September 21, 2016
Airbnb-Nightmares

Avoid Airbnb Nightmares – The 5 Surprising Things Airbnb Hosts Forget Doing

Data and feedback help product designers improve their customer’s’ experience. The same goes for how you can shape your experience as a host and your guests’ […]
August 17, 2016
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Airbnb Alternatives: Tools for Airbnb Hosts to Fill Vacancies

This is a guest contribution by Glenn Carter, founder of The Casual Capitalist. Glenn always advises hosts to use Airbnb alternatives and not be dependent on […]
June 8, 2016
The Ultimate Guide to Your Airbnb Photo Section

The Ultimate Guide to Your Airbnb Photo Section

If there is one thing you should make sure you get right when building your Airbnb listing, it's the Airbnb photo section. Simply put, if your […]
May 26, 2016
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Don’t just go there, live there!

In response to Airbnb’s recent Live There campaign, John Bower explains how to build a local travel guide to share with your guests. Over the past […]
May 11, 2016
Mashvisor

Mashvisor Review: Predictive Analytics For Your Airbnb Listing

Mashvisor enables Airbnb hosts to find the most profitable properties to rent out on Airbnb or other short term rental platforms. The software analyses over 450,000 […]
February 17, 2016
How to create a great Airbnb profile

How to Create a Great Airbnb Profile

The Airbnb profile is a much overlooked aspect of an Airbnb listing. The reason is probably that people don’t like writing about themselves. However, it can […]
September 18, 2015
The Airbnb Story

The Airbnb Founder Story: From Selling Cereals To A $25B Company

The Airbnb founder story is one of the most inspiring stories of the 21st century. Against all odds, with no investors and thousands of dollars of […]
July 10, 2015
HonorTab

How HonorTab Lets You Provide Premium Services to Your Guests

There is an awkward gap in AirBnB hosting, where hosts want to make some extra money by providing items for their guests to purchase, but at […]
June 23, 2015
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Can a Computer Determine the Best ‘Comps’ for Airbnb Listings?

As of today, there is a new software tool that claims the answer is ‘yes’. A ‘comp’, or ‘comparable listing’ is an Airbnb listing which shares […]
June 4, 2015
The Future of Airbnb

The Future of Airbnb: 56 Industry Experts Reveal Their Outlook

It’s always hard to predict the future of an industry, especially if the industry is fairly new, like home-sharing. New platforms can grow to multiple billion […]
May 29, 2015
Preparing your Airbnb home

Setting Up Your Home To WOW Your Airbnb Guests

Transforming your space from a private living area to a guest friendly unit can take some doing. There are a number of details to attend to; […]
May 21, 2015
Airbnb Taxes

Airbnb Taxes: What You Should Know

As an Airbnb host, you’re pretty busy with taking care of your guests, responding to messages and running your Airbnb listing. Keeping track of financials and […]
September 12, 2018
How to Manage and Train Your Cleaners (Ep252)

How to Manage and Train Your Cleaners (Ep252)

In this week’s podcast episode I speak with Francisco Arango, long time Airbnb host and cleaning expert. Francisco started his Airbnb hosting career by renting out […]
September 12, 2018
Luggage Storage for Airbnb Guests with Knock Knock City

Luggage Storage for Airbnb Guests with Knock Knock City (Ep251)

Airbnb guests often want to check-in early or check-out late. If that’s not possible, they often ask if they can at least store their luggage. Although […]
August 29, 2018
Protect Your Airbnb from Parties with Noiseaware

Protect Your Airbnb from Parties with Noiseaware (Ep250)

 Every week it seems the news is flooded with stories about short-term rental guests using properties to host wild parties, unbeknownst to the property owner. […]
August 22, 2018
Advocating Friendly Short-Term Rental Regulation with Megan McCrea

Advocating Friendly Short-Term Rental Regulations (Ep249)

 Short-term rental regulation and legislation is a hot topic right now. Many major cities including New York City, Miami and San Diego – to name […]
August 15, 2018
How to Grow Your Airbnb Management Company

How to Grow Your Airbnb Management Company (Ep248)

 Many people have considered becoming an entrepreneur, but the thought of starting their own small business can be a little scary, if not downright intimidating. […]
August 8, 2018
How to Setup Eye-Catching Airbnbs on a Budget

How to Setup Eye-Catching Airbnbs on a Budget (Ep247)

 Airbnb has seen rapid growth in the last 10 years, and now boasts more than three million available properties in more than 65,000 cities around […]
August 1, 2018
Investing in Airbnb in Ivory Coast

Investing in Airbnb in Ivory Coast (Ep246)

As Airbnb continue to fight stricter regulations in many major cities across the globe, many would-be hosts are looking at new opportunities to invest and host […]
July 23, 2018
How to Integrate Art in Your Airbnb

How to Integrate Art in Your Airbnb (Ep245)

As more and more Airbnb hosts join the hosting game, the short-term rental landscape is getting more competitive and standing out from the crowd is becoming […]
July 7, 2018
Airbnb News Updates

Airbnb News Updates and Q&A (Ep244)

In today’s episode, I discuss recent Airbnb news updates with Nicole Prentice Williams, VP of Strategic Partnerships at Hostfully. We recorded this podcast live on Instagram […]
June 26, 2018
Airbnb updates, innhance.com and more

Ep243: Updates on Airbnb investments, Innhance.com and more

In today’s podcast episode I share a number of updates on the things that I’ve been working on during the last few months. Here’s an overview. […]
June 20, 2018
How to manage over 100 Airbnb listings with AirManaged

Ep242: How to manage over 100 Airbnb listings with AirManaged

In today’s podcast episode I chat with Daniel Parker, founder of AirManaged, a short term rental management company based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Daniel had a difficult […]
May 30, 2018

Ep241: Danish Man Loses $100,000 in Real Estate Scam in Colombia

Listen and learn how Patrick, manager of FAR International Cali, got scammed out of $100,000 in a real estate deal in Cali, Colombia. Patrick’s story and […]