Private Equity Portfolio


Year of Investment: 2017
Portfolio Status: Current
Headquarters: San Diego, CA


Online payment solutions and mobile-centered resident engagement platform for property management companies and tenants.

Zego (Powered by PayLease) is a leading payments technology and resident engagement platform for the residential real estate industry that unifies critical resident touchpoints into one app. The Company’s mobile-first platform delivers portfolio-wide efficiency, higher NOI, and more engaged residents by seamlessly integrating payment, billing, and utility expense management capabilities with a proprietary resident engagement and communication portal. Zego also provides smart home device functionality. Zego serves 6,000 residential real estate companies and over 12 million units nationwide

Zego was founded in 2003 and is based in San Diego, CA, with operations in Chicago, IL and Kansas City, MO.

Vista Foundation Fund III completed the acquisition of PayLease in July 2017. PayLease rebranded to Zego in February 2020.