Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

One of the fastest-growing online real estate companies, HouseValues, is being rewarded for its success with a new dose of venture capital. The Bellevue, Wash.-based company this week raised $14.5 million in investment funding from William Blair Capital Partners. HouseValues provides online marketing services to real estate agents and has been growing steadily since its inception five years ago. The latest round of capital adds more evidence to HouseValues' success in the online real estate space. The company has grown to 180 employees, has earned $25 million in revenue last year and is on the path to report $45 million in revenue this year. Although HouseValues CEO Ian Morris declined to talk about the funding, he offered some insight on what has helped the often guarded, private compa...