June 23, 2015
comps airbnb listing

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 17, 2015
Airbnb Top 10 cities

Top Ten Airbnb Cities: Only Two in the US

Airbnb was founded almost seven years ago in San Francisco. After a slow start, the company has grown to over 1 million listings in 190 countries. […]
May 15, 2015
Airbnb Reviews

Airbnb Providing Hosts with more Insights into Reviews

Airbnb has recently started providing selected hosts with much more details with regards to the reviews that they receive. In addition to showing the % of […]
May 7, 2015
Airbnb-Pricing-Tips

Why the Airbnb Calculator Sets Prices of Airbnb Listings Too Low

Airbnb released a new tool to help their hosts improve their listings: the Airbnb calculator. Pricing is by far the most complicated aspect of Airbnb hosting. […]
May 5, 2015
Is Airbnb Safe?

How To Keep Your Airbnb Business Safe

Over 35 million guests have stayed at Airbnbs so you'd expect a number of horror stories to appear. And they did. Most recently, there's the story […]
April 29, 2015
Airdna best place Airbnb rental

AirDnA: Finding the best area for your next Airbnb rental

AirDnA is a tool for finding profitable Airbnb locations. After many hosts find success with their first rental they naturally think about investing in new properties, […]
January 1, 2015
Airbnb Hosting Tips

Airbnb Host Tips: Two Super Hosts Share Their Best Tips

Every Airbnb host is looking for ways to improve their listing or guest experience. Who better to ask than a selection of two super hosts? These […]
December 17, 2014
Airbnb San Francisco

3 Trendy Airbnb Listings in San Francisco, California

So you're thinking San Francisco, the trendy ocean-side city known for all kinds of things from Alcatraz to cable cars. What better plan than to find […]
December 10, 2014
Airbnb Open 2014

Airbnb Open 2014 in San Francisco

In November 2014 a very special event took place organized by Airbnb: the Airbnb Open. Over 1500 hosts from all over the world gathered at Fort […]
November 18, 2014
Airbnb Florida

3 Awesome Airbnb Florida Listings on the Beautiful Gulf Coast

It's that time of year, when the snowbirds fly south to the golden sunshine of Florida's Gulf Coast. Home of breathtaking sunsets, wildlife, and flip flops. […]
November 4, 2014
Providing access to your Airbnb listing

Airbnb Smart Locks: Provide Keyless Entry to Your Airbnb Listing

Airbnb smart locks provide Airbnb hosts with a great way to provide keyless entry to their guests. Why is this important? It can save you time, […]
November 22, 2018
Matt Ward on Airbnb, Digital Nomading and Life Hacking (ep258)

Matt Ward on Airbnb, Digital Nomading and Life Hacking (Ep258)

During my travels around the world I've met some really interesting people, and Matt Ward is one of them. Matt Ward is an angel investor, serial […]
November 1, 2018
Airbnb to Hide Guest Profile Picture before Booking

Airbnb to Hide Guest´s Profile Pictures before Booking (Ep257)

Airbnb recently decided to make changes regarding the visibility of the profile pictures of their users. In the future, hosts won’t be able to see the […]
October 31, 2018
How to Run an Airbnb Co-Hosting Business

How to Run an Airbnb Co-Hosting Business (Ep256)

One reason I love Airbnb is that you can use it in so many different ways. You can rent out a spare room, rent out your […]
October 17, 2018
What you dont know about airbnb cleaning

What You Don’t Know About Cleaning (Ep255)

Have you ever heard of the wall-to-wall method? Neither had I. Until I spoke with Durk Johnson, executive director of the Vacation Rental Housekeepers Professionals. I […]
October 10, 2018
Airbnb Plus Should You Apply

Airbnb Plus: Should You Apply? (Ep254)

Airbnb Plus represents the creme de la creme of all Airbnb listings. It's a selection of the highest quality listings run by Airbnb's finest hosts, known […]
September 19, 2018
RemoteLock

Smartlocks for Airbnb hosts with RemoteLock CEO Nolan Mondrow (Ep 253)

In this week's podcast episode I speak with RemoteLock CEO Nolan Mondrow. For hosts managing multiple properties or locations abroad, RemoteLock offers an easy solution that […]
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 […]