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

Real estate search site Trulia this week announced $10 million in funding led by Sequoia Capital. The news makes it clear that new online real estate darlings are plumping up with support and here for the long haul. Trulia and Zillow have emerged as the two most recognized entrants in the last few years, though neither has announced profitability to date. Trulia claims around 1.5 million unique visitors per month, while Zillow claims somewhere around 4.1 million unique visitors per month. Each of these Internet whiz kids has strong backing from prominent venture capital firms with successful records in previous online ventures. Trulia's latest financial backer, Sequoia Capital, has a longstanding reputation for partnering with leading innovators such as Apple's Steve Jobs, Oracle's Larry E...