Kenny Slaught – Pushing Forward Real Estate And California’s JOBS Act

With only a few years in the market, crowdfunding has quicky grown over 150 startups nationwide, specializing in real estate. Today, approximately 7% of the U.S population is an accredited investor. In a dense setting like Southern California, this number is 20%. Software platforms, such as CrowdEngine, RealtyShares, CrowdForce, among others, make it possible to… Read More…

Kenny Slaught And The 2012 JOBS Act

New intuitive software and mobile applications, Kenny Slaught explains, give investors and builders a greater selection of lending and borrowing opportunities across a variety of real estate asset classes and geographies. California’s crowdfunding or peer-to-peer lending campaigns rose after the adoption of the Jumpstart Our Business Startup (JOBS) Act in 2012, which greatly democratized the… Read More…

Kenny Slaught California Investor And Philanthropist Celebrates California Architecture

Some of the most well-known Santa Barbara architecture features include, the nearly ancient Hotel Virginia, El Pueblo Viejo district in historic downtown and the two pink towers of the Old Mission, where retreats and festivals take place. The brightly colored tiles of the County Courthouse houses brilliant displays of murals and other striking attributes. Nearby… Read More…

Kenny Slaught And Architecture Of Coastal California

Maintaining its natural charm, city planners enacted development controls to prevent demolition of Spanish Colonial architecture in 1925. The community was the first in the country to really think about the importance of historic buildings. Regulations were put in place and guidelines were designed to keep unique structures and park areas, and in 1960 Santa… Read More…

Kenny Slaught – Appreciates Continued Success Of Hoover Dam

The structure was crafted during the American Great Depression period, between 1931 and 1936, costing the government $49 million dollars. The dam was initially named Boulder Dam, but was later switched to Hoover Dam in honor of the then-President Herbert Hoover, who made significant contributions to the construction of this prodigious project. With 221 meters… Read More…

Central Santa Barbara Exemplifies The Emergence Of Its Architectural Style – Kenny Slaught

Central Santa Barbara presents an opportunity for curious minds to appreciate how the architecture at that time was conceived. The design of buildings, and details indicating the relation each building had with the historical aesthetics of those times is also useful when learning the Hispanic architecture. For instance, a roof design has a colonial design… Read More…

Kenny Slaught On The Development Of The Spanish Colonial Revival Architecture

The Spanish Colonial Revival architecture, a United States architectural movement was initiated in the early 20th century. The movement included designing some cities that were key Spanish colonies, which then became American cities, using the Spanish architectural style. A large portion of this architectural style can be seen in California. Post an earthquake that occurred… Read More…

Kenny Slaught Supports Hospice Programming Via Blog Post

Renowned philanthropist, business leader and real estate investor, Kenny Slaught has dedicated himself to helping less fortunate citizens and organizations in his community. In keeping with his long-time philosophy as a leading charitable activist, he advocates for the Hospice of Santa Barbara and one of its many outreach-centered initiatives -counseling and support services. As he… Read More…