Travel Marketplace Demeure Raises $4M To Take On Airbnb With A Subscription Service For High-End Travelers

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http://techcrunch.com – Canada-based travel marketplace Demeure has raised $4 million in its third round of seed funding from about 50 Canadian private investors. This brings the startup’s total funding to about $8 million, but it has not yet raised any institutional funding. After a 24-month pilot, Demeure’s platform for buying and selling properties launched publicly last week. Demeure targets higher-end travelers by using a service subscription model, where renters and owners can choose between an entry level account or a premium account for added benefits. Users list and search properties based on lo (IT news)