Zumper Acquires PadMapper And Relaunches It With An Updated Interface


Zumper, the Kleiner-backed apartment rental platform that launched at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2012, has acquired PadMapper, the popular map-centric apartment rentals site that was once embroiled in a prolonged legal fight with Craiglist.

The acquisition actually closed in January and the combined Zumper and PadMapper teams used the last few weeks to build updated versions of both PadMapper’s Android and iOS apps, as well as its desktop experience. Zumper is giving PadMappers logo a bit of a refresh, too. All of these updates are launching today.

Zumper will run PadMapper as a subsidiary that will keep its own structure, but over time, the two products will share the same backend.

The two companies declined to disclose the exact price of the acquisition, but Zumper co-founder and…

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