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Our Best Tips To Advertise Your Properties Like A Pro!

When you put a lot of effort and energy into creating a cozy place for your guests, it can be frustrating to see that your vacation rental doesn’t drive that much interest. This is exactly where advertising comes in. Advertising your properties effectively can improve...

Mark Your Calendar – Key Vacation Rental Events In 2020!

New year, new events! In 2020, there will be plenty of conferences and fairs for property managers to attend. These are all excellent opportunities for you to network and learn more about the vacation rental industry. Mark your calendar as we have listed the upcoming...

5 Tips To Make Your Vacation Rental Stand Out!

Your vacation rental property is always in competition to secure bookings. So, you need to think about how to make your vacation rental stand out and shine above the rest. Thankfully, there are five areas that you can work on now, that will help your vacation rental...

How Can You Drive More Direct Bookings From Your Website?

Direct booking means that you get bookings directly from guests and you don’t need to pass through other channels, like the online travel agencies such as Booking.com, Airbnb, tripadvisor etc. This means vacation rentals or hotels do not need to pay any commission to...

How To Start Boosting Bookings During The Low Season

The low season can send shivers down the spine of the hardiest vacation rental property manager. The vacation rental booking low season statistics can even cause a sweat. Eurostat found that in July and August, vacation rentals can amount to 16.5% and 18% of the...

Your.Rentals’ Year in Review 2019 | PLUS: a taster of our next plans for 2020!

With January quickly approaching, it is soon time to say goodbye to 2019 and to welcome a promising new year, both for property managers and for Your.Rentals. Indeed, the vacation rental industry is still going strong, with an expected 3% increase in the number of...

10 Tips To Get More Vacation Rental Bookings in 2020

In your vacation rental business, you are always trying to find out how you can get more bookings.  Bookings are the life-blood for your survival and long-term existence in the industry. As the tourism sector is set to be even busier in 2020, the number of vacation...

Double Bookings – A Property Manager Nightmare!

How To Avoid Double Bookings As the travel and tourism industry continues to flourish, the short-term rental industry has also experienced robust growth.  To grasp this amazing business opportunity, property managers must learn the ways and tips to manage their...

Tips To Get 10 Times More Direct Bookings

Direct bookings can be a serious source of income for your vacation rental business. As the travel industry continues to evolve at a rapid pace, customers are always looking for the easiest way to book online. However, a customer will only move from browsing a...

How to improve your business by understanding your vacation property occupancy

How does your property occupancy compare to your competitors? What’s a good occupancy rate for your property? 100%? 20%? Does it depend on location? Time of year? Is a couple of guests staying for a month better than a large party of guests staying only a couple of...
Tips To Get 10 Times More Direct Bookings

Tips To Get 10 Times More Direct Bookings

Direct bookings can be a serious source of income for your vacation rental business. As the travel industry continues to evolve at a rapid pace, customers are always looking for the easiest way to book online. However, a customer will only move from browsing a...

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