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Top 10 Educational Sites & Training Courses for Vacation Rental Professionals

The most successful people never stop learning – and this couldn’t be more true for those in the vacation rental sector. Our industry is rapidly changing, and constant learning is key to success. That’s why, in today’s article, we’ve rounded up the top 10 educational sites and training courses built by experts for vacation rental professionals.

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The Adapters, A New Book on the Travel Industry Featuring Rentals United CMO and Co-Founder Vanessa de Souza Lage

The Adapters is a book that presents real-life experiences and fresh insights from a diverse group of innovative workers in the Travel, Tourism and Hospitality industries, including our CMO and Co-Founder Vanessa de Souza Lage. This multimedia phenomenon provides an unfiltered breakdown of how you can navigate through unprecedented times and effectively run your business in the hope of inspiring workers in the services industry and beyond.


The Secret Sauce of 8 Successful Property Managers – New Ebook

How do you pivot away from the master lease model in a matter of months? How do you fill most of your rentals with month-to-month tenants? And how do you build a business that attracts 60% direct bookings? You’ll find the answer to all of these questions in our new ebook, based on interviews with 8 successful property managers.

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7 Vacation Rental Webinars to Attend in May 2021

Are you looking to learn from experts and discover new trends in the short-term rental industry? Here’s our selection of vacation rental webinars taking place from the end of April through to the end of May.


Vacation Rental Revenue Management: How to Optimise Your Strategy in 2021

Having a solid revenue management strategy has never been as important as it is now. However, property managers are still using old tactics that may have been effective before the pandemic but have since become irrelevant. If you want to achieve your revenue goals this year, you need a completely new approach. Here’s how you can transform your revenue management strategy once and for all, with tips from Doug Truitt, Head of Revenue Success at Rentals United.


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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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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The Second Series Is Here! The Secret Sauce of Large Online Travel Agents

The world’s largest OTAs have revealed their secrets to success. Watch or listen to our new podcast series that’s packed with a wealth of knowledge and top tips for optimisation!

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Responsible Travel and Vacation Rentals: How Property Managers Can Support Social and Environmental Causes

People want to travel better. Conscious tourism is at its peak – which is good news for our planet as well as local communities. But what can property managers do to make the world a better place to live and travel?