Measuring ROI: A Simple Guide for Vacation Rental Owners

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As a vacation rental owner, you know that measuring ROI – or how much you’re getting out of your vacation property after you spend on necessary expenses – on your property goes beyond just calculating what your annual bookings bring through your bank account. However, even newer and more seasoned property owners alike might be surprised at some of the details that can contribute to (or detract from) your annual ROI. Let’s have a look at some metrics you can establish to make sure that you’re seeing your vacation rental’s revenue from every possible angle in all circumstances.

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The Value of Vacation Rentals

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The vacation rental market is an industry estimated at nearly $25 billion in the United States alone. Add in Europe, and that figure grows as high as the $85 billion range. For such a large industry, you’d figure you’d hear about it more over the airwaves and maybe you’re a traveler that already knows the value in using vacation rental when you travel. However, if you’re new to the vacation rental concept, there’s more to this rapidly growing industry than just the dollars it commands.

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Tips to Boost Vacation Rental Bookings

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If you’ve chosen to list your vacation home as a vacation rental, chances are you want that property to earn its keep. You’re hoping for bookings to cover some of the expenses or maybe just generate some extra income over the course of the year.  If you’re going to list it, however, you should make sure that those listings are working for you and not against you. Here are six tips to help you improve your listings and increase the bookings on your site.

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How Time Flies

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Evolve Vacation Rental Pre Launch

 

We’re not sure how it happened, but suddenly it’s late September, we’ve been live for just over a month and we have been criminally negligent when it comes to updating our blog.  We’ll try to bring you up to speed.

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The Big Day!

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After months of working nearly around-the-clock, we’ve made it to the big day:  our site is live and Evolve is officially open for business!

This doesn’t happen often, so we’d like to acknowledge a few of the people who helped us get here.  Our thanks go out to our…

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What We’ve Learned

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In the process of building Evolve, we spent hundreds of hours speaking with vacation rental homeowners and travelers.  We focused on asking questions and listening.  Here’s what we learned…

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