Funding & Acquisitions Roundup: RealScout closes on a $1.1M Seed round for detailed, collaborative real estate search

By Editor August 23, 2013

By Brian Kovalesky, StartUp Beat Editor

Today’s early-stage startup funding and acquisitions news:

RealScout, a real estate site focused on detailed property listings, has landed $1.1 million in Seed funding from DCM’s A‐Fund, Formation 8, and Angel investors. The Sunnyvale-based company allows users to search on a more granular level that other real estate sites based on specific desired features, and enables real estate agents to better collaborate with clients on their searches through specific ‘Pro’ management tools. It was founded in 2012.

Vital Stats:


HQ: Sunnyvale

Founders: Andrew Flachner, Michael Parikh

Year Founded: 2012

Investors: DCM’s A‐Fund, Formation 8, Ken DeLeon

Innovation: Property search on a granular level based on specific desired features; tools for real estate agents that enable search collaboration and online client management.

Total Funding: $1.1 million

(Sources: RealScout, TechCrunch, CrunchBase)

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