Welcome Homes, a New York-based online home building, customization and purchasing platform, raised $5.35M in seed financing.
The round was led by Global Founders Capital with participation from 8VC, Adapt Ventures, Elefund, V1 VC, Kokopelli Capital, One Way Ventures, Founders First Capital Partners, AAVCF3, Arkin Holdings, Josh Buckley, Foundamental, Soma Capital, Gaingels, Fission Ventures and Tuesday Capital. Angels involved in the round include Jon Lonsdale, Qasar Younis and Lior Prosor.
The company will use the capital infusion to expand into new markets, while also bolstering its product, sales and marketing initiatives to streamline the home-buying and customization process.
Led by CEO and Founder Alec Hartman, Welcome Homes is an online only residential real estate platform that enables users to buy and move into a brand-new, modern home within six months by completely streamlining the entire process from land selection to customization to financing and construction. Currently available in the Tri-State area, including Westchester County, NY, Greenwich, CT, and Bergen and Morris Counties, NJ. Welcome Homes plan to soon be in areas around the U.S.