CREtech Monthly Funding Snapshot: January 2019

Globally, VC funding surges at the start of the new year.  In January 2019, nearly $8B was invested in real estate tech companies, a 7192% month-to-month increase from Dec ’18 – Jan ’19. The surge in funding has been lead by the new trend of “mega rounds.” During the same period last year, Jan ’18, only 4 companies received funding over $10 million. Since the start of the new year, there have been 12 companies that received funding over $10 million.