May 13

Habi Lands $200 Million In Funding and Reaches Unicorn Status

By Spencer Hulse

Habi is a PropTech company that has seen massive growth over the years, and now, it has achieved unicorn status, with a valuation of over $1 billion. Moreover, it is one of the only unicorn companies in Colombia. Its goal is to give customers access to information and liquidity, especially those in the low- to mid-income range. If you want to know more about Habi, its quick growth, and what comes next, check out the following article.

BOGOTÁ, Colombia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Habi (“Habi” or “the Company”), the data-driven residential real estate platform, today announced that it has raised $200 million in equity in its Series C funding round, becoming the first Property Technology (“PropTech”) unicorn in Spanish-speaking Latin America. The Company’s Series C also represents the largest funding round and only unicorn valuation with a female founder & CEO in Latin America1,2. The latest funding round was led by Homebrew and SoftBank Latin America Funds, with participation from Banco Mercantil del Norte, S.A., Institución de Banca Múltiple, Grupo Financiero Banorte (“Banorte”), Tiger Global, Inspired Capital, Clocktower Ventures, Endeavor Catalyst and Henry Kravis, among others.

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Source: Grit Daily (link opens in a new window)

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