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Uniplaces is a student accommodation platform, helping millions of students around the world to find and book their accommodation when going abroad. With the platform, students can easily find and book a place to stay. All properties on Uniplaces are fully verified by the Company's team, who take professional photos of every room and write complete and detailed descriptions.
TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQLondon, GB
Websiteuniplaces.com
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)183(-6%)
Revenue (FY, 2017)£3.4 M(+83%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Uniplaces

Miguel Santo Amaro

Miguel Santo Amaro

Co-Founder
Mariano Kostelec

Mariano Kostelec

Co-Founder
Andre Albuquerque

Andre Albuquerque

Head of Growth
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Uniplaces Office Locations

Uniplaces has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
107 Fleet St
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Uniplaces Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2011

Uniplaces total Funding

$28.9 m

Uniplaces latest funding size

$24 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago

Uniplaces investors

Uniplaces's latest funding round in November 2015 was reported to be $24 m. In total, Uniplaces has raised $28.9 m. Uniplaces's latest valuation is reported to be £42.2 m.
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Uniplaces Revenue

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Uniplaces's revenue was reported to be £3.37 m in FY, 2017
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2017)

3.4m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

3.2m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

94.2%

Net income (FY, 2017)

(10.1m)

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

(9.9m)

EBIT (FY, 2017)

(10.1m)

Market valuation

42.2m

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

5.7m
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GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

309.0k438.0k1.8m3.4m

Revenue growth, %

Cost of goods sold

21.0k44.0k111.0k195.0k

Gross profit

288.0k394.0k1.7m3.2m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

515.6k1.8m12.6m5.7m5.7m

Accounts Receivable

133.6k13.0k76.0k244.0k348.0k

Current Assets

649.2k2.1m13.0m6.3m6.8m

PP&E

7.0k163.0k240.0k195.0k
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(980.0k)(4.5m)(7.5m)(10.1m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(4.1m)(6.7m)(8.3m)

Cash From Financing Activities

15.1m7.7m

Net Change in Cash

10.8m(7.0m)(953.0k)
GBPFY, 2013

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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Uniplaces Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Uniplaces Online and Social Media Presence

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Uniplaces News and Updates

StudentFinance.com, founded by the team behind Uniplaces, raises €1.15 million to reshape education financing using AI technology

StudentFinance, a Fintech company created by the founders of Uniplaces, has today announced it has closed a €1.15 million seed round of funding led by Seedcamp (investors in Revolut and TransferWise – two of the largest fintechs in Europe) and Mustard Seed Maze.  StudentFinance was founded in 2019 i…

Uniplaces Blogs

Guide to Travel Europe by Train: 2-week itinerary

It is undeniable the desire of the Brazilians to travel by train in Europe. This is due, above all, to the fascination for the trails, which have been deactivated in Brazil for many years; to the convenience of traveling and the savings. I have already had the opportunity to travel by train in the O…

Amazing Places to Visit in Lisbon for Free

Lisbon is a city known for its proximity to the sea, for its beautiful light and for being the city of the seven hills… Ah, and,  of course – how could I forget? – , for the famous Pastéis de Nata. This city has become the favourite destination for many foreign students, who are looking […] The post…

The best Uniplaces’ Apartments in Lisbon 🤩

Lisbon is a laid back city, perfect for people who like to eat, drink and dance. It has all the culture and events of an European capital, but it’s a city you can enjoy at a much slower pace. Make the most of the awesome weather at the beaches, chilling at riverside cafes or sunbathing […] The post …

Cooking with The Pasta Queen: Salsa Verde

Friends, readers, good sauce loving people of the world: Alessandra Lauria, from The Pasta Queen, introduces you to 5 Minute Magic Green Sauce. Ready for the easy&fast recipe? 👀 Salsa Verde Ingredients 3 Anchovies; 120g Parsley; 2 Eggs; 80g Breadcrumbs; 2 cloves of Garlic; Capers (optional); 50…

Cooking with The Pasta Queen: Spinach Pesto

After the first delicious Caponata Siciliana recipe… Are you ready for more one delicious recipe from Alessandra Lauria? So, you must love this sauce already, and if you don’t know how to make it, continue reading this post! This recipe leaves out the dairy, packs a nutritious punch with the additio…

The best from Italy… Spinach Pesto

After the first delicious Caponata Siciliana recipe… Are you ready for more one delicious recipe from Alessandra Lauria? So, you must love this sauce already, and if you don’t know how to make it, continue reading this post! This recipe leaves out the dairy, packs a nutritious punch with the additio…
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Uniplaces Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Uniplaces founded?

    Uniplaces was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Uniplaces key executives?

    Uniplaces's key executives are Miguel Santo Amaro, Mariano Kostelec and Andre Albuquerque.

  • How many employees does Uniplaces have?

    Uniplaces has 183 employees.

  • What is Uniplaces revenue?

    Latest Uniplaces annual revenue is £3.4 m.

  • What is Uniplaces revenue per employee?

    Latest Uniplaces revenue per employee is £18.4 k.

  • Who are Uniplaces competitors?

    Competitors of Uniplaces include Lamudi, Rentify and NestAway.

  • Where is Uniplaces headquarters?

    Uniplaces headquarters is located at 107 Fleet St, London.

  • Where are Uniplaces offices?

    Uniplaces has an office in London.

  • How many offices does Uniplaces have?

    Uniplaces has 1 office.