HomeLight

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HomeLight is a company developing a marketplace for finding real estate professionals. The company's proprietary algorithm crunches home sales data and reviews to determine which agents are best for users. HomeLight analyzes stats on transactions such as location, sale/list price, days on market, etc. to determine optimal matches across its database of agents. It identifies agents with local knowledge and negotiation expertise, helping homeowners sell their homes.

TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitehomelight.com
Employee Ratings4.9
Overall CultureA+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)317(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at HomeLight

Drew Uher

Drew Uher

CEO
Sumant Sridharan

Sumant Sridharan

COO
David Eakes

David Eakes

VP of Finance
Devu Gandhi

Devu Gandhi

VP of Business Development
J.J. McCarthy

J.J. McCarthy

VP of Product
Mike Abner

Mike Abner

VP of Engineering
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HomeLight Office Locations

HomeLight has offices in San Francisco, New York, Scottsdale and Seattle
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
100 First Plaza, 100 1st St #2600, San Francisco
New York, NY, US
40 Wooster St
San Francisco, CA, US
255 Berry St APT 315, San Francisco
Scottsdale, AZ, US
1375 N Scottsdale Rd #140
Seattle, WA, US
1201 3rd Ave 23rd floor
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HomeLight Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2011

HomeLight total Funding

$118.5 m

HomeLight latest funding size

$63 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

HomeLight investors

HomeLight's latest funding round in November 2019 was reported to be $63 m. In total, HomeLight has raised $118.5 m
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HomeLight Operating Metrics

Nov, 2019

Brokerage Accounts

1.40 m

Transactions

40 m
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HomeLight Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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HomeLight Online and Social Media Presence

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HomeLight Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    88/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    96/100

  • Compensation

    B

    78/100

  • Diversity

    A-

    85/100

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HomeLight News and Updates

HomeLight raises $109 million for AI that matches home buyers with real estate agents

HomeLight, which uses AI and machine learning to match home buyers with top-performing real estate agents, has raised $109 million in venture capital.

High-tech housing matchmaker HomeLight announces $109 million in new funding

HomeLight launched in 2012 as a real estate matchmaker, using algorithms to connect buyers and sellers with the best possible agents for their needs.

HomeLight raises $40 million to help connect home sellers to real estate agents

HomeLight, a company that uses data and technology to connect home sellers with real estate agents, announced this week that it raised $40 million to substantially grow its business. The company claims that as a result of its service, sellers who use its service sell their homes 29 days faster than …

HomeLight nabs $40 mln Series B

HomeLight, a marketplace for connecting home sellers with the real estate agents, has raised $40 million in Series B funding. Menlo Ventures led the round with participation from Citi Ventures, Zeev Ventures, SGVC, Crosslink Capital and Innovation Endeavors. In conjunction with the funding, Tyler So…

HomeLight Blogs

Brace for Sticker Shock: It Costs Over $31,000 to Sell a House on Average

We analyzed the cost to sell a house nationally and in the 30 most populous metros using home improvement project estimates and transfer tax rates.

Hiring ISAs: A HomeLight Elite Agent’s Secret to Converting More Leads

This week on The Walkthrough, HomeLight Elite Agent Tony Baroni, whose business has nearly tripled (to 300+ transactions in 2020) since he hired his first ISA, shares his process for creating an ISA department inside his real estate team. This is part one of a 2-part series.

8 Ways Real Estate Agents Can Use the Clubhouse App

Real estate agents seem to love Clubhouse, the hot new audio-based social networking app. Here's how agents can use it to make industry connections and, perhaps someday, even find buyers and sellers.

7 Real Estate Economic Experts Share 2021 Housing Market Predictions

Making 2021 housing market predictions isn’t easy, but we’ll do our best anyway. We asked seven of the smartest people in real estate for their forecasts.

Vaccines, Inventory, and Interest Rates: How Will Real Estate Change in 2021?

How will a COVID-19 vaccine impact buyers, sellers, and your real estate business in 2021? We begin season 2 of The Walkthrough with HomeLight's managing editor, Caroline Feeney, unpacking trends and data from our Q4 Top Agent Insights Survey, and five top agents from across the country help us answ…

What Should Be Included On Your Home Maintenance Checklist? A Template

There’s more to home upkeep than spring cleaning, so it’s important to keep a home maintenance checklist and ensure your biggest investment is in tip-top condition.
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HomeLight Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was HomeLight founded?

    HomeLight was founded in 2011.

  • Who are HomeLight key executives?

    HomeLight's key executives are Drew Uher, Sumant Sridharan and David Eakes.

  • How many employees does HomeLight have?

    HomeLight has 317 employees.

  • Who are HomeLight competitors?

    Competitors of HomeLight include OpenDoor, Redfin and JetClosing.

  • Where is HomeLight headquarters?

    HomeLight headquarters is located at 100 First Plaza, 100 1st St #2600, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are HomeLight offices?

    HomeLight has offices in San Francisco, New York, Scottsdale and Seattle.

  • How many offices does HomeLight have?

    HomeLight has 5 offices.