STR Legends Live hosted 25 top operators from all over the world. Attendees represented 10 countries on 5 continents, with a grand total of more than 1,000 combined listings. So, what can we learn from these Airbnb big fish running businesses at scale? What were some of our top takeaways from the mastermind retreat?
Eric Moeller is the creator of Cohost Mastery and the cohost of STR Legends Live. Erica Beers and Rebecca Slivka serve as head of Operations & Finance and Customer Service & Business Development for Pillow and Coffee, a short-term rental company built on the master lease model that manages 100-plus listings. Today, Eric, Erica and Rebecca join me to share their top lessons learned from STR Legends Live, discussing the guests’ willingness to connect and learn from each other.
Erica and Rebecca describe how the quality of operators differentiated this event from other vacation rental conferences and offer insight around finding your niche in the short-term rental marketplace. Eric weighs in on what he learned in terms of scaling with intention, addressing the importance of adding listings that fit your business model. Listen in to understand how defining your guest avatar makes other decisions easier and learn how you can leverage systems to grow a successful STR business!
Eric’s top takeaways from STR Legends Live
What made STR Legends Live different from other conferences
Erica & Rebecca’s advice for growing the master lease model
How Erica & Rebecca choose properties
Erica & Rebecca’s tips for finding your niche
Eric’s insight on intentional growth
How Erica & Rebecca can add a new listing in a couple of days
My top takeaways from STR Legends Live