Honest Buildings Completes First Financing Round
Honest Buildings, a New York, NY ans Seattle, WA-based real estate network connecting professionals to new business opportunities and information for buildings across the U.S., has completed its first round of financing.
The amount and the terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The round was co-led by RockPort Capital and Mohr Davidow Ventures, with participation from Spring Ventures, Lisa Gansky, Michael Adler, and other angels with experience in the real estate and construction industries.
The company plans to use the funding to continue rolling out its platform in more cities across the country, as well as internationally, and to add new hires to its product development and sales and marketing teams.
Founded in 2011 by CEO Riggs Kubiak, Garrett Kubiak and Cody Roberts, Honest Buildings helps people find and compare information about any commercial or residential building in the U.S., including square footage, building ownership and management, the projects and renovations that have been performed on a building.
The platform also allows owners, managers and tenants to connect with service providers, brokers and vendors.
Released in beta on March 20, 2012, Honest Buildings has launched its platform in New York City, Washington DC, San Francisco, Seattle, Austin, Dallas and Houston, aggregating detailed information for over 600,000 buildings, and engaging thousands of companies from all sectors of the real estate and construction industries.
In conjunction with the financing announcement, the company is also releasing information for more than 37,000 buildings in Portland, OR and the surrounding counties.
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