FAQs

Is Obie really free?

Yes, Obie is 100% free. No tricks or gimmicks—the platform is free for you to use.


How can you offer Obie for free?

We use the information you have contained within offering materials and asset amnagement tools to help owners find insurance and financing products for their assets. Obie also has partnerships with vendors that can serve supplimentary products to owners that may request it.


If I request a quote from obie will I get a ton of unwanted phone calls from multiple lenders or insurance carriers?

No. Only a single lender or broker who is specifically affilited with obie and is licensed to work in your area will receive your contact information. But unlike other sites, your information will not be shared with multiple lenders or carriers.


Why should I use obie to find financing and insurance?

Most investor owners find a lender or insurance broker based on a recommendation from a colligue or real estate broker, but that won’t guarantee you’ll get the best rate or the best service. On obie we’ve created a insurance and lending solution that encourages transparency on all levels.


Is my information secure?

We are committed to keeping your information safe and secure. We use the same encryption and security used by major banking institutions. And we never resell your information.


Why should I use Obie?

Obie will drastically reduce the amount of time it takes to market, communicate, analyze, and close a deal.


How is the information stored on Obie protected?

We’ve taken every step to ensure that you’re information and privacy is protected. Obie has RSA 512-bit encryption and operates on SAS 70 Type II certified servers. We’re as secure as the major banks and will continue to update our protection measures as they become available.


What can a broker do with Obie?

Brokers can build marketing materials, list properties to their public or private Obie marketplace, update rent roll, financials, and documents, view listing engagement analytics, and much more—all in real time.


What can an investor do with Obie?

Investors can view property teasers, receive offering memorandums instantly to their private dashboard upon execution of an electronic confidentiality agreement, and underwrite the properties on Obie’s integrated financial modeling tool.


What asset classes does Obie cover?

Currently Obie will launch with the ability to market and underwrite Office, Industrial, Retail, and Multifamily with Hospitality and Public Storage coming soon.


More FAQs and answers to come as we approach our public launch!