Weekly Reads

A collection of articles from around the web curated by the Nine Four Ventures team

Board of Directors

As a VC, our job is to speak to numerous companies, evaluate them, and determine which ones are best positioned for success. In the diligence process, many categories of questions come up, each with their own set of countless questions, but overall, we want to…

Weekly Reads

A collection of articles from around the web curated by the Nine Four Ventures team

Property Management: The Gateway to Future Growth Verticals

Property management is not only a major pain point felt by millions of landlords but also offers a terrific foundational platform from which many future products can naturally grow out of.

Weekly Reads

A collection of articles from around the web curated by the Nine Four Ventures team

The Sustainability Shift

Building a sustainable brand in today’s eco-conscious climate is something real estate companies can no longer ignore. Not only do renters and owners expect it, it’s imperative to take part in this movement as real estate stands for 40% of overall energy usage globally. Yet,…

Weekly Reads

A collection of articles from around the web curated by the Nine Four Ventures team

Hospitality, Short Term Rentals, and The Value of Consistency

From the short-term rental point of view, the positions that Marriott, Hilton, and other hospitality brands are taking with regards to home-sharing, consistency, and demand, indicate that professionally managed short-term rental companies could be on to something.

Lightstone leads $8M funding round for appraisal startup Bowery Valuation

Nine Four Ventures and Greenspring Associates also participated in the firm’s latest round, which follows the company’s $12 million Series A earlier this year.

Weekly Reads

A collection of articles from around the web curated by the Nine Four Ventures team