Start-up WanderJaunt wants to build a reliable home for vetted and trusted short-term rentals around the world on Airbnb, and with $2 million in seed finance in the bank has struck deals with large home goods providers, to deliver a common experience to guests at all WanderJaunt properties.

Property owners can either negotiate a fee for the startup to take over their lease or opt for a commission model, and WanderJaunt takes care of furnishing homes and servicing customers.

Longer term the company is looking to leverage data to build reliable models for pricing short-term rentals, and then re-price home values to take this additional potential value into account. In addition to Airbnb, WanderJaunt also accommodates VRBO, TripAdvisor and some other platforms.

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