May 11, 2020
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11 Ways to Increase Bookings On Your Vacation Rental Website

There are a few things you can do to your direct booking website that help increase bookings quickly. With some of these vacation rental marketing strategies, […]
May 4, 2020
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Vacation Rental Scams: How Vulnerable Hosts Can Protect Themselves

Vacation rental operators have always been at risk, but it seemed less scary before. We had Airbnb to verify guests and protect us. There wasn't a global crisis […]
April 30, 2020
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2020 Vacation Rental Marketing Guide For Proactive Hosts

This year is a great one to completely change your vacation rental business plan. You didn't really have the choice, of course, but we've learned a few […]
April 27, 2020
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How to Use Pinterest to Drive Traffic To Your Direct Booking Website

Many hosts use Airbnb as the proverbial one basket to keep all their eggs.Not only are there many other channels to promote your listing on, but […]
April 23, 2020
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How This Short-Term Rental Host Operates 100+ Units Working 2 Hours a Week

This crisis is going to force short-term rental operators to professionalize.Airbnb side-hustle operators are going to struggle. They may decide to get serious with their vacation […]
April 23, 2020
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How This Couple Used Instagram To Get 85-90% Booked in Off Season

With over 7 million listings worldwide, Airbnb is a competitive space. Some hosts like to leave all the marketing work to the OTA, but others like […]
April 22, 2020
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2020 Hospitality Trends: What Opportunities Are There In the Face of COVID-19?

Whatever hospitality trends for 2020 were predicted at the start of the year no longer stand.While the short-term rental industry was expected to grow exponentially - […]
April 20, 2020
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I Talked to 45 STR Experts About Business Solutions to COVID-19 and This Is What I Learned

With so much changing in such a short time, Airbnb hosts are scrambling to adapt to a new reality. One where coronavirus has completely halted global […]
April 17, 2020
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Airbnb Profile Examples: How to Write an Airbnb Bio During the Crisis

The Airbnb profile description is a much-overlooked aspect of an Airbnb listing. The reason is probably that people don't like writing about themselves. However, it can […]
April 16, 2020
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Airbnb Titles That Will Help Increase Bookings During Coronavirus

One of the first strategies many hosts have gone to increase occupancy during the crisis has been to change their titles and description. For one, they […]
April 16, 2020
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Airbnb Cancellation Policy: Clear Explanation of How it Works

Breaking News April 2020: Airbnb to Introduce Temporary Cancellation Policy Airbnb recently announced that they will introduce a temporary cancelation policy – some hosts will be […]
April 13, 2020
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The Short-Term Rental Operator’s Guide to Renting to Travel Nurses

Just last year, the short-term rental industry was one of the fastest growing industries in the world. Anybody could become an entrepreneur, and you could build […]
July 27, 2020
From 0 to 100 airbnb listings in one year

From 0 to 100 in One Year (Ep. 345)

So, you want to scale a short-term rental (STR) property management company. But how do you find new clients? And how do you manage tens or […]
July 6, 2020

From 0 To 165 Units in Two Years (Ep. 342)

If you survived the last 3 months, you can survive anything. The pandemic hit short-term rental (STR) units hard and it hit property management companies even […]
April 11, 2020
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How to Write a Recession-Proof Vacation Rental Business Plan

Running a vacation rental has been around for years. Airbnb may have taken up the urban market – and is now in deep water with the […]
November 7, 2019

3 Proven Airbnb Hospitality Strategies That Boost Reviews

Being an Airbnb host today means a completely different thing than it meant 10 years ago. Back then, an air mattress and an open heart were […]
October 29, 2019
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This is How Pros Easily Generate More Vacation Rental Leads

A vacation rental business will need rental leads throughout its whole lifetime. After all, you’ll only generate revenue if you have properties to manage and clients […]
October 23, 2019
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How to Start an Airbnb Business and Absolutely Crush It

If you have a second home, or an extra room, or even just a computer, you can start and scale an Airbnb business. But maybe you’re […]
October 18, 2019
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How to make money on Airbnb without owning any property

You can make a six-figure salary at home. Despite what you may think, the short-term rental industry is a viable business even if you aren’t ready […]
September 24, 2019
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Should Your Incorporate Your Rental Property? Pros & Cons

Your occupancy rates are higher than ever and your nightly prices are ideal. You're getting consistently booked by ideal guests who leave raving reviews of your […]
September 20, 2019

How to Make Money With Airbnb Arbitrage

There are over a million searches on Google for the term “What is rental arbitrage”.  With the coronavirus crisis hitting the short-term rental industry like a […]
September 13, 2019
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The Ultimate Guide to Scaling Your Airbnb Business Without Owning Property

Some people use Airbnb for some extra side cash. After all, that’s how the founders started the company: they noticed hotels were overbooked and they had […]
May 22, 2019
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How Alma Bair Went From 1 to 50 Luxury Villas in Puerto Rico (Ep 279)

How do you go from managing a single vacation rental to 50? Alma Bair got her start renting out her family’s luxury villa in Puerto Rico. […]