Vacation Rental

Proptech Trends for 2023

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Nolan Mondrow
January 10, 2023

Proptech has undoubtedly become one of the buzziest words of the decade. But what does it mean? The best definition I’ve found defines the category of property technology as “all the tech tools real estate participants use to optimize the way people buy, sell, research, market and manage a property.”  As I look at how…

Contactless Check-In: Easier Than You Think

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Molly Worth
November 16, 2022

In the digital age, self-service has quickly become the norm when going about our daily lives. We use self-service checkouts at the grocery store, pump our own gas, check into our flights and tag our own bags. At the start of the pandemic, Salesforce reported that 69% of decision makers at service organizations say self-service…

Remote Door Locks Can Save the Day

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Molly Worth
October 19, 2022

How One Business Owner Maximizes RemoteLock When Sophie Leigh-Jones returned to her native England after spending several years working in the short-term rental business in the U.S., she had dreams of opening a similar business of her own. She did just that in March 2020 … “the worst timing on the planet,” she laments. But…

Important Rental Upgrades to Consider in the Off-Season

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Molly Worth
October 11, 2022

While many in the short-term rental (STR) industry enjoyed unprecedented growth in 2021, experts like AirDNA see last year as an anomaly. According to AirDNA, demand hit record highs and supply contracted, as many owners used their rentals for themselves, found long-term renters or sold their properties. Fewer available listings pushed occupancy to surprisingly high…