Venture Gurukool invests in Home Capital, a Fintech Platform, offering first of its kind, down payment assistance program to first time home buyers at zero interest cost.
Venture Gurukool投资了Home Capital，这是一家提供零成本首付款援助的住房金融公司。
Founded by IIM Calcutta alumnus Lalit Menghani, HomeCapital caters to first time home buyers through an innovative financial structuring. Venture Gurukool will be co-investing alongside Astarc Ventures and Singapore Angel Network and a group of marquee angels. Equipped with prominent industry leaders as Independent Directors on board and an experienced senior management team with extensive experience across financial services and real estate, HomeCapital is well positioned to disrupt the $100 Billion housing industry, poised to reach $462 Billion by 2025.
由IIM Calcutta校友Lalit Menghani创立，通过新型的金融结构来迎合购房者的购房需求。Venture Gurukool将与Astarc Ventures、新加坡天使网络(Singapore Angel Network)和一群大牌天使共同投资。 Home capital拥有顶端的行业领导者作为独立董事，还拥有在金融服务和房地产方面丰富经验的高级管理团队，甚至有望打破1000亿美元的住房产业，预计2025年将达到4620亿美元。
A massive housing boom is expected in the coming years given the huge base of potential homeowners in India as majority of the workforce approaches home buying age, the rapid rate of urbanization and Government’s robust focus on “Housing for all by 2022” resulting in a huge latent demand for housing that HomeCapital aims to address.
“Home Capital has been growing at a fast pace by partnering with 4 major financial institutions as well as some major corporate developers. We are content to have Venture Gurukool on board and help us with our expansion across India,” said Lalit Menghani, Founder of Home Capital. The start-up targets the creditworthy, salaried individuals within the age group of 20 – 45 years looking to buy their first homes and through its innovative business model successfully creates value for all the stakeholders involved in the Housing market – the real estate developers, home loan companies and most of all, home buyers.
“通过4家主要金融机构与一些企业开发商合作和Venture Gurukool的帮助下，我们极速的扩展了印度市场，并飞速的成长起来“Home Capital创始人Lalit Menghani表示。
Home Capital participated in The Second India Investment Seminar 2018 in China organized by Venture Gurukool wherein, it pitched to more than 250+ strategic and financial investors in Beijing and Shanghai.
Home Capital参加了2018年由Venture Gurukool在中国北京组织的第二届印度投资峰会，这其中北京和上海的250多个战略金融投资者出席了本次峰会
The start-up will start fundraising for Series A round of investment very soon for which it has already attracted a great deal of interest from the Chinese VC’s. Home capital targets and services home buyers across the complete credit spectrum. Currently functioning in Mumbai and Pune, it plans to expand to Bangalore, Chennai, and Hyderabad in the near future
峰会上Home Capital受到了中国VC’s的极大兴趣，并很快的为A轮投资展开资金筹资。Home Capital的目标是服务整个在信贷范围内的购房者。目前只开展了孟买和浦那市场，在不久的将来快速的扩展到班加罗尔，钦奈和海德拉巴。
“Home Capital addresses the key hurdle to homeownership i.e. down payment by successfully combining Real estate, finance, and technology expertise and Venture Gurukool’s vast network of subject matter experts and marquee investors can help this promising venture scale and overcome the obstacle of home ownership for first time home buyers,” said Mahendra Swarup, Founder of Venture Gurukool.
这次“Home Capital结合房地产，金融和技术专业知识，成功解决了房屋所有权和支付首付款的关键障碍，在Venture Gurukool庞大的资源共享和大型投资者帮助下，为人们克服了首付款苦难的障碍“Venture Gurukool的创始人Mahendra Swarup说。