51 - 100 employees
Series B
Consumer

Ribbon Company Overview

Ribbon, a New York and Charlotte-based business, was born in 2017 with the mission of creating a level playing field and improving the experience for consumers and realtors in the home buying process. We are a group of passionate technologists, financial innovators and real estate experts. Our team has built market leading companies and overseen the purchase and sale of over 10,000 homes throughout our careers. We come from companies such as: LendingClub, Twitter, Spotify and Invitation Homes.

Based on our mission, we secured financing from top tier venture capital firms who shared in our mission to fixing the real estate transaction for the community. Our investors include Greylock, NFX, Bain Capital Ventures and NYCA -- the people behind incredible brands such as, Trulia, Airbnb, LinkedIn and DocuSign.

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Who are we? Ribbon is a first of its kind real estate technology company transforming the real estate transaction by delivering certainty, transparency and joy to the home buying process. Consumers and realtors deserve a better experience, and we have designed an open platform that welcomes everyone in the ecosystem to participate. As members of the Ribbon team, we live out our mission every day through our core values: Be an invited guest to dinner - Everything we do is in the service of the customer. Be a (home) owner - If we see a problem...
HR, Finance, & Operations
New York
Who are we? Ribbon is a first of its kind real estate technology company transforming the real estate transaction by delivering certainty, transparency and joy to the home buying process. Consumers and realtors deserve a better experience, and we have designed an open platform that welcomes everyone in the ecosystem to participate. As members of the Ribbon team, we live out our mission every day through our core values: Be an invited guest to dinner - Everything we do is in the service of the customer. Be a (home) owner - If we see a problem...
Product Management
New York
Who are we? Ribbon is a first of its kind real estate technology company transforming the real estate transaction by delivering certainty, transparency and joy to the home buying process. Consumers and realtors deserve a better experience, and we have designed an open platform that welcomes everyone in the ecosystem to participate. As members of the Ribbon team, we live out our mission every day through our core values: Be an invited guest to dinner - Everything we do is in the service of the customer. Be a (home) owner - If we see a...
Software Engineering/QA
New York
Who are we? Ribbon is a first of its kind real estate technology company transforming the real estate transaction by delivering certainty, transparency and joy to the home buying process. Consumers and realtors deserve a better experience, and we have designed an open platform that welcomes everyone in the ecosystem to participate. As members of the Ribbon team, we live out our mission every day through our core values: Be an invited guest to dinner - Everything we do is in the service of the customer. Be a (home) owner - If we see a...
Product Management
New York
Who are we? Ribbon is a first of its kind real estate technology company transforming the real estate transaction by delivering certainty, transparency and joy to the home buying process. Consumers and realtors deserve a better experience, and we have designed an open platform that welcomes everyone in the ecosystem to participate. As members of the Ribbon team, we live out our mission every day through our core values: Be an invited guest to dinner - Everything we do is in the service of the customer. Be a (home) owner - If we see a...
Software Engineering/QA
New York
Who are we? Ribbon is a first of its kind real estate technology company transforming the real estate transaction by delivering certainty, transparency and joy to the home buying process. Consumers and realtors deserve a better experience, and we have designed an open platform that welcomes everyone in the ecosystem to participate. Ribbon is looking for a talented Marketing Coordinator to support all aspects of our organic marketing strategy. As a member of the Marketing team, and reporting into the Growth Marketing Lead, you will be responsible for...
Marketing
New York
Who are we? Ribbon is a first of its kind real estate technology company transforming the real estate transaction by delivering certainty, transparency and joy to the home buying process. Consumers and realtors deserve a better experience, and we have designed an open platform that welcomes everyone in the ecosystem to participate. Ribbon is looking for a talented Performance Marketing Coordinator to support in all aspects of our paid acquisition efforts. As a member of the Marketing team, and reporting into the Growth Marketing Lead, you will be responsible...
Marketing

Hi, we’re Ribbon. We’re on a mission to make homeownership achievable. 

Come join an incredibly gifted and fun group on our mission to build the most iconic brand in real estate technology.  We are re-designing the way we buy and sell our homes to be modern, online and transparent.  Along the way, we are disrupting a $1.5T market and creating a level playing field for consumers to make homeownership achievable.  Through the power of data, technology, capital and industry experience, we are building a market network that integrates all people into one single online experience. 
 
Our team has built market leading companies and overseen the purchase and sale of over 20,000 homes throughout their careers. Ribbon raised a Series B financing round from top tier venture capitalist firms including: Greylock, Bain Capital Ventures, NFX, NYCA and Thomvest -- investors behind incredible brands such as Trulia, Airbnb, LinkedIn, SoFi, and DocuSign.  
 
To date, Ribbon has raised $55M in VC and $300M in debt capital, led by Goldman Sachs and is the fastest growing company in the space, growing >10x over the past year. 
 
If you are motivated by big and challenging problems that will stretch your imagination, let Ribbon be your new home. 

Ribbon HQ is located in New York, NY with teams in Charlotte, Raleigh, and Nashville. We launched our first market in Charlotte, NC in 2018 and now serve North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Georgia which have several of the fastest growing real estate markets in the country. We have ambitious plans to scale to another 6-10 new markets in the very near-term. Learn more and follow along on:  www.ribbonhome.com

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Blog

July 1, 2020
So you want to buy your first house? Congratulations! That’s great news.It’s a familiar story that usually goes something like this:You’re excited to finally own your own home.You do all the research — scouring the internet to look at houses, mortgages, and even new furniture.But, when it comes time to house hunt, you’re completely overwhelmed.You have no idea how to choose the right house for you.Eventually, you end up settling for a house just to end the long, arduous, and of...
June 24, 2020
And what it means for the months ahead.We are living in an unprecedented time. The United States is facing the worst economic crisis since The Great Depression, driven by COVID-19, and an increasing unemployment rate, currently as high as 14.7%. Protests have also erupted across the world in support of George Floyd, police reform, and racial inequality.In March and April, we waited for signs of how the housing market would react to these moments in real time. In May, as more states began to ope...
June 4, 2020
A message from our founders, Shaival Shah and Jian Wei GanDear Ribbon Community,As we try to process the senseless and tragic deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and the many others whose lives have been cut short by racist violence, we want to reach out to you directly.To our entire Ribbon community, we stand in solidarity with the Black community — our customers, our partners, our team — in the fight against racial injustice. The systemic racism and violence towa...
June 1, 2020
From our co-founders Shaival Shah and Jian Wei Gan.It’s been a very painful and tragic week. Our hearts break over the senseless deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and the many others whose lives have been cut short by racist violence.We stand in solidarity with the Black community — our team, our customers, our partners — in the fight against racism and injustice. We are committed to building a company that fights inequality, and we stand against racism in any...
May 27, 2020
You’ve found a home you love. Now what?First of all, congratulations! You’ve found a home you love and are ready to make an offer. You’re probably, like, now what? Which is a totally fair question. The answer is to now ask your realtor the following questions.Why is the seller moving?Understanding what is motivating the seller — downsizing, relocation, etc. — could put you in a better position to win the home of your dreams. For example, if a seller is relocating, a fast clos...