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PeerStreet Named a Finalist in Top Real Estate Platform Category in the Second Annual LendIt Fintech Industry Awards Competition


, the world's leading event in financial services innovation,
recently announced that they have selected PeerStreet as a finalist in
the Top Real Estate Platform category for the LendIt Fintech Industry
Awards. This category recognizes companies that demonstrate a
combination of performance, volume, growth, product diversity and
responsiveness to stakeholders. Last year, PeerStreet won the Emerging
Real Estate Platform award after being chosen as a finalist alongside
several other industry leading companies.

This recognition follows a year of tremendous growth for the company,
which has surpassed over $750 million in loans funded, with zero losses
to investors to date. PeerStreet was selected as a finalist out of
hundreds of applicants worldwide and by more than 30 respected fintech
industry experts who judged finalists representing innovation, emerging
talent and top performers. PeerStreet is up for top honors within its
award category. A winner will be announced at the LendIt Fintech
Industry Awards Show and Dinner on April 10 at the LendIt Fintech
conference in San Francisco. The prestigious awards ceremony will bring
together 500 fintech influencers, entrepreneurs and thought leaders to
honor the outstanding achievements in financial services innovation.

"Given the field of worthy innovators in this space, we are thrilled to
be chosen as a finalist for this category, which is reflective of
PeerStreet's highly successful growth trajectory," said Brett Crosby,
COO and Co-Founder of PeerStreet. "Our entire team has displayed
incredible resolve in achieving impressive production milestones and
we've further invested in building technology to continually streamline
the high quality underwriting process our investors have come to expect."

"This year's finalists are the most innovative companies disrupting the
future of finance in order to improve the quality of daily life," said
Peter Renton, co-founder and co-chairman, LendIt Fintech. "We were yet
again impressed by the number of high-caliber nominees and look forward
to celebrating these companies that have made impressive contributions
to the fintech industry."

Last year, PeerStreet successfully integrated with three prominent
personal finance platforms including WealthFront, Betterment and
Personal Capital. PeerStreet continues to innovate new investment
products including a product for investors seeking short term liquidity.

For more information about PeerStreet, visit
To view all LendIt Fintech Industry Award finalists, visit

About PeerStreet

PeerStreet is an award-winning, Andreessen Horowitz-backed platform
focused on democratizing access to real estate debt. The company strives
to provide investments in quality, short term, real estate backed loans.
PeerStreet's unique marketplace allows investors to diversify their
capital in an asset class that has been traditionally difficult to
access. Loans are sourced and curated from vetted private lenders
throughout the United States who have local real estate expertise and
borrower relationships. The model allows for more borrowers to access
capital and improve their local communities, one house at a time.

The company is led by former real estate attorney Brew Johnson, former
Google executive Brett Crosby and Y Combinator alumnus Alex Perelman.

About LendIt Fintech

LendIt Fintech is a recognized global internet finance industry leader,
founded in New York in 2013. Its aim is to gather industry elites to
discuss and explore latest trends in the development of international
financial technology. LendIt Fintech has become the largest event in
financial services innovation as it hosts three annual conferences, LendIt
Fintech USA
, LendIt
Fintech Europe
, and Lang
Di Fintech
, and dozens of complementary online and in-person
industry events. LendIt Fintech also owns and operates one of the
world's leading industry educational channels, Lend Academy.

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