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"We are excited to join Blueground and offer a mobility solution to their guests that enhances their time away from home," said Adam Bastein, Head of Demand and Go-to-Market Strategies, Getaround.
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, September 01, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Whether guests stay in a turnkey, fully furnished Blueground apartment for one month or twelve months, they can now book cars shared on Getaround by the hour, day, or week. From running essential errands to taking weekend trips, Getaround is helping U.S.-based Blueground guests feel at home by providing on-demand access to shared vehicles while on the go.
Getaround is creating the leading global and digital carsharing marketplace with proprietary technology and data that make sharing vehicles superior to owning them. Their community includes guests who rely on our cars for on-demand mobility and hosts who share cars on the platform, including those operating car-sharing businesses.
"Blueground and Getaround have the same mission and audience — both companies simplify the travel experience for guests staying in a new city. We are excited to join Blueground and offer a mobility solution to their guests that enhances their time away from home," said Adam Bastein, Head of Demand and Go-to-Market Strategies, Getaround.
The Getaround-Blueground collaboration supports those who are traveling for work, moving to a new home, or visiting a new city. For a fully digitized experience, guests can find, book, and unlock a shared car through the Getaround app. There are no lines or key exchanges necessary — simply book and go. They can also book their Blueground stay online and check-in using the Blueground's Guest App.
"As the future of working and living continues to evolve, there is a larger need for flexible, on-demand solutions such as Blueground and Getaround," said Alexis Maragkos, Co-founder and Head of Strategic Partnerships, Blueground. "We're thrilled to partner with Getaround to enhance our guests' lifestyles and support them as they start their next adventure in a new city or new neighborhood."
Blueground is reinventing the future of living by making move-in-ready apartments available for people where they want, when they want, on the terms they want for as little as 30 days. Through its network of beautifully designed, fully furnished apartments, guests are able to stay in some of the most desirable neighborhoods and cities throughout the world for a month, a year, or more. Currently, Blueground operates in nine cities in the U.S., including New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Denver, Seattle, and Austin — all cities in which Getaround has available cars
Getaround connects safe, convenient, and affordable cars with people who need them to live and work. We are the world's premier connected carsharing marketplace with proprietary technology that helps make sharing vehicles superior to owning them. Getaround's community includes guests who rely on shared cars for on-demand mobility and hosts who share cars on our platform, including those operating carsharing businesses. Founded in 2009, Getaround is now active in over 850 cities across the U.S. and Europe. For more information, please visit Getaround.com, or download our iPhone or Android app.
Blueground is a global proptech company that is reinventing the way people live with its curated network of thousands of quality, turnkey homes in sought-after neighborhoods around the globe, accessible for stays of a month or longer. Blueground's tech-enabled platform provides a fully digitized experience with around-the-clock support and access to daily necessities from apartment cleanings, grocery delivery, wellness offerings, and more, providing a seamless experience from end to end. Blueground is headquartered in New York City, with a portfolio of thousands of apartments in 15 cities worldwide including in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, Chicago, Washington D.C., Denver, Seattle, Austin, Dubai, Istanbul, Paris, London, Vienna, and Athens, with plans to expand to 50+ cities by 2025. Find us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter, or at www.theblueground.com.
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