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Meet Tradee, the New Zealand app helping homeowners find the perfect Jack (or Jill) of all trades

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Meet Tradee, the New Zealand app helping homeowners find the perfect Jack (or Jill) of all trades

It can be hard to track down the right person for odd jobs around the home – sometimes it’s a matter of crowdsourcing through friends, while other times it involves painfully trawling through Google search and comparing prices. But a New Zealand made app called Tradee has launched today that promises to get rid of all these pain points and connect homeowners with tradespeople in their area, and it has two young entrepreneurs at the helm. Co-founder and CEO Alexandre Vaz gives us the lowdown.

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