Web 2.0 Social Media Site has Delaware Beach Covered Viscape Leads the Way for On-line Delaware Beach Vacation Home Listings, Rentals and Sales
September 04, 2008 (PRLEAP.COM) Business NewsArlington, Virginia (September 4, 2008) - Viscape.com, a Web 2.0 social marketplace for vacation home owners, prospective renters and travel lovers, chose Dewey Beach as its first feature destination. Now, after only two months, Viscape is one of the largest property listers for the popular Delaware destination, having more vacation home listings than sites such as VRBO, Hutz, and even Homeaway.
"We are very excited about reaching this milestone so quickly," said Caroline Allison, president and co-founder of Viscape. Asked why she chose the Delaware shoreline as her company's first flagship destination, she answered: "Viscape is based in Washington, DC, and Delaware is the Washington area's favorite beach getaway. It was a natural choice."
For realtors and property owners, Viscape.com is the next generation website for vacation homes, the perfect platform on which to expose vacation properties-free of charge-to a global audience. Listing a property only takes a few minutes, and in addition to a description, realtors and property owners can add pictures and videos to showcase their properties. Viscape connects potential renters and buyers to vacation property owners and real estate brokers free of charge.
Some of Viscape's features include revolutionary mapping technology that pinpoints exact property locations on a map; Web 2.0 capability that allows travelers to connect with other travelers and real estate owners; and an innovative trip planning interface where travelers can plan their trips together so that everyone has a voice in the planning the perfect vacation.
"Viscape is a next generation website for vacation homes that connects travelers with their perfect vacation home in a snap. We make vacation planning fun and social," says Allison.
Viscape is about bringing people together around vacation homes. In the spirit of its mission-Live It, Love It, Share It!-Viscape has introduced Viscape University-a virtual school where travel enthusiasts can participate in real-time classes that cover topics ranging from photography to international real estate to scuba diving. A new class is offered each week. Viscape U's next seminar on September 30th will focus on strategies for growing your real estate business in vacation destination hotspots for free.
Viscape.com is a Web 2.0 social marketplace for vacation properties and second homes, where you can take care of your travel logistics in a snap while connecting with kindred travel spirits! Use Viscape to list your property for sale, rent or swap, and to plan a trip together with your family and friends. Find your perfect vacation home or destination in less than five minutes.
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