Landis is a company started by Cyril Berdugo and Tom Petit. They want to help more Americans own homes. Right now, many people rent homes because it’s hard to buy one. People who want to buy a home can talk to Landis. The company checks if they can handle a mortgage. If they can, Landis helps them find a home to rent. Part of their rent saves up for buying the home later. After a year, they can buy that home. Landis uses special tools to understand people’s money habits. This helps them give good advice. The company, based in New York, got $15M recently. They want to help more people own their homes.