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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 Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)192(-1%)
Revenue (FY, 2017)£3.4 M(+83%)

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)
7 Fleet St, Holborn
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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

4 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)
GBPY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

10.5k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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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

10 things that no one tells you about living in Madrid

Moving to the vibrant capital of Spain makes all travellers, tourists and students filled with excitement. Some of them might have some expectations beforehand, while others simply let themselves be absorbed by the beauty and colours of the city as soon as they get there. However, even if you are we…

15 tips for a perfect LinkedIn Profile (and get a job)

So you tell everybody that you are looking for a job but you’re not already on LinkedIn. C’mon, what are you waiting for? In our contemporary times, job seekers and recruiters are actively using social media to find great opportunities on the market and LinkedIn is definitely the most popular profes…

10 things no one tells you about living in Valencia

The pleasant weather, amazing food and the rich culture, makes Valencia one of the top Erasmus destinations in Spain. But as any other city, it also holds a few surprising secrets that no one really tells to tourists or foreigners.  In fact, you probably won’t realise about these facts unless you sp…

10 Things No one Tells You About Living in Porto

You’ve definitely heard all the wonderful things about living in Portugal, from the food to the friendly people. Still, there are some things that you might not know about living in Porto, in particular, until you actually move there. Every city has its secrets that are hidden to the eyes of the tou…

Apply to a Spanish University as a Moroccan Student

Studying abroad is one of the best things you can do for your career. It’s your chance to, not only get lifetime opportunities, but also get to learn new cultures, new languages, meet different people and grow as a person. Studying in Spain is definitely a great experience due to this country’s wond…

7 Fast-Growing Occupations to look out for

Maybe you are feeling lost because you are still undecided on what you are going to study for your bachelor. Maybe you are already in college but don’t know in what area you want to take you master’s degree in. That’s completely okay. For all those undecided, we know the feeling and we are here […] …
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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 192 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 £17.5 k.

  • Who are Uniplaces competitors?

    Competitors of Uniplaces include Lamudi, Rentify and NestAway.

  • Where is Uniplaces headquarters?

    Uniplaces headquarters is located at 7 Fleet St, Holborn, London.

  • Where are Uniplaces offices?

    Uniplaces has an office in London.

  • How many offices does Uniplaces have?

    Uniplaces has 1 office.