This is where the major disruptions will keep coming from in the next decade or two.
The beauty of crowd-funding (& crowdsourcing) is that with fractional ownership, comes the diversification. The investors can therefore invest in high-risk/high-return investment properties with a fraction of the traditional cost, the ones they wouldn’t have felt comfortable investing with.
Following are some examples in crowd funding:
Lending without collateral: http://lendingclub.com
Investing in real estate : http://realtymogul.com (Other real estate)
Other crowd funding platform database.
Fractional ownership ideas:
Cars : http://www.zipcar.com/
Not just the expensive ones, look at the following
Bikes : http://citibikenyc.com/
Will Condo Hotels succeed where fraction ownership condos fail?
Will this one succeed? ownmutually.com