Vacation Rental Blog

News and tips for property managers

How to Rank Higher on Booking.com

How to Rank Higher on Booking.com You have bitten the bullet and decided to list your home as a holiday rental for others to enjoy. Perhaps the main aim is to earn a second stream of revenue, as most hosts will readily admit. It’s good to know that your second home or...

How to Price Your Vacation Rentals During the Recovery

Bookings are starting to recover steadily. According to AirDNA, vacation rentals bookings skyrocketed by 127% after reaching the lowest point in late April. Our own data also revealed that bookings have been jumping from 5% of pre-COVID19 forecast in April, to 27% in...

Understanding Coronavirus Travel Restrictions: A guide for vacation rental managers

The Coronavirus pandemic has completely changed the vacation industry (and many others besides), most notably because of border closures, lockdowns and other travel restrictions which have made it difficult or impossible for guests to reach their destinations. Now...

Cleaning Guidelines for Vacation Rentals during COVID-19

As a vacation rental host or property manager, the cleaning guidelines you should follow, and how you communicate with your guests that your vacation rentals are clean and safe will be more important than ever due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Why is cleanliness more...

How will guest booking habits change after Coronavirus?

The huge disruption in the vacation industry caused by the Coronavirus has led to major changes in behaviour from both hosts and guests. One of the biggest questions on the mind of property managers is that of how guest booking habits will change after Coronavirus....

How To Advertise Your Vacation Rental Properties Post-Coronavirus

What does the future of rental hosting look like? As the vacation industry (and the world at large) continues to reel from the devastating effects of the Coronavirus pandemic, many have been asking when things will get “back to normal”. Such a question obviously has...

Credit Vouchers: What Rental Hosts Need To Know

The Coronavirus outbreak has disrupted the entire travel industry and led to an unprecedented number of cancelled bookings all over the world. Initially, many of these bookings were refunded in full due to Extenuating Circumstances policies put in place by several...

Why And How To Turn Your Short-Term Rental Business Into A Mid-Term Rental Business

The last weeks have been especially tough for the vacation rental industry. The coronavirus has spread all around the world and brought along lockdowns and travel restrictions. As a result, short-term rental businesses are suffering from a large amount of...

Covid-19 Contingency Plan: costs & financing

The spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has caused widespread chaos and disruption in almost all parts of the world, affecting nearly every aspect of our lives. This is especially true of the economy, particularly regarding the tourism sector which has been hit hard. You...

Coronavirus – a guide for vacation rental owners and managers (Updated regularly)

As you will no doubt be aware, the recent COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has led to a great deal of disruption and uncertainty all across the world. Our number one priority is of course the health and wellbeing of all of our customers, our team and their families, and our...
How to Rank Higher on Booking.com

How to Rank Higher on Booking.com

How to Rank Higher on Booking.com You have bitten the bullet and decided to list your home as a holiday rental for others to enjoy. Perhaps the main aim is to earn a second stream of revenue, as most hosts will readily admit. It’s good to know that your second home or...

How to Price Your Vacation Rentals During the Recovery

How to Price Your Vacation Rentals During the Recovery

Bookings are starting to recover steadily. According to AirDNA, vacation rentals bookings skyrocketed by 127% after reaching the lowest point in late April. Our own data also revealed that bookings have been jumping from 5% of pre-COVID19 forecast in April, to 27% in...