We’ll cover what your management solution will need to include, and give you an overview of the available management options so you can determine which one might work best for you and your schedule.Read More
What’s the biggest thing holding you back from renting your second home?
For Don and Toby Allison, it was finding a property manager who could actually deliver a profit.
When the couple decided to rent their Poconos property, they looked high and low for a property manager who would actively market their property in exchange for the high booking fees they charged.Read More
You’re almost ready to rent out your second home! You have the proper licenses and fees filed, you’re set up to collect vacation rental taxes, and you have insurance coverage. It’s time to start getting some tenants in the property – but just like a long-term rental, you’re going to need a lease agreement for your guests.Read More
The higher your search result rank, the easier it is to get bookings on the major vacation rental marketplaces.
Vacation rental owners have always known this. It’s why they were willing to spend money on the highest tier subscriptions on HomeAway and VRBO – that #1 slot was worth real rental income.
Since the tiers have been phased out, it’s no longer possible to get a high ranking by buying the right subscription.
Instead, the highest ranking is determined by which listing is best optimized for Best Match.
Owners know that Best Match is what dictates whereRead More
Ready to invite people into your home? Not quite. We need to make sure you’re covered in case anything happens to your property while you’re hosting guests or to your guests while they’re staying in your property. Which means it’s time to talk about insurance.Read More
We already know vacation rental is on the rise – but how will it affect the travel industry now and in the future? In this week’s round-up, we dive into articles on why tourism will grow to depend on alternative accommodations, and why cities that don’t embrace this expansion may well find themselves missing out on huge economic benefits.Read More