This article showcases Startup Pill’s top picks for the best Real Estate startups. These startups are taking a variety of approaches to innovating inside of the Real Estate industry and around the world. They are all exceptional startups well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
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Top Real Estate Startups
Landing develops a membership-based network of fully-finished urban apartment homes. It offers a flexible living experience to its members through the company’s membership grants that give access to studios, one, and two-bedroom fully finished apartments with flexible leases, and streamlined, custom, all-inclusive amenities that allow for living easy and moving freely.
In 2019, Bill Smith established Landing in San Francisco, California.. .
Casai is a startup in Latin America, merging smart home technology, and premium accommodation to innovate the hospitality industry. It is a real estate platform for fully-furnished premium apartments in Mexico City and is a hospitality concept designed for the nomadic generation.
Casai curates beautiful apartments that merge the design and comforts of a boutique hotel with the technology of a San Francisco home and the local ambiance of a vacation rental.. .
Habi is a technology-driven real estate company that helps middle-class customers buy and sell their homes more quickly and efficiently, without the uncertainty of traditional real estate transactions. Using its proprietary pricing algorithm and scalable processes.
It was founded in 2019 and headquartered in Bogotá, Distrito Especial.. .
Flat.mx is a property tech startup that that simplifies the process of buying or selling a home, with a deep layer of technology and data. With Flat.mx, sellers can sell their homes for a fair price in a matter of days, and move-in to a new apartment effortlessly.
For buyers, Flat.mxassures the conditions of the property, a fair purchase price, and a seamless buying experience. Bernardo Cordero and Victor Noguera founded it in 2019 and is headquartered in Mexico City, Distrito Federal..
UpEquity is a tech-enabled mortgage platform creating a better way to buy a home. We’ve reinvented the mortgage process to shift the economics in favor of the borrower, while making the entire home buying experience easier, faster, and more streamlined.
UpEquity was founded in 2019 by Tim Herman and Louis Wilson while they were attending Harvard Business School and later graduated from Y Combinator’s Summer 2019 accelerator program.. .
PocketList is a rental platform that shows exclusive info about places to rent months before they go on the market. It connects landlords to renters the day their prior tenant gives them notice, allowing them to front-load finding a new tenant and driving their vacancy rate down to ZERO.
The company was founded in 2019 and is headquartered in Marina Del Rey, California.. .
Eano Home Renovation
Eanovation provides an easy and affordable renovation solution for everyone. We are a construction/tech company that provides end-to-end services, which includes: permit, design, material selection, and construction services.
We partner to experts in each pillar to provide the full experience that traditional company provides, adding technology to make the experience better and more efficient. Given the housing shortage in the bay area, we have already received +300 inquiries and finished 25 projects in the first 4 months of bootstrapping..
Stuf is a self-storage startup that converts unused spaces, making it accessible for their users. The company brings modern storage solutions closer to consumers while delivering an elevated, tech-enabled member experience.
The company was founded in 2020 by Katharine Lau and Adam Demuyakor.. .
Plunk is a new mobile app that helps homeowners confidently build wealth through homeownership. A number of successful mobile apps have emerged to help consumers understand, better manage, invest and grow their personal finances.
Plunk will do the same for growing home equity.. .
The Office Exchange
The Office Exchange Inc. is a simple marketplace in which clients on both ends of the commercial real estate market are able to meet their space needs in a one-stop shop via our robust platform.
This affords host or commercial real estate groups the ability and flexibility to securely list their vacant spaces in the short- long term for rent: closing the gap on fluctuating and increasing vacancy rates. This also gives tenants the flexibility the market is looking for previously not afforded.
While co-working is an option, we are primarily focused on meeting individual companies or tenants needs that require flexibility. Whether it be seasonal high throughput firms in finance and account , tackling the tech migration or what the future holds for hybrid remote working models post 2020 we’re looking to close that gap We envision a world in which our platform is a one stop shop for solutions to hybrid working models, flexible office space solutions, future remote working solutions and a true on demand marketplace for all your business needs transforming the ways we work..
Befundo is a multifunctional app where online platforms for property, marketplace, jobs, companies, and news come together on one website. It is a spoonerism and stands for ‘Be Found’, offering internet components via a single website, makes Befundo a lifestyle website that earns daily visits.
Through its multi-platform, Befundo attracts thousands of visitors daily who are looking for items. It ensures that news items, company, product and services, job vacancies or properties for sale, rent, and holidays will be found by the right audience..
Rentroom is a venture backed software startup developing property management tools for the modern era. Rentroom provides property owners with powerful data and management dashboards to succeed, while streamlining tenant processes through leveraging familiar payment systems, maintenance solutions, and exclusive deals.
Rentroom most recently had a seed funding round.. .
iBuyer with a Latin American focus, currently operating in Chile. Buydepa is not a real estate company, but a service provider to the industry.
Buydepa provides liquidity to the residential real estate market using AI to instantly value properties and providing a lean process to reduce the selling cycle in more than 7 months. The company provides cash purchases, raising funds from Chilean Capital Markets, and specialize in surety bond solutions to reduce the process in every step..
Viya provides fully-furnished room rentals for young professionals. It strives to build a unique community through events, exclusive deals or spaces and value add services that solve for the complicated lives of co-livers.
The company was co-founded in 2019 by Eugenio Villarreal and Francisco Puente.. .
Norban is a tech enabled real estate company. The company has created a new and better way to buy and sell homes.
It enables all homeowners to digitally join their own marketplace, Pre-Market™, and sell if they get the right offer from the right buyer. All transactions are facilitated by Norban’s own technology-empowered brokers who take care of every single aspect of the transaction.
Selling your home on the Pre-Market™ comes with a 0 SEK commission for the seller. Norban combines new technology with a full-scale brokerage service to offer a better experience for who will buy or sell a home.
It was founded in 2019 and is based in Malmö, Skane Lan, Sweden.. .
Arextech designs and creates apps & software solutions for businesses to automate and improve processes that deal with complex problems.Arextech has created the next generation of real estate deal management and execution that works for the user. Our cloud-based software provides the tools real estate professionals need to carry out any deal on a single platform wherever they are.
The integration of deal stages and automated collaboration amongst tools phases provides a shared and unified process with structured and meaningful information. Unlike other solutions, we do not use or sell you your data..
BlueSuit is transforming how brokers and owners collaborate to create value in privately held commercial real estate. The company’s relationship management platform revolutionizes deal execution and decision making for private capital markets transactions.
BlueSuit was founded in 2019.. .
Revive is a rapidly growing Real Estate Tech/Fintech startup that merges technology, real estate finance, and innovative ways of adding value to Real Estate agents, Homeowners, and Service Providers. Our platform is centered on fronting the costs for pre-sale home improvements with zero fees/zero markups/zero additional costs to homeowners! The ability for real estate agents and brokerages to offer this service is a significant competitive advantage and value for them and homeowners.
Revive offers a suite of products/services that add value to Real Estate Professionals, Homeowners, and Service Providers.. .
GreenAcreage Real Estate Corp
GreenAcreage was originally formed to provide sale-leaseback financing for an operationally critical property portfolio of cultivation and dispensary assets owned by Acreage Holdings, one of the largest multi-state cannabis operators in the United States. GreenAcreage is a provider of sale-leaseback and construction financing to all companies operating in the cannabis industry.
They specialize in helping cannabis-related companies release and redeploy the capital within their fixed assets, as well as provide long-term construction financing for the expansion and development of new cultivation, processing, dispensary, and other cannabis-related commercial facilities.. .
My Home Pathway
My Home Pathway is a Fintech startup that is developing a new pathway to help traditionally risk challenged US Consumers get into the home of their dreams. We also provide our lending partners with a unique opportunity to turn a bad customer experience into better brand positioning and revenue.
Do you have the skills to build something from scratch and the desire to do something innovative and different? Are you a disruptor looking for the right challenge, if so join us and become a Fintech innovator that will shape how Consumers get access to capital and lenders create new revenue streams and strengthen customer relationships.. .
Globe provides a real estate platform that allows people to live more comfortably. The company’s platform offers short stays instead in people’s homes or noisy coffee shops when people need privacy in between meetings or after a flight, without any advance booking.
Globe was founded on 2019 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.. .
Cazamio is a PropTech startup. Our goal is to change the way residential property rentals are done.
We save money for the property owner/management by replacing the human component with an end-to-end digital experience. Potential tenants can browse, self-tour the physical apartment, apply for an apartment, sign lease and exchange the necessary monies.
All without interacting with a human. We provide value for tenants by saving them money, time and giving them an awesome experience that is frictionless.
We take an innovative approach to address potential security issues. We built our platform with landlord and tenant pain points in mind with the result being a client-centric end-to-end tool for both, landlord and tenants.
By replacing a human capital-heavy process with automated software, we create an extreme value proposition.. .
ArtWallSt is an art tech company that turns everyday spaces into art galleries and experiences. Our platform matches artworks to bistros, cafes, retail and work spaces where emerging artists can reach new prospective and budding art lovers.
We’re bringing art into the daily lives of people at scale and removing the barrier between audience and art for real.. .
Breezeful is an online mortgage brokering platform that helps to reduce the mortgage financing. It qualifies users with over 100 lenders and alternative financing options and closes the best one all through machine learning.
The company was founded in 2020 and is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario.. .
Xnomad is a marketplace that connects brands, e-commerce stores and entrepreneurs with short term retail space. xNomad is a technology platform that makes browsing and booking commercial pop-up easier.
It was founded in 2019 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.. .
DeltaQ is a SaaS–solution that uses machine learning technology to continuously steer HVAC systems of buildings by using all available building and weather forecast data. The company is a spin-off of 3E, a Brussels based sustainable energy technology company.
DeltaQ’s open architecture can easily integrate with existing Building Management Systems and Proptech platform technologies.. .
Relive is creating a trusted, global brand focused on simplifying the real estate journey, as a digital, transparent and efficient experience. We believe that the real estate industry has been left behind in terms of technology and proper systems to support people looking to buy, sell, or rent a house.
We expect simple answers and resources at our fingertips and that is why we are building a digital platform that simplifies and aggregates the real estate journey in a transparent, efficient, but also sustainable & more human way.. .
SNAPKEY is a new generation professional commercial real estate transaction platform. SNAPKEY allows you to market, rent or simply sell Commercial real estate properties, such as retail shops, offices, warehouses, and business premises.
Thanks to a secured and digitized process, property owners can capture their basic property data to generate à commercialization mandate, then quickly build an accurate and detailed property ad that gets broadcasted to listing websites. Thanks to visibility on commercial real estate rental values and dedicated advisors, marketing or finding your professional premises now only takes a few minutes! At SNAPKEY, we want to offer more efficient, more transparent commercial real estate transactions, for incredibly reasonable fees..
Parkaze is an online shared-economy marketplace where you can host and rent privately owned parking spots. As a host, you get a seamless experience by leveraging your privately owned parking spot when you are away to earn more money.
You still have complete control of its availability, price, and rules. As a driver, you can find cheaper and safe alternatives to parking by letting you book spots where ever you go and whenever you go..
With Hutsy, experience home buying that is streamlined, convenient and transparent. Home buying has been stuck in the previous century, leading to unnecessary costs and stress.
So much like a neobank, we’ve built Hutsy to be a new way to buy a home.. .
We are building SEA’s leading AI-enabled, end-to-end proptech platform to make long-term residential rentals simple and transparent for tenants, owners and brokers by digitizing and automating 90% of the processes. Our mission is to enable tenants to find the most suitable home at the best available price and help owners to earn more, effortlessly by employing the latest technologies and eliminating hassles involved in renting processes.
We are working on offering the largest and most relevant supply of rental properties, best prices, 3D virtual tours, 3D floor plans, beautiful pictures and authentic videos, accurate availability, verified properties and the fastest and most professional sales and customer service. Founded in 2019, we are venture-funded and now expanding quickly in Bangkok, Thailand with plans to further expand across South East Asia..
FLYDESK provides unique business solutions to better manage flexible and remote teams. An all-in-one solution, its platform offers easy access to a wide variety of working spaces and business applications on an international scale, essentially providing businesses with everything they need right at their fingertips.
It is committed to enhancing the productivity of working professionals regardless of their location while still supporting their quest for comfort and a good work-life balance and fosters a strong community of flexible and remote workers.. .
Spatial Laser uses machine learning to model investment returns, risk, and market conditions at the hyper-local level proprietary ranking and scoring. By screening locations, investors can identify the perfect places, down to the city block, that are the best fit for their investment strategy.
The company was founded in 2019 and is headquartered in Plano, Texas.. .
New Silver is a tech-first non-bank loan originator, with a vision of making the private lending process fast and easy for the borrower. New Silver’s technology allows borrowers to get approved for a loan online, in under 10 minutes, and close within 7 days, often avoiding the cost and time of doing an appraisal.
Technology and strong customer relationships give New Silver an edge in addressing the $70bn per year “fix and flip” real estate-backed lending space.. .
We are on a mission to create unique neighbourhoods that empower human connection and enable people to live a more fulfilled urban life. We rethink how cities work by creating neighbourhood networks of convenient and connected spaces to live, work and play.
We design, develop and operate these spaces through human and machine potential, creating walkable neighbourhoods for mixed-use communities, with a positive impact on people and place. Neighbourhood – Live well together..
Dev Accelerator Private Limited
DevX which is prima facie a working cum accelerator is operational into Six business verticals; – DevX Collab: Aesthetically designed vibrant workspaces that sparks creative ideas with an amazing community to flock. – DevX Accel: Fostering early-stage startups with life-transforming technology solutions aiding in rapid growth & sustainability.
– DevX Innovent: Connecting large enterprises, SMEs and startups with talented innovators across the country. – DevX Phi Designs: Team of experienced brains with freshly brewed ideas that make the spaces equally amazing as its story.
– DevX HaaS: Tech-enabled innovation management platform that lets you organize & manage all your innovation needs. – DevX Consight: Tailored consulting solutions backed with insights and end to end operations support for ease of doing business in India.
Extending its presence in Startup Investment domain, DevX has its own fund with the name DevX Venture Fund (DVF) for investing in early-stage tech-enabled startups.. .
ManagedPMO – RoboMo Inc.
Robomo, Inc. is a property software solutions specialist founded in Cebu, Philippines.
Our team consists of experts in the field of IT solutions, business operations, and customer success. We pride ourselves on creating solutions that solve our clients’ problems and providing excellent customer service.
Our solutions assist commercial and residential properties in digitizing and optimizing business operations, ensuring increased profitability and tenant satisfaction. #propertymanagement #proptech.
Ancana is a marketplace where people can buy, sell and enjoy a 2nd home through fractional ownership. We take care of everything that makes purchasing a 2nd home complicated and you enjoy the great benefits owning it.
With Ancana you decide how much you want to use your property and capture appreciation while owning it. In the meantime, Ancana offers you local partners that manage your home and will help you with scheduling your stays..
Here at Walter, we’re building the future of real estate companies. Our mission is to guide hard-working, ordinary people to the right home buying and selling decisions.
Walter is a new type of agent that uses powerful technology to automate your homebuying homework, driven by a vast amount of data. To give meaning to the topics that matter most when you’re looking to buy or sell.
It is our goal to become the single source of truth for homes value, whether you’re buying or selling. Walter gives you the real estate expertise you need, right in your pocket.
No spreadsheets, no annoying agents, no hidden agendas.. .
7Square is a real estate technology company providing the most accurate real estate analytics to drive smarter decisions across the real estate ecosystem. We have assembled the most comprehensive dataset in the Canadian residential real estate industry, drawing from numerous sources of data ranging from real estate data, financial data, urban data, demographic data, and satellite imaging.
Combined with our sophisticated machine learning models, which understand the relationships between property value drivers, we empower our customers to make the smartest decisions about their real estate investment assets.. .
Zown was formed to help the real estate industry weather the disruption and leverage the opportunities that come with the global rise of mobility-as-a-service. they provide a fresh and friendly approach to tackling this transition, combined with the best knowledge and world-class customer service.
With over 20 years of industry experience, their team is developing solutions to problems before you even knew you had them.. .