Homee, a Tampa, Fla.-based property maintenance platform, completed an $11M Series A financing.
The round was led by Activate Capital Partners with participation from The Home Depot (NYSE: HD), as well as existing investors Florida Funders, FAN Fund, and Bialla Venture Partners and Engage, a venture fund backed by The Home Depot and 10 other corporations.
The company intends to use the funds to launch new markets and expand its vendor network throughout the United States.
Led by co-founder and CEO Doug Schaedler, Homee is an on-demand property maintenance platform that provides homeowners and property managers with instant access to skilled service providers.
Using GPS-enabled smartphone technology, Homee service providers accept new requests under a minute on average and are at the job location for repairs, improvements, or maintenance in an average of 30 minutes or less. Every service provider is background-checked and screened by the company’s operations team and is continually monitored by the app’s provider rating system to ensure ongoing quality service.
Homee’s service is available for any type of property, from homes and condos to offices and restaurants.