The project is inspired by the difficulty of people, especially those coming to a big city for the first time and have no family or friends there, to find secure places to find for a short while
What it does
HomeSpace allows home owners to register some or all of the rooms in their homes for users to come and rent for short stay.
How we built it
We built it using the MERN stark (MongoDB, ExpressJS, React, NodeJS
Challenges we ran into
The major challenge we ran into, was dealing with the security of the users on the platform and the authenticity of the homes that are registered on the platform. We were able to come up with a couple of measures and features that helped us overcome this challenge.
What we learned
Working on HomeSpace taught us how to work in teams, together, to accomplish a goal, how to think and brainstorm constructively.
What's next for HomeSpace
After a successful launch of the web app, we're looking at also making a mobile app available for users too. We're also looking at adding a couple of features, like apartments for long rent and others