The giants of the Travel Industry, Online Travel and Tourism

Online Booking website are playing a critical role in the travel industry and in online travel in general. “The Checkout”, a popular TV show in Australia, outline the situation of the market and gives useful tips to travelers. In each episode the shows reviews companies of various industrial sectors exposing the pros and the cons 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 …

AirBnB Q&A

The live AirBnB Q&A is coming! Do you have questions about recent announcements and/or what’s new for hosts on Airbnb? February the 27th at 10am Pacific Standard Time, CEO and Head of Community Brian Chesky will answer your top‑voted questions about recent announcements. The livestream will be held in English, but subtitled replays will be Read More …

Some AirBnB Insight Information

Definitively and story about AirBnB Insight Information: recently in Reddit an AirBnB employ decided to share some information with the rest of the audience. His name rest anonymous but his job description is quite clear, he is working as Case Manager: “Case Managers are the people you will speak to regarding any issues on your 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 …

Understanding the future of AirBnB

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky discusses the future of the travel and hospitality industries with Fortune editor and author, Leigh Gallagher, at The New York Stock Exchange. Good to know what is going on! Airbnb is an online marketplace and hospitality service, enabling people to list or rent short-term lodging including vacation rentals, apartment rentals, homestays, 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 …

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 …

Find Profitable Home Rental Experiment in Your Favorite Social Network

Profitable Home Rental base of success is in its social presence. Social media is rapidly turning into a vital part of the modern marketing mix. The so called social media revolution, nowadays is managing a flexible presence on each of the “BIG TWO” (Facebook, Twitter). This has become a MUST for any person that is 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 …