Spacer (self-storage)

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Spacer
Private
IndustrySelf storage
Headquarters
Area served
Australia
ProductsSelf storage online marketplace
Websitespacer.com.au

Spacer is an online marketplace for self storage, founded in 2015 and based in Sydney.[1][2] Spacer allows people to rent excess space to other people. Spacer is has similar features to Airbnb and ride-sharing apps.[3]

In 2017, Spacer acquired US-based company Roost Shared Storage, a similar online marketplace, as well as its competitor Parkhound.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chang, Olivia (2016-06-20). "How this Australian startup is making self-storage easy for millions of people". Business Insider Australia. Retrieved 2017-11-11.
  2. ^ Shaw, Dougal (2016-12-16). "Could your unused space make you money?". BBC News. Retrieved 2017-11-11.
  3. ^ "Aussie start-up eyes off $4b Asian market - 9Finance". finance.nine.com.au. Retrieved 2017-11-11.
  4. ^ "Parking space start-up raises $2.7 million and buys rival Parkhound". Financial Review. 2017-10-10. Retrieved 2017-11-11.
  5. ^ "Australia's Spacer buys out US storage rival Roost". www.theaustralian.com.au. Retrieved 2017-11-11.