Leading provider of furniture rental and transitions services teams up with moving platform
CORT, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, today announces a partnership with Updater, a New York-based organization that offers automated services to help customers streamline moving-related tasks across the United States. The partnership is another way CORT is establishing itself as the nation’s leading provider of transition services in the multifamily housing industry and helping to make the moving-in process easier for individuals.
Updater provides custom technology to individuals moving in to a new home or apartment through an easy-to-use platform. These services include forwarding mail, updating businesses with new addresses, sharing moving announcements with friends and family, connecting internet and utilities and more.
“Updater has proven to be a great asset to the multifamily industry and now, partner to CORT,” said Tamela Coval, executive strategist at CORT. “CORT makes the moving-in process easier for individuals nationwide through furniture rental, destination services and more, we’re excited to offer even greater benefit to our customers through this partnership.”
CORT is a leader in connecting renters to apartments. With this partnership, it has never been easier for individuals to locate and move into their dream home or apartment.
“CORT is known throughout the industry for providing world-class service in a very personalized and customized way,” says Ash Bell, executive director of multifamily at Updater. “We’re particularly excited to add them to our growing list of partners and pass along the Updater experience to their customers.”
CORT, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, is the nation’s leading provider of transition services, including furniture rental for home and office, event furnishings, destination services, apartment locating, touring and other services. With more than 100 offices, showrooms and clearance centers across the United States, operations in the United Kingdom and partners in more than 70 countries, no other furniture rental company can match CORT’s breadth of services and companywide commitment to providing excellent customer service. For more information, please visit www.cort.com.
Updater makes moving easier for the 45 million Americans on the move every year. Updater users seamlessly transfer utilities, update accounts and records, forward mail, and much more. Additionally, thousands of relocation professionals (from property managers to real estate brokerage) rely on Updater’s business solutions to save clients and residents hours with a branded and personalized Updater experience. Headquartered in New York City, Updater has raised $10 million from SoftBank Capital, IA Ventures, Commerce Ventures, Second Century Ventures (the strategic investment arm of the National Association of Realtors®), and leading angel investors. For more information about Updater for the Multifamily Industry, please visit http://www.updater.com/solutions/multifamily.