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Le Collectionist Maps its Journey towards Luxury Vacation Rental Dominance

Thibault Masson

At the VITUR Summit, we had the chance to sit down with Max Aniort, Co-founder and CEO of Le Collectionist. ...

The Ultimate Luxury Short-Term Rentals Channel Collection by Rentals United

Rentals United Publishes Guide to Luxury Channels For Property Managers

Uvika Wahi

PRESS RELEASE: The luxury travel boom has created a wealth of opportunities for property managers, and it’s more important than ...

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Unleashing the Power of Heritage Travel and Film Fans: A Guide for Vacation Rental Managers and Airbnb Hosts

Uvika Wahi

In recent years, heritage travel has captured the imagination of vacationers worldwide, driven by a combination of popular television shows, ...

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“Go to Airbnb, pick a niche and execute it 10x better”: When Airbnb’s party ban favors smart entrepreneurs.

Thibault Masson

On June 28, 2022, Airbnb turned its temporary global party ban into a permanent one. The ban was born from ...

What is HomeToGo’s “onsite booking” model and how it can help the company compete with Airbnb

Thibault Masson

What if the rise of HomeToGo’s “onsite booking” services was allowing vacation rental managers to find a new source of ...

Inside Hopper Homes: Susan Ho on launching an MVP with 2 million listings and innovating where Airbnb and 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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U.S. vacation rental market trends with VacayMyWay

Thibault Masson

Join the Scalers Network to get in-depth insights on US short-term rental trends with this monthly live call every month! ...

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How Hopper Homes plans to compete with Airbnb,, and Expedia (2022 update)

Thibault Masson

Hopper, a fast-growing OTA, has launched Hopper Homes, its product and service offer for the vacation rental home market. Hopper ... review

How Houfy is building a Book Direct OTA.

Thibault Masson

Houfy is not just an alternative to Airbnb. It wants to be an alternative to the overall OTA (online travel ...

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StayBillety, the Airbnb alternative for sports events and affinity groups, is raising money

Thibault Masson

Companies that want to compete with Airbnb and other listing sites seek to tap into the unmet needs of specific ...

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Airbnb vs Vrbo vs Booking vs Hopper & Co

Thibault Masson

How has the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the OTA (Online Travel Agency) landscape? Rental Scale-Up’s Thibault Masson was recently invited by ...

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 ...

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HomeToGo’s Bryan Boice on the company’s US strategy

Thibault Masson

HomeToGo, a German-based vacation rental booking channel and meta-search engine, listed on the Frankfurt stock market on September 22, 2021. ...

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FinTech by Booking, Revolut Stays, Dtravel: Payment solution hype vs real-world problems

Thibault Masson

The topic of payment is so important that Airbnb, and now, have set up entire FinTech units. Things are ...

How used content marketing to build authority and become an Airbnb alternative

How to use content marketing to build authority and become an Airbnb alternative

Thibault Masson

How do you turn your listing site into a travel resource that hits multiple times each of the visitors in ...

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Hometogo: $1bn value based on booking commissions and software revenues

Thibault Masson

As we announced last week, vacation rental marketplace Hometogo is supposed to go public via a planned €1.2 billion transaction. ...

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Inclusivity in travel: Fabstayz, a dedicated platform for LGBTQ+ guests

Uvika Wahi

The topic of inclusivity has relevance outside of just pride month. As the business of vacation rental evolves, conversations and ...


How flOasis, a new listing site of unique stays for remote workers, launched in under 12 months

Thibault Masson

How do you launch a booking platform offering unique stays to remote workers and digital nomads under 12 months? How ...


Hottest U.S. vacation rental trends for summer 2021

Thibault Masson

It is no secret that traditional vacation rental markets (coastal, mountain, and rural) are booming in the US for summer ...

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7 things to learn from RedAwning’s plan to make its new owners and managers succeed fast

Thibault Masson

Competition for supply is heating up among big names in the vacation rental industry. For instance, Airbnb has streamlined its ...

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