Aussie Startup Is Airbnb For Parking

Nowhere to leave your car at work? A Melbourne team is making it easy to rent unused parking spots across Australia. Better yet, it’s free to put up a listing.

Parkhound is dead simple to use – you simply search the location you need, and specify some dates you need parking. There are long and short term options available (up to 12 months) and generally they are a lot cheaper than commercial spaces.

Parkhound takes a 10% commission if you do successfully rent out your spot, but that’s a small price to pay for earning some extra cash from an otherwise unused resource. They also offer some accountability with full refunds if it all goes awry.

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