Philadelphia tech real estate firm to enter Central Florida

Tech-driven real estate brokerage Houwzer raised a $9.5 million Series A funding round as the 75-person company plans to double its headcount and expand to both the Orlando and Baltimore markets within the next year. 

The funding, led by Princeton, New Jersey-based Edison Partners, brings Houwzer’s total backing to $17 million. Previous investors, including Ira Lubert and NBA Hall of Famer David Robinson’s Admiral Capital Group, also joined in the round. Read more here.