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    Before You Get That Instant Vacation Rental Website
    Before You Get That Instant Vacation Rental Website…

    You may have been tempted to get an instant, ready-made vacation rental website. If you have recently started letting your property on Airbnb or another listing site, you might come across a vacation rental software option that offers a free website. As tempting as it is, think very carefully before…

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    Should You Consider Niche Travel Markets
    Should You Consider Niche Travel Markets?

    Wondering whether niche travel markets are worth considering? Not sure which market is a good fit? It can be challenging to know how to choose a niche, whether or not you should even target a niche and how to go about targeting your marketing efforts accordingly. If you have been…

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    5 Tips for First Time Vacation Rental Owners
    5 Tips for First Time Vacation Rental Owners

    First time vacation rental owners do not have an easy job. It can be daunting to venture into the short term rental space, to say the least. If you have no previous experience, but you are passionate enough to want to make it work, you may be wondering how to…

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    Airbnb Horror Stories (And How to Prevent Them)
    Airbnb Horror Stories (And How to Prevent Them)

    Airbnb horror stories are slowly but surely adding a dent in the world’s biggest online booking platform’s reputation. Over the last year alone, there have been a number of cases in the news that show just how unregulated Airbnb has become. Horror stories in recent months have ranged from a…

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    Choosing the Right Apartment Rental Investment
    Choosing the Right Apartment Rental Investment

    Choosing an apartment rental investment is not always as easy as it sounds. There are many factors to consider, from the location to the type of apartment. In our holiday apartment rental tips, we shared some ideas on how to get the most from your investment. Today, we’re sharing some…

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    How to Compete in a Crowded Short Term Rentals Market
    How to Compete in a Crowded Short Term Rentals Market

    Wondering how to compete in a crowded short term rentals market? Standing out in an overly crowded market is a huge challenge. Many short term let owners struggle to position properties in a way that competes against many similar properties. Luckily, there are a few tricks to help you stand out.…

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    Holiday Letting Trend - Property Conversions
    Holiday Letting Trend – Property Conversions

    One of the biggest trends in holiday letting property of late is conversions. With this trend, barns, factories, churches and historical monuments are transformed into fully equipped self-catering properties. While simply buying an old barn and expecting it to be inviting is not quite what this trend is about, conversions are…

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    3 Questions to Ask Your Potential Short Term Rental Manager
    3 Questions to Ask Your Potential Short Term Rental Manager

    If you have been thinking about working with a short term rental manager, you have most likely reached a point where you are ready to grow. The number one reason that property owners hire managers is to get better results from short term letting. Whether you have been dipping your toes…

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    Should Your Vacation Rental Listings Include Video
    Should Your Vacation Rental Listings Include Video?

    What role does video play in your vacation rental listings? Actually, a bigger role than you may realise. Video has become one of the biggest trends in social media, helping to encourage connections and emotional response. In the short term rental industry, video can also build trust, give guests a…

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    Short Term Rental Property or B&B
    Short Term Rental Property or B&B?

    Wondering whether it is best to invest in short term rental property or a B&B? The former is a broader term for a wide range of rentals, including self-catering apartments, villas, holiday homes and cottages that are rented out entirely. B&Bs, on the other hand, are much like guest houses,…

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