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London PropTech firm Nested raises £8m in round led by Passion Capital
posted on March 20, 2017

Nested, a London-based PropTech startup, has raised a further £8m in funding in a round led by Passion Capital.

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PropTech firm Goodlord gets £7.2m in Series A funding
posted on March 15, 2017

PropTech startup Goodlord has raised £7.2m in Series A funding from Ribbit Capital and existing investors LocalGlobe and Global Founders Capital.


PropTech firm OpenRent gets £4.4m from Global Founders Capital
posted on March 3, 2017

Online letting agent OpenRent has raised £4.4m in funding from Rocket Internet’s VC arm Global Founders Capital.

Property investment

London PropTech firm BrickVest raises £2m from angel investors
posted on March 1, 2017

Real estate investment platform BrickVest has raised £2m from a number of angel investors, including Jean-Romain Lhomme, former co-head of Europe at Colony Capital.


Can the Internet of Things make your office more secure?
posted on February 2, 2017

Nick Chowdrey, content and PR manager at In Marketing We Trust, weighs up the benefits that the IoT can bring for home and office security against the cons.

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PropTech startup Cocoon appoints former Tesco CCO as chairman
posted on February 2, 2017

Robin Terrell, former CCO at Tesco and MD of Amazon UK and John Lewis Direct, has joined smart home security startup Cocoon as chairman.

Online mortgage

PropTech startup Trussle raises £4.5m in round led by Orange Growth Capital
posted on February 1, 2017

Trussle, an online mortgage broker, has raised £4.5m in a round led by Orange Growth Capital.


Habito lands £5.5m in Series A round led by Silicon Valley’s Ribbit Capital
posted on January 23, 2017

Online mortgage broker Habito has closed a £5.5m Series A funding round led by Silicon Valley-based investor Ribbit Capital.


Top tech stats: 76% of businesses want increased government support, consumers embrace AI & more
posted on January 8, 2017

Welcome to your round up of some of the past week’s most interesting surveys, statistics and reports relevant to those involved in the UK tech industry.


The smart home revolution: Will it ever happen?
posted on January 6, 2017

A smart home that gives you what you want, when you want. It sounds great, but will it ever become a reality? Emily Spaven explores.

PropTech investors

UK PropTech and venture capital: A love affair?
posted on January 4, 2017

Eyal Malinger, investment director at Beringea, takes us through the latest trends in VC investment in the UK’s PropTech market.


Using tech to make property greener
posted on January 3, 2017

Here’s how companies are leveraging technology to produce energy and manage its consumption.

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Tech for good accelerator Bethnal Green Ventures raises £1.3m to invest in startups
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Tech in Newcastle: Tackling the skills and office shortage
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