April 18, 2019
Bang Saray studio condo investment

Why I bought a studio condo in Bang Saray, Thailand

In 2012 I started my Airbnb journey by renting out my apartment in Amsterdam. It changed my life. It provided me with enough income to travel […]
December 18, 2018
Carabao-island-investment-philippines

Why I bought a property on Carabao island in The Philippines

In 2012 I started my Airbnb journey by renting out my apartment in Amsterdam. It changed my life. It provided me with enough income to travel […]
June 4, 2018
Airbnb photo captions

3 Essential Tips To Write Effective Airbnb Photo Captions

Airbnb photo captions are often overlooked by Airbnb hosts. It’s unfortunate, because the captions are part of an Airbnb listing’s prime real estate. Why? Because your […]
May 17, 2018
How to Create Additional Revenue From Your Airbnb Hosting Business

How to Create Additional Revenue From Your Airbnb Hosting Business

The amount of income you generate from your Airbnb business is highly dependent on how you manage your listing. You need to have a high-quality listing, […]
November 15, 2017
negative airbnb review

How to Write a Negative Airbnb Review for Your Guests

Should you ever write a negative Airbnb review for your guests? Honesty dictates you should, but could it hurt your Airbnb business? No, it doesn't. Find out why.
November 1, 2017
Airbnb liability insurance

Airbnb Liability Insurance: What Every Host Should Know

Most hosts do not have Airbnb liability insurance. It’s one of those things that get overlooked. Truth be told, I’ve never had it either. It’s boring, […]
April 12, 2017
Five Steps To Improve Your Airbnb Listing Description

Five Steps To Improve Your Airbnb Listing Description

An Airbnb listing description is more than just a rundown of your bed and bath counts—it’s a chance to connect with potential guests on an emotional […]
April 6, 2017

Four Reasons Airbnb Hosts Also Need Their Own Website

There is no denying the colossal size and growing success of Airbnb. At the end of 2015, around 35% of consumers had heard of the popular […]
March 22, 2017
Airbnb Cancellation Policy

Airbnb Cancellation Policy: Which One Should You Use?

Sometimes when we make travel plans, life gets in the way and we may want to cancel our existing reservations. This is no different for Airbnb […]
March 21, 2017
Responding to Airbnb reviews

Why You Should Respond To Every Single Airbnb Review

If you’ve been hosting on Airbnb for a while, you’ve probably noticed (by the amount of questions you get from your guests) that guests tend to […]
February 9, 2017
Airbnb Investing Cali Colombia

Why I Bought a Penthouse in Cali, Colombia, to Rent on Airbnb

After I arrived in Cali, the third largest city in Colombia with almost 2.5 million inhabitants, it only took me a few days to realize the […]
January 24, 2017
How to Craft an Outstanding Airbnb Title and Get More Listing Views

How to Craft an Outstanding Airbnb Title and Get More Listing Views

Your Airbnb title has one goal only: to entice people to check out your listing. All things equal, the listing with the better title will achieve […]
June 19, 2019
How to Create a Social Impact with Your Airbnb

How to Create a Social Impact with Your Airbnb (Ep 283)

87% of consumers prefer to work with businesses that align with their values. So, how can we create a social impact as Airbnb hosts? How do […]
June 11, 2019
How to Collaborate with Local Artists & Creatives

How to Collaborate with Local Artists & Creatives (Ep 282)

Artists and creatives need space to work their magic, and a unique Airbnb can offer the perfect backdrop for a photo or film shoot, a podcast […]
June 5, 2019
How to Manage Host Relationships

How to Manage Host Relationships (Ep 281)

One of the most challenging aspects of growing a short-term rental property management business is managing host relationships. How do you decide which property owners to […]
May 29, 2019
How to Maximize Profit on Airbnb from Special Events

How to Maximize Profit on Airbnb from Special Events (Ep 280)

We know that special events afford Airbnb hosts the opportunity to make extra money on the platform. But how do you decide how much to charge […]
May 22, 2019
puerto rico

How Alma Bair Went From 1 to 50 Luxury Villas in Puerto Rico (Ep 279)

How do you go from managing a single vacation rental to 50? Alma Bair got her start renting out her family’s luxury villa in Puerto Rico. […]
May 15, 2019
STR Legends Live

STR Legends Live Mastermind Retreat in Puerto Rico (Ep 278)

There are any number of forums and online groups for short-term rental hosts. But Airbnb operators who manage 25-plus listings don’t seem to have a community […]
May 8, 2019
case study Airbnb in cape town

Case Study of an Airbnb in Cape Town (Ep 277)

Airbnb is a momentum game. The more bookings you get, the more users see your listing. Unfortunately, Simon Lewis’ bookings have declined in recent months, and today, we’re looking at his listing in Cape Town to find out why. Listen in for our plan to drive reservations and boost his ranking in search results!
May 1, 2019
How Airbnb Personalization Affects Search Rankings

How Airbnb Personalization Affects Search Rankings (Ep 276)

Today I chat with Kelvin Mah, founder of Rankbreeze. Kelvin is an Airbnb SEO specialist and he did a study to find out how Airbnb personalization […]
April 24, 2019
Airbnb News Update April

Airbnb News Update April (Ep 275)

In today’s episode I discuss news updates in short term rental land with Margot Schmorak, CEO of Hostfully. News items discussed: Skift Forum Europe: Airbnb Is […]
April 18, 2019
Airbnb hospitality tips

Hospitality Masterclass: 16 Tips to Create an Outstanding Guest Experience (Ep 274)

Today I chat with John Oden, superhost with properties in Nashville and Florida. John hosts his properties with his wife Ellen under the brand Stay in […]
April 10, 2019
renting out a primary residence on airbnb in las vegas

Renting out a Primary Residence on Airbnb in Las Vegas (Ep273)

Today I chat with my good friend Jesse Krieger, who helped me publish Get Paid For Your Pad in 2014. Jesse has since grown his publishing […]
April 4, 2019
Airbnb Taxes 2019 Explained

Airbnb Taxes in 2019 Explained (Ep272)

It’s that time of the year again, the deadline for filing US taxes is April 15th. Reason enough to invite Miguel Centeno on the show to […]