Last minute vacation rental bookings add operational stress and are of course by their nature priced differently. Consequently, they are worth tracking & maximizing in terms of their value. In this article we discuss the significance of last minute bookings in different markets, plus their value and challenges relative to other bookings.
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How to increase short-term rental bookings & revenue whilst reducing risk
In their latest webinar, Superhog discussed ways to help increase short-term rental bookings and revenue, whilst reducing the risk of parties, nuisance guests and damaged properties and reputations – with the help of Transparent vacation rental data.
The Global Vacation Rental Report 2022
In partnership with Rentals United, we bring you the Global Vacation Rental Report 2022, a deep dive into property manager behaviour & sentiment around the world. Check out the highlights and download the report for the latest global insights into operations, distribution, technology adoption, pricing strategies & data usage
Is my vacation rental listing underpriced? The devil in the details
A property manager in Colorado recently got a new view into their market. Their 3 bedroom home was consistently booked and earned enough to cover its expenses – by most measures a success story! Yet when looking at the full picture, how successful? Like so many other property managers, they started to wonder “is my vacation rental listing underpriced?”
From Full Vacation Rental Occupancy to Full Vacation Rental Profit
It’s key to strike a balance between vacation rental occupancy and rate in order to maximize revenue: In this article, VacayMyWay shows us more effective ways to track and measure performance than looking purely at occupancy, and provides some top tips for balancing occupancy with ADR.
Why should you list your vacation rentals on Google?
Maximising visibility has always been a key to boosting occupancy, but in the face of the pandemic, diversifying your distribution is more important than ever. So why and how should you list your vacation rentals on google of all places? With the help of Avantio, learn about Google Travel, the benefits of listing on Google and how to get started, right here.
European Travel Will Not Fully Recover Until 2024
Despite a major recovery this summer, European travel volumes are still behind the pre-pandemic days, which are not expected to be surpassed until 2024. The most recent edition of the ‘European Tourism Trends & Prospects’ quarterly report from the European Travel Commission (ETC) continues to monitor COVID-19 impact on the sector, examining how travel is rebounding amid the current wave of infections and ongoing vaccination programmes.
How an Airbnb Cleaning Checklist Can Save You Time & Money as a Host
Just as a grocery list can help make your weekly shopping trip more efficient, having a checklist for cleaning vacation rentals can save you time and money. As a host, you can create a custom checklist unique to your property so you get a consistent clean every time. Learn the top to-dos to include on your Airbnb cleaning checklist with TurnoverBnb and how lists can help you increase your revenue.
Proptech: How COVID-19 is accelerating the adoption of technology
Blueground explains how the pandemic has fueled Proptech disruption as more property companies adopt technology to survive % thrive in these unprecedented times. Read on to find out why the proptech industry is gaining when others are struggling.
Vacation rental direct bookings – fiction, fad or here to stay?
Wondering about the power of vacation rental direct bookings? You’ve come to the right place! Damian Sheridan of the Book Direct Network elucidates the why and the how of driving direct bookings for your short term rentals.
Sustainable short-term rentals: Why property managers should check their carbon footprint
Property management company Nestor share how deep diving into their environmental footprint has added significant value to their business. They are aiming to build a model for sustainable short-term rentals and are here to show other property managers why they should be following suit!