HomeAway Customers Offer Vacation Properties to Wildfire Evacuees Looking for Temporary Lodging in States Affected by Wildfires
AUSTIN, Texas, July 2, 2012 — Austin-based HomeAway, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWAY) has organized a directory of vacation homes available for rent, many at reduced rates or free of charge, to evacuees in need of housing. HomeAway® customers with properties located in Colorado, Utah, Wyoming and Montana on U.S. vacation rental sites HomeAway.com®, VRBO.com℠ and VacationRentals.com℠, as well as bed and breakfasts listed on BedandBreakfast.com℠ have volunteered to offer their rentals to evacuees.
Fully furnished homes can be rented for short- and long-term stays. Individuals should contact the owners directly; more information is available on the site. For the list of available homes visit: http://community.homeaway.com/docs/DOC-2873.
Owners and property managers wishing to connect with each other to discuss the latest news on the wildfires and share advice and resources can visit: http://community.homeaway.com/groups/western-states-wildfires?view=overview.
HomeAway CEO Brian Sharples is available for comment.
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