Roost Finds $8 Million

Martin, Scott
December 2008
Red Herring;12/10/2008, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the successful second round of funding of Roost, an Internet-based real estate search Web site. The $8 million raised by Roost would be used toward expansion into new markets. Investors that participated in the second round of funding include Shasta Ventures and General Catalyst Partners. Roost claims to offer home buyers more residential listings than rivals such as Redfin and Zillow because of its partnerships with local brokers and Multiple Listing Service databases, among other sources.


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