Openland, a San Francisco, CA-based professional messenger for the real estate industry, raised $2.25M in new funding.
Backers included a group of 30 investors, including:
– Gagarin Capital,
– Sinai Ventures,
– Soma Capital,
– Liquid 2 Ventures,
– Peak State Venture Partner,
– Rainfall Ventures, and
– Y Combinator.
The company will use the funds to expand operations and product development efforts and its business reach.
Led by CEO and co-founder Yury Lifshits and CTO and co-founder Steve Korshakov, Openland provides a professional messenger designed to streamline communication between owners, builders, investors, lenders, tenants, brokers and local officials.
The key features of Openland are:
– listings, and
– cross-organizational chats.
Users join channels based on their interests and role in the industry, post offerings/needs to channels, and message each other directly to qualify opportunities and work on transactions.