Homebell, a Berlin, Germany-based online platform to book renovation works, closed an $11m financing round.
The round was led by SevenVentures, the venture arm of ProSiebenSat.1 Group, with participation from Axa Deutschland, Helvetia Venture Fund, Kompass Digital, Lakestar, Global Founders Capital and Index Ventures.
The company will use the funds to continue to expand its market leadership in Germany and the Netherlands and develop a new planning tool.
Founded in October 2015 by Felix Swoboda and Sascha Weiler, Homebell is an online platform for users to to book renovation works from craftsmen.
The company takes care of the client’s order planning, the selection of professional craftsmen and the entire order execution. With a specially created online planning tool, customers can get a fix quote for their renovation within minutes, without having to measure out a craftsman on site.
Customers and trade partners benefit from a contact person who takes care of everything from acquisition to invoicing.