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Exclusive: Housing.com CMO quits to join Intuit India

Thursday, September 22, 2016 | More »

Housing.com’s chief marketing officer (CMO), Nikhil Rungta has quit the Mumbai-based startup to join Intuit India as its managing director. Rungta had joined housing.com, run by Locon Solutions Pvt. Ltd., from Reliance Jio in November last year. Rungta has previously worked at Google, Yebhi.co...


Housing hires ex-KPMG director as senior VP

Real estate portal Housing.com has appointed former KPMG director Dilip Tuli as senior vice president for strategy and new business. Tuli will be responsible for assisting with strategy and overseeing new business initiatives such as transaction facilitation and fulfilment services, Locon Solutions ...

2 May, 2016 | More »


Housing co-founder Advitiya Sharma’s Genius to start off with 500 micro schools

Housing.com co-founder Advitiya Sharma’s new venture Genius Learning Lab will start off with 500 technology-led ‘micro schools’ across five cities. Genius Micro Schools will open their doors in July after the selection of teacher-entrepreneurs is over. A month after leaving Housing.com, Sharma...

29 April, 2016 | More »


Three co-founders quit Housing.com to start new venture

Three more co-founders of Housing.com have quit, with only three of the original 12 co-founders now remaining with the realty portal. Co-founders Abhishek Anand, Ravish Naresh and Sanat Ghosh exited the startup two weeks back to start their new venture. “Abhishek, Ravish and Sanat played an import...

22 April, 2016 | More »

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Housing co-founder Advitiya Sharma quits

Housing.com co-founder and former board member Advitiya Sharma has quit the company and plans to start his own startup. “I have not firmed up my plans yet. I have a few ideas in education and cleantech,” Sharma told  VCCircle. Earlier on Wednesday, Sharma wrote to Housing employees announcing h...

9 March, 2016 | More »


Housing.com co-founder Advitiya Sharma survives car accident, booked for causing death due to negligent driving

Advitiya Sharma, co-founder of Mumbai-based Locon Solutions Pvt Ltd, the company behind real estate listing portal Housing.com, met with an accident on Friday while he was driving home from work along with three other colleagues. The mishap caused death of Housing’s business engagement and strateg...

23 February, 2015 | More »


Excl: Housing.com in talks to acquire real estate analytics firm PropEquity

Mumbai-based Locon Solutions Pvt Ltd, the company behind real estate listing portal Housing.com, is in talks to acquire Delhi-based P.E. Analytics Pvt Ltd, which owns a real estate data product PropEquity, sources close to the development told Techcircle.in. Advitiya Sharma, co-founder, Housin...

12 February, 2015 | More »

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My dream is to have an ‘add to cart’ button that empowers people to actually purchase properties online: Housing.com’s Advitiya Sharma

The recently concluded Techcircle Startup event hosted an interview session with Advitiya Sharma, co-founder, Housing.com, a real estate listing portal. Set up in 2012 by a dozen IITians (of whom three have already quit the firm), the startup had secured $109 million in two rounds of funding last y...

16 January, 2015 | More »


Having multiple co-founders yet getting the startup formula right

If every time I was offered Rs 10 for answering the question ‘Is it tough running a company along with 11 other co-founders?’, then Housing.com wouldn’t need any external funding. To start with, we are a set of 12 friends with a common goal of replicating the offline experience of buying or re...

1 August, 2014 | More »


Real estate portal Housing to provide 3D images of new projects

Real estate portal Housing.com (earlier Housing.co.in) has added a new feature, wherein it has superimposed 3D images of the new projects on a map to provide users with an aerial view of the project site. “Our in-house team has developed detailed floor plans of the site to tell the users what exac...

21 February, 2014 | More »

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