RealConnex, an Aventura, FL- and New York, NY-based real estate deal-making platform, closed $3.5m Series A funding.
The round was led by Star Capital, which is also creating the RealConnex Opportunity 1 Fund, a $100 million opportunistic fund to finance projects listed on the RealConnex platform.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate the domestic rollout, drive the global expansion and hire new people.
Led by CEO Roy Abrams, RealConnex provides an online platform that connects investors, lenders, developers, advisors and other service providers to capital, services, opportunities and each other.
Key features of the platform include:
The ability to instantly connect users with capital, projects, products and services based on pre-defined search parameters
An integrated CRM tool that enables users to connect, follow and communicate with other industry professionals through custom networks built around shared interests
Secure verification procedure
Professional networking and collaboration tools.