Increase vacation rentals bookings: 5 expert tips

Here’s our list of tips to help you increase your vacation rental bookings in 2015.


Internet of things: Security for your vacation rental in 2015

Said to add $14.2 trillion to the global economy by 2030, the Internet of Things or Smart Home devices connected

holiday rental channel managers

The Trouble With Channel Managers

Marketing If you are a hotelier or a vacation rentals property manager you’ll be very familiar with the marketing problems


Why Weekly Pricing Is A BAD Idea

Pricing Problems There has been a bit of chatter in the forums about how useless the big travel agents are


Surviving A Google Penalty With Rentals United

Monday Morning Headache It’s the day every webmaster fears and it happened to us last week. Our site, Apartmentsapart was


Intelligent Vacation Rentals

The Broken Dream A few years ago Apartmentsapart thought a bit about how to save money and we decided it


Declining Income Doesn’t Have To Mean Declining Quality

Apartmentsapart, a serviced apartments provider I have an interest in, was hit quite hard in 2008 when the recession began.


What Different Sales Channels Cost in Europe

I see over and over people discussing which sales channels are best. Of course there is no simple answer –

price parity

Rate Parity Is Evil

Rate parity is the process by which travel agents force hoteliers to give them a price no higher than it


Rentals United’s Role In Homeaway’s New Pay-Per-Booking

It seems not a day goes by in the vacation rentals sphere without something interesting happening. Here’s something that impacts