Jon Haahr Haahr: “The platform will reshape what has historically been an inefficient network into a dynamic competitive marketplace.”

SAN DIEGO—Non-traded REITS, Delaware Statutory Trusts and joint ventures held in portfolio by institutional investors are illiquid once owned. Silver Portal Markets aims to solve this problem by creating a web-based Nano exchange platform to offer and trade these assets, founder and senior managing principal of Silver Portal Capital Jon Haahr tells

Haahr’s firm believes that distributed ledger technology is the way of the future—and even that the future is already here—because of its ability to decrease costs of trade reconciliation and settlement by disintermediating the large institutions in the middle. He says Silver Portal Markets can do this with confidence given the immutability characteristic of blockchain. The firm has partnered with Fundamental Interactions, which he says is two years ahead of the rest of the market in the blockchain arena.

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Carrie Rossenfeld

Carrie Rossenfeld is a reporter for the San Diego and Orange County markets on and a contributor to Real Estate Forum. She was a trade-magazine and newsletter editor in New York City before moving to Southern California to become a freelance writer and editor for magazines, books and websites. Rossenfeld has written extensively on topics including commercial real estate, running a medical practice, intellectual-property licensing and giftware. She has edited books about profiting from real estate and has ghostwritten a book about starting a home-based business.

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