October 6, 2014

In a bid to buoy its global expansion efforts and buff up its platform, Houzz has secured $165 million in financing from a round of existing investors (and a couple new faces) for the launch of Houzz Marketplace.

Houzz Marketplace is a direct response to demand for a shopping function from Houzz users. The home products marketplace makes over 1 million products and materials available for purchase via the Houzz website and app, which could contribute to Houzz's image as a one-stop shop for renovation needs.

January 17, 2014

Home remodeling and design platform Houzz is opening its first offices abroad, a move motivated by the 35% share online traffic that already comes from outside the U.S.

January 25, 2012

Lowe's and Houzz, a website for home remodeling ideas, design and social interaction, has announced a marketing relationship that kicks off with a "Dream Kitchen" sweepstakes. The winner of the contest will receive a “dream kitchen,” valued at $50,000, designed and built by Houzz's top designers and contractors with materials from Lowe's.