Level closes $1.5M to provide financial services to gig workers

This morning Level, a Seattle-based startup that offers credit to gig-economy workers, announced that it has raised a $1.5 million pre-seed round. Level intends to provide various services to gig-econ

Home services platform Porch acquires four companies

Only a few weeks after its SPAC IPO, Porch today announced that it has made four acquisitions, worth a total of $122 million. The most important here is probably the acquisition of Homeowners of Ameri

eBay adds home services to its site via new partners Handy, Porch and InstallerNet

eBay shoppers will now be able to buy installation services along with their purchases. The company this morning announced new partnerships with Handy, Porch and InstallerNet, which will allow on

Home Services Startup Porch Sheds 90 Employees, Key Executives Bolt

Porch, one of the many companies positioning themselves to be the go-to place for “home services,” has laid off 90 members of its staff according to Geekwire. We’ve reached out to Po

Porch Acquires Mobile Advice Marketplace Fountain

The Seattle-based online home services platform Porch.com today announced that it has acquired Fountain, a service that connects Internet users with doctors, lawyers, mechanics, tech support and othe

Porch Now Guarantees Work Done By Pre-Screened Home Professionals It Sends To Your Home

Two years ago, Porch started out as a platform that allowed you to see what kind of remodeling projects people in our neighborhood were doing to their houses and how much they paid for it. Today, the

Porch Goes Beyond Data Services, Launches Tools To Connect Homeowners With Pros

Porch.com, the Seattle-based startup that aggregates home remodeling data, today announced its first mobile app -- and with this, the launch of its first service offerings that directly connect home p

Porch Launches Analytics And Marketing Platform For Home Professionals

Porch, a fast-growing and well-funded platform for homeowners who want to find out more about home remodelling projects and the professionals that can realize them, today announced a new service for t

Porch Offers Detailed Reports About A Home’s Past Improvement Projects To Realtor.com Users

Since its launch last year, Porch has amassed a huge database of historical records about home improvement projects and other work done at homes all across the United States. On its own website, it is

Porch.com Scores Big Win With Lowe’s Partnership

Finding the right professional for home improvement projects isn’t exactly easy and most homeowners are pretty anxious about who gets to work on their homes. That’s why Angie’s List

Porch Makes Home-Improvement Data Available For 75% Of U.S. Homes, Launches Its Home Improvement Network

Where Houzz lets you find inspiration and contractors based on beautiful images, Porch is a Seattle-based startup that aims to do something very similar, but with the help of a massive amount of data