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HomeAway

7 Disclosed Funding Rounds $510,250,000

6 Participating Investments $147,749,439


Peer to Peer, Tourism, Advertising, Computer, Travel, Software

HomeAway enables property owners and managers to market properties for rental to vacation travelers alongside its subsidiaries.

Austin, Texas, United States, North America (US)

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Founded date 02, 2005

Founders Carl Shepherd

Operating Status Active

Funding Stage M&A

Last Funding Type Secondary Market

Also known as HomeAway.com, VRBO.com, vacationrentals.com

Company Type For Profit


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HomeAway operates an online vacation rental property marketplace that enables property owners and managers to market properties for rental to vacation travelers alongside its subsidiaries. Its portfolio includes vacation rental websites, such as HomeAway.com, VRBO.com, and VacationRentals.com in the United States, HomeAway.co.uk and OwnersDirect.co.uk in the United Kingdom, HomeAway.de in Germany, Abritel.fr and Homelidays.com in France, HomeAway.es and Toprural.com in Spain, AlugueTemporada.com.br in Brazil, HomeAway.com.au and Stayz.com.au in Australia, and Bookabach.co.nz in New Zealand. HomeAway also owns travelmob.com, an Asia Pacific short-term rental site as well as operates BedandBreakfast.com, a site for finding bed and breakfast properties. Moreover, it offers HomeAway software for professionals at software and Glad to Have You products. HomeAway operated its online marketplace through 40 websites in 22 languages and included approximately one million paid listings of vacation rentals in approximately 190 countries as of December 31, 2014. Brian Sharples and Carl Shepard founded CEH Holdings in February 2004 that became HomeAway in 2006. HomeAway has its headquarters in Austin in Texas. It operates as a subsidiary of Expedia as of December 14, 2015.

Date Round Raised Lead
October, 29, 2010 Secondary Market $25,000,000 GV
March, 01, 2010 Venture - Series Unknown $8,250,000 -------
November, 12, 2008 Series D $250,000,000 TCV
October, 02, 2007 Venture - Series Unknown $11,500,000 American Capital
June, 07, 2007 Series C $6,500,000 -------
November, 13, 2006 Series B $160,000,000 Trident Capital, IVP (Institutional Venture Partners), American Capital
February, 01, 2005 Series A $49,000,000 -------

HomeAway Participated In the Following Investment Rounds (6)

Organization Name Lead? Round Partners Participating Raise Date
Flat4Day Yes Series C ------- $2,000,000 May, 27, 2015
CanadaStays.com Yes Venture - Series Unknown ------- $4,749,439 April, 01, 2015
Trip.com Yes Series C ------- $20,000,000 November, 12, 2014
Tujia No Series C ------- $100,000,000 June, 18, 2014
Flat4Day No Series B ------- $6,000,000 June, 09, 2014
Tujia No Series A ------- $15,000,000 May, 16, 2012

HomeAway Investors (14)

Investor Lead? Round Participating Raise Date Partners
GV Yes Secondary Market $25,000,000 October, 29, 2010 -------
Redpoint No Series D $250,000,000 November, 12, 2008 -------
IVP (Institutional Venture Partners) No Series D $250,000,000 November, 12, 2008 -------
TCV Yes Series D $250,000,000 November, 12, 2008 -------
American Capital Yes Venture - Series Unknown $11,500,000 October, 02, 2007 -------
Austin Ventures No Series C $6,500,000 June, 07, 2007 -------
Redpoint No Series C $6,500,000 June, 07, 2007 -------
Redpoint No Series B $160,000,000 November, 13, 2006 -------
Trident Capital Yes Series B $160,000,000 November, 13, 2006 -------
Austin Ventures No Series B $160,000,000 November, 13, 2006 -------
IVP (Institutional Venture Partners) Yes Series B $160,000,000 November, 13, 2006 -------
American Capital Yes Series B $160,000,000 November, 13, 2006 -------
Austin Ventures No Series A $49,000,000 February, 01, 2005 -------
Redpoint No Series A $49,000,000 February, 01, 2005 -------