Homebot, an equity-building app for homeowners that aims to generate repeat and referral deals for real estate agents and mortgage loan officers, has acquired NestReady, which provides property search engines and other tools that help lenders build relationships with home buyers.
Founded in 2017, NestReady provides financial institutions with white label solutions for every step of the home buying process, from finding homes and neighborhoods to working with real estate agents to financing a purchase.
Denver-based Homebot, founded in 2015 and recognized by Realogy at the FWD Innovation Summit 2018, is a client-for-life portal that provides homeowners with information on building wealth from their home equity.
“The home hunt is ripe for innovation and implementation by lenders to secure more buying business,” said Ernie Graham, CEO of Homebot, in a statement. “Homebot is already achieving unprecedented engagement rates with millions of homeowners. We are excited to see how this acquisition will help us bring unique and valuable new experiences to home buyers. “
Mauro Repacci, co-founder and CEO of NestReady, said the combination of the companies’ offerings “will give consumers a personalized search experience while staying connected with their lender throughout the property purchase.”
Homebot, which offers integrations with productivity tools like Mortgage Coach, LeadPops, and BombBomb, partnered with independent mortgage lender Thrive Mortgage in June and Academy Mortgage Corp. in April. known.
Homebot is powered by ASG, a software company that buys, builds and operates vertical software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies. ASG lists nine job openings at Homebot’s Denver headquarters, including product designer, full-stack engineer, and customer success manager.
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