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 […]
June 4, 2018
Airbnb photo captions

3 Essential Tips To Write Effective Airbnb Photo Captions

Airbnb photo captions are often overlooked by Airbnb hosts. It’s unfortunate, because the captions are part of an Airbnb listing’s prime real estate. Why? Because your […]
May 17, 2018
How to Create Additional Revenue From Your Airbnb Hosting Business

How to Create Additional Revenue From Your Airbnb Hosting Business

The amount of income you generate from your Airbnb business is highly dependent on how you manage your listing. You need to have a high-quality listing, […]
November 15, 2017
negative airbnb review

How to Write a Negative Airbnb Review for Your Guests

Should you ever write a negative Airbnb review for your guests? Honesty dictates you should, but could it hurt your Airbnb business? No, it doesn't. Find out why.
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, […]
April 12, 2017
Five Steps To Improve Your Airbnb Listing Description

Five Steps To Improve Your Airbnb Listing Description

An Airbnb listing description is more than just a rundown of your bed and bath counts—it’s a chance to connect with potential guests on an emotional […]
April 6, 2017

Four Reasons Airbnb Hosts Also Need Their Own Website

There is no denying the colossal size and growing success of Airbnb. At the end of 2015, around 35% of consumers had heard of the popular […]
March 22, 2017
Airbnb Cancellation Policy

Airbnb Cancellation Policy: Which One Should You Use?

Sometimes when we make travel plans, life gets in the way and we may want to cancel our existing reservations. This is no different for Airbnb […]
March 21, 2017
Responding to Airbnb reviews

Why You Should Respond To Every Single Airbnb Review

If you’ve been hosting on Airbnb for a while, you’ve probably noticed (by the amount of questions you get from your guests) that guests tend to […]
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 […]
January 24, 2017
How to Craft an Outstanding Airbnb Title and Get More Listing Views

How to Craft an Outstanding Airbnb Title and Get More Listing Views

Your Airbnb title has one goal only: to entice people to check out your listing. All things equal, the listing with the better title will achieve […]
May 8, 2019
case study Airbnb in cape town

Case Study of an Airbnb in Cape Town (Ep 277)

Airbnb is a momentum game. The more bookings you get, the more users see your listing. Unfortunately, Simon Lewis’ bookings have declined in recent months, and today, we’re looking at his listing in Cape Town to find out why. Listen in for our plan to drive reservations and boost his ranking in search results!
March 9, 2018

EP233: This Week in the World of Airbnb

Is there an Airbnb Airlines in our future? Jasper is joined by Nicole Prentice Williams of Hostfully to discuss the company’s ambition to become an ‘end-to-end trip business.’ They also cover the Canadian grandmother suing the platform, the abrupt cancellation of bookings in Beijing, and Danny Glover’s efforts to promote pro-Airbnb legislation in New York.
February 26, 2018

EP231: How to Expand Your Airbnb Portfolio with Rented.com

Let’s say you really enjoy renting your own property on Airbnb, and you’ve discovered that you’re quite good at it. It would be awesome to expand […]
February 19, 2018

EP229: How to Manage Multiple Airbnb Listings

If you’re thinking about taking your Airbnb business to the next level and evolving to manage multiple listings, there are a number of factors to consider. […]
February 5, 2018

EP225: Interior Design Tips for Airbnb Hosts

As Airbnb gets more and more competitive, hosts need to stand out from the crowd. And having an attractive interior design with a few stand-out pieces […]
January 15, 2018

EP219: Cryptocribs, the Airbnb for Crypto Currency Users

No doubt you’ve heard of cryptocurrency, the digital currency that operates on the blockchain. As its popularity grows, the number of startups in the space has […]
December 8, 2017

EP211: This Week in the World of Airbnb

Has Airbnb lost its charm? All startups experience growing pains. That’s just part of the process. But as Airbnb expands its influence to become a major […]
October 30, 2017

EP200: A Serial Airbnb Entrepreneur from Lafayette

There are a number of different ways to take advantage of the Airbnb platform, from listing a room in your own home to re-leasing a rented […]
October 13, 2017

EP195: This Week in the World of Airbnb

Airbnb celebrates another win in its pursuit to target the business traveler, announcing a new partnership with co-working space giant WeWork. The convenience of booking a […]
September 29, 2017

EP192: This Week in the World of Airbnb

According to the recently released Airbnb Asia Pacific (APAC) Travel survey, 71% of travelers highlighted the importance of trying local cuisine. A separate Airbnb study published […]
July 17, 2017

EP171: Long-Term Rental vs. Airbnb

So you’ve invested in a property, finished the remodel, and now you are ready for tenants. Would it be more lucrative to pursue a long-term rental […]
June 23, 2017

EP164: This Week in the World of Airbnb

Can Airbnb have its cake and eat it too? With the company’s efforts to professionalize and provide guests with consistency, some hosts feel that the ‘sharing’ […]