AUSTIN, TX – August 19, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — HomeAway, Inc. (AWAY)– the world’s largest online marketplace for vacation rentals – today announces the launch of its free HomeAway® Vacation Rental Search application for the iPad. This expands HomeAway’s mobile portfolio to include applications for iPhone, Android and iPad, giving more on-the-go travelers access to the 260,000+ global vacation rentals available on HomeAway.com™.
The app is tailored for the iPad with larger photos and enhanced readability, but still includes many of the popular features on HomeAway’s iPhone application, such as the ability to:
- utilize Google Maps to view a vacation rental’s location and gauge its proximity to landmarks/attractions
- share your favorite vacation rental listings via e-mail, Facebook® or Twitter®
- contact the homeowner or property manager directly through the app
The free HomeAway Vacation Rental Search for iPad is available for download in the iTunes App Store.