15 May, 2016
Source: The Independant, Zimbabwe

Realty Africa, a property crowd-funding platform providing investors with opportunities in all aspects of development in southern Africa, has registered more than 60 signed-up developers, businessdigest has learnt.

The platform went live at the beginning of February, becoming the first entity to offer property crowd-funding in Africa. The three countries involved in the project are Zimbabwe, South Africa and Botswana.

 Crowd-funding is the practice of funding a project or venture by raising monetary contributions from a large number of people, usually through the internet.