Technology has made it easy for people to offer their properties on rent, and rent seekers to find their dream property. That’s the exact space where Rentorr does its business by bridging the gap between owners and renters. The company is redefining the face of the landlord and tenant relationship in South Africa. Their online platform connects the needs of both parties in one place – streamlining the entire process from start to finish. Happy tenants ensure timely paid landlords, so everyone wins. The challenge here was to develop the platform from scratch
and create a unique UI and offer the best experience to the users. Client’s brief here was to create a clean and minimalistic UI that eases renting for both the parties. We had to localize the platform for the South African audience and tailor it to meet the requirements of the local community. Since there were few such platforms we had to constantly wear our creative hat and create unique features and solutions. From design and user experience to payments and documentation it required modules that were meant for the local market.
We worked on the whole project from scratch and this included developing the website and the application. The idea evolved over time and we conquered multiple challenges. On the technical side of it the project involved –