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closed 2/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Blocket Bostad, acquired Qasa

synopsis: Blocket, Sweden's largest marketplace for second-hand housing has decided to acquire Qasa, a Swedish digital platform that manages rental agreements, secures deposits and guarantees rent payments for people who want to rent out their homes.
buyer: Blocket Bostad
Blocket Bostad is Sweden's most comprehensive marketplace which includes broker advertisements, private sales, short and long-term rentals, foreign residences and wish-rent ads. With approximately 5 million unique visitors a week, Blocket Bostad is one of Sweden's most popular housing markets. "
target: Qasa
Qasa is a Swedish digital platform that manages rental agreements, secures deposits and guarantees rent payments for people who want to rent out their homes. Qasa matches the right home to the right tenant and helps users gain trust in each other through credit checks and collected references.
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closed 8/7/2019 via BNC Analysis

Grexter Living, acquired i2Stay LLP

synopsis: Grexter Living, the Bengaluru based co-living services startup, has acquihired i2Stay, a marketplace that provides affordable accommodation targeted at working professionals. They were founded in 2018 and are based in Bengaluru, India.
buyer: Grexter Living
Launched in January 2016, Grexter Living provides built-to-suit urban studio rooms, which caters primarily to salaried employees, fresh graduates, and techies in the age group of 18-25 years. They are based in India. "
target: i2Stay LLP
i2Stay, launched in 2018, is a marketplace that provides affordable accommodation targeted at working professionals. They are based in Bengaluru, India.
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closed 11/30/2016 via BNC Analysis

Novasol AS, acquired Wimdu GmbH

synopsis: The Danish apartment manager Novasol has taken over Wimdu. Wimdu is a dynamic European start-up company aiming to build the leading marketplace for private apartment rentals.
buyer parent: Wyndham Worldwide
buyer: Novasol AS
Novasol A/S is North Europe's largest company for holiday rentals. After more than 40 years in the business Novasol A/S has developed into Northern Europe's largest company for holiday rentals with 40.000 holiday rentals in 29 European countries. "
target parent: 9flats
target: Wimdu GmbH
Wimdu is a dynamic European start-up company aiming to build the leading marketplace for private apartment rentals. Wimdu was founded in early 2011, and has grown rapidly thanks to a highly motivated team of over 300 global developers, entrepreneurs and marketers.
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closed 11/4/2016 via BNC Analysis

Wimdu GmbH merged with 9flats,

synopsis: Wimdu and 9flats joined hands together to be on the top of the online platform for private holiday apartments in Europe.Wimdu is a dynamic European start-up company aiming to build the leading marketplace for private apartment rentals.
buyer: 9flats
9flats.com is an innovative online marketplace that connects people who want to rent out a spare room, flat or igloo with people who want to stay in more personal accommodation than a hotel when they travel. Founded in 2010, the company now has over 180,000 places listed in more than 100 countries. "
target: Wimdu GmbH
Wimdu is a dynamic European start-up company aiming to build the leading marketplace for private apartment rentals. Wimdu was founded in early 2011, and has grown rapidly thanks to a highly motivated team of over 300 global developers, entrepreneurs and marketers.
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closed 1/13/2014 via Yahoo, Inc.

Homeexchange.Com Inc., acquired ahaGO, Inc.

synopsis: HomeExchange.com, the largest and fastest growing online home exchange travel company in the world, has acquired Aha! Go. The company operates an online web portal for home exchange and vacation rental marketplace. The company was founded in 2000 and is based in the United States.
buyer: HomeExchange.Com Inc.
HomeExchange.com is the largest and fastest growing online home exchange travel company in the world. HomeExchange.com makes it easy to plan and enjoy a home exchange vacation in almost any country, city or area of interest and offers travelers a memorable, authentic 'live like a local' experience. "
target: ahaGO, Inc.
ahaGO, Inc. operates an online web portal for home exchange and vacation rental marketplace. The company was founded in 2000 and is based in the United States.
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closed 12/4/2013 via Company Press Release

HomeAway, Inc., acquired Stayz Pty Ltd.

synopsis: HomeAway, Inc., the world’s leading online marketplace for vacation rentals, announced it has acquired Stayz Group, the publisher of Stayz.com.au and the leading online vacation rental marketplace in Australia. The Stayz Group was purchased from Fairfax Digital, a division of Fairfax Media Limited
buyer: HomeAway, Inc. (AWAY:$485.27)
HomeAway, Inc., based in Austin, Texas, is the worldwide leader in online vacation rentals. Through HomeAway, owners and property managers offer an extensive selection of vacation homes that provide travelers with memorable experiences and benefits. "
target parent: Fairfax Media Ltd.
target: Stayz Pty Ltd.
Stayz Pty Limited provides online holiday booking services in Australia. It books holiday accommodation; and provides advertising Website that allows property owners to list and promote holiday accommodation, and receive and manage enquiries in relation to their property.
price ($mm)
$195
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$23
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closed 12/14/2012 via GlobeNewswire

Zillow, Inc., acquired HotPads

synopsis: Zillow, Inc., the leading real estate information marketplace, announced it has completed the acquisition of San Francisco-based HotPads, a map-based rental and real estate search site, for approximately $16 million in cash.
buyer: Zillow, Inc. (Z:$3,339.82)
Zillow, Inc. is the leading real estate information marketplace, providing vital information about homes, real estate listings and mortgages through its website and mobile applications. Zillow operates Zillow.com, Zillow Mortgage Marketplace, Zillow Mobile, Postlets and Diverse Solutions. "
target: HotPads
HotPads is a map-based housing search engine, delivering the most meaningful and interactive housing search experience online. HotPads features rentals, homes for sale, foreclosures, vacation rentals, and hotels.
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$15
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closed 8/13/2018 via Bloomberg

Roomi, acquired Dada Room

synopsis: Roomi announced that it’s buying Dada Room, a similar roommate-matching service with 800,000 members that’s based in Mexico City. Dada Room is Latin America’s fastest growing online service for shared housing. They are a global community marketplace where users list rooms for rent and connect with compatible roommates.
buyer: Roomi
Roomi is a peer-to-peer marketplace making it safer and easier for young people in large cities to search for room rentals, sublets and roommates. Users are easily able to list their place, then Roomi verifies every listing and offers additional safety features, like background checks. "
target: Dada Room
Dada Room is Latin America’s fastest growing online service for shared housing. They tackle the problem of access to independent housing for the young adults. They are a global community marketplace where users list rooms for rent and connect with compatible roommates.
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closed 6/12/2017 via BusinessWire

Roomi, acquired The Room Ring

synopsis: Roomi, a peer-to-peer mobile-first platform transforming the rental and shared housing industry, announced the acquisition of New York-based housemate finder company, The Room Ring. The Room Ring was founded in 2015 as a mobile platform for finding roommates and room rentals.
buyer: Roomi
Roomi is a free mobile app and web experience that simplifies the housemate and housing search in major cities, where it’s often unaffordable to live alone. The shared living platform makes it easy for people to post and list rooms and connect safely. "
target: The Room Ring
The Room Ring was founded in 2015 as a mobile platform for finding roommates and room rentals. With a focus on finding compatibility between roommates and integrating into user’s social networks, The Room Ring continues to add enthusiastic users to its growing community.
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closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

GuesttoGuest, acquired HomeExchange.Com Inc.

synopsis: GuesttoGuest, the largest global community for home exchange, has announced that it has acquired US-based international home swapping company HomeExchange. HomeExchange boasts 67,000 home listings in 150 countries and is strongly established in the United States market.
buyer: GuesttoGuest
GuestToGuest is a social network whose members exchange their homes over the holidays. Its goal: to allow everyone to go on their dream vacation by exchanging their homes in a simple and fair way. "
target: HomeExchange.Com Inc.
HomeExchange.com is the largest and fastest growing online home exchange travel company in the world. HomeExchange.com makes it easy to plan and enjoy a home exchange vacation in almost any country, city or area of interest and offers travelers a memorable, authentic 'live like a local' experience.
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closed 1/13/2017 via PR Web

LandlordStation, acquired RadPad

synopsis: LandlordStation, a leader in tenant screening and other services for landlords & property managers, announced that it has acquired RadPad, a mobile marketplace that connects renters & landlords. LandlordStation intends to integrate its existing landlord & tenant customer bases into RadPad’s technology platform to create a new kind of marketplace.
buyer: LandlordStation
LandlordStation, based in Dallas, Texas, has provided online solutions to more than 80,000 landlords and property managers. The company's product lineup includes tenant screening, tenant portals, online rent payments, document and data management, and e-signatures. "
target: RadPad
Founded in 2013 and is based on Los Angeles, RadPad is an end-to-end rental marketplace focused around people. Renters use RadPad to find a place, sign their lease and pay rent. Landlords use RadPad to list places, sign leases electronically and accept rents.
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closed 9/8/2016 via BNC Analysis

Common, acquired Skylight

synopsis: Common, a co-living company, has acquired sublet search site Skylight, which offers flexible-term rentals and handles rents automatically via credit or debit card through their mobile app.
buyer: Common
Common partners with property owners and local organizations to create residential communities with monthly terms, shared services, and community events and management. "
target: Skylight
Skylight is an iOS and Android app that enables users to find apartments for rent in New York City. Users can view apartment details, instantly chat with agents, and shortlist their favorite listings.
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closed 11/19/2014 via BNC Analysis

E-loue S.A.R.L, acquired Sejourning SA

synopsis: E-loue a site where consumers can rent all types of goods, has acquired Sejourning, a company based in Paris, France that specializes in the rental of private housing. Sejourning.com offers a great way of finding homes away from home to cater to every taste.
buyer: E-loue S.A.R.L
Headquartered in Paris, France, E-loue S.A.RL is an online platform offering general public rental like tools, accessories, games, and clothing for private individuals. The company was incorporated in 2009. "
target: Sejourning SA
Sejourning.com offers a great way of finding homes away from home to cater to every taste. It is simple and easy to use and users can also list their own home in order to supplement their costs while away travelling.
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closed 4/2/2014 via BusinessWire

RentPath, Inc., acquired Lovely, Inc.

synopsis: RentPath, the premier vertical search company for apartment and home renters, announced today that it has acquired Lovely, a San Francisco-based start-up whose mission is to provide the most comprehensive and transparent rental experience for renters, property owners and managers nationwide.
buyer: RentPath, Inc.
RentPath, a leading digital media company and a TPG portfolio company, has a long-standing heritage in the real estate industry to empower millions of people nationwide to find apartments, houses for rent and new homes for sale. RentPath’s category-leading brands include Apartment Guide. "
target: Lovely, Inc.
Lovely is the first real rental marketplace that allows renters to search, apply, and pay rent directly from their mobile devices while helping property owners and managers find the best, most qualified tenants.
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$13
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closed 1/24/2013 via PE Hub

Love Home Swap, acquired 1stHomeExchange

synopsis: Love Home Swap, the international holiday home exchange website founded by serial entrepreneur Debbie Wosskow, has announced that it has completed the acquisition of competitor site 1stHomeExchange. The deal triples the size of the Love Home Swap portfolio to 35,000 properties listed in more than 150 countries worldwide.
buyer: Love Home Swap
Love Home Swap is a members-only home swapping site that’s stylish, social and simple to use. With 35,000+ inspiring homes listed in every corner of the globe, those looking to house swap can save themselves thousands on holiday accommodation costs. "
target: 1stHomeExchange
1stHomeExchange.com is an international home exchange website with listings in 130+ countries. Home exchanging is a vacation alternative where people allow others to stay in their home while they stay in the others.
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closed 8/27/2020 via BNC Analysis

Hipcamp, acquired Youcamp

synopsis: Hipcamp, the most comprehensive resource for unique outdoor stays, announces it is joining forces with Youcamp, the Australian-based land sharing community, under one domain. This marks Hipcamp’s foray into an international market, acquiring Youcamp’s existing 1,000 properties representing 50,000 Australian campsites.
buyer: Hipcamp
Hipcamp is a growing community of good-natured people and the most comprehensive resource for unique outdoor stays. By connecting people with the land and each other, Hipcamp works to support those who care for the land and get more people out under the stars. "
target: Youcamp
Youcamp is Australia's biggest private land sharing website. Find and lease cottages, campsites, farm stays, B&B's, small campgrounds, RV parking and more. No two Youcamp campsites are the same and neither are their facilities. But there’s a few things that many have in common.
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announced 9/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

Yanolja Inc., will acquire Dailyhotel

synopsis: Yanolja Co., South Korea’s leading accommodation booking site operator, will acquire Dailyhotel, the country’s largest booking platform for luxury hotels and restaurants, as part of efforts to further diversify its business portfolio to transform into a comprehensive leisure platform provider. 
buyer: Yanolja Inc.
Yanolja is South Korea’s leading accommodation platform. They help people enjoy various leisure activities by providing space-based on-demand service. Their main business is to provide accommodation information, reservation platform, budget hotel franchise and travel contents. "
target: Dailyhotel
Dailyhotel is South Korea's online and mobile reservation site for about 400,000 hotels in 210 countries, as well as 4,700 pensions and 1,000 fine-dining restaurants. With an outstanding service and efficiency, it is the first and the best mobile hotel and restaurant booking service in Korea.
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closed 8/22/2019 via BNC Analysis

Vrbo, acquired CanadaStays

synopsis: Vrbo, a world leader in the vacation rental space, has acquired CanadaStays, Canada's largest vacation rental marketplace for whole-home vacation rental properties located across Canada and beyond. CanadaStays enables travellers to easily search and book their ideal vacation rental property no matter what their budget is.
buyer parent: Expedia, Inc.
buyer: Vrbo
Vrbo is a world leader in the vacation rental space. Vrbo makes it easy to book cabins, condos, beach houses, and more. Vrbo offers a global community of homeowners and travelers, with unique properties in 190 countries around the world. "
target: CanadaStays
CanadaStays is Canada's largest vacation rental marketplace for whole-home vacation rental properties located across Canada and beyond. CanadaStays enables travellers to easily search and book their ideal vacation rental property no matter what their budget is.
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closed 12/5/2018 via BNC Analysis

HomeToGo GmbH, acquired Tripping.com

synopsis: HomeToGo, a vacation rental price-comparison startup, has acquired the assets of Tripping.com. Tripping.com is the world's largest site for vacation rentals. Tripping.com works with all the top vacation rental sites in the world (AirBnB, HomeAway, Booking.com) to offer nearly 12 million vacation properties in over 150,000 destinations worldwide.
buyer: HomeToGo GmbH
HomeToGo is the world's largest vacation rental search engine. With over 15 million offers in 200+ countries, HomeToGo makes finding a vacation rental easier than ever and help millions of users around the world book their dream vacation. "
target: Tripping.com
Tripping.com is a site for vacation rentals. Tripping.com works with all the top vacation rental sites in the world (AirBnB, VRBO, HomeAway, Booking.com, etc) to offer nearly 12 million vacation properties in over 150,000 destinations worldwide.
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announced 3/3/2017 via PR Newswire

RedAwning, will acquire VaycayHero, Inc.

synopsis: RedAwning.com, the world's largest branded network of vacation rental properties, announced it will acquire VaycayHero, a vacation rental site offering more than 43,000 professionally managed properties in popular destinations throughout the United States.
buyer: RedAwning
RedAwning is the largest branded network of vacation rental properties offering 24/7 guest and property manager support services. With over 100,000 unique rental properties in over 10,000 destinations, they are the leading supplier of vacation rentals to major online travel agents and channels. "
target: VaycayHero, Inc.
VaycayHero, previously named Zaranga, is an online vacation rental marketplace with more than 43,000 professionally managed vacation rentals in the US. VaycayHero was launched in order to take the hassle out of booking vacations rentals.
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closed 2/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Blocket Bostad, acquired Qasa

synopsis: Blocket, Sweden's largest marketplace for second-hand housing has decided to acquire Qasa, a Swedish digital platform that manages rental agreements, secures deposits and guarantees rent payments for people who want to rent out their homes.
buyer: Blocket Bostad
Blocket Bostad is Sweden's most comprehensive marketplace which includes broker advertisements, private sales, short and long-term rentals, foreign residences and wish-rent ads. With approximately 5 million unique visitors a week, Blocket Bostad is one of Sweden's most popular housing markets. "
target: Qasa
Qasa is a Swedish digital platform that manages rental agreements, secures deposits and guarantees rent payments for people who want to rent out their homes. Qasa matches the right home to the right tenant and helps users gain trust in each other through credit checks and collected references.
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announced 6/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Blocket Bostad, will acquire Jobbsafari

synopsis: Blocket AB, Sweden's largest marketplace for second-hand housing, will acquire Jobbsafari from Jobindex, a job search engine in Denmark. Jobbsafari is one of Sweden's largest job search platforms. Jobbsafari offers over 40,000 job listings daily. The platform offers job ads in various categories, including IT, finance, engineering, and more.
buyer parent: Schibsted Media Group
buyer: Blocket Bostad
Blocket Bostad is Sweden's most comprehensive marketplace which includes broker advertisements, private sales, short and long-term rentals, foreign residences and wish-rent ads. With approximately 5 million unique visitors a week, Blocket Bostad is one of Sweden's most popular housing markets. "
target parent: Jobindex A/S
target: Jobbsafari
Jobbsafari is one of Sweden's largest job search platforms. Jobbsafari offers over 40,000 job listings daily. Jobbsafari helps 10,000 qualified candidates find their dream job every day. The platform offers job ads in various categories, including IT, office and finance, engineering, and more.
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closed 2/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Blocket Bostad, acquired Qasa

synopsis: Blocket, Sweden's largest marketplace for second-hand housing has decided to acquire Qasa, a Swedish digital platform that manages rental agreements, secures deposits and guarantees rent payments for people who want to rent out their homes.
buyer: Blocket Bostad
Blocket Bostad is Sweden's most comprehensive marketplace which includes broker advertisements, private sales, short and long-term rentals, foreign residences and wish-rent ads. With approximately 5 million unique visitors a week, Blocket Bostad is one of Sweden's most popular housing markets. "
target: Qasa
Qasa is a Swedish digital platform that manages rental agreements, secures deposits and guarantees rent payments for people who want to rent out their homes. Qasa matches the right home to the right tenant and helps users gain trust in each other through credit checks and collected references.
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closed 12/18/2020 via BusinessWire

CoStar Group, acquired Houses.com

synopsis: CoStar Group, the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces, announced its acquisition of Houses.com, one of the world's largest real estate websites.
buyer: CoStar Group (CSGP:$1,589.35)
CoStar Group is the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces. The Group conducts expansive, ongoing research to produce and maintain the largest and most comprehensive database of commercial real estate information. "
target: Houses.com
Houses.com is one of the world's largest real estate websites. Search houses for sale, apartment rentals, foreclosures, senior housing and vacation properties today. Search millions of listings from around the world and find your new dream house today.
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announced 9/17/2020 via Company Press Release

EQT AB, will acquire Casa.it

synopsis: EQT has agreed to acquire Casa.it from funds advised by Oakley Capital. Headquartered in Milan, Italy, Casa is the longest running online real estate classifieds platform in Italy. Casa.it supports approximately 14,000 real estate agents with over 1 million property listings on its website.
buyer: EQT AB (EQT:$687.20)
EQT is a leading Swedish investment firm with more than EUR 61B in raised capital across 29 funds and around EUR 40B in assets under management. EQT funds have portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US with total sales of more than EUR 19B and approximately 110,000 employees. "
target parent: Oakley Capital Limited
target: Casa.it
Headquartered in Milan, Italy, Casa is the longest running online real estate classifieds platform in Italy. Casa.it supports approximately 14,000 real estate agents with over 1 million property listings on its website, making it a key destination for prospective homeowners and sellers in Italy.
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closed 9/10/2020 via BNC Analysis

EQT AB, acquired Idealista S.A.U.

synopsis: EQT Partners has bought Idealista, a Madrid-based property classifieds site, from Apax Partners. The deal values Idealista at more than five times what rival private equity firm Apax, its current owner, valued the company at when it bought a majority stake in 2015. Idealista has more than 1,700,000 listings of flats and houses for sale or rent.
buyer: EQT AB (EQT:$687.20)
EQT is a leading Swedish investment firm with more than EUR 61B in raised capital across 29 funds and around EUR 40B in assets under management. EQT funds have portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US with approximately 110,000 employees. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: Idealista S.A.U.
Idealista is a Madrid-based property classifieds site. Idealista makes looking for a property in Spain easy, with more than 1,700,000 listings of flats and houses for sale or rent.
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announced 7/15/2020 via PR Newswire

Desjardins Group, will acquire Purplebricks Canada

synopsis: Desjardins Group, the leading cooperative financial group in Canada, has reached an agreement with Purplebricks Group plc to acquire its Canadian holding company that operates Purplebricks Canada and DuProprio, both real estate agencies based in Canada.
buyer: Desjardins Group
Desjardins Group is the leading cooperative financial group in Canada and the sixth largest in the world, with assets of $326.9 billion. It's the leading mortgage and home insurance provider in Quebec and a top three property and casualty insurer in Ontario. "
target parent: Purplebricks Group PLC
target: Purplebricks Canada (AIM:PURP:$124.39)
Purplebricks is a hybrid real estate agency that combines Local Real Estate Experts with a proven technology platform to make the entire process of buying and selling a home more convenient, transparent and cost effective.
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closed 6/24/2020 via BNC Analysis

Fit Realty merged with Atlanta Communities Real Estate Brokerage, LLC,

synopsis: Marietta-based Atlanta Communities Real Estate Brokerage, the 32nd largest independent real estate brokerage in the U.S., has opened a Cartersville office as a result of a merger with Fit Realty, an online platform for buying and selling homes based in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
buyer: Atlanta Communities Real Estate Brokerage, LLC
Atlanta Communities is the 32nd largest independent real estate brokerage in the U.S. In 2019, the firm had over $2.5 billion in sales and more than 8,400 properties sold. "
target: Fit Realty
Fit Realty provides an online platform for buying and selling homes. The company is based in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
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closed 5/13/2020 via BNC Analysis

Emerging Markets Property Group, purchased Philippines, Indonesia and Mexico Business from Lamudi

synopsis: Emerging Markets Property Group, the Dubai-based parent company of property portal Bayut, acquired Lamudi Global's operations in the Philippines, Indonesia and Mexico. Lamudi is an online real estate classified website focusing exclusively on the emerging markets.
buyer: Emerging Markets Property Group
Emerging Markets Property Group operates leading classifieds platforms in several countries, including Bayut.com in UAE, Zameen.com in Pakistan and BProperty.com in Bangladesh. Emerging Markets Property Group was formerly known as Zamzama Property Group. "
seller parent: Rocket Internet
seller: Lamudi
Lamudi is an online real estate classified website focusing exclusively on the emerging markets. The website offers sellers buyers, landlords and renters a secure and easy-to-use platform to find or list properties online.
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closed 10/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

99.co, acquired iProperty Singapore/Rumah123.com

synopsis: 99.co announced its acquisition of REA Group’s consumer brands, iProperty.com.sg in Singapore and Rumah123.com in Indonesia. iProperty.com.sg in Singapore and Rumah123.com in Indonesia are online real estate classified portals. The sites are focused on delivering the most comprehensive set of related real estate services and project marketing.
buyer: 99.co
99.co is a geo-spatial search engine for property. With over 140,000 authentic listings sorted by robust algorithms, 99.co is the fastest and smartest portal for finding property in Singapore, complemented by a great customer service team. They seek to re-invent the way people discover great homes. "
target parent: News Corporation
target: iProperty Singapore/Rumah123.com
iProperty.com.sg in Singapore and Rumah123.com in Indonesia are online real estate classified portals. The sites are focused on developing and operating leading real estate portals and delivering the most comprehensive set of related real estate services and project marketing.
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closed 10/25/2019 via BNC Analysis

Heise RegioConcept, acquired Wiener Wohnnet Medien GmbH

synopsis: Heise RegioConcept, Austria's full-service marketing firm that develops solutions for successful online marketing, acquired Wiener Wohnnet Medien, Austria's media house and the largest online platform for construction, living, real estate, lifestyle and architecture.
buyer parent: Heise Medien Gruppe
buyer: Heise RegioConcept
Heise RegioConcept is Austria's full-service marketing firm that develops solutions for successful online marketing. They make sure that clients are found everywhere. They take care of clients’ optimal visibility in directories, homepage, Google ranking, social media presence and company app. "
target: Wiener Wohnnet Medien GmbH
Wiener Wohnnet Medien is Austria's media house and the largest online platform for construction, living, real estate, lifestyle and architecture. The company sees itself as a hub and intermediary between industry, trade, craft and end consumers - both in print and on the Web.
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closed 10/16/2019 via BNC Analysis

Alexander & Co Group, acquired Ella Homes Limited

synopsis: Ella Homes has become part of Alexander & Co, one of the oldest and largest independent estate agencies across Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire and Middlesex. Ella Homes provides an online platform for real estate sector, which offers property search, buying, selling, mortgaging, and renting real estate property, and valuation of property.
buyer: Alexander & Co Group
Alexander & Co is a group of property agents based in the South East of the UK, specializing in Residential Lettings, Sales, Property Management & Financial Services. Founded in 1970, Alexander & Co has grown to become one of the largest estate agencies in South Bedfordshire. "
target: Ella Homes Limited
Ella Homes Limited provides an online platform for real estate sector, which offers property search, buying, selling, mortgaging, and renting real estate property, and valuation of property. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Buckingham, United Kingdom.
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announced 8/7/2019 via Company Press Release

AVIV Group, will acquire MeilleursAgents

synopsis: Based in Berlin, The AVIV Group, a subsidiary of Axel Springer SE, will acquire Paris-based MeilleursAgents. Property owners in France can have their property valued for free within minutes online and can, if they also wish to sell it, search for and get in contact with the relevant real estate agent through MeilleursAgents.
buyer parent: Axel Springer SE
buyer: AVIV Group
The Germany-based AVIV Group, an Axel Springer subsidiary, combines the digital activities in real estate, car, and generalist classifieds in Germany (Immowelt), France (SeLoger, Logic-Immo, Car&Boat Media), Belgium (Immoweb), and Israel (Yad2), and is one of the biggest digital classified players. "
target: MeilleursAgents
France-based MeilleursAgents is the # 1 online digital real estate platform that helps individuals buy and sell real estate at the right price. MeilleursAgents have been producing transparency on market prices and the activity of real estate agents.
price ($mm)
$222
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closed 6/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

Mubawab S.L., purchased Morocco, Tunisia, and Algeria Verticals from Jumia House

synopsis: Mubawab, the leading real estate site in Morocco, has bought Rocket Internet-backed Jumia House verticals in three North African markets: Morocco, Tunisia, and Algeria. Jumia House is an online property classifieds portal that helps people find their ideal home, land and commercial property.
buyer parent: Emerging Markets Property Group
buyer: Mubawab S.L.
Mubawab is Morocco’s largest property portal. It has grown to become the largest real estate vertical in the country, expanding operations to several cities and registering strong growth across all metrics, including revenue. "
seller parent: Jumia
seller: Jumia House
Jumia House is an online property classifieds portal that helps people find their ideal home, land and commercial property. The acquired verticals are in three North African markets: Morocco, Tunisia, and Algeria. Jumia House is ranked as one of the top four property verticals in these countries.
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announced 5/9/2019 via Company Press Release

Apax Partners, will acquire Diginet

synopsis: Apax PArtners, an independent global partnership focused solely on long-term investment in growth companies, will be acquiring Baltic Classifieds Group, a portfolio of leading online classified advertising platforms in the Baltics.
buyer: Apax Partners
Apax Partners is an independent global partnership focused solely on long-term investment in growth companies. Funds advised by Apax Partners typically invest in large companies. The Funds invest in four sectors: Tech & Telco, Services, Healthcare, and Consumer. "
target: Diginet
Baltic Classifieds Group is a portfolio of leading online classified advertising platforms in the Baltics, specializing in five key segments: automotive, real estate, jobs, generalist and ecommerce. The company operates in Lithuania, its largest market, through Diginet LTU.
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closed 4/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

Bayut, purchased Lamudi UAE, Saudi, & Jordan from Lamudi

synopsis: Bayut, one the leading real estate portal in the United Arab Emirates, has acquired Rocket Internet’s Lamudi in UAE, Saudi, & Jordan. Lamudi UAE, Saudi & Jordan operate a platform to connect sellers, buyers and tenants to easily buy, rent and sell homes, land and commercial properties in the Middle East.
buyer parent: Emerging Markets Property Group
buyer: Bayut
Bayut is one the leading real estate portals in the United Arab Emirates. It is owned by Dubai-based Emerging Markets Property Group (EMPG). Bayut.com is a pioneering combination of unbeatable UAE real estate database and an extremely user friendly outlook. "
seller parent: Rocket Internet
seller: Lamudi
Lamudi UAE, Saudi & Jordan operate a platform to connect sellers, buyers and tenants to easily buy, rent and sell homes, land and commercial properties in the Middle East. Lamudi operates in Saudi Arabia as Lamudi.sa and was then launched in Jodan as Lamudi.jo and in 2015 in UAE as Lamudi.ae.
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announced 4/8/2019 via PR Newswire

PropertyFinder Group, will acquire JRD Group

synopsis: Middle East real estate classifieds website Property Finder has signed an agreement to acquire its competitor JRD Group, a UAE-based real estate technology provider and owner of property portal Justproperty.com and Propspace, a prominent broker CRM solutions used by real estate professionals.
buyer: PropertyFinder Group
Headquartered in Dubai, Property Finder is the leading real estate platform in the Middle East and North Africa region. It is the go-to platform for developers, real estate brokerages and house hunters to make informed decisions on all things real estate. "
target parent: iMENA Group
target: JRD Group
Based in Dubai, JRD Group is a software enterprise dedicated to innovating real estate technology. It owns and operates real estate portals across the MENA region under the JustProperty.com umbrella and a proprietary enterprise real estate software platform - PropSpace.com.
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announced 3/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Singapore Estate Agents Association, will acquire SoReal Prop

synopsis: The Singapore Estate Agents Association (SEAA) announced that it will buy a 51% stake in SoReal Prop. SoReal Prop is Singapore's online property platform. The platform serves as the central repository for property data and hosting vetted listings.
buyer: Singapore Estate Agents Association
The Singapore Estate Agents Association (SEAA) was formed to represent the Estate Agencies and Salespersons in Singapore. With the support from Council for Estate Agencies and the major Estate Agencies, SEAA aims to be a cohesively strong voice for real estate agencies and salespersons. "
target parent: PropNex Realty
target: SoReal Prop
Headquartered in Singapore, SoReal Prop’s initiative is to improve the real estate industry and provide value adding services to their clients. Their platform, which both brokers and consumers benefit from, serves as the central repository for property data and hosting vetted listings.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

kimeta GmbH, acquired classmarkets GmbH

synopsis: Scout24 has successfully sold the Software-as-a-Service company classmarkets to kimeta. Germany-based classmarkets uses its domain expertise around online classifieds to establish itself as a Software-as-a-Service provider for regional publishers.
buyer: kimeta GmbH
Founded in 2005, kimeta offers a Software-as-a-Service and online classifieds solutions for publishers in Germany, with a focus on online job search. "
target parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
target: classmarkets GmbH
classmarkets started as an operator of metasearch engines, first for real estate, later also for jobs. Given the digital shift in the media landscape, classmarkets used its domain expertise around online classifieds to establish itself as a Software-as-a-Service provider for regional publishers.
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closed 1/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

Groupe LFPI, acquired Digit RE Group

synopsis: LFPI, an independent multi-strategy alternative asset manager in France, will become the majority shareholder of Digit RE Group, a French digital real estate company. Digit RE Group manages and assists real estate companies in their strategic thinking, digital and technological development and the implementation of optimization policies.
buyer: Groupe LFPI
The LFPI Group, based in France, is an independent multi-strategy alternative asset manager. LFPI invests in private equity, private debt, real estate, as well as asset management investing in Europe, North America and Africa with a long-term and prudent investment strategy. "
target parent: Groupe Artémis
target: Digit RE Group
France-based Digit RE Group manages and assists the real estate companies of the Artemis Groups in their strategic thinking, digital and technological development and the implementation of optimization policies. Digit RE Group seeks to boost the growth and profitability of each of its subsidiaries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$183
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

BProperty.com Limited, acquired Lamudi Bangladesh

synopsis: bproperty.com, the Bangladesh's leading real estate marketplace, and one-stop real estate solution platform, announced that it has acquired Lamudi.com.bd, another property portal in Bangladesh. Lamudi Bangladesh is the No.1 online Real estate marketplace in Bangladesh.
buyer: BProperty.com Limited
bproperty.com is the largest real estate market place in Bangladesh. Being an e-commerce property portal, they cater to the needs of those seeking real estate services, with a promise to deliver a high class service and make the house hunting and renting / buying process easier than ever. "
target parent: Rocket Internet
target: Lamudi Bangladesh
Lamudi Bangladesh is the No.1 online Real estate marketplace in Bangladesh available in 28 countries, to give international house-hunters a free mobile platform to buy, rent or sell real estate.
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closed 12/19/2018 via Company Press Release

Quikr, acquired India Property Online Private Limited

synopsis: Quikr, which operates leading transaction marketplaces built on top of India’s largest classifieds platform, announced the acquisition of India Property Online Private Limited, a leading full-stack real estate platform based out of Chennai, India. The move is another important step in Quikr’s strategy of building transactions on top of classifieds.
buyer: Quikr
Quikr, which operates leading transaction marketplaces built on top of India’s largest classifieds platform, is India’s largest platform that is used by over 30 million unique users a month. It is present in 1200 cities in India and operates several large classifieds businesses. "
target parent: Mayfield Fund
target: India Property Online Private Limited
India Property Online Pvt. Ltd. is a leading full-stack player in the online real estate space in the online real estate space in South India. The platform has over 5 million registered users with over 600000 property listings and 8000+ builders and agents using the platform to market properties.
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announced 12/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

LankaPropertyWeb, will acquire Lamudi Lanka Private Ltd.

synopsis: LankaPropertyWeb has executed an agreement which would see it acquire the domain name, customers and other assets of Lamudi.lk. Lamudi.lk is the #2 online real estate portal in Sri Lanka with an average of ~95k visits per month.
buyer: LankaPropertyWeb
LankaPropertyWeb.com is Sri Lanka's #1 portal for real estate and has the largest number of property ads for any Sri Lankan site. Currently we have more than 20000 active properties every month. Anyone who wish to sell their property can easily add their advertisements and get selling. "
target parent: Rocket Internet
target: Lamudi Lanka Private Ltd.
Lamudi Lanka Private Ltd. is the #2 online real estate portal in Sri Lanka with an average of ~95k visits per month. Lamudi Lanka Private Ltd. helps people in the property market to find their ideal home, land or commercial property.
price ($mm)
$0.13
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Euroinvestor A/S
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EBITDA ($mm)
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Livesense Inc.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
$61.80
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$45.82
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EBITDA ($mm)
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KG Intelligence Co., Ltd.
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$32.84
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.44
EBIT ($mm)
$1.67
Net Income ($mm)
$1.65
Employees
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