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Porch Group Closes Residential Warranty Services (RWS) Acquisition, Strengthening Market-Leading Position in the Strategic Home Inspection Industry

Porch Group, Inc.

Porch Group, Inc.

SEATTLE, April 04, 2022 (World NEWSWIRE) — Porch Team, Inc. (“Porch” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: PRCH), a leading vertical program enterprise reinventing the residence expert services industry, properly completed its earlier introduced acquisition of the house guarantee and inspection software program and services companies from Residential Guarantee Companies (RWS) on April 1, 2022. The acquisition even more improves Porch’s potential to include worth to dwelling inspectors and enhances complete house warranty abilities.

The acquired organizations present shopper partnership administration (CRM) program, remember test application and a one of a kind 90-working day guarantee product by more than 1,000 home inspection providers. RWS distributes once-a-year household warranty items by a nationwide network of true estate agents.

Full thing to consider in the transaction is $33 million, including $29 million of dollars, $4 million of Porch popular inventory and extra contingent consideration tied to the effectiveness of a not too long ago launched small business line. Porch expects RWS to contribute close to $8 million of earnings in 2022 based on annualized income of $10 million, in line with beforehand communicated anticipations at time of signing.

“We have worked with the RWS group for a lot of yrs and their addition to Porch tremendously bolsters our management position in the strategic household inspection industry,” said Matt Ehrlichman, Founder, Chairman and CEO. “Over the last numerous quarters, we have recognized rapid expansion through the expansion of our assistance choices, and RWS accelerates our guarantee company and tactic. RWS inspection and warranty solutions strategically align with Porch’s choices, giving us confidence in our potential to generate advancement in 2022 and further than.”

About Porch Group
Seattle-dependent Porch Team, the vertical computer software platform for the property, supplies program and providers to extra than 24,000 property products and services providers these as home inspectors, mortgage businesses and bank loan officers, title businesses, going organizations, authentic estate businesses, utility organizations, and guarantee providers. By way of these associations and its multiple brands, Porch gives a shifting concierge support to homebuyers, aiding them conserve time and make superior decisions on vital companies, which includes coverage, guarantee, going, protection, Television/net, residence restore and enhancement, and much more. To discover a lot more about Porch, check out porchgroup.com or porch.com.

Ahead-Searching Statements

This push release incorporates “forward-seeking statements” within just the meaning of the Non-public Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Phrases these as “believe,” “intend, “demonstrate,” “expect,” “estimate,” “anticipate,” “should” and “likely” and equivalent expressions recognize ahead-on the lookout statements. In addition, statements that are not historic really should also be deemed forward-on the lookout statements. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on those people forward-searching statements, which speak only as of the date the assertion was created. These kinds of ahead-hunting statements are based on current expectations that include a quantity of recognised and mysterious pitfalls, uncertainties and other elements which may well cause genuine activities to be materially distinct from people expressed or implied by these forward-on the lookout statements. Other aspects may result in Porch’s precise success to differ materially from people expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements and this sort of variables are mentioned in Porch’s filings with the U.S. Securities and Trade Commission (“SEC”), like its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal calendar year finished December 31, 2021 and subsequent stories submitted by Porch with the SEC. Copies of Porch’s filings with the SEC could be received at the “Investors” section of Porch’s web-site at ir.porchgroup.com or on the SEC’s site at www.sec.gov.

The ahead-hunting statements involved in this announcement are manufactured as of the date hereof. Porch is not beneath any obligation to (and expressly disclaims any these kinds of obligation to) update any of the information in this push release if any ahead-hunting assertion afterwards turns out to be inaccurate whether as a end result of new facts, foreseeable future gatherings or usually, besides as normally might be required by the federal securities laws.

Investor Relations Call:
Walter Ruddy, Head of Investor Relations & Treasury
Porch Group
(206) 715-2369
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Matt Glover and Alex Thompson
Gateway Team, Inc.
(949) 574-3860
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Porch Push get hold of:
Catherine Adcock
Gateway Group, Inc.
(949) 386-6332
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