Are you Airbnb Ready? Step Five: Waiting for that First Enquiry

30/03/2017 Airbnb Hosting

  In this era, people want things now so waiting for a response to an enquiry is agony for most guests. Don’t wait until the evening when you arrive home, make sure your Airbnb account sends all communications to both your email and your mobile phone as a text. This way, you can respond almost…

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Are you Airbnb Ready? Step Four: The House Manual and Rules

28/03/2017 Airbnb Hosting

  Guests love to know about you and  are also keen to find out about the area, but to some guests, using the washing machine or dishwasher is confusing. “Which buttons do I press?” This is where the house manual is useful. If you have them,  include the instruction booklets for appliances – even these can…

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Are you Airbnb Ready? Step Three: The Look

25/03/2017 Airbnb Hosting

How does your property look – you know, does it have a theme? Some houses have special themes, such as beach house, eclectic, vintage etc. Or is it the colour that sets the theme? Whatever  it is, good on you for taking the time and the energy to devise your theme. Theme aside, you might like…

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Are you Airbnb Ready? Step Two: First Clean

22/03/2017 Airbnb Hosting

Before you offer your property, you need to find the definition of clean, and do just that. Remember when you were growing up and there was a lady two doors down who always had her apron on because she had a spotless house? I also remember those ladies who had a cleaning day allocated each…

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Are you Airbnb Ready? Step One: Setting up your listing

18/03/2017 Airbnb Hosting

I know I’ve called this step one, but there are heaps of stages in the process, so I decided to provide a brief introduction to the basics with this series. Now,  you’ve decided to offer  your property for holiday rental and you need to add stuff to one of the web platforms but which platform? Do…

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Are you Ready to be an Airbnb Host?

14/03/2017 Airbnb Hosting

Destination NSW has the statistics – more travellers want to stay in a house or apartment when they visit their chosen destination. So, are you ready to increase your income and offer your property? Do you want to know more about what is involved in the whole process? Sure, you might have the right property,…

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