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Getting Your Landlord on Board!

Getting Your Landlord on Board!

Just because you rent your apartment or house doesn't necessarily mean you can't list it on Airbnb when you go away. Some tips to get your landlord on board:

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Forward Thinking for Maximum Profits

Forward Thinking for Maximum Profits

It's currently September, almost October. You might think we're crazy for thinking as far ahead as July 2017 for our Airbnb property prices. You'd be wrong. (Not saying we're not crazy, just not in this particular instance.)

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The Importance of Being Business Travel Ready

The Importance of Being Business Travel Ready

Is it really that important having that briefcase badge on your Airbnb listing? Are business guests that picky about ironing their clothes, or having a spot to work on their laptop? If I don't cater to personal and business travelers alike, am I missing out on some serious booking potential? The quick answer: Yep.

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On Again, Off Again Hosting

On Again, Off Again Hosting

We're often asked: Can I list my house on Airbnb if I still live there? Yes. Yes you can. Maybe you're visiting Scotland for two weeks next April. Why don't you list your house now for that specific period and see if somebody books? Hire an Airbnb property management company (like us) to handle things in your absence.

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5 Must-Have Amenities for your Airbnb Property

5 Must-Have Amenities for your Airbnb Property

You don't have to break the bank to provide an awesome getaway for your guests. But there are a few things that guests expect in a vacation rental - a lack of which will reduce your bookings and lose you income. So really, you can think of these things as an investment into your business.

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The Importance of Superhost Status

The Importance of Superhost Status

The gold standard. The cream of the crop. The highly desired but not often achieved Superhost status. When choosing an Airbnb property management company to list your home, make sure to ask for a link to their profile to ensure they've earned this important designation. Why does it matter, and how will it benefit you?

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5 Ways to Go Above and Beyond for Your Airbnb Guests

5 Ways to Go Above and Beyond for Your Airbnb Guests

A while ago we provided our list of the 5 essential items for your Airbnb property. But there are all sorts of extra things that guests appreciate that aren't considered "essential". These will set you apart on a whole other level when it comes to hosting, and they'll give guests that extra incentive to write a super nice review at the end of their stay. Better reviews = more bookings. Math.

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