Bengaluru-based property discovery platform HousingMan, has raised $1.5 million (Rs 10.3 crore) in seed funding from a clutch of undisclosed angel investors, a company statement said.
The company will use the funds to scale its presence to key cities in the country, the statement added.
HousingMan has properties listed in 14 cities including Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad and Pune. It plans to include eight more in the next year.
We have developed tools that take into account the accurate preferences of buyers and to then recommend properties, resulting in making the decision making cycle shorter and quicker, said Rajendran R, co-founder and chief technology officer of HousingMan.
Run by Invictus Realty Pvt. Ltd, the startup was launched in September 2015 by Bhavadeep Reddy and Rajendran R. The companys proprietary tools assist agents in a multitude of tasks including lead generation, property suggestions or recommendations, lead conversions and real-time bidding. These tools help agents shortlist properties based on buyers preferences, allowing them to make the relevant recommendations.