Publication Date

Summer 2017

Document Type

Project Summary

Degree Name

Master of Arts


Computer Science

First Advisor

Xin Chen, Ph.D.

Second Advisor

Alex Liu, Ph.D.

Third Advisor

Soon-Ok Park, Ph.D.


HomeAway is an online business application allowing renters to book their accommodations for rentals of homes or Apartments. This online application allows the owners to update their properties for advertisements and lease them to renters.

This website has user friendly functionalities providing services to the customers, owners, and administrators. Just a click away from your destination that quickly you get the best offers as we directly interact with the owners for the benefit of Customers. The service goal of HomeAway project being providing some luxury living, a sense of freedom, caring your loved ones and communities our website goes an extra mile to provide your need connecting to the world.

The main goal of this online secure application is to make the job easy allowing everyone to perform quick transactions like for the Owner to manage the property details, Customer to quickly get good deals followed by easy checkout and Administrator to manage properties and financial details. Many such functionalities have been embedded to explore, book and travel benefitting the user.


Authors names are in alphabetical order.