NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Roomster, the world’s largest online housing and roommates social network community, recently released its Android app onto the Amazon Appstore with free and paid access to unlimited listings at $7.99 USD. The advanced roommate, room sublet and shared home matching service connects members through an accessible platform using personality traits, keyword searches and interests. For Amazon users, Roomster’s app offers specific features tailored to the platform, including Amazon in-app purchases, push notifications, maps, and compatibility across all Amazon Fire OS supported devices, including the Kindle.
Roomster initially launched its iOS and Android apps in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store earlier this year. With members in more than 190 countries, millions of listings and active members, more than 10,000 new profiles created daily and over 15% monthly revenue growth, Roomster quickly became a top 5 revenue grossing app in the lifestyle category of both stores, and a top 100 top grossing app across all US Android apps.
“The shared economy is growing quickly into a multi-billion-dollar industry from car rentals to equipment, crowd lending and funding, to housing with peer-to-peer accommodations for audiences spanning from millennials to retirees,” said John S. Shriber, CEO of Roomster. “Further, mobile accessibility for anytime, anywhere on-demand roommate and housing searches combined with mobile commerce is fueling growth of subscribers and inventory in this sharing economy. Roomster is at the forefront for shared living spaces with our desktop and mobile applications offering dynamic pricing offered worldwide.”
Roomster pioneered the social networking model for people to find a roommate, find a room with its freemium subscription model. Members can match based on testimonials from friends, listing hobbies, interests and asking personal questions on profile pages as well as sharing photos. Users can also easily communicate with other members by utilizing a proprietary messaging system, creating a truly social community.
With an average of 1 million messages exchanged through the platform per month, Roomster provides an active community for people searching for housing and roommates, primarily women at 56% and men at 44% with an average age of 30 years old. The top 10 markets in the US for housing searches on Roomster include New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Diego, San Francisco, Boston, Atlanta, Austin, Houston, and Denver.
Download Roomster free on the app stores:
Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.roomster&hl=en
For more information, please visit https://getapp.roomster.com.
About Roomster Corp.
Roomster is the world's largest online social network for roommates with over 4 million active listings and a globally growing community spanning more than 190 countries. More people around the world are choosing to live together, and we believe sharing a home is both a brilliant living experience and a great way to save or make money. Since launching in 2003, Roomster has become a trusted name for people to monetize extra space as well as search for housing and roommates in a community of like-minded individuals around the world. Roomster is a global corporation with offices in New York and London. For more information, visit https://getapp.roomster.com.