October 21, 2019
make home airbnb ready

63 Amazing Ideas to Make Your Home Airbnb Ready

So you're ready to be an Airbnb host, you've got a sweet space and you're ready to list. The first step on your Airbnb business plan: […]
October 18, 2019
make money on airbnb without owning any property

How to make money on Airbnb without owning any property

You can make a six-figure salary at home. Despite what you may think, the short-term rental industry is a viable business even if you aren’t ready […]
October 15, 2019
airbnb host fatigue

7 Tips to Actually Overcome Airbnb Hosting Fatigue

Hosting on Airbnb can be extremely rewarding. You get to build relationships with guests and earn extra income. But that’s not to say that hosting is […]
October 14, 2019
airbnb host website

4 Surprising Reasons Hosts Need an Airbnb Host Website

If you want to grow your short-term rental business but feel confined to the limits of the Airbnb platform, you need an Airbnb host website. For […]
October 11, 2019
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5 Surefire Ways to be a Rich Airbnb Property Manager

When you learn to build and scale an Airbnb business, one of the best surprises is finding out you don’t need to own any property to […]
October 8, 2019
promote-your-airbnb

The Real Way You Need to Promote Your Airbnb Listing

With over 7 million listings worldwide, Airbnb can get pretty competitive. But the thing is, you’re not just competing with other Airbnb hosts… you’re also competing […]
October 7, 2019
Airbnb Instant Book

What is Airbnb Instant Book and Should I (Not) Use It?

Learn more about Airbnb Instant Book and whether it's right for you to use it. What is Airbnb Instant Book? Airbnb implemented the instant book option […]
October 1, 2019
be a good host

Be a Good Airbnb Host: The Truth About Awesome Hospitality

What’s the best way to get 5-star reviews? You have to be a good host. How do you do that? By making sure your guests are satisfied […]
September 30, 2019
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 listing, it's the Airbnb photo section. If your pictures aren’t great, […]
September 24, 2019
incorporate you rental property

Should Your Incorporate Your Rental Property? Pros & Cons

Your occupancy rates are higher than ever and your nightly prices are ideal. You're getting consistently booked by ideal guests who leave raving reviews of your […]
September 24, 2019
airbnb search ranking

Airbnb Search Ranking: The Impact of Airbnb Personalization

In order to improve your Airbnb search ranking, you have to understand Airbnb’s search algorithm. Because a higher Airbnb search ranking translates into more visibility and […]
September 20, 2019

How to Make Money With Airbnb Arbitrage

There are over a million searches on Google for the term “What is rental arbitrage”.  With the coronavirus crisis hitting the short-term rental industry like a […]
April 28, 2020
direct bookings vacation rental marketing

Direct Bookings Through Powerful and Actionable Marketing Techniques (EP. 330)

Today I'm talking to Mark Simpson from Boostly, a platform for building direct booking websites. I decided to make today's episode fun and play the devil's […]
April 24, 2020
AIRBNB TO REFUNG GUESTS JUNE BOOKINGS

Airbnb May Allow Guests to Cancel June Bookings (EP. 329)

I'm getting a bit used to quarantine now. I had some hope that I'd be able to hop on my bike and go for a ride. […]
April 21, 2020
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What iGMS Customers Are Doing To Weather The Crisis (EP. 328)

Today we talk to Inna Schevchenko, the CMO of iGMS, which is a vacation rental property management software. iGMS recently launched a survey to figure out […]
April 17, 2020
Airbnb Temporary Cancellation Policy

Airbnb Introduces Temporary Cancellation Policy (EP 327)

I'm finally back home to Barcelona after a few months in San Diego. It's weird to be alone all the time, but I'm using this downtime […]
March 12, 2020
How the Coronavirus Impacts Airbnb Hosts

How the Coronavirus Impacts Airbnb Hosts series (EP 317 to 326)

The Coronavirus has a severe impact on Airbnb hosts and the STR industry. I'm publishing a special podcast every Monday on this topic. In this post […]
February 28, 2020
How Core Values Impact Your STR Business

How Core Values Impact Your STR Business (EP 316)

What is the SOUL of your short-term rental (STR) business? What do you believe in? And how do you want to impact other’s lives? Whether you […]
February 21, 2020
Finance Your STR Investment with Host Financial

Finance Your STR Investment with Host Financial (EP 315)

Do you have dreams of investing in a short-term rental (STR) property but don’t know your financing options? Opportunities beyond the traditional bank loan DO exist […]
January 31, 2020
Takeaways from STR Legends Cartagena

Takeaways from STR Legends Cartagena (EP 313)

“2020 is going to be the year of the professional host, regardless if you’re running one unit or if you’re somebody that’s trying to hit a […]
January 23, 2020

Branding for Short Term Rental Hosts (EP 312)

Standing out in crowded STR markets can be difficult. With new rental properties cropping up in desirable locations every day, developing a brand for your STR […]
January 17, 2020
What to do when a natural disaster hits your STR business

What to Do When a Natural Disaster Hits Your STR Rental Business (EP 311)

It’s never fun to think about worst case scenarios. But for Airbnb hosts, it’s important to have an idea of what you might do should the […]
January 10, 2020
How to Invest & Crush It in Competitive STR Markets

How to Invest & Crush It in Competitive STR Markets (EP 310)

Airbnb Superhost Rebecca Cramer lives by the philosophy that it’s better to regret something that you’ve tried than to regret something that you didn’t try at […]