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Why you should consider mid-term rentals on Airbnb: discover the benefits

The COVID-19 health crisis has profoundly affected travellers’ habits, especially regarding holiday rentals. Some travellers now choose to leave their accommodation for a few weeks or months to settle in another town or country. One obvious solution for finding accommodation is Airbnb. If you’re on the fence about mid-term rentals on Airbnb, you’ve come to the right place. In this...

Google Vacation Rentals: all you need to know

Renting a house for your next family holiday or a flat for a weekend getaway is just a few clicks away. Every day, thousands of travellers search for their next holiday rental online. Planning your trip from A to Z without using a travel agency has become an easy task in this digital age. Google Vacation Rentals was born out...

How to grow your short-term rental management business: our top tips

You’ve recently launched your short-term rental management business, with or without professional assistance. At a time when the sector is booming and property manager activity is becoming increasingly professionalised, it is essential to build a strong roadmap to boost your business. You’ll need certain skills to expand airbnb property management service : from defining your goals to tracking key indicators,...

Tech co. or Property Mgt. co.- which one understands you best ?

In the competitive arena of property management, choosing the right Property Management System (PMS) can be pivotal to your success. As a property manager, the decision isn’t just about picking software with the most features; it’s about finding a partner that understands the nuances of your business and can grow alongside it. This blog post explores why selecting a PMS...

The power of a unified inbox for your short-term rentals

Managing communication with travelers requires impeccable organization. This is why today we want to address the subject of the unified inbox for your short-term rental, a practical and easy-to-use tool. In France, the short-term rental market is gradually approaching the one million accommodations mark. A large portion of these units is managed by private individuals (chambres d’hôtes, investor-owned properties, secondary...

How Channel Managers work (or don’t work)

This is the question we wanted to address on March 20th at the Conciergerie Locative Fair in Lyon. It was an opportunity for us to share our views on the subject and provide guidance to property managers starting up or expanding their businesses. Were you unable to attend? No problem! Catch up today on a somewhat complex topic: how channel...

Publish or Perish : why you should keep your listings live

Would you say your property management business is more like Amazon or a Pop-up store? Which one would you rather be? The e-commerce giant is always-on, 24/7/365. A pop-up shop is only there for a short period of time. You wouldn’t even know about it if you hadn’t walked by there at a serendipitous time. It comes and goes without...

Switching PMS: what should you look out for?

Before switching PMS, it’s crucial to carefully select a new property management software tailored to your specific needs. After all, what might seem like ‘existing but not very advanced’ functionality in one PMS could be ‘existing but via a third-party application’ in another, or even ‘existing and very advanced’ in a third. To assist you in making this crucial decision,...

RentalReady and Yaago: A Collaboration to Revolutionize Customer Experience in Hospitality

At RentalReady, despite our all-in-one approach, we keep the door open to partnerships with other industry players. If our clients request features that are not yet on our roadmap or are slated for future development, we consider improving our solution with third-party tools. This is the case with Yaago, which complements our post-booking features, focusing on enhancing and enriching the...

The power of one

Hundreds of vendors have rushed into the STR market with very cool tools to handle one operational aspect of running a vacation rental business. The issue is property managers don’t only have one responsibility to cover – they have dozens!  We’ve identified 10 functionalities which are essentials, must-haves. You cannot run a modern conciergerie without them. We should know, because...

Unveiling the new RentalReady

As a frontrunner in property management software, we’re proud to announce a fresh new RentalReady look that goes hand in hand with a groundbreaking set of features. Our revamped logo captures the essence of our mission – to revolutionize the hospitality industry with innovation and creativity. Our logo is more than just a symbol; it’s a representation of our dedication...

The perfect workflow for STR with Chekin and RentalReady

We are proud to share the culmination of many months of close collaboration with the Chekin teams to offer RentalReady users a comprehensive solution to build the perfect workflow for STR professionals. While our approach is “all-in-one,” our priority is to listen and cater to the needs of our clients to ensure they can successfully address the challenges of their...

Why Tracking Owner Satisfaction is Crucial

Evaluating customer satisfaction is essential for maintaining business operations over the long run. As the property management market witnesses a growing influx of participants, catering to travelers holds significance, yet retaining property owners is equally crucial. Commencing owner satisfaction involves assessing their level of contentment. We are certain that you have likely received organic feedback from some of them, or...