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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Use Twitter: Popular hashtag for short term rental and Vacation home

In this article you are going to learn how to use Twitter and hashtag for short term rental properties. If properly used it can increase the visibility of your rental place as Twitter users will notice your tweets and, by following the links that you will share they will see your rental property that you Read More …