CHICAGO (September 8, 2022) – The National Association of Realtors® today announced PunchListUSA as its preferred home repair estimates and services partner. Under this agreement, NAR members will gain free access to PunchListUSA’s online repair estimates, which can be obtained simply by uploading a home inspection PDF through the NAR REALTOR Benefits® website. Realtors® in PunchListUSA’s service areas can also receive 5% off the company’s turnkey repair and renovation services.
“Our members rely on us to provide streamlined solutions that enable buyers and sellers to easily meet their real estate goals,” said Rhonny Barragan, NAR vice president of strategic alliances. “PunchListUSA’s tech-powered repair pricing and service solution is uniquely equipped to solve the challenges facing today’s homeowners and Realtors®. We are proud to partner with them to bring these groundbreaking solutions to our members.”
PunchListUSA will provide NAR members with free, next-day online repair estimates to help their clients clearly understand and budget for repair needs diagnosed during home inspections. For members in the firm’s 14 service areas PunchListUSA will provide a 5% discount on repair and renovation services any time before, during or after the home sale.
PunchListUSA achieved notable success as a member of the 2020 REACH cohort, a unique technology scale-up program managed by Second Century Ventures, NAR’s strategic investment arm.
“Realtors® are vital to homeowner success,” said Min Alexander, PunchListUSA co-founder and chief executive officer. “Now, through this strategic partnership, 1.5 million Realtors® nationwide will be able to provide their clients with time-saving, accurate repair cost estimates and, in the markets we serve, turnkey repair and renovation services to maximize their home’s value – a giant step toward making homeownership more accessible for all.”
To get a free estimate, members can visit punchlistusa.com/nar, create a profile and upload the home inspection report PDF. If located in a PunchListUSA service area, members can easily book repair and renovation projects right from their estimate. All repairs and renovations services are backed by PunchListUSA’s one-year warranty.
The National Association of Realtors® is America’s largest trade association, representing more than 1.5 million members involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.
PunchListUSA is the first online real estate platform digitizing national home inspection data to create instant repair estimates and online service orders for homeowners, brokers, and institutional investors. The platform is powered by proprietary technology and property data to deliver home repair, renovation and lifecycle services at scale through innovative products, process automation and direct integration with industry partners. Exclusive inspection data access will power end-to-end home lifecycle services and product offerings to homeowners through the PunchListUSA marketplace in its next phase of growth. PunchListUSA is based in Charleston, South Carolina with operations in 14 major U.S. cities. Investors include Sweetwater Private Equity, Morpheus Ventures, Home Depot Ventures, Second Century Ventures, Palm Drive Capital, the Bielsky Family Office, IDEA Fund Partners, Meeting Street Capital, Solo Capital Management, VentureSouth, and a significant real estate operator and investor. For further information, please visit www.punchlistusa.com and PunchListUSA on LinkedIn.
About NAR REALTOR Benefits®
NAR REALTOR Benefits® is the association’s official member benefits program, connecting members with savings and unique offers on products and services just for Realtors® from more than 30 companies recognized as leaders in their respective industries.