Pune based Start-up Homfie.com is a complete home solutions package. Founded in December 2015, it’s the brain child of six final year engineering students. It deals with variety of housing services including Buy/Sell/Rent home, Movers, Renting Furniture/Appliance, Appliance repair, Plumber, Electrician, Cleaning & Pest Control.
“In today’s cut throat competitive world people shift to different cities for better career prospects and finding a new customised home is a big challenge. We are providing all the facilities to the customer in just a click” said Mr Vijay Singh Co Founder HomFie.
Barely 3 months in the market, has HomFie already has around 50 vendors for its different services. It promises the customers to provide fast services within 1 hr without any extra cost. Homfie does a very strict verification of its vendors before registration. Any vendor found to provide malafide information is terminated immediately.
Currently a bootstrapped company, Founders of HomFie are already in talks with some Investors for seed funding.
“We are already generating revenues from our different services, thanks to the word of mouth publicity by our happy customers” said Mr. Singh
On being enquired about its future strategy, Mr. Singh said “We are soon going to introduce Home solutions ‘Friend Zone, Best house & CrackDeal’ to provide brokerage free services to House seekers and Builders/House owners. We are aiming to cover entire Pune by December 2016”.
When you start thinking about it?
- Ans- I started thinking about it September last year when my sister transferred to Agra and she find difficulty in finding house and house hold services. She even find difficulty in downloading so many applications in her phone due to storage problem. Thus i started thinking about making a single platform which gives all the house related services.
- How you rope your friends to join you?
- Ans- Making a team is one of the most difficult task in any startup specially when you have empty pocket. I started discussing my idea with my college and old school friends both but for almost discussing it with 25 people and 2 month of time i able to convince my 5 friends on my idea i.e, Antriksh pandita, vedvarat singh parihar, sushant chudhary, bobby vihan and Devendra basankar. They all like my idea and see the potential of idea.
- Tell us more about friendzone, Besthouse & crackDeal?
- Ans- Friendzone, Besthouse and CrackDeal is our 3 Smart house finding module where Friendzone helps you to find where and which houses your schoolmate, colleagues, college mate search and live. Besthouse help you to rid of the confusion of choosing which house is best for you out of your shortlisted houses on the distance basis thing you need nearby your house i.e, grocery shop, mall ,office or school or college. Our CrackDeal is for those who is searching property to buy, it helps buyer or users to connect with seller or builders sales team directly. It gives both a transparency even they are interacting through digitally and helps builders and sellers to convert lead into sales easily.