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
Carabao-island-investment-philippines

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 […]
July 4, 2019
STR Legends Live Puerto Rico 2019

Takeaways from STR Legends Live (Ep 285)

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 […]
March 16, 2018

EP234: This Week in the World of Airbnb

How has Airbnb changed since its inception 10 years ago? And how does the site impact cities like NYC? Hostfully’s Glenn Carter joins Jasper to discuss the new Wachsmuth study and other headlines, including the VC fund that is backing former employees, an inclusive new hire at Airbnb, and GM’s expanded car sharing platform.
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 […]
January 19, 2018

EP220: This Week in the World of Airbnb

The Airbnb brand is all about inclusiveness, and its mission statement around ‘belonging anywhere’ gave CEO Brian Chesky the perfect opportunity to speak out on Twitter […]
December 22, 2017

EP214: This Week in the World of Airbnb

If you are spending more than 30% of your monthly income on rent, you fall into the category of rent-burdened—and one popular way to earn the […]
September 8, 2017

EP186: This Week in the World of Airbnb

Airbnb has the capacity to change lives—for better or worse. This week’s headlines include an inspiring story of how the short-term rental platform has helped a […]
August 28, 2017

EP183: Las Vegas Licensing Process for Short Term Rentals Explained

What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas? The city may have a reputation for forgiving indiscretions, but not-so-much if your misdeed involves Airbnb hosting without the […]
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 […]
May 29, 2017

EP157: Jasper’s Airbnb Investment Updates

Jasper has finally reached his ambition of becoming truly homeless. Through the sale of his apartment in Amsterdam, he is embracing the life of a digital […]
April 3, 2017

EP141: Airbnb Investing Oppertunities in Central Europe

Feel like escaping the ‘rat race’? Wouldn’t it be nice to build a little wealth, making as much in passive income as you do active? Today […]
March 20, 2017

EP137: How Two Brits Rode the Short Rent Revolution and Lived to Tell the Tale

There is no doubt that the short-term rental market is here to stay. Airbnb has experienced a wildfire expansion in the last ten years, and it […]
February 20, 2017

EP129: The Importance of Diversifying Your Airbnb Business

Jasper talks with Peter, the host of Clyde River Cottage in southern Australia. With a background in the hospitality business, Peter is well-versed in providing guests […]