DURBAN - Online classifieds website Gumtree has partnered with disruptive property technology company HouseME to reshape the South African property rental marketplace.
With HouseME's smart technology, Gumtree is now able to ensure that landlords are connected with prospective tenants faster and through a rigorous vetting process which reduces the risk for property owners.
Founded in Cape Town in 2016 by two young South African entrepreneurs, HouseME immediately disrupted the property rentals industry and has already achieved a nationwide footprint and grown twelve-fold.
The company technology to connect and vet tenants, collect rent and digitally coordinate the complete viewing, administration and payment process.
HouseME is a South African first, and costs landlords as little as 2.5% of rental.