HomeAway

HomeAway operates an online marketplace that provides vacation property management and marketing services. Read more

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HomeAway

HomeAway operates an online marketplace that provides vacation property management and marketing services. Read more

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Airbnb is HomeAway's biggest rival. Airbnb was founded in San Francisco, California} in 2007. Like HomeAway, Airbnb also competes in the Internet Software sector. Compared to HomeAway, Airbnb generates $2.5B more revenue.

Booking.com is HomeAway's #2 rival. Booking.com's headquarters is in Amsterdam, Other, and was founded in 1996. Booking.com operates in the Application Software industry. Booking.com generates 466% of HomeAway's revenue.

FlipKey is HomeAway's #3 competitor. FlipKey was founded in 2007 in Boston, Massachusetts. FlipKey competes in the Travel Agency field. FlipKey generates $1.2B less revenue than HomeAway.

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HomeAway Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Emerald City All-Stars, LLC.

Oct 2015

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undisclosed
Dwellable lets people find and book vacation rentals on their mobile phones.
Glad To Have You, Inc.

Mar 2014

Source »
undisclosed
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Stayz Pty., Ltd.

Dec 2013

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$198M
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Bookabach Ltd.

Nov 2013

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undisclosed
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travelmob

Jul 2013

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undisclosed
travelmob is a social networking for booking accommodation and room rentals.

These are all the companies that HomeAway has acquired. HomeAway has acquired 21 companies and its latest acquisition was Emerald City All-Stars, LLC. in Oct 2015. Dwellable lets people find and book vacation rentals on their mobile phones.

HomeAway Funding History

Since HomeAway was founded in 2005, it has participated in 10 rounds of funding. In total HomeAway has raised $723.3M. HomeAway's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $150.0K

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt - PPP (CARES Act)
Apr 2020
$150K - $350K

U.S. Small Business Administration.

IPO
Jun 2011
$216M

Equity
Nov 2010
$446.8K
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Unattributed
Oct 2010
$25M
Equity
Sep 2010
$3M
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Since HomeAway was founded in 2005, it has participated in 10 rounds of funding. In total HomeAway has raised $723.3M. HomeAway's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $150.0K

HomeAway Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Flat4Day is an online marketplace that offers vacation rentals, holiday homes, furnished apartments and villas in Turkey.
$2M
May 27, 2015
Equity
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CanadaStays is a travel destination platform that enables users to search and book home vacation rental services.
$6M
Apr 06, 2015
Series A
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Trip.com is a travel community application that allows user to plan and book for hotels, flights and destinations.
$20M
Oct 30, 2014
Series C
Nov 01, 2017
HotSpot Tax offers sales-tax filing services to owners and managers of vacation rental properties in the United States.
$1.6M
Jul 31, 2014
Debt
Mar 01, 2015
Tujia is an online portal that enables users to search, discover and book for holiday rental homes.
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Feb 17, 2013
Series B
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These are all the companies that HomeAway has invested in. HomeAway has invested 21 companies and its latest investment was Emerald City All-Stars, LLC. in Oct 2015. Dwellable lets people find and book vacation rentals on their mobile phones.

HomeAway News

March 5, 2020FinanzNachrichten

European Families Globetrotting More Than Ever Before

LONDON, March 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- HomeAway launches first Family Holiday Insider revealing Europe... See more »
December 9, 2019TTG Asia

Big data, technology drive Expedia and HomeAway's growth in APAC

As the digital transformation wave sweeps across the tourism industry, travel retailers are waking up... See more »
November 12, 2019FinanzNachrichten

More Home Owners Opening Their Doors For Holidaymakers

Internet access is the most crucial amenity for buyers and guests LONDON, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ ... See more »
September 3, 2019Pulse2.0

Brian Sharples, Cotter Cunningham, And Julian Castelli Join Next Coast Entrepreneurs Council

Austin, Texas-based VC firm Next Coast Ventures is adding Brian Sharples, Cotter Cunningham, and Juli... See more »
August 30, 2019TravelDailyNews Asia

HomeAway launches virtual tours in Bali

HomeAway launches virtual tours in Bali tKoumelis Fri, 08/30/2019 - 13:51... See more »
August 22, 2019Law 360

HomeAway Fights Class Cert. Bid In Traveler Fee Suit

HomeAway.com has urged a Texas federal judge not to certify a class of homeowners alleging the compan... See more »
July 31, 2019VRM Intel

Migrating V12 and YesBookIt Users to Escapia

This week, HomeAway Software announced to its property management (PM) software clients that it plans... See more »

HomeAway Blogs

April 23, 2018HomeAway Blog

Enjoy a Celebration Vacation in Florence

Celebrating a big milestone soon or simply have a desire to get away? Whether it be a birthday or an ... See more »
April 19, 2018HomeAway Blog

As seen on Meet the Peetes: Palm Springs rental

Hallmark Channel's "Meet the Peetes" follows the journey of Holly and Rodney Peete as they juggle rai... See more »
April 13, 2018HomeAway Blog

Become One with the Earth This Earth Day

In honor of Earth Day on April 22, HomeAway has put together a list of properties that allow you to b... See more »
April 10, 2018HomeAway Blog

Travel Tuesday: New Orleans Getaways

If Mardi Gras isn't your cup of cafe au lait, that's OK. For this Travel Tuesday, HomeAway's Melanie ... See more »
April 5, 2018HomeAway Blog

Tiny Rental Homes in Florida

Have big plans for summer but a not-so-big budget? Think small, in fact, think tiny. This doesn't mea... See more »
April 3, 2018HomeAway Blog

As seen on Houston Life: Summer Travel with HomeAway.com

Spring break has come and gone, but now is the time to start booking your summer vacation. As seen on... See more »
March 29, 2018HomeAway Blog

A Weekend in Pittsburgh with NSBE

Our recruiters and engineers just got back from Pittsburgh and they simply can't stop raving about th... See more »

HomeAway Press Releases

October 17, 2018streetinsider

Win a Vacation Home Stay Complete with a Private Ski Resort

An entire mountain, nary another skier nor snowboarder to break your rhythm or cut the lift line, maj... See more »
September 17, 2018PressReleasePoint

More Vacation Home Buyers Purchasing for Financial Gain, Not Just Family Getaways, According to New Survey From Real Estate Adviser Savills and HomeAway

AUSTIN, Texas, September 17, 2018 - The international market for second homes has changed significant... See more »
September 12, 2018PressReleasePoint

HomeAway Hurricane Florence Advisory

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 11, 2018 - HomeAway® reminds travelers who have yet to embark on their planned t... See more »
September 3, 2018My Social Good News

New Travel Website Makes It Easier To Travel With Pets, Benefits Emancipet

Travelers who book pet-friendly homes make vet care possible for animals in need Press Release - Aust... See more »
August 28, 2018PRWeb

Drop the Pumpkin Spice Latte Until You've Completed This One Travel Task

Call it the pumpkin spice rule of travel: Book winter ski trips while sipping that first famous latte... See more »
August 28, 2018PressReleasePoint

HomeAway and Proper Insurance develop comprehensive homeowners policy for vacation rentals

Backed by Lloyd's of London, new policy offers comprehensive property coverage, lost income replaceme... See more »

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Austin, Texas78758

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HomeAway Inc., (NASDAQ: AWAY) operates an online marketplace that provides vacation property management and marketing services. It was founded by Brian Sharples and Carl Shepherd in 2005 and headquartered in Austin, Texas with 1,780 employees. It is t...

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Frequently Asked Questions about HomeAway

  1. When was HomeAway founded?

    HomeAway was founded in 2005
  2. How much revenue does HomeAway generate?

    HomeAway generates $1.2B in revenue
  3. How much funding does HomeAway have?

    HomeAway has historically raised $723.3M in funding
  4. Where is HomeAway's headquarters?

    HomeAway's headquarters is in Austin Texas, USA
  1. How many employees does HomeAway have?

    HomeAway has 2,000 employees
  2. What sector does HomeAway operate in?

    HomeAway is in Internet Software, Digital Marketing, Online Marketplace
  3. Who are HomeAway's competitors?

    HomeAway's top competitors are Airbnb, Booking.com, FlipKey
  4. Who has HomeAway invested in?

    HomeAway's has invested in companies such as Flat4Day, CanadaStays, Trip.com