Abode Swapping

Businesses facilitate home-swapping via websites and apps

Implications - Home and apartment-swapping platforms are becoming increasingly accessible with new web and app designs that offer everything from rentals on Tinder-like match services, to vacation home-swapping business models. These large-scale forms of P2P swapping interactions are increasingly common as online platforms become more secure, offering consumers peace of mind alongside accessibility.
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Architecturally Focused Home Rentals - 'Plans Matter' is a Rental Platform for Architecture Lovers
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Warm 3,877 Clicks Pub: Aug 1, 17
Architecturally Focused Home Rentals
'Plans Matter' is a Rental Platform for Architecture Lovers
‘Plans Matter’ is a high-end temporary house rental platform that’s accommodating those with a more refined taste for architectural significance. Some rental services enable... [More]
Temporary Vacation Pods - These Rentable Balconies Let Multiple Travelers Share an Experience
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Untested 2,125 Clicks Pub: Mar 18, 15
Temporary Vacation Pods
These Rentable Balconies Let Multiple Travelers Share an Experience
German designer Goetz Schrader is the creative force behind this tourist concept that features rentable balconies. The project is inspired by the idea of the “15 minute vacation” and... [More]
Boomer Home-Trading Platforms - 'Home Exchange 50 Plus' Lets Boomers Travel While Living Like Locals
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This Year and Warm 389 Clicks Pub: Jan 8, 18
Boomer Home-Trading Platforms
'Home Exchange 50 Plus' Lets Boomers Travel While Living Like Locals
With ‘Home Exchange 50 Plus’, baby boomers around the world have the chance to take advantage of a resource that they have in spades: time. The site connects boomers from different areas... [More]
Home-Swapping Platforms - 'Love Home Swap' Lets Users Trade Homes for Vacations
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Average 631 Clicks Pub: Aug 31, 17
Home-Swapping Platforms
'Love Home Swap' Lets Users Trade Homes for Vacations
Even with the advent of homesharing platforms like Airbnb, vacations can end up being expensive, but with ‘Love Home Swap,’ users can save by offering up their own spaces in return. The... [More]
Match-Based Apartment Swaps - 'HuisjeHuisje' Helps Dutch Renters Trade Apartments
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This Year and Mild 91 Clicks Pub: Jan 25, 18
Match-Based Apartment Swaps
'HuisjeHuisje' Helps Dutch Renters Trade Apartments
Urban centers are getting increasingly crowded, and the housing market can’t keep up, so apps like ‘HuisjeHuisje’ serve to fill an important role in the urban economy. The Dutch... [More]
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