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Thursday, 27 September 2018

North Carolina Firm Turns to Crowdfunding to Expand Self-Storage Portfolio

When it was founded in 2010, 10 Federal of Raleigh, N.C., focused on acquiring apartment properties. But in the last two years it's purchased a number of self-storage properties in the Carolinas. Through the CrowdStreet online platform, it hopes to buy more properties in that sector.

Commercial Real Estate Direct Staff Report

10 Federal, a company formed in 2010 to invest in apartment properties, has turned to crowdfunding to grow its self-storage portfolio in the southeastern United States.

The Raleigh, N.C., company was founded by brothers Brad and Clifton Minsley, who previously worked at Phillips Development & Realty, a Tampa, Fla., multifamily developer. Between 2010 and 2016, 10 Federal purchased a number of apartment properties in North Carolina. It then shifted gears to self-storage because it found rates for apartment properties to be too high and, it felt, it could buy and renovate self-storage facilities at more attractive prices.

In May 2017, 10 Federal began raising equity for a self-storage fund through the CrowdStreet online platform. CrowdStreet, a Portland, Ore., crowdfunding company, was launched in 2014 as a way for accredited investors to invest directly in equity offerings that sponsors post on the website. Accredited investors are defined as those with a net worth of at least $1 million,...


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Data Digest







Top Bookrunners Domestic, Private-Label CMBS - 2017
Investment Bank #Deals Vol$mln MktShr%
Goldman Sachs 17.59 11,819.34 13.68
JPMorgan Securities 14.52 10,968.11 12.70
Citigroup 12.04 10,012.71 11.59
Wells Fargo Securities 14.02 9,936.06 11.50
Deutsche Bank 12.55 9,879.74 11.44




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CMBS 2.0 Spreads


Top CMBS Loan Contributors - 2017
Lender #Loans Vol$mln MktShr%
Goldman Sachs 146.89 11,719.34 13.63
JPMorgan Chase Bank 117.68 10,114.14 11.76
Deutsche Bank 198.48 9,689.97 11.27
Morgan Stanley 166.18 8,539.78 9.93
Citigroup 199.05 8,088.24 9.41





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