PeerStreet

PeerStreet is a platform for investing in real estate backed loans. The platform allows investors to easily invest in real estate loans that were historically difficult to access.

Founded 2014
51-200 employees
  • Real Estate & Property Management
  • Headquarters address
    2121 Park Pl Ste 250
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    PeerStreet is a first-of-its-kind online platform for investing in real estate debt. The platform represents a two-sided marketplace that, on one side, provides hassle-free access to an asset class that was previously inaccessible to individual investors: short-term, real estate backed loans. On the other side of the marketplace, PeerStreet connects a vetted network of private lenders with diverse sources of capital to help fuel their growth and bring lending back to their local communities. The company’s vision is to align the interests of this ecosystem—from lenders and investors to borrowers and the local communities they represent.

    PeerStreet was founded to help solve many of the problems in the mortgage finance space that led up to the global economic collapse in 2008, and level the playing field between Wall Street and Main Street. PeerStreet is led by former real estate attorney Brew Johnson, former Google executive Brett Crosby, and Y Combinator alumnus Alex Perelman. Backed by noted venture capital firms including Andreessen Horowitz, PeerStreet was founded in 2013 and has had over $2 billion transacted through the platform as of March 2019.

    Tech stack

    Ruby 2, Rails 4.2, Vue.js, Postgres, Heroku, AWS, Rspec, Redis, Github, CircleCI

    Benefits

    Compensation and retirement

    We offer equity to all regular, full-time employees. Every role at PeerStreet is vital to our success, and we want you to feel a sense of ownership and pride in your work. With our 401k plan powered by Guideline, you can more easily save for your future as well.
    Stock Options
    401k

    Health and wellness

    We offer Anthem Blue Cross plans: HMO, Low PPO, and High PPO. For the HMO and Low PPO plans, PeerStreet covers 100% of the costs, and 50% of the costs for dependents. For the High PPO plan, employees contribute a flat-rate $50 per pay period for themselves, and 50% of the costs for dependents.
    Health insurance
    Dental insurance
    Vision insurance
    Life insurance
    Disability insurance
    Fitness reimbursement

    Vacation and time off

    We understand the value of a work-life balance, and offer unlimited PTO so you can achieve both your career and your personal goals.
    Unlimited time off
    Paid holidays
    Maternity benefits
    Paternity benefits

    Personal development

    PeerStreet offers regular Tech Talks series featuring industry- renowned speakers.
    Conferences reimbursement

    Values and quality of life

    We take company culture seriously. Employee favorites include PeerStreet Olympics, weekly company-wide meetings to foster continuous transparency and goal-setting, and more. We’re a group who enjoys each other in and out of the office.
    Diversity program
    Accessible via public transportation
    Bike parking
    Snacks and beverages
    Catered lunches
    Catered dinners
    Company activities
    Games and recreation
    Employee discount programs
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