, creating opportunities for investors seeking to provide bridge loans, for example. Money360, a California-based direct lender founded in 2010, recently exceeded its $100 million mark in closed commercial real estate...

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LADERA RANCH, CA--(Marketwired - October 25, 2016) - Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, announced today that it has provided financing to a commercial property owner to pay off a maturing first mortgage with defaulted real estate taxes and to fund recently completed property renovations.

The $2,450,000 bridge loan is secured by 120-unit, low-rise multifamily property in Kansas City, Missouri.

"The Money360 team has extensive...

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LADERA RANCH, CA--(Marketwired - October 17, 2016) - Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, announced today that it has provided an $800,000 bridge loan for the acquisition of a newly-constructed, single-tenant retail building, located in Raymond, Illinois.

Faced with an impending 1031-exchange deadline, the borrower secured a loan through Money360 and was able to close on time and avoid tax penalties.

"Borrowers looking for...

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Real estate marketplace lending platform Money360 announced on Monday it has provided an $800,000 bridge for the acquisition of a newly-constructed, single-tenant retail building, located in Raymond, Illinois. According to Money360, the borrower has secured a loan through its platform and was able to close before its 1031-exchange deadline. Money360 founder and CEO, Evan Gentry, stated:

“Borrowers looking for assistance in completing 1031-exchanges need certainty of...

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Real estate marketplace lending platform Money360 announced earlier this week it has provided a $6 million permanent loan for the refinancing of a single-tenant industrial building that is located in Bryan, Texas.

Gary BechtelAccording to the lending portal, the new permanent loan will allow the borrower to pay off a higher interest rate loan, and provide approximately $500,000 of cash out that was used to fund capital leasehold improvements that were made as a part of...

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Marketplace Lenders’ Growing CRE Presence Prompts Forewarnings



Marketplace lenders (also known as crowdsourcing or peer-to-peer lenders) comprise a small but growing sliver of the multi-trillion dollar U.S. commercial real estate (CRE) finance industry. But while the sector has a tiny share of the mainstream market, these nonbank lenders that rely on online marketing and underwriting platforms to raise investment funds are beginning to do enough business to...

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LADERA RANCH, CA--(Marketwired - October 10, 2016) - Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, announced today that it has provided financing for the refinancing of a single-tenant industrial building, located in Bryan, Texas.

The $6 million permanent loan allowed the borrower to pay off a higher interest rate loan, and provides approximately $500,000 of cash out that was used to fund capital leasehold improvements that were made as a...

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On Monday, real estate marketplace lending platform Money360 announced it provided a $8.5 million bridge loan for the refinancing of a K-12 charter school located in Spartanburg, South Carolina. According to the platform, the new loan will allow the borrower to pay off a maturing seller-financing loan, which had a higher interest rate, and provide $4.8 million cash out for impending near-term buildout of additional classrooms and facility space for the school.

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Considerable press has been given lately to high-profile real estate acquisitions made by foreign investors, particularly those from China. China Life Insurance Group Co. recently purchased a $1.65 billion Manhattan office tower on Sixth Avenue; Anbang Insurance Group Co. bought Manhattan’s Waldorf-Astoria Hotel for $2 billion; and Chinese real estate giant Greenland Group is midway through the acquisition of a massive, $1 billion mixed-use project in...

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With CD yields shrinking, money market returns frozen and the U.S. Treasury bond dipping recently to an all-time low, many of the traditional fixed-income investment strategies appear to be in a period of lackluster returns. As a result, many investors are looking for new avenues to pursue fixed-income investments that not only produce higher yields, but provide similar levels of security.

This desire has led to significant interest in various types of...

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Money360 recently surpassed the $100 million mark for closed commercial real estate loans. The company, a leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, is experiencing exponential growth due in part to contractions in the CMBS market. Connect Media talked with Money360 founder and CEO Evan Gentry about trends in the industry, and how marketplace lending is filling a void for both borrowers and investors.

Q: Money360 has seen a 100% increase in...

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LADERA RANCH, CA--(Marketwired - August 10, 2016) - Money360, the leading commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, announced today that it has surpassed the $100 million mark in closed commercial real estate loans with the completion of $15.25 million in recently closed loans that reflect the escalating growth of the marketplace lender's portfolio.

Much of the company's recent growth, according to Money360 founder and CEO Evan Gentry, stems from a...

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Money360, a commercial real estate online marketplace lending platform, announced on Thursday it has officially surpassed the $100 million in closed commercial real estate loans with the completion of $15.25 million in recently closed loans.

evan gentryAccording to CEO and founder of Money360, Evan Gentry, much of the company’s most recent growth is caused by the contraction of the commercial mortgage-back securities (CMBS). The company also reported it has seen a 100%...

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Commercial real estate marketplace lender Money360 has reached the $100 million mark in closed commercial real estate loans. Transactions on properties in Arizona, Ohio and Illinois totaling $15.25 million pushed them over the hump.

CEO Evan Gentry credited most of the company’s growth to a contraction in the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) market. The company has seen more than a doubling in the number of applications from borrowers turned down from CMBS...

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PODCAST TRANSCRIPTION SESSION NO. 69: JON BARLOW (Money360 Board Member)

Welcome to the Lend Academy Podcast, Episode No. 69. This is your host, Peter Renton, Founder of Lend Academy.

Peter Renton: Today on the show, we have someone who I would consider one of the true legends of this space. He has been around for many, many years and I’m referring to Jon Barlow, the former CEO of Eaglewood Capital Management, he was also the Founder of that company...

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Currently, the commercial real estate finance industry faces historically high levels of regulatory oversight. The combination of the risk retention rules and higher reserve requirements, which are set to go into effect over the next several months, will increase pressure on the industry. As a result, new barriers to capital availability will be created, limiting traditional lending sources from financing transactions in the same manner as they have in the past.

As the...

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Over the past several months, the peer-to-peer and marketplace lending industries have faced some challenges and criticism. The news media have reported on some of the struggles the industry has faced, especially in the arenas of credit card, student loan and other forms of unsecured debt. While these reports can understandably raise questions about the industry’s ability to perform for investors, they are not reflective of all types of marketplace...

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The Benefits and Risks of Online CRE Lending

Over the past several years, the commercial real estate finance industry has seen increased regulatory oversight. The risk retention rules and increased reserve requirements, which go into effect at the end of 2016, will put even more...

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Inside CRE’s Lending Platforms Industry with Money360
The annual LendIt USA Conference, one of the largest annual online marketplace lending industry gatherings, took place last week in San Francisco and brought together companies from around the globe, with more than 3,500 people in attendance. LendIt devoted...

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LendIt, April 7, 2016


State of the Industry: Commercial Real Estate in Marketplace Lending

[Editor’s note: This is a guest post from John Maute, Board Member at Money360. Money360 is a Gold Sponsor at LendIt USA 2016, which will take place on April 11-12, 2016, in San Francisco. At LendIt, John will be doing a presentation titled: Wall...

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Ladera Ranch, Calif. – April 6, 2016 – Money360, the leading commercial real estate online marketplace lending platform, today announced that several key executives and board members will be highlighted speakers at the LendIt USA Conference at the Marriott Marquis in San Francisco, on Monday, April 11, and Tuesday, April 12. Money360’s speaking roles will be focused on the role of marketplace lending in the commercial real estate finance arena, and the opportunities that...

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Connect Media asked Money360’s Gary Bechtel to share insights from the MBA’s CREF/Multifamily Housing Convention & Expo he attended this week in Orlando. Here’s a few takeaways from the Orange County-based online marketplace lender:

1. What was the buzz you heard at the conference? What were the hot topics or trends discussed?

2016 Will Be A Good Year

The consensus is that 2016 is going to be a good year for commercial real estate. As a whole, 2015 was a record year...

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Lending Times, February 1, 2016


Money360 Commercial Real Estate Platform Facilitates $56 Million In 2015

We review Money360, a commercial real estate platform, that has actually been around since 2010.

Money360 is not a newcomer to the marketplace lending industry. They were first mentioned on Lend Academy in 2010 when...

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Crowdfundinsider.com, January 21, 2016


Brief: Commercial Real Estate Peer-to-Peer Lending Platform Money360 Closes $3.1 Million Palm Desert Loan in 10 Days

Commercial real estate online marketplace lending platform,
Money360,...

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Bankingmyway.com, Brian O'Connell


NEW YORK (BankingMyWay) — Trouble abounds in the U.S. economy, and in the nation’s long-suffering housing sector.

Moody’s Analytics is out with a

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Lending Times, December 21, 2015

Money360 – The Path to Series A

Evan Gentry, when he first launched Money360 in 2010, initially conceived of the first real estate P2P lending platform. The goal was to create a financial technology solution to match borrowers with qualified investors in the commercial real estate loan market.

he regulatory environment at the time...

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Earlier this week, commercial real estate marketplace lending platform, Money360, Inc., announced the appointment of John Maute, co-founder of Helios AMC, and Jon Barlow, founder and former CEO of Eaglewood Capital Management, to its Board of Directors.

Evan Gentry, CEO and founder of Money360, stated:

“We recognize the need to bring a scalable marketplace lending operation to the commercial real estate industry. Our model is based on providing both a state-of-the-art...

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Banklesstimes.com, December 8, 2015


Online commercial real estate marketplace lender Money360
is finishing 2015 in style.

In a release the platform announced the additions of Jonathan Barlow and John Maute to its board of directors.

Mr. Barlow founded Eaglewood Capital...

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Money360 Hires Mortgage Industry Veteran as President

Money360, a marketplace lender that focuses on commercial real estate, has hired mortgage industry veteran Gary Bechtel as its president.

Bechtel will be responsible for expanding Money360’s lending programs, among other duties, the Ladera Ranch, Calif.-based firm said in a Monday press release.

Bechtel worked most recently as chief lending/originations officer at CU Business Partners, the release...

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GlobeSt.com, June 26, 2015


LADERA RANCH, CA—Savvy high-net-worth investors like to be insulated from short-term trends up or down, Money360’s SVP, investor relations, Laura Catalino tells GlobeSt.com. After her recent appointment to her new position at the peer-to-peer commercial real estate lending platform, we spoke...

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Banklesstimes.com, June 15, 2015


Commercial P2P real estate lending platform Money360, aims to increase their level of personal service to clients with the hiring of Laura Catalino as their Senior Vice President of Investor Relations.

Ms. Catalino has two decades of experience in money management and investor relations with private banks,...

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Crowdfundinsider.com, June 9, 2015

Brief: Commercial Real Estate Peer-to-Peer Lending Platform Money360 Closes $3.1 Million Palm Desert Loan in 10 Days
Money360, Inc., an online...

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Crowdfundinsider.com, June 4, 2015


Money360, Inc., a peer-to-peer (P2P) commercial real estate (CRE) lending platform that brings together CRE borrowers and accredited investors, today announced the appointment of Patrick G. Brokaw to Vice President, Operations.

Brokaw brings more than 25 years of...

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Banklesstimes.com, October 17, 2014

A 120-unit apartment block in Kansas City is the source for a $2-million loan covered entirely by a P2P platform1.

Money360 pooled the resources of five accredited investors to complete the loan, on which they hold first trust deed. The three-year loan comes with an interest rate of 11.5%....

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Bloomberg Businessweek News, October 29, 2014


LADERA RANCH, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/29/14 --Money360, Inc. (www.money360.com), the original peer-to-peer (P2P) real estate lending platform, has accomplished another "industry first" by closing the first tranche loan to be originated by a U.S. P2P platform. The $8.75 million commercial real estate loan was funded by a diverse group of...

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RealtyTimes.com, October 7, 2014

Money360, a peer-to-peer (P2P) real estate lending marketplace states their recently relaunched platform is on track to fund $25 million in peer-to-peer real estate loans before the end of the year. The firm has closed a $2 million...

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Crowdfundinsider.com, October 3, 2014


Money360, a peer-to-peer (P2P) real estate lending marketplace, has closed a $2 million commercial real estate loan crowdfunded by accredited investors. This was the third loan closed by Money360 in September. Money360 states their recently relaunched platform is on...

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Crowdfundinsider.com, September 30, 2014


Money360, Inc., the original peer-to-peer (P2P) real estate lending marketplace, announced the relaunching of its online marketplace in a nationwide expansion with $100+ Million available...

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Banklesstimes.com, Todd Aalgaard - December 3, 2012


Money360's June $500-million expansion announcement accurately illustrated why the upstart company has made a name for itself in a hurry.

“The current real estate credit market is broken. Good...

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Communityloan.asia - August 13, 2012


The concept of P2P lending is starting to migrate from personal loans alone into other areas of finance, one of which, is mortgages.

Money360 is the first P2P real estate lending marketplace and aims to replace traditional mortgage...

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There was an interesting column in the New York Times last week called “

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Biggerpockets.com, Chris Martin, Real Estate Investor from Holly Springs, North Carolina - July 10, 2011


Money360, like prosper.com,...

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Activerain.trulia.com, Sengdao Vongruksukdi, Real Estate Agent with Starlight Realty Certified REO & Short Sale Specialist - December 09, 2010


Newport Beach --Money360 has claimed to be the first peer-to-peer (P2P) real-estate lending...

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Reuters.com, December 7, 2010

* Reuters is not responsible for the content in this press release.

LADERA RANCH, CA, Dec 07 (MARKET WIRE) --

Money360, Inc. (www.money360.com) announced today it has become the first peer-to-peer (P2P) real estate lending...

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Wiseclerk.com - December 2, 2010


Money360 offers a first in p2p lending: To my knowledge they are the first live p2p lending service applying the concept to financing real estate loans.

Loan sizes are much bigger than seen before in p2p lending. Minimum loan amount is...

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