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Old 01-14-2023, 13:34   #1 (permalink)
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Optimizing vacation rental management


Hi all, I am in the business of renting properties for short term on airbnb and vrbo. Now I have the opportunity to do another business and would like to know ways to save time on this. After all, renting out a place takes up quite a bit of my time.
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Old 01-14-2023, 14:56   #2 (permalink)
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Try to find someone you trust and can trust them with some of the work, such as correspondence with guests, or their reception. I made that arrangement with my brother.
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There are several ways to save time when renting from Airbnb and VRBO:
Automate messaging: Use a tool like Smartbnb to automatically respond to inquiries and messages from guests.
Streamline your booking process: Use tools like vacation rental channel manager to manage reservations, calendars, and payments across multiple platforms.
Use property management software: Use software such as Guesty, Hostfully or Hosty to manage listings, reservations and communication with guests.
Outsource tasks: Consider hiring a virtual assistant or property management company to handle tasks such as cleaning, laundry and guest check-in/check-out.
Optimize your listing: Make sure your listing is optimized and has high-quality photos, accurate descriptions, and competitive prices. This will help attract more bookings and reduce the time you spend managing your listing.
Keep your listing up to date: Keep your calendar availability, prices, and lodging policies up to date, as this will reduce the amount of time you spend answering questions from potential guests.
Consistency in your listing: Keep your listing information in the same format so you don't waste time formatting the listing each time.
Finally, take advantage of the tools and features offered by Airbnb and VRBO to help you save time, such as smart pricing, instant reservations, and the ability to block dates.
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Can you give me a link, or tell me about this channel manager?
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Can you give me a link, or tell me about this channel manager?
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Old 01-23-2023, 02:18   #6 (permalink)
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A vacation rental channel manager is a software that allows vacation rental property owners and managers to manage and update their property's availability and rates across multiple online booking platforms, such as Airbnb, Booking.com, and Expedia. This can save time and reduce the risk of double bookings. Some popular channel managers for vacation rentals include MyAllocator, Rentals United, and BookingSync. Users have reported that these types of software can be very helpful in streamlining the process of managing vacation rental properties, but as always it is best to read reviews and compare features to find the best fit for your business.
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