Location! Location! Location! Where to Buy an Airbnb

 

Listen up! There are plenty of opportunities in the vacation rental industry for your home to make a lot of money. When I bought my home in Fiji and put it on the vacation rental market, there were only about 12 vacation rentals in the entire country that were marketed even passively. You don't have to have a lot of vacation rentals if you look in your area to have it be a good fit because what's happening is people are bringing the experience they've had in vacation rentals in other...

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WOW Your Guests

 

The wow factor is critical in your vacation rental. I want you to really dig deep in your own property and figure out what you can do to add as much wow factor as you can.

It's amenities, it's lateral promotions... When you use people that aren’t your direct competition but are seeking that same traveler, such as dive operations, tour companies, spas, restaurants, cafes, tours, you name it, you can build relationships with them, as well as add amenities to your own place. It makes the...

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How much is your home worth as a vacation rental?

 

If you've ever wondered how much you could get renting your home out as a vacation rental, or if you want to research a property that you want to buy or convert to a vacation rental, this little known tool on HomeAway can be really powerful.

First, in HomeAway, go to list your property located at the upper right-hand corner. If you don’t already have an account, it'll ask you to give an email before it'll send you the results but rest assured, you don’t have to put in a credit...

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