SaaS startups have become the darling of Venture Capital investors, especially in the Home Services industry. Over the past decade, software has proverbially “eaten the world” and SaaS companies have scaled to become unicorn corporations in staggering amounts of time.
In this article, we are examining 2 VC funded SaaS startups in the Home Services industry.
Plentific empowers landlords and property managers to deliver more efficient repairs and maintenance services. Plentific is a purpose-driven technology business. Since 2013, the company works with trade professionals and their property partners to transform their processes and the communities they serve. The company's platform and the marketplace is currently in use by landlords and property managers across residential, commercial and social applications throughout the United Kingdom, United States and Germany. Plentific was founded by Emre Kazan and Cem Savas to make it easy to find reliable trade services and manage property repairs and maintenance. The pair believed property management could and should be better - for local trades specialists, property managers and tenants.
A cloud-based software platform called ServiceTitan was created to support trades companies. The business' end-to-end solution offers contractors the resources they need to manage their back office, run and expand their businesses, and deliver excellent customer service. ServiceTitan is providing tradespeople with the technology they need to keep the world running by introducing an integrated SaaS platform to a sector that has historically been neglected by technology. Outstanding investors such as Bessemer Venture Partners, ICONIQ Growth, Index Ventures, Tiger Global Management, and T. Rowe Price support ServiceTitan.