Posts Tagged: real estate


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What makes this Indian real estate portal uncommon

With nearly 400,000 listings, CommonFloor is one of the top property portals in India. Co-founder Sumit Jain shares the story of hurdles, pi...

  • August 25, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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Pakistan’s Zameen

Pakistan’s Zameen braces for growing competition from every startup’s nemesis: Rocket Internet

In the online property listings niche, Zameen started early, founded by British-Pakistani entrepreneur brothers Zeeshan Ali Khan and Imran A...

  • June 26, 2014
  • at 12:55 pm
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Meiaoju - New startup joins China's overseas property gold rush, nabs series A funding just weeks after launch

New startup joins China’s overseas property gold rush, nabs series A funding just weeks after launch

Earlier this month, a new site launched in China that helps eager buyers find overseas property. That site, Meiaoju, has already secured RMB...

  • March 24, 2014
  • at 12:26 pm
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As Chinese snap up more overseas property, Juwai grows to 1.5 million active users

As Chinese snap up more overseas property, Juwai grows to 1.5 million active users

When we first looked at Juwai two years ago, we immediately thought, yes, this makes a lot of sense. It’s an online property marketpla...

  • March 14, 2014
  • at 9:29 am
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Rocket Internet’s Lamudi houses 100,000 listings, set to expand further across Asia

Rocket Internet’s real estate marketplace Lamudi made its way to Asia a few months ago. Following this, today it has reported achieving ...

  • February 11, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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Indian property listings site CommonFloor gets $10 million in fresh funds

About six months after Indian property portal CommonFloor raised $7.5 million in funding from Accel Partners and Tiger Global Management, th...

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 1:29 pm
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Property Portal CommonFloor Gets $7.5 Million Funding to Expand Across India

Indian real estate portal CommonFloor has wrapped up its third major funding round, the startup revealed today. The newest injection of capi...

  • July 5, 2013
  • at 5:50 pm
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Property Marketplace UrbanIndo Raises Series A Round From GREE Ventures and IMJ Fenox

Indonesian online real estate marketplace UrbanIndo has concluded a series A financing round led by Japan-based GREE Ventures. IMJ Fenox, a ...

  • June 5, 2013
  • at 7:53 pm
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Australian Property Listings Startup Welcomes Chinese Buyers to the Land of Oz

One of the most remarkable aspects of the economic boom in China has been the overseas property buying spree among some wealthier Chinese ci...

  • February 26, 2013
  • at 4:59 pm
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How one startup raised money on a beach and how you can, too

Zipmatch was one of the startups that got funded through Geeks on a Beach, and CEO John Dang offers advice on how other entrepreneurs can do...

  • August 20, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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India’s CommonFloor gets into new property area with acquisition of student accommodation startup

Indian property listings site CommonFloor got $10 million in fresh funds at the start of this year. Some of that cash has just been put to g...

  • April 22, 2014
  • at 5:46 pm
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China property

Tencent boosts ecommerce business yet again with $180 million stake in property portal

Chinese web giant Tencent has paid US$180 million to take a 15 percent stake in a major real estate portal and ecommerce site in the country...

  • March 21, 2014
  • at 10:20 pm
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Rocket Internet’s real estate classifieds site Lamudi arrives in Indonesia

Lamudi currently has over 2,700 listings on the Indonesian site. It faces stiff competition in the country from PropertyGuru’s Rumah.com a...

  • March 3, 2014
  • at 4:20 pm
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Rocket Internet’s real estate venture Lamudi expands into Pakistan and the Philippines

Following its entry into Myanmar last October, Rocket Internet’s real estate venture has now quietly moved into Pakistan and the Philipp...

  • January 30, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Thai real estate search site HipFlat gets $335,000 in funding, eyes Southeast Asia

Thailand-based online real estate search startup HipFlat has successfully raised $335,000 from various international investors including Sin...

  • December 23, 2013
  • at 12:00 am
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SuiShouFang, a sort of Evernote for Realtors

This Chinese App Aims to Be Evernote for Realtors

Evernote is great for many things, but for specialist uses that involve lots of photos and categorization it would just be a pain. That̵...

  • July 2, 2013
  • at 12:55 pm
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Batdongsan: Vietnam’s Number One Real Estate Listings Website

The real estate market in Vietnam is a bubble. It’s long been known to be among the top 20 most expensive real estate markets in the world...

  • April 10, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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TuJia Gets Series B Funding For its Vacation Home Rentals Service, HomeAway Again Joins In

After attracting its first major financing in May of last year, the Chinese vacation home rentals startup TuJia has announced today that it ...

  • February 17, 2013
  • at 12:30 am
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