Real Estate Technology Companies Founded by Year – Q2 2017

The following graph shows the founding date distribution in the Real Estate Technology sector. The graphic includes data through March 2017.

Real Estate Technology Companies Founded by Year
Real Estate Technology Companies Founded by Year

The above graph summarizes the number of Real Estate Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2014 ranks at the top with 221 companies founded in that year. 2013 is close behind with 182 companies founded.

We are currently tracking 1440 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $35.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology market report.

Real Estate Technology Exits by Category and by Year – Q1 2017

The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Real Estate Technology sector. The graphics include data through March 2017.

Exit Activity by Category in Real Estate Technology
Exit Activity by Category in Real Estate Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Real Estate Technology category. The Life, Home, P&C Insurance category leads the sector with 11 acquisitions and 12 IPOs. The IoT Home category is the runner-up with 18 acquisitions and 4 IPOs.

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Exit Activity by Year in Real Estate Technology

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Real Estate Technology by year. 2016 currently leads the sector with 22 acquisitions and 2 IPOs. 2014 is the runner-up with 19 acquisitions and 3 IPOs.

We are currently tracking 1380 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $33.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology landscape report and database.

Average and Median Age by Real Estate Technology Category – Q1 2017

The following graph shows average and median age in the Real Estate Technology sector. The graphic includes data through October 2016.

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Average and Median Age by Real Estate Tech Category

The above graph summarizes the average age and median age of companies in each Real Estate Technology category. The Life, Home, P&C Insurance category has the highest average age at around 13 years and the highest median age at 17 years. Construction Management follows behind with an average age of just under 13 years and a median age of 11 years.

We are currently tracking 1358 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $30.3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology landscape report and database.

Real Estate Technology Companies Founded by Year – Q1 2017

The following graph shows the founding date distribution in the Real Estate Technology sector. The graphic includes data through October 2016.

Real Estate Technology Companies Founded by Year
Real Estate Technology Companies Founded by Year
The above graph summarizes the number of Real Estate Technology companies founded in a certain year. 2014 ranksĀ at the top with 190 companies founded in that year. 2013 is close behind with 163 companies founded.

We are currently tracking 1333 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 60 countries, with a total of $29.7 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology landscape report and database.

Real Estate Technology Activity by Selected Investors – Q4 2016

The following graph summarizes the investor activity in the Real Estate Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using 2016 data through October.

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Real Estate Technology Activity by Selected Investors
The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Real Estate Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. 500 Startups takes the lead in both categories, making the highest number of investments (around 46) and backing the most companies (around 37). Sequoia Capital, Y Combinator, Accel Partners, and KCPB round out the top of the list.

We are currently tracking 1280 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 60 countries, with a total of $28.5 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology landscape report and database.

Real Estate Technology Funding Trends – Q4 2016

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Real Estate Technology Total Funding by Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Real Estate Technology startups for each year. 2014 is the best year so far with over $7.9B in funding. 2015 comes in at second place with just around $6.4B raised to date.

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Real Estate Technology Funding by Vintage Year
The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Real Estate Technology companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2008 have raised the most funding at just under $4.8B, followed by those founded in 2010 which have raised about $2.7B.

We are currently tracking 1265 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $28.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology landscape report and database.

Real Estate Technology Category Innovation Quadrant – Q4

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Real Estate Technology Category Innovation Quadrant

Our Innovation Quadrant provides a snapshot of the average funding and average age for the different Real Estate Technology categories and how they compare with one another.

  • Heavyweights: Categories with high average funding and high average age. These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with significant financing.
  • Established: Categories with low average funding and high average age. These categories are comprised of companies that have reached maturity with less financing.
  • Disruptors: Categories with high average funding and low average age. These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with significant financing.
  • Pioneers: Categories with low average funding and low average age. These categories are comprised of companies that are less mature with earlier stages of financing.

The definitions of the Real Estate Technology categories represented in the above Innovation Quadrant are as follows:

Commercial Real Estate Search: Tools that help consumers/businesses find commercial real estate for rent and/or sale. Examples include shared working space search engines as well as traditional commercial real estate search engines.

Construction Management: Technologies that help teams manage the construction of new buildings. Examples include construction visualizations tools, project management tools for construction teams, and platforms to manage blueprints.

Facility Management: Technologies focused on building efficiency and long term sustainability, from large structures to individual home units. Examples include quantifying the building (energy usage, water usage, etc.), making buildings more efficient, and building inspections.

Home Services: Technologies that support tenants in the management of their home. Examples include home services (such as cleaning), finding rental units, renovation management, postal services, and navigation.

Indoor Mapping: Companies that help create indoor models for the real estate industry. Examples include cameras that produce 3D renderings and visualization platforms that allow users to interact with floor plans.

IoT Home: Internet of Things devices focused on the residential real estate segment. Solutions include home security, home automation, and energy management.

Life, Home, Property & Casualty Insurance: Companies that offer life, home, and property insurance, as well as other kinds of insurance such as renters, disability, and marriage insurance. Examples include websites that offer life, home, and P&C insurance in packages.

Long-Term Rentals/Sale Search: Tools that help consumers buy, rent, and sell a home/apartment for purchase or rent. This category includes companies that provide short-term rentals.

Portfolio Management: Technologies that real estate investors use to make smarter investment decisions as well as platforms to make investments. Examples include listing data trackers, information on REITs, and real estate crowdfunding.

Property Management: Technologies that help in the day-to-day operation of real estate rentals. Examples include tenant management, electronic payments of rent, and tools for landlords and tenants to communicate.

Real Estate Agent Tools: Technologies that help real estate agents do their jobs, as well as technologies that effectively automate it. Examples include real estate specific CRMs, real estate agent review platforms, and marketing tools.

Short-Term Rental/Vacation Search: Consumer tools that aid in the process of finding residences for short-term rentals or vacation rentals. Examples include platforms for individuals to list their personal properties as well as traditional vacation lodging search engines.

We are currently tracking 1259 Real Estate Technology companies in 12 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $27.8 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Real Estate Technology landscape report and database.