Home improvement platform Houzz enters Singapore, its second Asian market

Houzz, the home decorating and renovation platform with a unicorn valuation, has launched a site and apps for Singapore, its second Asian market after Japan.

Houzz opens its Commerce API to third-party vendors

Houzz, the home remodelling site with a focus on giving you house envy, today announced that it is opening up its Commerce API for third-party developers. While you may mostly look at Houzz as a mobi

Houzz Brings New Collaboration Tools To Its iOS Apps

Houzz, the popular service for giving you house envy and connecting you with the right home professionals to cure it, is launching an interesting new feature for its iOS users today. The new Sketch f

Houzz CEO Adi Tatarko Wants To Redefine The Term “Unicorn”

Houzz co-founder and CEO Adi Tatarko says she wants to redefine the word "unicorn" in tech industry lingo. The term, which refers to companies whose valuations are in the billion-dollar range, could e

Adi Tatarko Is In The Houzz For TC Disrupt

Founders often like to say that they are passionate about their companies, but it's not always a sure bet that your labor of love can be converted into a grand slam success. Yet that is exactly what h

Houzz Acquires Home And Gardening Community Site GardenWeb From NBCUniversal

After a number of big fundraising rounds over the last few years, Houzz has now made its first acquisition. The company today announced that it has acquired GardenWeb, a garden and home community site

Houzz Raises $165M Series D Funding Round Led By Sequoia To Fuel International Expansion

Houzz, the fast-growing home-remodeling site, today announced that it has raised a $165 million Series D round led by Sequoia Capital, one of its early backers. Existing investors Oren Zeev, New Enter

Porch Brings Houzz-like Inspiration Feature To Its Home Improvement Network

Porch, the fast-growing site for finding home improvement professionals (and data about them), today announced the launch of a new feature that complements its current strategy. The company is bringin

Home Deco Site Houzz Raises $150M At A $2.3B Post-Money Valuation

Looks like home-remodelling and design site Houzz is upsizing. Filings that the startup made at the end of May in Delaware, uncovered by the folks at VCExperts, indicate that it is raising a Series

Houzz Launches Site Designer, Offers Free Websites For Home Professionals

Houzz, the popular service for all things home remodelling and design, is launching a new service today that allows home professionals like interior designers, architects, contractors and others to se

Houzz Goes International, Opens Offices In London, Berlin And Sydney

<a target="_blank" href="http://houzz.com">Houzz</a>, the fast-growing website and mobile app for all things home remodeling and design, today announced that it has opened offices in London, Berlin an

After 12M Downloads, Houzz Launches Redesigned iOS App With Full Screen Images, Easier Navigation

Houzz, the popular online platform for home remodeling and design, is launching a completely redesigned iOS app for iPhone and iPad today. The new version features an updated look and feel in line wit

Houzz CEO Adi Tatarko On Building A Successful Marketplace

Scaling a marketplace is a huge challenge, but Houzz seems to have cracked the code in connecting customers who wish to remodel their homes with local professionals who can get the job done. Backstage

TC Cribs: A Trip To Houzz, The Startup HQ That Feels Like Home

Welcome back for a brand spankin' new episode of <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/video/tc-cribs/">Cribs</a>, the TechCrunch TV show that knocks on the front doors of some of the tech industry's h

Home Remodeling Platform Houzz Adds Reality Check To Remodeling Dreams, Launches Cost Database For Renovation Projects

If you need a bout of house envy, there's no better place to go than <a target="_blank" href="http://houzz.com">Houzz</a>, the increasingly popular platform for finding ideas for your home remodeling

Houzz Expands Its Pro+ Service For Remodeling And Design Professionals To 425 Markets, Launches New Analytics Tool

Houzz is mostly known for the pretty pictures of homes on its website and mobile app that will stir up house envy in even the happiest of home owners, but the service also offers a wide range of tools

Home Remodeling Platform Houzz Raises $35M Series C Round Led By NEA And GGV Capital, Launches Paid Pro+ Accounts

Houzz is one of those Silicon Valley startups you don't hear all that much about, but the company is quickly disrupting the $300 billion home remodeling market by providing home owners with inspiratio

After 5M iOS Downloads, House Remodeling Platform Houzz Launches Its Android App

Houzz is one of those quiet success stories that have the potential to completely change their niches. At its core, the service lets you browse beautiful pictures of home remodeling projects that are

Heads Up, Home Design Freaks: Houzz Launches New iPad App, Raises $2M

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/houzz.png" class="shot2" /> <strong>Exclusive</strong> - <a href="http://www.houzz.com">Houzz</a>, the impossibly named online home for home