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How Fintech is Changing Travel and Vacation Rentals

What if you could offer customers more flexibility while preserving your financial security? Rental United’s new channel partner, Hopper Homes, plans to add innovative travel fintech add-ons, which will satisfy customers’ desire for protection and flexibility while keeping your conversions intact. Find out why travel fintech should be on your radar in our new post.

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9 Vacation Rental Industry CEOs Share Their Predictions for 2022

Is your property management business prepared for 2022? Here are 9 vacation rental industry CEOs predictions of what’s to come, including trends, challenges and technology.

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Check Your Listings’ Quality Score & Track Unsellable Nights for More Bookings

Can’t make heads or tails of your property data in RU Data Studio? Let us help. We’ve added two new metrics to our Property Health Cards that will help you understand your property insights, take action and instantly increase your performance on sales channels. Find out how keeping an eye on your listings’ Quality Score and Unsellable Nights allows you to skyrocket your properties’ potential for conversions.

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RU Data Studio Property Health Cards: The Only Tool You Need to Health-Check Your Listings

Need a quick and efficient way to identify which of your listings need work and what adjustments you need to make to improve your conversion rate? We’ve just released a new tool that does exactly that. Forget about time-consuming manual audits – with this tool, you’ll have more time to focus on actions that positively impact your business.

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VRTECH Startup Competition 2021: Vote for Your Favourite Startup

Each year, the VRTECH Startup Competition shines the spotlight on the most innovative tech startups in the vacation rental industry. It’s a great chance for them to showcase their products and services – and for you to support your favourite startup with a vote! Here are the 20 startups competing for the VRTECH Award this year.

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Increasing Sustainability in Vacation Rentals Through Home Automation

In honour of Earth Day, we’re shining the spotlight on sustainability in vacation rentals. How can property managers work towards sustainability while catering to their guests’ needs and saving money at the same time? Here’s how home automation technology and other tools can help to reduce your business’s environmental impact.

Whos Who 2021 – the complete directory of vacation rental tech and service providers

Who’s Who 2021: The Complete List of Vacation Rental Tech and Service Providers (220+ Companies)

Now’s the time to rethink your vacation rental tech stack and find the technology that works best for you. In the Who’s Who of the Vacation Rental World, our biggest publication ever, you’ll find a comprehensive list of over 220 innovative solutions providers to help you optimise all aspects of your business. Whether you’re looking to improve your marketing, scale your operations, enhance the guest experience or master revenue management – get the Who’s Who now.

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Vacation Rental Technology Guide: 8 Essential Tools for Property Managers

Finding the right vacation rental technology tools helps you cut costs by increasing your business’s level of automation. Are you ready to update your tech stack in 2021? Here are the 8 tools every property managers needs to increase profits and scale quickly.

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Property Management in 2030: Insights from Innovative Property Managers, Experts and Tech Providers

Here are the predictions from top vacation rental industry experts, property managers and tech providers for what’s to come for property management in 2030.

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Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and Vacation Rentals: The Path to Decentralisation

Blockchain and cryptocurrencies have the potential to transform the vacation rental industry. New generation listing sites already use these technologies to give property managers control over their digital assets, increase the security of payments, improve loyalty programmes and more. Here is how blockchain will lead the way towards the decentralisation of the vacation rental market.