Short term rental investment

guestready investment round

GuestReady’s Crowdfunding Success: €2 million raised

Thibault Masson

GuestReady‘s recent crowdfunding campaign in November 2023 marked a significant milestone in the European short-term rental market. On Seedrs, an ...

Hostaway Secures $175 Million Funding: A New Chapter in Short-Term Rental Management Software Competition?

Hostaway Secures $175 Million Funding, Intensifying Competition with Guesty

Uvika Wahi

Hostaway recently secured $175 million in funding, marking the largest amount ever raised by a vacation rental tech company. This ...

ajl atelier raincatcher

Vacation rental consultancy AJL Atelier and M&A specialist Raincatcher partner up to target the US market

Thibault Masson

Vacation rental and business consultancy AJL Atelier and business brokerage and mergers and acquisitions firm Raincatcher have announced their partnership. ...

fractional ownership luxury vacation rentals

Fractional ownership of luxury vacation homes: Pacaso, Ember, Here, Kocomo, Prello, Altacasa & August

Thibault Masson

Several companies such as Pacaso, Ember, and Kocomo are now offering fractional ownership of luxury vacation homes. What does this ...

Airbnb investing with James Svetec

Start Airbnb investing now – insights from James Svetec behind Airbnb For Dummies

Lara McComish

Whether you’re new to Airbnb investing or you want to take your business to the next level, James Svetec is ...

airdna transparent acquired

AirDNA and Transparent acquired: Hotels, Real Estate, OTAs and STR investors hungry for Vacation Rental Data

Thibault Masson

Vacation rental data is hot, not just for professionals from the short-term rental industry. Over the last two weeks, two ...

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Vacasa (VCSA) 2021 results: High costs of supply growth and tech investment, but positive EBITDA expected in 2023

Thibault Masson

The story of Vacasa, Inc. (VCSA) is one of spending a lot of money on building a tech platform and ...

evolve vacation rental

Evolve Vacation Rental Network raises $100 million, on the heels of Vacasa

Thibault Masson

Evolve Vacation Rental Network recently raised $100 million of capital with Durable Capital Partners LP leading the charge. This comes ...

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Vacation rental company funding trends 2021 & 2022

Thibault Masson

In which type of property management companies and vacation rental tech startups did the money flow in 2021 and early ...

crowdfunding for vacation rental businesses

Investment: Why are scaling property managers and listing sites turning to crowdfunding?

Thibault Masson

We recently covered crowdfunding campaigns by property management company GuestReady and luxury vacation rental listing site Plum Guide. Crowdfunding is ...

plum guide crowdfunding pitch deck reviewed

Plum Guide seeks $1.4m from crowdfunding investors, at $146m valuation

Thibault Masson

Plum Guide (, one of the leading luxury vacation rental distribution channels, has just launched a crowdfunding campaign. The London-based ...

guestready crowdfunding strategy

GuestReady raises €1.5+M in second Seedrs crowdfunding campaign

Thibault Masson

GuestReady, a European property management company, has already raised more than €1.5M ($1.8M) on the equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs, a ...

Interview with VTrips CEO Steve Milo on property management mergers and acquisitions

VTrips CEO Steve Milo on prioritising profitability in property management acquisitions

Uvika Wahi

Investment activity in the short-term rental industry continues to gather momentum, and recently VTrips has been at the center of ...


Q2 2021 Airbnb earnings: A unique moment in time when it closed in on giant OTAs like Booking?

Thibault Masson

Last week, Airbnb released its commercial and financial results for the second quarter (Q2) of 2021. We’ll look at the ...


Vacasa SPAC presentation Slides: Deep-dive on their acquisition strategy (160+ property management companies and counting)

Thibault Masson

Vacasa, the leading property management company in North America, representing 30,000 properties, is to go public in Q4 2021 through ...

european short-term rental investment

Investment money and deal-making also flourishing in Europe

Thibault Masson

While the overall vacation rental market data are not as rosy in Europe as in the US for this summer, ...

Sonder 2021 investor presentation deck

Top 10 slides from Sonder’s 2021 investor presentation, as company prepares to go public at a $2.2 billion value

Thibault Masson

How about a sneak peek at Sonder’s 2021 investor slide deck? Sonder basically takes over well-located apartment developments and hotels to ...

vacation rental merger and acquisitions

Vacation rental industry M&A (mergers and acquisitions) activity on the rise in 2021

Thibault Masson

Investors are still pouring money into the vacation and short-term rental industry in 2021. While many property management and tech ...


2020 Airbnb earnings reveal keys to its success: A strong brand and a tech platform that attract exclusive individual hosts

Thibault Masson

How would you explain Airbnb’s resilience in 2020, relative to its competitors? For instance, while Airbnb’s revenues dropped by 22% ...

awaze oyo hhd

Discover unknown giants: Awaze, Travel + Leisure, OYO Vacation Homes, and HHD Group

Thibault Masson

The European holiday rental industry counts major actors that get less exposure than their US vacation rental counterparts, such as ...

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