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The goal of the Airbnb Ambassador Program is to help Airbnb grow its supply of properties, by getting individuals, called Airbnb Ambassadors, to refer new
What can vacation rental owners and managers take away from Vrbo’s 2021 travel trend report? A first insight is that, in 2021, US families will
Widely seen as one of the most promising start-up unicorns, Airbnb has been topping the watch list of investors who closely follow its IPO prospects.
Booking.com has launched a new procedure targeting less than clean vacation rentals and short-term rentals. What should you make of it? Why should you care
Did you know that you could improve the decoration of your vacation rental by going to the arts-and-craft platform Etsy? For instance, you can buy
The advent of short-term rental platforms such as Airbnb and Vrbo has redefined property investments’ financial utility. By matching hosts and travelers, short-term platforms have
Airbnb’s S-1 document is out. You can look at real booking, final, guest, and supply data from Airbnb for the first time. We have explained
As the Airbnb IPO is upon us, data companies have been gathering insights from different angles to help investors price Airbnb shares. In another article,
Listening to podcasts is becoming alluring to more and more multi-tasking Airbnb hosts, who like to tune into great podcast shows and acquire knowledge on
Airbnb is determined to tackle the increasing challenge of house parties during stays booked through their platform. To achieve this, the short-term rental company offers
2020 has been a year of wild and unpredictable changes for Airbnb. The vacation rental platform was hit hard by the global pandemic, which disrupted
The forthcoming Airbnb IPO is expected to be the biggest one this year as the short-term rental unicorn aims to raise $3 billion in proceeds
As young people have been looking for places to socialize when bars are closed during the Covid-19 pandemic, the noise problems caused by organizers of
Podcasting provides awesome content for short-term rental communities. You can get the weekly dose of your favorite podcast show “on-the-go” while jogging, driving, or as
Expedia Group, the parent of short-term rental platform Vrbo, saw its quarterly revenue decreased by 58% in Q3 2020 compared with Q3 2019, taking the
Airbnb says that it wants to place hosting at the center of its activities and to share its corporate success with its community of hosts.
Airbnb recently introduced a series of measures aimed at preventing parties and gatherings. These steps point out to the mounting number of new restrictions on
Having the right amenities at your vacation rental can attract more travelers and increase your occupancy rates. However, it’s even more important that travelers easily
Families make up most of Vrbo’s clients. Family vacations provide an opportunity for loved ones to get together and spend quality time with each other.
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