Weekly Refresh: SoFi Opens Seattle Office While Redfin Expands South

by Anna Holmquist
November 4, 2019
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SoFi opens Seattle office. The San Francisco-based personal finance company announced the opening of a 50-person office in downtown Seattle, making it their 10th location. [Built In Seattle]

October saw over $83 million in funding for six Seattle startups. Two of the companies raised $20 million each: Accolade, a personalized healthcare platform that partners with Humana, and Maven, a media company working to create a new business model for online publishers. [Built In Seattle]

Twistle gains $16 million investment. Founded in 2011, Twistle has created a healthcare platform that allows organizations to deliver personalized care to patients in their homes. The funding will go toward further innovation with a focus on human-assisted automation to improve patient care. [PRNewswire]

Nintex makes cloud options available in EU. Over 8,000 private and public sector clients use the company’s platform. Nintex Workflow Cloud, the company’s flagship process automation solution, is now available in the European Union. [PRNewswire]

Redfin expands to Savannah, Chattanooga and Northern Kentucky. The tech-powered real estate brokerage serves over 90 major metro areas in North America. The expansion gives these new markets access to their website, app and full-service agents. [PRNewswire]

Seattle startup Modus raises $12.5 million. The company aims to automate most of the work that’s done in the title and escrow phase of home-buying. Modus is also developing other services and products to empower real estate agents and consumers. [GeekWire]

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