October 9, 2022

I love networking! I am constantly trying to meet new people and connect others in the industry. Pre-pandemic, you could find me at most vacation rental industry conferences events shmoozing, brainstorming, and

June 6, 2022

Nurture marketing is all about cultivating relationships with guests that last a lifetime. With a strong nurture marketing campaign in place, you can "carry" bookings from the major listing sites "over" into

January 28, 2022

"What will you refuse to automate?" This is a question the technology vendors in our industry don't ask nearly enough. Since technology can solve so many problems, it can be tempting for

January 21, 2021

This post was written by Wes Melton, Founder of Nokori.com approximately 3 years ago. It was designed to inspire Property Managers everywhere to run best-in-class, functional and profitable businesses, while staying healthy,

February 19, 2020

I've received emails now for several years from concerned vacation rental professionals seeking advice on advocacy for their city/town. Some in fierce legal battles, others seeing danger brewing on the horizon, some

May 30, 2019

The following is a guest post by Inner Circle leader Sallie Mitchell. Sallie and her husband used to own Casa Mar Azul in San Pancho, Mexico. If you've ever wondered where to draw

June 19, 2018

​David is the co-founder of multiple startups including the niche listing site SmokyMountains.com. His beliefs are colored by owning multiple vacation rentals, formerly owning a property management company with 100+ rentals, and

June 2, 2018

The video above is from my brief presentation at VRTech Rome. Thanks to Vanessa and the team from Rentals United for inviting me and allowing this little man inside this little theater. The

February 6, 2018

This post is written by Jan Stevens​, owner of Bowen Island Accommodations, and a professional residential interior designer of over 40 years. For the past 14 years Jan has specialized in Vacation

July 25, 2016

Some vacation rental business owners are on auto-pilot, riding the wave of a new industry, seeing where it takes them. While others are biting the bullet, taking the bull by the horns,

July 17, 2011

Update: This post dates back to 2009. If you'd like to see how far we have come with video since, check out The Vacation Rental Show presented by Booking.com. We still encourage