Housing.com parent buys FastFox to foray into O2O home rentals

Shweta Sharma

Elara Technologies Pte. Ltd, the owner of property portals Housing.com, Makaan.com and PropTiger.com, announced on Monday that ....

1 April, 2019

Reboot: After a hard landing with Housing.com, this founder is taking off with Kyte

Dearton Thomas Hector

TechCircle presents Founders Reboot, a new fortnightly series in which we profile successful Indian entrepreneurs who have chosen ....

11 October, 2018

Housing.com is integrating VR with touchscreens for 3D tours of properties

Payal Ganguly

Online real estate platform Housing.com has launched a native virtual reality (VR) product which can display projects in 3D. Using ....

10 September, 2018

PropTiger parent gets $35 mn financing for expansion

Payal Ganguly

Singapore-based Elara Technologies Pte. Ltd, which operates Housing.com, PropTiger.com and Makaan.com, has received a loan of ....

20 August, 2018

Keep asking questions and 6 other tips for entrepreneurs courting investors

Dhruv Agarwala

Your bootstrapped startup has developed a great product that has begun to gain traction among customers and has generated buzz ....

6 August, 2018

Snapdeal chief strategy officer Jason Kothari invests in US startup ItsByU

Manu P Toms

Jason Kothari, chief strategy and investment officer at Snapdeal, has made a personal investment in ItsByU, a flower e-commerce ....

15 February, 2018

SoftBank COO Jonathan Bullock quits Snapdeal, Ola boards

Arti Singh

SoftBank Group COO and managing director Jonathan Bullock has resigned from the boards of its two biggest investee companies ....

6 February, 2017

PropTiger, Housing.com seal merger; raise $55 mn from investors

Manu P Toms

Online real estate brokerage PropTiger.com and property listing portal Housing.com will merge in an all-stock deal that quickens ....

10 January, 2017

PropTiger-Housing deal to be signed this week

Team TC

Online property broker PropTiger and SoftBank-funded realty portal Housing.com are in the final leg of talks to ink a merger that ....

9 January, 2017

Housing.com to re-enter rental market in early 2017


With a likley spur in the home rentals business, especially on the back of demonetisation, property portal Housing.com has decided ....

6 December, 2016

How SoftBank's local portfolio firms have fared as chairman Son visits India

Deepti Chaudhary

Not many investors can boast of a portfolio which is more than half full of unicorns. Japanese telecom and Internet conglomerate ....

2 December, 2016

Exclusive: SoftBank pumps in another $5 mn in Housing even as merger talks continue

Manu P Toms

Japanese telecom and internet conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp, a leading investor in several Indian tech startups, has put in ....

22 November, 2016

Exclusive: Why Times Internet wouldn't be raising $100 mn for Magicbricks

Manu P Toms

Times Internet Ltd (TIL), the digital business arm of media conglomerate Bennett Coleman, and Co. Ltd (BCCL) that runs several ....

27 October, 2016

Exclusive: Housing.com ex-COO to start online grocery venture

Priya Prasad

Two former executives at property portal Housing.com are starting an online grocery delivery venture, a segment that was investors' ....

17 October, 2016

Platform for artists Canvs.in gets funding from former Housing.com marketing chief

Priya Prasad

Canvs.in, a community for artists and designers in India, has received an undisclosed amount of angel investment from Pratik ....

27 September, 2016

Housing.com names Vivek Jain tech and product head

Priya Prasad

Realty portal Housing.com, run by Locon Solutions Pvt. Ltd, has appointed Vivek Jain as chief product and technology officer. ....

17 August, 2016

PropTiger acquires AR startup 3DPhy to enhance 3D capability

Binu Paul

Online real estate platform PropTiger has acquired Gurgaon-based augmented reality and 3D visualisation startup 3DPhy for an ....

11 August, 2016

Housing elevates CFO Mani Rangarajan as chief business officer

Priya Prasad

Realty portal Housing.com has elevated chief financial officer Mani Rangarajan as chief business officer. As head of business ....

15 July, 2016

Former Housing.com CFO Ritesh Jain floats online lending startup with two others

Priya Prasad & Bruhadeeswaran R

Ritesh Jain, a former chief financial officer at Housing.com, has quit the real estate portal to launch an online lending platform ....

8 July, 2016

Confident to stand alone, but open to joining forces: Housing's Jason Kothari

Priya Prasad

Amid merger and acquisition talks involving the company, Housing.com CEO Jason Kothari said the company is open to joining forces ....

7 July, 2016

Nikesh Arora resigns from SoftBank

Manu P Toms

SoftBank Group Corp said on Tuesday president and chief operating officer Nikesh Arora has decided to resign from the company, ....

21 June, 2016