The Homsters Company, which was founded by Ukrainian and Polish, and is better known in our country as Prof.Estate, raised $ 600,000 from private investors for the launch of the company in Vientam under the brand TimHome.vn.
Homsters unites three projects: two marketplaces on real estate (Homsters.kz Timhome.vn in Kazakhstan and TimHome.vn. in Vietnam) and the company providing Digital Marketing Services for Developers (Prof.Estate – Ukraine, Russia, UAE, Spain and others). The team plans to spend the raised on the bridge round investments to the entry into estate market of South-East Asia. The first step for it will be starting of TimHome.vn in Vietnam.
In Homsters assured that their projects show good results: “In November 2015, we launched Homsters.kz in Kazakhstan. For half a year the project showed good traction and returned to operational profit. It was decided to launch a similar model in Vietnam. We invest a lot of profit in development: only last year, we reinvested more than $ 700,000 to the team, marketplaces, new markets”, – in such a way the company explained the need to attract bridge financing.
The founders of Homsters – Andrzej Olejnik, who is Polish and Maria Ren, who is Ukrainian, moved to Vietnam to coordinate the start of the project and form a local team (currently in office in Ho Chi Minh City already operates eight people – experts in marketing and business development). “The first contracts with developers and brokers has been already signed, and the team is preparing for the official launch of the campaign in the second quarter of 2016”, – said the representatives of the company. TimHome platform works in pilot mode.
The Homsters company registered in London, with offices in Kyiv, Almaty and Ho Chi Minh City. In Kiev there are concentrated all specialists in the design and Digital Marketing. Homsters routine staff counts 50 employees.
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