Every vacation rental property owner needs a good insurance policy to protect themselves and their guests. Take your time and do the research before you commit to a policy. They are all unique, and it may take some shopping around to find the perfect fit for your property.
From smart locks to thermostats, smart home tech can reduce stress for hosts and improve the guest experience.
Just a few things to consider when deciding to list your investment property as a short-term or long-term rental.
If you want to take your vacation rental property to the next level, you have to furnish your space thoughtfully and tastefully. A curated living space will really impress your guests and give a more upscale feel to the listing. Plus, a well-designed space looks better in photographs, so you’ll land more bookings!
Becoming an Airbnb host is the perfect way to earn extra income, meet new people, and help visitors experience the beauty of your area. But if you’re looking to take your vacation rental Airbnb to the next level, you should consider becoming an Airbnb Superhost.
In the short-term rental world, there’s a lot of discussion about direct booking sites. Do rental owners need them? Or are hosting sites like Airbnb, VRBO, and HomeAway sufficient? Right now, many owners don’t think a direct booking site is necessary because platforms like Airbnb may bring in plenty of business.
Not surprisingly, a global pandemic and national stay-at-home order has been very challenging for the travel industry, including vacation rentals. And even as states and countries begin to re-open after the initial phase of self-quarantine, vacation rental numbers are likely to be lower in the coming months.