RentHoop is the best mobile app for finding roommates. We're available on iOS and Android phones!
Around the web
Tinder for Roommates: Can RentHoop Help You Find True (Roommate) Love? | Fresh UA new app mimics Tinder's format to streamline the process of finding a roommate.
Startup Spotlight: 'Tinder for roommates' RentHoop helps you find people to live withFresh out of college, Paul Burke went to hear Zillow and Expedia co-founder Rich Barton speak at a Startup Week event in Seattle. His mother, who also attended, expressed concern to Barton about her son's entrepreneurial ambitions. "Go for it," Barton said, later adding that "he is the most risk-loving and capable of taking risk on in his career at this point ...
Swipe right for the roommate of your dreamsLaunched this spring by Paul Burke, a graduate of Western Washington University, the app aims to take the guesswork and tediousness out of the roommate-finding process by using the swipe model. Swipe right on potential roommates if you think they'd be a good fit, and swipe left if you'd rather pass.
USA TODAY College
Redmond man invents app dubbed 'Tinder for roommates'A new app is gaining popularity to help people find roommates. It's called RentHoop or as the creator calls it 'Tinder for roommates.' Paul Burke, a 2014 graduate of Western Washington University, came up with the idea in his mom's house in Redmond. He then teamed up with programmers to create the app.
Meet the 24-Year-Old Who Invented the Tinder of RoommatesFrom a young age, Paul Burke knew he was going to be an entrepreneur. "In junior high, I used to stuff tons of soda and candy in my backpack and sell it to my friends at school," he told NBC News. "It's just kind of always been in my blood."