New vacation rental listings need a rating. Review scores and numbers on OTAs are said to be the second most critical factor in a guest’s decision-making (after photos) – and guests mean revenue! Read on for top tips from Thibault of Rental Scale-Up, on how to secure those all important early, positive reviews and why they’re so crucial.
ForwardKeys joined forces with Transparent to share the current booking trends each data provider is noticing. And guess what? Many similarities emphasise how intertwined and dependent the hospitality sector is on government travel restrictions and the rights to fly. Read on for ForwardKeys’ analysis highlights on the current state of 2021 vacation rentals and flights.
Which are the top performing US vacation rental markets attracting higher demand through current challenges?
In April 2020, US reservations were down 94% on 2019. Some areas however, have climbed out of this abyss, and through 2020 even secured more reservations than 2019. So which US vacation rental markets are currently booming?
Choosing a vacation rental data platform can be overwhelming. We want to make it as easy as possible to understand the differences between Transparent and AirDNA alternatives and pick the best platform for you, even if it’s not us. Here is a handy feature comparison to help you compare Transparent, AirDNA and in-platform data tool alternatives.
Preparing a proposal for a new owner or property can be one of the most time consuming, critical and common tasks that a property manager has to face day to day.
In this article we are going to show you how to use our free google sheet template for estimating revenue for a new property and building a solid client proposal.
Transparent’s vacation rental data empowers the industry and beyond. Our Smart Rental Pro dashboard boosts property manager rates and revenue up to 25% with data insights to optimize strategy.
Now our free Smart Rental account brings the power of our data to everyone. Try it at seetransparent.com/dashboard
No matter if you’re a guest, host or property manager, this guide to OTAs, will help you understand the differences between Airbnb and Vrbo and Booking.com. Which services do they offer? What are the costs? And crucially for hosts & property managers, how do the typical bookings on each platform differ?