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

Technology-based real estate brokerage Redfin has raised $14.8 million in a new round of funding the company's chief executive officer says will help it expand and weather seasonal ups and downs.Redfin is "losing millions in winter and making millions in summer," CEO Glenn Kelman said in a blog post explaining the rationale for the latest round of funding. "We emerge from our caves every spring a gaunt, scared little bear, so we decided it makes sense to put more huckleberries in the bank."With the latest round of funding, Redfin has raised $46 million from investors to date. Most recently, the company raised $10 million in 2009.Globespan Capital Partners led the latest round of financing, with previous investors including Madrona Venture Group, Vulcan Capital, Draper F...