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Vacation Rental M&A and Investment Deals (April-September 2022)

Investment and M&A activity in the vacation rental industry shows no signs of slowing down. Here are some highlights from the past 6 months’ major transactions involving property management companies, software providers, OTAs and niche channels.

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Revenge Travel in Summer 2022: Booking Windows, LOS and ADR

Is revenge travel making an impact in summer 2022? We took eight countries – Spain, UK, France, Greece, Italy, Portugal, USA and Australia – and compared their booking data to the same period last year. Find out how vacation rentals are performing in each country and which channels are attracting the most bookings.

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Get Listed on Hopper Homes, the Go-to Travel App for Gen Z & Gen Y

Hopper Homes is the vacation rental category of the fast-growing travel super-app Hopper. Thanks to the new Rentals United-Hopper connection, you can now list your properties on Hopper, tap into new pools of travellers, advertise your rentals to engaged customers and improve your conversion rates. Find out all about it now!

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Vacation Rental M&A and Investment Deals (May–September 2021)

Investment and M&A activity in the vacation rental industry hasn’t slowed down since we last reported on it in April. If anything, it has accelerated. Here is a complete list of the past 5 months’ major transactions involving property management companies, software providers, OTAs and niche channels.

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10 Vacation Rental Events to Attend in Autumn 2021 – Online & in Person

The autumn events season is about to start! Vacation rental professionals will have plenty of opportunities to learn from experts and network with industry peers. Here’s our selection of the best short-term rental events – online and in-person – that will help you keep up with rapid changes in the industry.

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VRTECH Competition 2021: Meet the Judges

Who will win the title of Most Innovative Vacation Rental Startup of the Year? The race is on! Meet the expert judges and property managers who will vote for the tech startups whose solutions impress them the most.

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Rentals United Joins Homes & Villas by Marriott International

Rentals United becomes the first European channel manager to integrate with Homes & Villas by Marriott International channel.

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M&A and Investment Deals in the Vacation Rental Industry 2021

So far, 2021 has been a busy year for investors and growing companies in the vacation rental industry. The first four months of the year have seen significant investment deals as well as mergers and acquisitions that will undoubtedly have an impact on the industry’s future. Here’s our list of 20+ selected deals that signal the way forward following the COVID-19 pandemic.

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VRTECH Connect: The Online Networking Event for Vacation Rental Professionals

VRTECH events are back – albeit in a different format. On 25 February 2021 we’re hosting our very first online networking event for vacation rental professionals. Join us for startup pitches, breakout room discussions and networking opportunities, all from the comfort of your home.