SA student accommodation marketplace DigsConnect raises R12m in funding – Ventureburn

Cape Town based student accommodation marketplace DigsConnect has raised R12-million in investment from undisclosed investors, according to a report today by tech news site Disrupt Africa.

DigsConnect’s platform pairs up registered students looking for a place to stay with homeowners in Cape Town that are looking to rent out their properties on a long-term basis.

Disrupt Africa reported today that the funding will go towards development of the DigsConnect’s platform, sales and marketing.

DigsConnect was founded in 2017 by CEO Alexandria Procter, head of technology Brendan Ardagh and head of marketing Greg Keal

DigsConnect was founded in 2017 by CEO Alexandria Procter (