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What Guests Want During COVID-19

Flexibility has always been a necessity in the short-term vacation rental industry.    In 2020, though, that’s been more true than ever as property managers and travelers have been forced to reevaluate what really matters.    Months of uncertainty at the beginning of the pandemic eventually gave way to stabilization; restrictions loosened in most parts […]

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Using Visual Content to Increase Bookings

While browsing vacation rentals online, travelers click on certain properties for the same reason they skip past others: visual content. Visual content builds trust. Research shows that within a 30-day shopping window, travelers flip through an average of more than 400 photos while browsing online. In fact, roughly 85% of travelers report photos as being […]

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How Much Should You Earn from Your Vacation Rentals?

The income your vacation properties generate has a floor and a ceiling: how much money you should be making is a lot different than how much money you could be making    Really, the vacation-rental market is more competitive than ever, and the data necessary to determine the possibilities on that spectrum can be downright […]

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A Quick Refresher on Multi-Channel Distribution

Though it can be an extremely complicated arena, the short-term rental industry really boils down to a pair of critical metrics: exposure and revenue.   Property managers can’t simply open their doors and expect bookings to flood their calendars. Rentals need to be listed on travel sites, of course, and those listings need to be […]

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The Key to a Post-Quarantine Boom: Less Restrictive Cancellation Policies

With parts of the country opening up piece by piece, travelers are hitting the road in search of adventures outside their homes. But they’re not being reckless: safety, trust, and flexibility remain top priorities as families and friends try to navigate the still-uncertain landscape of the COVID-19 pandemic.   Property managers are of course in […]

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Offer your vacation rental as part of an Expedia Travel Package

Over the past years Expedia has worked diligently to become the most well-known, most powerful marketing machine site for travel packages. They offer a full suite of bundle options (flight/accommodation, flight/car, hotel/car, and flight/accommodation/car). Their consistency of pricing, global coverage and ease of use makes Expedia the favorite site for package travelers.     Vacation […]

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Tips & Best Practices: Perform Better on Airbnb

Reviews, Reviews, Reviews (both ways) – it is extremely important not to only receive and actively solicit reviews (i.e. at check-out, etc), but properties that provide traveler reviews receive higher rankings. Time is of the essence – the faster a property responds to guest questions, inquiries and booking requests the better it scores placement. Frequent […]

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Use Virtual Tours in your vacation rental marketing toolkit to leave a stunning first impression

As the saying goes: you never have a second chance to make a great first impression. While photos can convey the look of your properties, virtual tours provide the guest an immersive experience of what it’s like to walk through your property. Virtual tours have been the standard in the real estate and traditional hospitality […]

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Will my company’s contact information be included on the confirmation a guest receives? Will I get a copy of that a well?

We understand the importance of a property manager retargeting a guest to book a future stay.

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TravelNet Solutions Announces Integration Partnership with VHC

"In order to be competitive in the vacation rental management space, you need to have your rentals listed in the top rental.."

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VHC’s 2019 U.S. Vacation Rental Trends Report

View our Trends Report directly from vacation rental industry professionals that could help increase revenue and bookings in the year 2019 and beyond!

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TripAdvisor Rentals: VHC Leading the way for…

VHC invested their time and resources in building to TripAdvisor’s Real Time Rates & Availability (RTR&A) and Reservation Export (ResX) APIs.

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Loyalty & Memberships Redemption Programs

VacayHome Connect introduces their new membership and loyalty redemption programs available exclusively to their partners...

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SiteMinder Partnership opens New Doors

Partnering with SiteMinder enables mutual customers to capitalize on the booming $100 billion vacation rental market

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Signs Agreement with Diamond Resorts

VacayHome Connect announces agreement with Diamond Resorts International to provide vacation homes to members and ...

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VacayHome Connect Partners with Booking.com

This partnership will provide significant benefit to professional property managers by combining VacayHome Connect’s full-service...

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VacayHome Connect Partners with CiiRUS

Our partnership provides professional property management CiiRUS’ customers access to new exclusive distribution channels ...

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