What SoftBank looks for when it makes real estate tech investments

SoftBank is doling out $100 billion from its Vision Fund, and some of that money is going to real estate tech. Here’s what SoftBank is looking for.

When Compass plays hardball, become an Avenger

Disruptors are invading the real estate industry, but traditional brokerages can fight back.

Opendoor rivals don’t fear Silicon Valley upstart’s $325M round

Opendoor’s competitors are optimistic that the company’s massive $325 million funding round shows confidence and interest in their industry from investors.

PropTiger, housing.com merge to form real estate powerhouse in India

PropTiger and housing.com in India are merging after several years of turmoil at housing.com, and the new entity will become India’s largest online real estate services company, the companies announced Tuesday …

PropTiger and Housing.com merge in India

Two of India’s leading real estate providers announced that they would merge to become the largest online real estate services company in the country. PropTiger and Housing.com will merge, and Dhruv Agarwala, co-founder and CEO of PropTiger, will serve as CEO of the joint entity …

Housing.com fighting to survive

One of India’s leading realty verticals, Housing.com, surprised market watchers last January when it raised $90 million U.S. from Japanese major SoftBank. This was welcome news for a company struggling to stay afloat and on top of an increasingly competitive property market. The company is behind its own revenue projections, and costs are high …