Arrived vs HoneyBricks Comparison

Assess their risks, liquidity, returns, and timeframes

Invest in rental homes and vacation rentals

Invest in multifamily real estate


Investments
$100

Arrived allows for a minimum investment of $100 USD per property.

Investments
$5,000

The minimum investment amount on HoneyBricks typically starts at $5,000, although some specific projects may require higher minimums.


Moderate Risk
3/5

Investing in Arrived carries risks including market fluctuations, economic factors, and property-specific issues. There's also the potential for loss, and investments are generally illiquid, meaning they can't be easily sold or exchanged for cash quickly.

Moderate Risk
3/5

Investing in HoneyBricks involves various risks inherent to real estate and investment platforms, including market volatility, liquidity challenges, regulatory changes, operational uncertainties, economic fluctuations, and technology-related vulnerabilities.


Minimum Liquidity
1/5

Arrived is designed for long-term investments with limited liquidity options. The Single Family Residential Fund offers share redemption after six months with restrictions. For individual properties, shares are held until the property is sold, typically after 5-7 or 5-15 years. A secondary market for shares is being considered but is not currently available.

Moderate Liquidity
2/5

HoneyBricks offers a Secondary Market for liquidity, allowing investors to buy and sell assets after a 12-month hold via SPVs and blockchain technology.

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Low Return
5.5-15 %

Arrived investors may earn returns through monthly rental income dividends and property value appreciation upon sale, with historical annual return estimates ranging from 5.5% to 15%, depending on the property type and use of leverage.

High Return
15 %

HoneyBricks targets over 15% annual returns and aims for a cash-on-cash return of over 5% from its real estate investments. These returns are projections based on conservative reviews and are derived from property appreciation and reliable cash flows from high-occupancy assets.


Long-term Investment
5-15 years

Arrived targets a 5-7 year hold period for Single-Family Residentials and a 5-15 year hold period for Vacation Rentals, emphasizing a long-term investment horizon.

Long-term Investment
1-5 years

The investment time horizon on HoneyBricks is inherently long-term, with the expectation that investors may hold their investments for several years to fully realize the potential appreciation and sustained cash flows from multifamily real estate assets. While a secondary market exists to provide liquidity after a 12-month holding period, immediate or short-term exit opportunities may be limited.


Who can invest
United States

U.S. citizens or residents who are at least 18 years old can invest with Arrived, and accreditation as an investor is not necessary.

Who can invest
International

HoneyBricks is available to accredited US investors and to non-US investors without accreditation requirements.


Moderate Volatility
3/5

Real estate assets on Arrived can be subject to market volatility influenced by economic shifts, interest rates, and local market conditions.

Moderate Volatility
3/5

The assets on HoneyBricks, like any real estate investments, are subject to market volatility influenced by economic conditions, interest rates, and local market trends. These fluctuations can impact property valuations, posing risks particularly for those seeking short-term gains.


Regulation and audits
SEC Regulated

Arrived's offerings are regulated by the SEC, requiring compliance with securities laws and provision of detailed offering circulars to investors. Audits and financial reviews are conducted for transparency.

Regulation and audits
SEC Regulated

HoneyBricks adheres to regulations set by the SEC and undergoes necessary audits to ensure transparency and investor protection. Its investment offerings require SEC filings and provide detailed offering circulars to investors.


Insurance
Yes

Arrived properties are insured against physical damage or loss, but insurance may not cover all risks and does not protect against market volatility, economic downturns, or other investment-related losses.

Insurance
Yes

HoneyBricks ensures its properties are insured against physical damages and losses, offering a layer of protection for investments. However, this insurance does not cover market volatility, economic downturns, or fraudulent activities that might affect property values. Additionally, coverage limits may not fully reflect current market valuations.


Payouts
Dividends

Arrived pays out dividends monthly, with single-family residential properties historically averaging 45 days to lease and vacation rentals taking 3-6 months to start generating income. The first dividend payment for the Single Family Residential Fund is scheduled for February 25th for investments made by December 31st, and it may take up to 60 days to receive the first dividend after investing. Subsequent dividends are paid monthly, near the end of the month.

Payouts
Dividends

HoneyBricks investors receive dividends from the net rental income of properties after expenses and reserves. These regular cash distributions aim to provide a predictable passive income stream from high-occupancy multifamily real estate investments. The exact amount of dividends may vary with the performance of the assets.


Extra Fees
Yes

For long-term rentals, Arrived charges an 8% management fee on gross rental income. Vacation rentals incur a 15-25% management fee. Additional fees include a one-time sourcing fee (3.5% for long-term, 5% for vacation rentals), and a quarterly Asset Management Fee (0.25% for the fund, 0.15% for long-term rentals). Other costs may apply for closing, renovation, and operating expenses.

Extra Fees
No

HoneyBricks charges no fees for initial investments or for transfers on the Secondary Market. Investors may only incur blockchain network fees for transactions executed on the platform.


Taxes
Tax Form

Arrived sends investors a 1099-DIV form by the end of January for tax reporting, and state taxes are based on the investor's state of residence, not the property's location. Vacation rentals are taxed similarly but do not qualify as a REIT.

Taxes
Tax Form

HoneyBricks offers tax-advantaged investing and provides necessary tax documentation to support investors in reporting their investment income.

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