CommonFloor

Basic info

http://www.commonfloor.com10 Years Old
Bangalore, IndiaInternet
501-1000 EmployeesPrivate company

About CommonFloor

CommonFloor is a leading real estate platform in India, dedicated to simplifying property related decisions. We empower people to realize their property dreams by making their search a delightful experience through our design, technology and innovation. We have over 5 lakh active property listings from over 200 cities and over 1 lakh residential projects listed with us. We are dedicated to meeting all aspects of consumers’ needs around their home through property search, apartment management and vendor management. CommonFloor has been funded by Accel Partners, Tiger Global and Google Capital. credits: www.commonfloor.com

CommonFloor impact

200
Cities Commonfloor is active in
5Lakhs
Active property listings on Commonfloor
70Lakh
Monthly online visitors
1.1Lakh
Projects

CommonFloor story

Jan-2007
The Start
CommonFloor was founded by three computer Science graduates, Sumit Jain from IIT Roorkee & Lalit Mangal from IIT Roorkee and Vikas Malpani from JSSATE Bangalore in 2007 from a garage. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Jan-2010
Series A funding
Bangalore-based maxHeap Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns real estate and apartment management portal CommonFloor.com, had raised Series A funding from Accel Partners. credits: www.vccircle.com
Oct-2012
Undisclosed Amount in Series B funding
In October 2012, Bangalore-based maxHeap Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns real estate and apartment management portal CommonFloor.com, had raised an undisclosed amount in Series B from the Tiger Global and others. credits: www.vccircle.com
Mar-2013
CommonFloor Mobile App launched
CommonFloor launched its Mobile App for seekers in March 2013 to provide facility to search properties and also provide facility to list properties. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Jul-2013
$7.5 million Series C investment
Bangalore-based maxHeap Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns real estate and apartment management portal CommonFloor.com, has secured $7.5 million in Series C round of funding from existing investors Accel Partners and Tiger Global Management, a New York-based investment firm. credits: www.vccircle.com
Oct-2013
National Consumer Sentiment Index launched
CommonFloor launches National Consumer Sentiment Index a survey of 600 consumers in six metros and 15 tier-two cities across the country in October 2013. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Jan-2014
INR 64 crores in Series D funding
Bangalore-based maxHeap Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns real estate and apartment management portal CommonFloor.com bags INR 64 crores in Series D funding from Tiger Global, Accel India credits: blog.commonfloor.com
Apr-2014
Acquired flat.to
Bangalore-based maxHeap Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns real estate and apartment management portal CommonFloor.com, acquired flat.to, a startup that helps bachelors find a home for rent. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Apr-2014
Ranked first in start up by alexa
Bangalore-based maxHeap Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns real estate and apartment management portal CommonFloor.com, Ranked first in start up ranking by alexa ranking and startup ranking. credits: en.wikipedia.org
Sep-2014
$30M in Series E funding
Bangalore-based maxHeap Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns real estate and apartment management portal CommonFloor.com,raises $30M in Series E round from existing investor Tiger Global. credits: blog.commonfloor.com

CommonFloor products & services

Renting and Buying Property

At CommomFloor, we help you buy and ernt apartments , houses and flats based on your choice of locality , builder or project. credits: www.commonfloor.com

Apartment and Locality Reviews

Apartments , Row Houses , Villas , Plots in various cities of India, can be reviewed . credits: www.commonfloor.com

Apartment Community Management Tools

CommonFloor Groups provides you the platform and tools to bring all residents together to build a happy community. 1.Discussion Forums: Bring out the best solutions, always. 2.Notices: Important information reaches your inbox, every time. 3.Events: Bring everyone together, to celebrate or to solve issues. 4.Resident Directory: Reach out to fellow residents, easily. credits: groups.commonfloor.com

Live-in Tours

Live-In Tours show you everything you need to know to decide quickly about your new home.Get a complete view of the property without stepping out of your home. Buy or Rent, Live-In Tours allow you to make the right decision every time. credits: www.commonfloor.com

CommonFloor Interview questions

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CommonFloor Software engineer interview

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Ankur AggarwalFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Kharagpur for Software engineer role at CommonFloor
Interview Process
Test Technical Interview Technical Interview HR Interview
Round 1

Test

Duration
60 Minutes
No. of Questions
6 questions
Test Sections
  • Section 1: Five multiple choice question and one coding question.
Interview Experience
Multiple choice questions were not that difficult, mostly on database and operating system. Coding question was good and i think that made the whole difference , it was on graph theory (distance between two nodes).
Interview Tips
In general prepare all the concepts of Dynamic programming for the tests during placements not only for commonfloor they are the most generally asked questions.
Round 2

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: General question on database
  • Question 2: Few algorithm based questions
  • Question 3: Detailed discussion about my projects
Interview Experience
I stuck in one of the database question , but my knowledge on my project and algorithm was good , finally they remarked me with good technical knowledge.
Interview Tips
Prepare your projects ,i think that is most vital part in your selection . I had friends who had good technical knowledge but didn't prepare there projects well they had to face failure at many places because of that.
Round 3

Technical Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: Discussion on my projects.
  • Question 2: Three or four puzzles
  • Question 3: Few dynamic programming problems
  • Question 4: One sorting based questions
Interview Experience
This round of mine i think was flawless i answered every questions. Step by step discussion with the panel on every question presented my point well .
Interview Tips
Try to discuss your every doubt with interviewer about the questions and even if don't know the answer try to solve the problem interviewer will help you .
Round 4

HR Interview

Interview Questions
  • Question 1: What is the most important thing you are taking with you from IIT Kgp?
  • Question 2: What do you know about commonfloor?
  • Question 3: Detailed discussion on all my projects.
Interview Experience
I didn't prepare the HR question so i was bit scared before the interview but i gone with the flow and answered all the questions as i actually felt . I had good knowledge on all my projects so i had no problem there.
Interview Tips
Prepare the hr questions because i n many interviews it could have made the difference i was shortlisted in VISA and i think finally hr round made the difference. All the above rounds were elimination.
Skills

Skills Tested

  • Database
  • Algorithm
  • Operating System
  • C
  • C++
  • JAVA
General Tips
Be focused every time , placement time in IIT can be very difficult . Don't get depressed if you don't get selected there are lot of companies.
Funny Moments
I did not slept for 3 days because of the schedule , my three test gone bad because of that.
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CommonFloor team

Sumit Jain

Co-Founder & CEO
Past: Co-Founder- maxHeap Technologies, Technical Staff Member- Oracle IndiaEducation : BTech- IIT RoorkeeLocation: Bangalore

Lalit Mangal

Co-Founder & CTO
Past: Co-Founder- maxHeap Technologies, Technical Staff Member- Oracle IndiaEducation : BTech- IIT RoorkeeLocation: Bangalore

Vikas Malpani

Co-Founder & Head- CF Groups
Past: Co-Founder- maxHeap Technologies, Software Engineer- SAP LabsEducation : BE- VTU BelgaumLocation: Bangalore

Chandrashekhar Vattikuti

VP-Products & Customer Services
Past: InMobi, Microsoft, Yahoo, Zensar Technologies, Interwoven Inc, Strand Life Sciences, WiproEducation : MBA- ISBLocation: Bengaluru

Vinayak Warke

VP- Marketing
Past: Head (Marketing & Sales)- BGG Information, Assistant General Manager- TOI Brand, Senior Manager (Marketing)- Walt Disney India, Group Account Manager- Ogilvy & Mather, Manager (Marketing)- Sony Entertainment Television, Project Engineer (Overseas Marketing)- KEC International, Design Engineer- VMS Consulting EngineersEducation : BE- VJTI, MBA- JBIMSLocation: Mumbai

CommonFloor office photos

Commonfloor Photos

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CommonFloor amusing facts

  1. 1
    CommonFloor is providing property search services in more than 120 cities across India. credits: en.wikipedia.org
  2. 2
    CommonFloor is listed in 33 startups by techin asia. credits: en.wikipedia.org
  3. 3
    CommonFloor Ranked first in start up ranking by Alexa ranking and startup ranking. credits: en.wikipedia.org

CommonFloor office locations

Bengaluru Office
Commonfloor.Com, Bengaluru maxHeap Technologies Pvt. Ltd. B-7, Diamond District, HAL Airport Road, Bengaluru
Bengaluru
560008
+91- 8045194400
Hyderabad Office
CommonFloor, Karachi Bakery, Road Number 1, Shyam Rao Nagar, Banjara Hills
Hyderabad
Telangana 500034
096202 06060
Gurgaon Office
CommonFloor, Unit 403,Tower A,Signature Towers
Gurgaon
Haryana 122001
098115 79598

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