Kensington Venture Fund Invests in Real Matters


Kensington Venture Fund is pleased to announce an investment in Real Matters, a fast growing financial services technology company that serves the North American real estate industry.

With its proprietary SaaS-based technology platform, Real Matters optimizes the management of regulated real estate processes such as appraisals, insurance inspections, title search, and mortgage closings.  It serves the North American mortgage industry through Solidifi, Linear Title & Closing, and Southwest Financial Services, and the property and casualty insurance industry through iv3CUS.  Solidifi is a leading independent provider of residential real estate appraisals to the mortgage market with 60 of the top 100 lenders as customers.  Linear is a top-five independent provider of title and mortgage closing services in America.

Real Matters has offices in Buffalo (NY), Cincinnati (OH), Middletown (RI), and Markham (ON) and is led by Jason Smith, President & CEO and founder. Jason has 25+ years of experience building and leading companies in North America and was the founder, director and executive of Basis100, formerly one of the largest technology providers to the North American mortgage industry.

We are excited to work with Real Matters and welcome them to the Kensington portfolio.