Vox Media to acquire Curbed Network

voxAccording to Fortune, Vox Media is to acquire Curbed Network in a deal made up of cash and stock worth between $20 and $30 million.

curbed-network-logoreal estate, dining & nightlife, shopping & fashion, and design. Real estate blog Curbed was founded in 2004 as a side project by Lockhart Steele, who was then managing editor of Gawker Media. Eater was founded in 2005 and features local content for 27 cities around the U.S. and Racked was launched in 2007. The sites collectively bring in 5 million monthly unique visitors.

Vox recently raised $34 million in a round of funding led by Accel Partners that could grow to as much as $40 million, according to Fortune’s Dan Primack.

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