BatDongSan’s customers previously had to pay up to VND 11,000 ($0.48 U.S.) in bank transfer fees and wait for deposit confirmations when transacting on the site. The new payment gateway allows them to transfer money free of charge. They can choose between flexible payment options: plastic cards or digital wallets, according to a news statement.
Hanoi-based DaivietGroup has been operating BatDongSan since 2007. The property site receives 10 million visitors and more than 70 million page views a month and has four million users. An average of one million listings are added to the site every month. Sixty percent of its visitors use mobile devices.