Equity Sharing

Additional Capital Contributions

Additional capital contributions consist of improvements to the property that increase its value. Examples could be a new roof, a remodeled kitchen or bath, or an additional room or deck.

Initial Capital Contributions

Initial capital contributions in an equity share agreement are the initial costs of buying the property.

Equity Sharing Example

Karen currently rents a house from Brian. Brian bought the house for $500,000 and owes $100,000 on the mortgage. Karen wants to buy the house but can't fully afford it.

What is Equity Sharing?

Equity sharing is a form of home ownership where two or more investors share equity ownership in a home with some investors occupying the home and the others participate purely for investment purpo