Category Archives: General Update

Commonfloor Helps Chennai Flood Victims To Find & List Homes For Safe Shelter

Chennai witnessed the worst downpour in 100 years with one day's rainfall covering a month's average. A total of 269 people have died, a million people were displaced in India’s auto hub. Apart from local volunteers and India’s Armed Forces, a slew of start-ups and corporates across different verticals like Ola, Paytm, Commonfloor and Oyo … Continue Reading ››

CommonFloor Offers Visualized Market Data Using GIS-based Systems

CommonFloor has come up with a Geographic Information System (GIS) based real estate report which highlights key trends witnessed in real estate market across cities.GIS offers spatial analysis or spatial statistics—it includes formal techniques which study entities using their topological, geometric, or geographic properties. GIS can be applied in real estate to generate visualized market … Continue Reading ››

CommonFloor Introduces the first ever ‘Home Buying Video Tutorials’

To address issues related to first-time home buyers and make their property buying experience a memorable one, real estate portal has announced the launch of first ever video series titled ‘Home Buying Tutorials.’ “This video series has been created to demystify the home buying exercise and provide practical and simple advice on … Continue Reading ››

Flatchat Goes International with Singapore Debut

CommonFloor-backed roommate finder and home rental app, Flatchat has expanded its operations overseas to Singapore. Currently, the service is in beta and users will have to log on this website to get an invite for the service. The company says that it has completely redesigned the service for Singapore and it will be available for … Continue Reading ››

Vikas Malpani says $90 billion worth of residential realty deals to be influenced by online medium in 10 years in an exclusive with ET Realty

In the next 10 years, residential real estate transactions in the country worth $90 billion, which would be half of all transactions then, could be influenced by the online medium, estimates Vikas Malpani, co-founder and vice president for groups at The total residential real estate transaction value in India, which includes apartment and plot … Continue Reading ››

Sumit Jain listed on LinkedIn Power Profiles 2015 under the Most Influential Internet Professionals In India

sumith.png 2 (1)On the eve of India’s 69th Independence Day, LinkedIn, the professional networking website, unveiled the Power Profiles in India for the year of 2015. The list highlights the most-viewed professionals across different industries including: Internet, Technology, Finance, Human Resources, … Continue Reading ››

Start-up: F is the word – Sumit Jain speaks on how start-up’s take birth and sustain in an exclusive with Financial Express

f postA start-up birth needs at least three Fs. The first is Friends, who back you with brain and seed money. Then comes the Family, which, according to CommonFloor co-founder & CEO Sumit Jain, should be tapped but discarded soon (their money is good, … Continue Reading ››