Rent.com operates a consumer-oriented site that aims to provide tenant location services to apartment property managers for properties generally containing 250 or more rental units. The site earns revenue from the landlord for successfully locating a tenant who moves into a property, and rewards the tenant for ensuring Rent.com is credited with the lease. In March 2012, Rent.com was acquired by Primedia from eBay. The valuation of Rent.com was undisclosed. Other terms of the deal were not released.
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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Rent.com in 3 CB Insights research briefs, most recently on Mar 10, 2021.
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Feb 4, 2023
Rent.com Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
When was Rent.com founded?
Rent.com was founded in 1999.
Where is Rent.com's headquarters?
Rent.com's headquarters is located at 2425 Olympic Boulevard, Santa Monica.
What is Rent.com's latest funding round?
Rent.com's latest funding round is Acquired - II.
How much did Rent.com raise?
Rent.com raised a total of $29.8M.
Who are the investors of Rent.com?
Investors of Rent.com include RentPath, eBay, AllegisCyber Capital, Rosewood Capital, Equity Residential and 12 more.
Who are Rent.com's competitors?
Competitors of Rent.com include Room Easy.
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