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Top Acquisition Strategies To Grow Your Property Inventory in 2022 as a US Property Manager

Top Acquisition Strategies to Grow Your Property Inventory in 2022 for property managers in the U.S

Lara McComish

Each month, Rental Scale-Up organizes a conference, bringing together industry experts for the latest short-term rental trends and insights on ...

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AirDNA review: Vacation Rental Data for the European Market (February 2022)

Thibault Masson

Our vacation rental data partner AirDNA has just shared with us its review of the European market for February 2022. ...

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How Airbnb wants to unlock the next generation of Hosts

Thibault Masson

 Airbnb needs to grow its supply. To do that, it needs to unlock the next generation of hosts, as per ...

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Why attend Scale Rentals Barcelona 2022?

Lara McComish

After two years of change, it’s time for the short-term rental industry to focus on our common goals and obstacles ...

How to get Airbnb host badges: Airbnb.org supporter, Host Advisory Board member, and Community Leader

Lara McComish

Have you noticed that there are some new badges Airbnb hosts can include on their profiles? Airbnb has long positioned ...

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Booking.com hacks its Deals and Promotions pages to create a “Ukrainian Refugee Rate”

Thibault Masson

For what we think is the first time, Booking.com has launched a “Humanitarian Aid” tab in its extranet where its ...

Global Vacation Rental Report 2022 (1)

Global Vacation Rental Report: Great insights despite skewed data due to respondent base

Thibault Masson

Vacation rental data provider Transparent and vacation rental channel manager Rentals United have joined forces to publish a Global Vacation ...

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Futurestay, the vacation rental software platform for rentalpreneurs, raises $11M

Thibault Masson

Vacation rental software provider Futurestay, which focuses on powering the rental business of entrepreneurs with 1 to 10 properties, has ...

Asking the Hard Questions When Picking a Tech Solution for Your Property Management Business

Asking the Hard Questions When Picking a Tech Solution for Your Property Management Business

Uvika Wahi

If you have spent any amount of time in the business of vacation rental management, you would already have discovered ...

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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 ...

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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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Vrbo: Stock booster for Expedia Group

Thibault Masson

Like Airbnb, Expedia Group has recorded its best Q4 ever (from October to November 2021). While the Vrbo stock does ...

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How Airbnb Payments, Inc. became a money transfer platform to help Ukrainian hosts

Thibault Masson

In this article, we look at why companies like Airbnb, Booking, Expedia, and Hopper need to build robust and flexible ...

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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 ...

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Green VR Events: Making Vacation Rental Industry Events Greener

Uvika Wahi

Green VR Events has recently released a 25-step playbook to try and implore vacation rental events to do their part ...

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The short-term rental industry joins forces on how to welcome Ukrainian refugees (or just donate)

Thibault Masson

At Rental Scale-Up, our previous article on Airbnb’s Help Ukraine initiative generated a lot of contacts from hosts as well ...

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Airbnb Help Ukraine initiative: How to list your place and host a refugee

Thibault Masson

In the article, we show you how to list your place on Airbnb.org to welcome Ukrainian refugees. The military and ...

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Wave of money over the short-term rental industry. Exclusive report shows investment is not just into big players.

Thibault Masson

Rental Scale-Up has just released an exclusive report on investment trends in the short-term rental industry. They looked at 110 ...

Inside Hopper Homes: Susan Ho on launching an MVP with 2 million listings and innovating where Airbnb and Booking.com are not

Thibault Masson

In just 4 months, Hopper went from 0 to 2 million vacation rental listings available on its travel app. How ...

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