Homeaway to Open New “Green” World Headquarters

HomeAway, the leading online marketplace for vacation rental homes, is one of Austin’s fastest-growing companies and also represents one of the world’s fastest-growing online travel segments. In just five years, HomeAway has grown from six to nearly 550 employees and raised more than $450 million. Their new headquarters located in downtown Austin contains environmentally-friendly features… Continue reading Homeaway to Open New “Green” World Headquarters

Austin-Based Homeaway Starts Spending

Today, HomeAway announced its acquisition of Paris-based Homlidays SAS, which operates Homelidays.com, the largest pan-European vacation rental site, featuring 40,000+ listings. This acquisition marks the first strategic-growth initiative since HomeAway completed its $250 million equity capital raise in November 2008. HomeAway now features more than 360,000 worldwide properties and operates the top two vacation rental… Continue reading Austin-Based Homeaway Starts Spending

HomeAway not GoingAway

Seems the HomeAway gang is not taking a trip down to failed dot com beach anytime soon: HomeAway Breaks Ground on State-of-the-Art World Headquarters: Schlosser Development Further Expands Downtown Market District HomeAway, Inc. Selects Publicis in the West and Digitas for Global Assignment HomeAway Raises Record $250 Million in Private Financing

Vacation like a Rock Star w/ HomeAway.com

I really have to hand it to Austin Ventures-backed, Austin-based HomeAway.com. They own a whole bunch of websites that help vacation-type-property owners get their properties rented when they aren’t using them. They provide property owners and those wishing to rent vacation property with a great service…a way to connect. Connecting those with needs with those… Continue reading Vacation like a Rock Star w/ HomeAway.com