From our colleagues to our guests, we’re enabling new ways of living & working around the world.
We're reinventing the way people live with apartments available where, when, and on the terms they want. Our expertly designed, fully furnished homes provide a launchpad to live globally, work remotely, and experience new adventures — for a month, a year, or longer.
We do all the legwork, so our guests can simply show up and start living.
Handpick the best properties from landlords & property management companies around the world.
Revamp these empty spaces into professionally designed, fully furnished spaces.
Allow real-time browsing & easy booking of apartments, online or through our Sales Team.
Guests can check in digitally, move in as early as tomorrow, and find a home set up with Wi-Fi, furnishings, kitchenware, cleaning products, linens/towels & toiletries.
Handle housekeeping, maintenance requests, and more with teams on the ground.
Ensure every touchpoint helps guests live better while seeing the world!
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Our founder's story
It all started with a big dream in a small country.
Scroll through our timeline to discover the Blueground history.
Co-founders Alex Chatzieleftheriou & Alexis Maragkos start 'C&V Housing' (Corporate & Vacation Housing) out of a makeshift office space in Alexis’ parents’ living room
The team set up Blueground apartment #1 in Athens, GreeceAlex convinces his mother to offer €20,000 as the first investor
Andreas Nezeritis & Penny Papakonstantinou join the team as additional co-founders
In need of additional capital, Alex moves 5,000 miles away to Seoul, South Korea to start a job at Samsung, all the while fundraising for his company on the side
After a pitch to notable Greek entrepreneur, Apostolos Apostolakis, Alex secures his first fundraising round and quits his job at Samsung the same day
C&V Housing rebrands to Blueground – blue representing the calm of the sky & ocean; ground being the sturdy, real estate foundation Blueground hires its first employee and Alex's brother, Dimitris ChatzieleftheriouBlueground leases its first office space in Athens for a team of 10 and reaches 100 apartments
Istanbul and Dubai are launched after a second round of funding ($1.3M by VentureFriends & angel investors)
Alex & team secure Series A funding, raising $6.2 million
Blueground launches in NYC, its first market in the US
American serial entrepreneur, Kevin Ryan, invests in Blueground and becomes a member of the Board
The Blueground Guest App launches, letting guests easily manage support & services, access move-in details, and order cleanings or fresh linens 1,500 apartments and a team of over 230
Series B funding secured, the biggest venture funding round for a company starting in Greece ($50M by WestCap Capital & Prime Ventures)
3,000 apartments achieved, with homes now in Paris & London The Blueground Interior & Product Design team design, source & launch Blueground’s exclusive “Core Collection” furniture
Series C funding of $180 million secured, valuing the company at $750 million
5,000 apartments and a team of over 500
Blueground leads $14M Series A funding round for Brazilian proptech startup, Tabas, starting Blueground's expansion strategy into Latin America
Blueground enters Asia with its first market, Hong Kong
Time is our most precious resource.
Don’t waste time -- hustle for it, prioritize what matters, and be inspired by our mission every day.
Care is at the heart of our business.
By investing time in understanding what our clients want, we create a memorable experience while earning their respect and trust.
Excellence is our epic journey.
It’s not just a standard, but a guiding light towards where we want to take our product, relationships, and the quality of our product.
A spirit of transparency leads to a culture of trust.
We believe fair & honest communication is the only way to build trust, meaningful relationships, and the highest quality product.
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