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2021 Vacation Rental Industry Trends from the Rentals United Team

Is your property management business prepared for 2021? Here are our internal trends from Rentals United team and co-founders Emil Majkowski, James Burrows and Vanessa de Souza Lage for what’s to come in 2021.

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Looking Back: Our Most Popular Blog Posts of 2020

What did you, our treasured community members like to read about the most this year? We’ve rounded up the top 10 posts from our vacation rental blog, full of industry insights, expert advice and exciting tech trends we picked up on over the course of 2020.

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How Travel Has Changed in 2020: Exclusive Stats From HomeToGo

2020 has been a year unlike any other – and it completely redefined travel. In this blog post, we’ll cover how the booking habits of vacation rental guests travelling to the UK and Spain changed this year, from the most-searched destinations to the top amenities and the average booking window.

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Property Managers Selling Their Software: Opportunities in the B2B Tech Space

Many of the world’s most successful property managers build their own technology solutions to fuel their growth. What’s more, some have started reselling their tech to other companies, enabling them to scale their operations. Here are 3 stories of property managers tapping into the opportunities the B2B software market has to offer.

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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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The Top 18 Luxury Vacation Rental Websites to List Your Properties On

We’ve updated our list of best luxury vacation rental sites! Luxury vacation rentals are difficult to market. Property managers must find the right channels to advertise on, connect with the right travellers and establish relationships based on trust. In this chapter of our Travel Trends series, we explore the luxury segment’s distribution challenges and show you the top 18 niche channels to list luxury rentals on.

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The World’s Top 50 Vacation Rental Property Management Companies

The wait is over! We’ve just announced the 2021 update of Rental’s United’s Top 50 Vacation Rental Property Managers in the World. Here is a list of 50 companies leading the way in vacation rental property management using state-of-the-art technology and sophisticated growth strategies. Find out how many rentals they manage, which markets they’re present in, what kind of service they provide, and much more!

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Airbnb Pricing Strategy: 3 Advanced Ways to Maximise Revenue

Setting rates for your Airbnb properties shouldn’t be a shot in the dark. Here are three ways to perfect your Airbnb pricing strategy and increase your revenue.

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How to Get More Last-Minute Bookings & the Best Channels to Get Listed On

Travellers are waiting until the last minute to book their stays. Find out how to sell your unsold nights and increase your occupancy by getting listed on these channels specialising in last-minute stays.

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The Definitive List of Smart Locks & Keyless Entry Providers

When it comes to vacation rentals, keys are nothing but trouble. They get lost, they need to be handed over in person, and they’re not that sanitary or safe, either. Here’s the ultimate list of smart lock providers trusted by vacation rental owners that you can choose from!