AirBnB Investment: Starting an AirBnB Business and making money

If you are considering an AirBnB Investment or you have a second home and you intend to make money with AirBnB you probably are asking yourself how much income your property can generate: AirBnB has the answer for that. Here you can find an income calculator that will predict how much you can make with Read More …

AirBnB Host Tips for a successful start

I recently stayed as guest to the house of a new host and these are my AirBnB Host Tips for a successful start in this adventure. Do not get me wrong, the host and the experience was very good, (I give her 5 stars! ) but still there are a few things that can be Read More …

How much does AirBnB take and Give to Local Communities

How much does AirBnB take and Give to Local Communities ? Whiteout doubt tourism has grown to become one of the largest industries on Earth, more than 10 percent of the world’s gross domestic product. Tourism is the ultimate double-edged sword. If done well, it can do a lot of good. It can boost economies and Read More …

Setting up Expectations: educate your guests about reviewing their staying

Setting up expectations is important if you want to avoid bad reviews. this is what I am currently doing considering the fact that I can’t welcome them in person as most of the time I am not in the city. Consequently, I send to every guest a house manual via email prior their arrival in Read More …

Listing your property in Booking.com

Listing your property in Booking.com is definitively a must if you are trying to attract short term tenants. Booking.com is one of the most recognized brand for booking hotels and houses in Europe. I was so big that the EU commission accused the company of monopoly and forced them to change policies and opening the Read More …

Airbnb Listing Hacks: Free eBook (until August the 28th)

Airbnb Listing Hacks – The Complete Guide To Maximizing Your Bookings And Profits Alex is just releasing his new book on how to improve the listing of your house in AirBnB. Nice read with simple and effective suggestions for increasing the number of bookings. Definitively a nice read and… It is free till the 28th Read More …

Listing your property in AirBnB

Listing your property in AirBnB is definitively a must if you are trying to attract short term tenants. AirBnB is one of the most well-known websites that put hosts and guests in contact and one of the most recognized among people. AirBnB helps make sharing easy, enjoyable, and safe by verifying personal profiles, listings and Read More …

Is short term rental a real estate investment?

Is short term rental a real estate investment ? If you have a furnished house or one or more serviced apartments and you are renting them for short term you are probably part of the real estate investor family. Obviously there is a big difference between owning a  furnished home and being a real estate broker that Read More …

Online Forums for Hosts and Guests of Short Term Rentals

Where are good forums for hosts? I have a property that I list for short term rental but where can I connect with fellow hosts? Is there an owner community on the internet? If you have ever had the need to connect and network with people that are sharing your interest you probably want to Read More …

Six tips on how to obtain good reviews and quality feedback

Good reviews are fundamental to the service industry and hosting your guest is no different.  Websites like Airbnb, HomeAway and VRBO actively ask for reviews by travellers. Through this feedback, your customers can freely express their opinion. Hotels, restaurants and short term rental properties are evaluated for their quality of service thanks to this system. Read More …