This article showcases our top picks for the best Ohio based Real Estate Investment companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Real Estate Investment industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Ohio Real Estate Investment Companies
dotloop is the largest network in real estate, where more than 900,000 professionals come together to get work done. dotloop enables agents, brokers and other professionals to complete an entire real estate transaction from start to close, via a workspace called a ‘loop,’ which brings people, documents and tasks into one online experience.
dotloop allows brokers to run a better business, by increasing visibility, retaining top talent and reducing operating costs. Agents use dotloop to provide a better experience to their clients and close more deals..
A subscription online platform that makes it 10x easier for investor groups to collaborate, formalize, bank, pool capital, and buy private investments together. Common financial goals include Single-Family Rental real estate and Vacation Homes.
The team is based in Columbus, OH, and led by seasoned entrepreneurs with deep expertise in marketplaces and payments. Travis Smith (Enterprise Payments @ Jack Henry), Zach Bowers, (FuelDrop, Founder), Josh Wilson, Larry Scott (ScriptDrop Founder), Kerry Dixon, Ph.D.
(OSU, Professor), and Pete Kight (CheckFree, Founder/CEO $4.5B exit to Fiserv). .
VineBrook Homes is an internally managed real estate company specializing in acquiring, renovating and leasing single family homes. Unlike other providers, VineBrook takes a different approach in the growing Single Family Rental Home industry, focusing on affordability and value for their residents.
Since their commencement in 2007, they have quickly become one of the largest providers of quality homes with a variety of housing options offered. Their highly trained and experienced staff is dedicated to providing the best experience to their current and future residents, while demonstrating a commitment to being a good citizen in their communities.
Their core values of hard work, integrity, communication and execution have helped build a recognized brand known for quality and long-term resident satisfaction.. .
Vairt.com is a real estate token exchange and blockchain powered investment platform. The platform and underlying technology allow a vibrant ecosystem of investors, property manager and developers to participate in mutually beneficial transactions.
Current real estate investment requires buying entire properties or shares in a REIT. The former is capital intense and doesn’t allow easy liquidy for fractional owners and the latter is fund versus property specific.
Vairt users will be able to purchase or sell fractional ownership in properties using blockchain. Investing is done with a digital wallet and user wallets begin to accrue rental income from day one of their investment given Vairt is property-specific.
Vairt earns commissions on property sales, management contracts and token redemptions.. .
Devonshire REIT, Inc. is a ground breaking private commercial real estate investment company, purpose-built for community bank trusts, that delivers exceptional performance by aligning the interests of investors, fiduciaries and management.
The Company owns, operates and develops high value, high cash flow properties in non-major markets throughout the Great Lakes, Midwest and Southeastern regions of the US – specializing in Grocery-Anchored and Value-Oriented Neighborhood Shopping Centers, and Triple-Net Single Tenant properties that offer value-add opportunities. The company’s management team averages 25 years commercial real estate experience per person and has bought, sold or developed $2.2 billion in combined properties.
This experience has been key in growing Devonshire from only $6 million in assets to over $220 million in total assets and 3 million square feet under manageme. .
Smartland is one of Cleveland’s largest real estate investment firms and a provider of customized services to clients from various walks of life – from young professionals to seasoned entrepreneurs, people in academia, and retirees. For the last several years, our team has combined financial savvy with topological sophistication to help clients identify and invest in properties with a strong growth potential.
Let us show you how to diversify your assets, use real estate as a conduit for long-term retirement planning, and grow your portfolio over time.. .
CASTO is a real estate firm specializing in property management, acquisition, and development services. The firm utilizes its core competencies, market strengths, and competitive advantages in ways that produce substantial returns, both financial and non-financial, for their clients, investors, partners, and the communities.
They apply a full range of its real estate services to every project, whether it’s their own projects or a project for clients seeking a third-party source for their real estate needs. CASTO was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, and serves a variety of clients from its five offices in Ohio, Florida, and North Carolina..
Tokenism is a marketplace (platform for creating and trading Fractionalized real estate) for Real Estate backed security tokens. The first of its kind platform is set to have all appropriate regulatory approvals and launch the beta version in Q2 of 2020.
The company is utilizing Blockchain & AI to back its platform. Tokenism provides its clients with a complete set of diligence documents & a summary of the properties historic performance.
It enables its investors to gain liquidity in an extremely ill liquid market & treat their real estate investments more like stock portfolios, focusing on asset allocation, rather than independently researching & evaluating various commercial real estate opportunities and investing portion of wealth in a single asset while reaping the benefits of direct investment and liquidity through a marketplace for initial offerings & secondary trades of all tokens created on the platform. .
NexGen Invest is a group of real estate professionals from diverse, exhibiting a track record of handling over a billion dollars of loan transactions. NexGenInvest company has earned widespread recognition and professional acclaim in the sectors of construction, renovation, portfolio management, and the acquisition and disposal of distressed real estate assets.
NexGenInvest has delivered more than 100 new homes throughout the United States and has renovated over 500 projects totalling over $100m. The company has delivered commercial projects both on home soil and throughout Latin America, boasting the highest sales figures for single-family property in one of the most affluent areas of the US.
With extensive financial and construction experience, NexGenInvest executes projects in a timely, professional manner. NexGenInvest leverages its all-encompassing knowledge of property development to drive results, winning multiple awards for their home improvement solutions, including achieving 16 awards in the luxury homes market.
Be the Best – NexGen Invest. .
Northwest Title Family of Companies
Northwest Title is a real estate firm that provides commercial and residential title and settlement service. It is a family-owned and operated title and settlement services company that has been serving the title industry since 1967.
As an independent agent for five national title insurance underwriters, they have the strength to offer flexibility and solutions for even the most complex real estate transactions. Northwest Title continues to grow and lead in the commercial and residential real estate market.It’s been serving the Central Ohio area for over 50 years.
It is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. .
Viking Partners is an investment management firm that primarily invests in value-add and core-plus real estate in all asset classes. Since Viking’s founding, they have acquired under performing assets and enhance their value with the implementation of targeted property-level strategies.
The firm was established in 2008 and has been operating in Cincinnati, Ohio.. .
Streak Investments is an investment and management company that offers investment and management services to private investors. The company is designed to create value for investors by bringing private investors closer to quality commercial real estate and other investments.
It also focuses on sourcing, acquiring, and managing commercial real estate and other investment opportunities. They currently and continually evaluating premium investment opportunities that deliver attractive returns to its select group of preferred private investors..
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