January 31, 2020

How to Absolutely Create a Win-Win for You and Your Landlord on Airbnb

Do you rent your property? Are you thinking about hosting on Airbnb? A lot of people want to start Airbnb hosting as a side hustle, but […]
January 28, 2020

The Airbnb Industry Trends You Need to Know for 2020 and Beyond

As we enter a new decade, I wanted to reflect upon how the short-term rental industry has evolved. I will discuss current Airbnb industry trends and […]
January 16, 2020

Pricelabs v. Beyond Pricing Comparison for Airbnb Pricing

One of the most important things to automate in your short-term rental business is your Airbnb pricing. Maybe you've already decided you want to automate your […]
January 14, 2020

Airbnb Price Tips For Vacational Rental Hosts

Pricing your place is one of the most important decisions you make as a host. It’s also one of the most complex decisions you will make. […]
January 9, 2020

Updated Airbnb Cancellation Policy For 2021: What You Need To Know

Breaking News January 2021: Airbnb to Update Extenuating Circumstances Policy The Airbnb cancellation policy is undergoing some changes in 2021. Airbnb recently announced that its extenuating […]
December 17, 2019

How to Style Your Airbnb into Something Extraordinary

Depending on your location, you might be competing against thousands of other Airbnb hosts for the same guests. It can be difficult figuring out a way […]
December 13, 2019

Smartbnb vs. iGMS | Which tool is really better?

In this article, I'm taking a look at two different property management software: Smartbnb vs iGMS.  I've tried both of them, and I'm going to talk about […]
December 10, 2019

7 Ways to Boost Your Bottom Line With Airbnb Add-On Services

There comes a time in every host's life when they start to consider what Airbnb add on services they can offer.  You start to think about […]
December 6, 2019

This is How to Start Airbnb Hosting as a Side-Hustle

When you look for ways to make passive income or for the best side hustle ideas for 2020, you may get ideas like e-commerce, Uber, Lyft […]
December 3, 2019

This is Why Small Cities Are Best for a Short-Term Rental Business

It’s common knowledge that you need to be in a large city to run a successful short-term rental business, right? Wrong. It’s the smaller cities that […]
December 2, 2019

The Most Direct Way to Become an Airbnb Superhost

In this post, I'm going to explain two things to you: how to become an Airbnb superhost, and why you'd want to become one. I'm going […]
November 28, 2019

Lodgify vs Your Porter | Which one is really better?

Listing your property on Airbnb, Homeaway, Booking.com and the whole gang is great, but there's an unfortunate caveat: they take a chunk of your profits. What […]
October 12, 2020
How to maximize revenue with Rented

How to Maximize Your Revenue with Rented (Ep. 355)

Airlines and hotel chains employ entire teams to determine what their pricing and booking settings should be to maximize revenue. But most short-term rental (STR) hosts […]
October 5, 2020
Crushing the STR game in Nashville

Crushing the STR Game in Nashville (Ep. 354)

In the same way that ‘smooth seas don’t make great sailors,’ a strong economy doesn’t produce great entrepreneurs. And for short-term rental (STR) business owners using […]
September 28, 2020
Mack Owen's 7 year STR journey in Seattle

Mack Owen’s 7-Year STR Journey in Seattle (Ep. 353)

For short-term rental hosts in urban markets, the last few months have not been easy. So, how do you stay sane in such a stressful time? […]
September 21, 2020
How to hire and train virtual assistants

How to Hire and Train Virtual Assistants (Ep. 352)

Are you starting to feel overwhelmed as your short-term rental (STR) business grows? Or maybe you’re just tired of doing EVERYTHING and wish you had a […]
September 15, 2020
What I learned from 350 GPFYP podcasts

What I Learned From 350 GPFYP Podcasts (Ep. 351)

We’re not selling a space, we’re selling an experience The size, #rooms, and location don’t drive the price as much as with LTRs and real estate […]
August 31, 2020
email marketing for STR hosts

How to Use Email Marketing to Personalize the Guest Experience (Ep. 350)

If your Airbnb listing is a treehouse or a castle, the property itself creates a unique guest experience. But what if your space is a typical, […]
August 24, 2020
How to market to the work from home guest

How to Market to the Work-From-Home Traveler (Ep. 349)

Travel has changed in the season of COVID-19. Short-term rental (STR) guests are looking for a ‘home instead of home’ that they can drive to. Most […]
August 17, 2020
How to pivot to a new STR business model

How to Pivot to a New STR Business Model (Ep. 348)

Did COVID-19 put a halt to your short-term rental (STR) business? If so, you may need to restructure your Airbnb portfolio and pivot to a new […]
August 10, 2020
How to manage inventory in your STR units

The Perfect System to Manage Inventory in Your STR Units – with Darik Eaton (Ep. 347)

Do you know exactly what items are in each of your Airbnb listings? Do you know where the breaker box is located? Or the make and […]
August 3, 2020
Julie George how to work on your business not in it

How to Work ON Instead of IN Your STR Business (Ep. 346)

Why are you in the short-term rental (STR) business? A lot of us start with a goal to replace our income and eventually quit our 9-to-5. […]
July 27, 2020
From 0 to 100 airbnb listings in one year

From 0 to 100 in One Year (Ep. 345)

So, you want to scale a short-term rental (STR) property management company. But how do you find new clients? And how do you manage tens or […]
July 20, 2020
The importance of community airbnb hosts

The Importance of Community (Ep. 344)

When you have a question about your short-term rental (STR) business, where do you go? Do you run a Google search and then spend several hours […]