August 8, 2019
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 […]
August 6, 2019
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Automated Guest Communication (+ Messaging Templates)

If you’re a short-term rental operator and you aren’t automating your Airbnb guest communication, it’s time to change. You do not need to spend cumulative days […]
April 29, 2019
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Best Airbnb Descriptions For The COVID-19 Era Traveler

The Airbnb description you had before February probably no longer applies. The main reason is that your guest avatar has changed. While people were going on […]
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
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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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
December 3, 2016
Payfully get paid in advance

Payfully: Get Paid Today For Your Future Airbnb Reservations

***APRIL 2018 UPDATE: Payfully no longer caters to vacation rental and Airbnb hosts*** Payfully is a new app that enables Airbnb hosts receive their money in […]
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 […]
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 […]
July 10, 2015
HonorTab

How HonorTab Lets You Provide Premium Services to Your Guests

Edit 2020: This content has been labeled out of date. Unfortunately, Honortab stopped providing their service.  There is an awkward gap in AirBnB hosting, where hosts want […]
March 21, 2019
Airbnb News Update March

Airbnb News Update March (Ep270)

In today´s episode I discuss the recent news in the world of Airbnb with Margot Schmorak, CEO of Hostfully. We cover the following news items: * […]
March 21, 2019
Results and Updates Airbnb Investment in Colombia

Results and Updates on Jasper’s Airbnb Investment in Colombia (Ep269)

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March 21, 2019
Airbnb News Update February 2019

Airbnb News Update February (Ep268)

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February 20, 2019
CEO of Guest Ready Ep267

CEO of Guest Ready explains how to manage 1000+ properties (Ep 267)

Today I talk to Alexander Limpert, CEO and founder of GuestReady, one of the leading property management companies for short term rentals. Alexander used his experience […]
February 3, 2019
Outdoorsy the airbnb for RVs

Outdoorsy: The Airbnb for RVs (Ep 266)

In today´s podcast epsiode I chat with Austin Green, senior manager of partnerships at Outdoorsy, the Airbnb for RVs. We chat about how RV owners can […]
January 23, 2019
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Airbnb Plus Hosting in Melbourne (Ep265)

In today´s episode I talk with Blake, Airbnb host in Melbourne. He appeared on the podcast in October, when we talked about the Airbnb plus application […]
January 15, 2019
Airbnb 2018 in Review and Look Ahead

Airbnb 2018 in Review and Look Ahead (Ep264)

The year 2018 was a very interesting one for Airbnb. In today´s podcast episode I discuss the major events that took place within the world of […]
December 26, 2018
How to use Social Media to Market your Airbnb

How to use Social Media to Market your Airbnb (Ep263)

In the last podcast episode of this year I talk with Tarus and Yolanda, the owners of The Nelson Manor. This boutique luxury vacation rental is […]
December 20, 2018
My short term rental airbnb investments

Updates on my short term rental investments (Ep262)

I have invested in three short term rental properties after I sold my apartment in Amsterdam in 2017. In today's podcast I provide an update on […]
December 12, 2018
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Running Three Luxury Vacation Rental Villas in Palm Springs (Ep261)

The desire for more and exceptional accommodation is something that many tourists long for and expect when planning their next holiday. Luxury villas and condos have […]
December 5, 2018
Airbnb SEO rank higher

Airbnb SEO – How to Rank Higher and Drive More Bookings (Ep 260)

When it comes to Airbnb, one of the most important things you can do is make sure your listing is properly optimized! It's not just about […]
November 29, 2018
Vacation Rental Channel Managers for Airbnb hosts

Build Your Own Vacation Rental Website with Lodgify (Ep259)

It has never been more important to have your own vacation rental website, for several reasons such as: *Regulations around the world are restricting the ability […]