October 25, 2021

Affordable Technology for Small Airbnb Hosts—with Henry Bennett (Ep418)

 Short-term rental operators understand that technology helps automate certain aspects of our hosting business, saving time and streamlining our operations. But there are few tools that […]
October 22, 2021

Don’t Start an Airbnb Business, Buy One (Ep417)

  As Airbnb entrepreneurs who help people start and scale their own short-term rental companies, you may be surprised to hear that, right now, we don’t necessarily […]
October 18, 2021

Building an Airbnb Listing That Beats the Competition—with Kati & Brian Greene (Ep416)

  As short-term rental hosts, we ALL want to build a listing that stands out from the competition. And we know that having the right photos is […]
October 15, 2021

The Biggest Opportunity in Short-Term Rentals (Ep415)

  In a recent interview with Skift CEO Rafat Ali, Brian Chesky predicted a near-future revolution in travel. A revolution that presents a big opportunity for short-term […]
October 11, 2021

Delight your guests by delivering the unexpected—with J.T. McKay (Ep414)

If you want your guests to delight YOU with five-star reviews, return visits and referrals, then you need to delight them first by delivering the unexpected. […]
October 4, 2021
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How to Set Up a Multilingual Airbnb—with Tracey Northcott (Ep412)

It’s your job as an Airbnb host to understand the struggles your guests might face and set them up for success.  But what if your guests […]
September 27, 2021

Learning lessons from 13 years experience in the STR industry (Ep411)

  Yes, we learn a lot from personal experience. But smart short-term rental hosts also learn from each other. We take advantage of our peers’ and predecessors’ experiences, […]
September 24, 2021

International Travel Ban to US Will Be Lifted in November (Ep410)

  On Monday, September 20, the US government announced that it is lifting its Covid-related ban on international travel starting in November. The new rules allow entry for […]
September 20, 2021

How to Use Virtual Assistants to Run Your Airbnbs—with Charlie Hawranik (Ep409)

  Hiring a virtual assistant can be a game-changer for your STR business. But here’s the catch: Your VAs are only as good as your training and […]
September 17, 2021

Ideal Operations to Scale Your Airbnb Hosting Business (Ep408)

  You might be surprised to hear that the most downloaded episode of Get Paid for Your Pad so far this year is a show about systems. […]
September 13, 2021

How to Leverage Virtual Assistants to Scale Your Hosting Business—with Kim Herrlein (Ep407)

 Are you still trying to do it all yourself in your short-term rental business? If you’re afraid to be away from your phone even for a […]
September 10, 2021

Why You Need a Vision for Your Airbnb Business (Ep406)

 Don’t think you need a vision for your Airbnb business? If you’re trying to grow a short-term rental company, but you haven’t given any thought to what […]