HomeAway Buys BedandBreakfast.com

By PEHub Administrator — 6 years ago

HomeAway Inc., an Austin, Texas-based operator of an online vacation rentals website, has acquired BedandBreakfast.com, a global online directory of bed-and-breakfast properties. No financial terms were disclosed. HomeAway has raised over $480 million in VC funding, from firms like Technology Crossover Ventures, Institutional Venture Partners, Redpoint Ventures, Trident Capital and Austin Ventures.

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American Capital Exits HomeAway

By PEHub Administrator — 6 years ago

American Capital has sold its equity stake in HomeAway Inc., an Austin, Texas-based operator of an online vacation rentals website, to existing shareholders. American Capital says the $15 million sale represented a $4 million gain. HomeAway has raised over $480 million in VC funding, from firms like Technology Crossover Ventures, Institutional Venture Partners, Redpoint Ventures, Trident Capital, Austin Ventures and American Capital.

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HomeAway Buys Homelidays.com

By PEHub Administrator — 7 years ago

HomeAway Inc., an Austin, Texas-based operator of an online vacation rentals website, has acquired Homelidays SAS, a Paris-based operator of a pan-European for-rent-by-owner vacation rental or “self-catering” site. No financial terms were disclosed. HomeAway has raised over $480 million in VC funding, from firms like Technology Crossover Ventures, Institutional Venture Partners, Redpoint Ventures, Trident Capital, Austin Ventures and American Capital.

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HomeAway Raises $250 Million

By PEHub Administrator — 7 years ago

HomeAway Inc., an Austin, Texas-based operator of an online vacation rentals website, has raised $250 million in new VC funding. Technology Crossover Ventures led the round, and was joined by return backers investors Institutional Venture Partners and Redpoint Ventures. It had previously raised over $230 million from IVP, Redpoint, Trident Capital, Austin Ventures and American Capital

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HomeAway Raises Whopping $250M Round

By Connie Loizos — 7 years ago

As the economy has soured, fresh funding has moved out of the reach of many startups. Not so for four-year-old HomeAway, an Austin-based group of vacation-rental Web sites that just announced a stunning $250 million in new funding led by Technology Crossover Ventures, with participation from existing investors Institutional Venture Partners and Redpoint Ventures. That’s $250 million smackeroos – […]

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HomeAway Adds On

By PEHub Administrator — 8 years ago

HomeAway Inc., an Austin, Texas-based operator of an online vacation rentals website, has acquired Owners Direct Holiday Rentals, the second-largest vacation rental website in the UK. No financial terms were disclosed, although existing HomeAway shareholder American Capital Strategies said that it had recently invested an additional $11.5 million into the company.   Other HomeAway shareholders […]

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