Beginners guide to Airbnb
12 Tips for First-Time Airbnb Travelers
by Noel McCarthy, Sterifab Staff Writer “To travel is to live”, said Hans Christian Anderson. And he was right. And there’s no better way than to become an Airbnb traveler. Airbnb is an exciting (and cost-effective) way to see the world. To visit those cities you’ve only heard...
What are Airbnb service fees
Airbnb is a popular platform for booking short-term rentals and vacation properties. One of the key features of the platform is the ability for hosts to set their own prices for their listings, which can range from a spare room in a house to a standalone vacation home. However, in addition to the...
Airbnb amenities that should be provided to guests
Here are our top tips of items you should always provide your Airbnb guests, room by room: GENERAL: A house manual. Print out a brief guide to how all the things in your home work. Include info on the check out procedure, nearby places to eat, interesting things to see, shops, etc A guest...
How to become a member of Airbnb
1) Sign up with Airbnb. It’s fast and easy to sign up with Airbnb by using this link. This way you'll also get the chance to chat live with an Airbnb superhost. You can connect with your Facebook profile or your email. 2) Profile details. Fill out your profile and include a facial picture of...
How do I get my house on Airbnb
Many people ask us “How do I get my house on Airbnb?”. By following the simple steps below you’ll have your property listed in minutes. We’ll also tell you how to avoid the most common pitfalls for new hosts. Sign up with Airbnb. It’s fast and easy to sign up with Airbnb. You can connect with your...
Tools for Airbnb hosts
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See how much you can earn on Airbnb
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Get a professional vacation rental website
Get your own professional website for your vacation rental. With an independent website you can take direct bookings and avoid fees (most vacation rental sites such as Airbnb, Tripadvisor or Booking takes up to 20% on top of your price, imagine if you could keep this cut yourself). There are...
Check your Airbnb ranking position
It's a proven fact that people are more likely to click on and book the listings appearing first after they have made a search on Airbnb. And with 100's or even 1000's of Airbnb listings in the most popular areas, and more listings added every week, you better stay ahead of your...
4 ways to earn money on Airbnb without owning a residental property
Did you know there are several ways to make money on Airbnb without owning any residential property? You can rent / lease a property from someone else and rent in on Airbnb You can co-host for another Airbnb user Airbnb also let people earn money on experiences You can become an...
Top Vacation Rental Software
AirGMS vacation rental software
AirGMS vacation rental software iGMS is a complete package for your booking automation, guest communication handling and your various day to day activity, all managed in a single place. With the help of a mobile app, iGMS is equipped to provide vacation rental management with the...
Lodgify - get your own free professional vacation rental website
Lodgify offers free professional websites for holiday property owners. Includes powerful channel manager. If you are looking to manage bookings for your properties and get everything from a vacation rental software, using Lodgify is your best bet. Try Lodgify free here For...
Top Airbnb articles 2020
Tips for Securing Your Home While Traveling
You booked a flight, found a place to stay, and solidified your itinerary. Hooray! Now all you have to do is pack, right? Well, not quite. Assuming you’re leaving your house empty, you’re going to want to make a plan to keep it safe and secure when you are home. When it comes to securing your house...
How to easily replace the comforter cover for your next guests
Author bio: Guest post contributed by the Downlite Bedding team. Downlite designs, manufactures, and markets comfort bedding for major hotel chains, Airbnb hosts, and consumers. The family-owned business is an industry leader with three generations of product-knowledge and experience. Anyone...
How to Write an Airbnb Welcome Letter: A Formula for Success
An Airbnb welcome letter can share important details with your guests while also making them feel comfortable in your rental. Find out how a welcome letter can improve your guest communication and what to include in your letter to leave a lasting impression. An Airbnb welcome letter can win your...
How real estate photos differ from generic photography, and what that means for your STR
Most guests search the web to look for captivating photos that fire up their excitement for their next trip. As noted by an airbnb host, browsing for a vacation rental “is like online dating...nobody reads the profile, it’s all about the photos”. I don’t need to tell you the...
Increase Your Vacation Rental Revenue With Upsells
6 Ways to Increase Your Vacation Rental Revenue With Upsells.Vacation rental bookings rarely stay steady year-round. Everyone has their busy and slow seasons. Furthermore, given the recent travel changes since COVID-19, many vacation rental owners are looking for new ways to increase revenue...
5 Tips To Level-Up Your Airbnb Photos
Author: Connor Griffiths | Lifty Life Vacation Rental Management Your Airbnb photos are one of the most important parts of your listing; which is why it’s surprising to still see such poor quality on so many Airbnb listings. Trust me you won’t regret taking a few extra minutes to take some...
A Complete Guide to Vacation Rental Property Management Fees
Learn everything you need to know about vacation rental property management fees, from how it's structured and the services that it covers, to pros and cons. When hiring a property manager or property management company to oversee your vacation rental, it’s important to understand how vacation...
7 Tips on Reopening Your Vacation Rental Business
As people begin to resume travel plans and start taking trips again, vacation rental owners all over the globe are anxious to get back to business. Many are going the extra mile to appeal to eager travelers, finally fill those vacancies, and make up for all of the last-minute cancellations and lost...
The Pro-Hosts Guide to Optimizing Your Airbnb Listings [9 Practical Checklists]
Does your Airbnb listing stand out from the crowd? To gain more visibility on the platform and start securing more reservations you need in the first place to improve the key aspects of your listing. Here are 9 practical checklists to help your Airbnb listing reach its full potential. Read more...
HOW MUCH IS AIRBNB REALLY COSTING YOU?
Airbnb is undoubtedly one of the biggest travel startups to emerge from the sharing economy in recent years. In fact, there are over seven million listings worldwide on the platform and on average over 2 million guests stay on Airbnb every night. Its unparalleled success is, in large part, due to...