Technology

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Now You Can Advertise Request to Book Listings on Airbnb Via Rentals United: Here’s How

Are you a property manager who doesn’t list on Airbnb because you operate on a request only basis? With Rentals United’s new feature, you can list your properties on Airbnb and set them to Request to Book, so you can screen your guests and accept or decline booking requests. Here’s how it works.

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PTBA: Control Last-Minute Bookings & Eliminate Time Zone Headaches

Last-minute bookings are great for boosting your occupancy – as long as they leave you time to prepare for the guest’s arrival. But what happens when a guest books your rental an hour before check-in? The PTBA setting in Rentals United allows you to specify how much time you need to ready your rental. This way, you can prevent ultra-last-minute bookings and run a truly global business without having to worry about the jet lag between you and your guests. Here’s how it works.

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Create the Perfect Listing Optimised for Conversions with the Rentals United Quality Checker

The number one reason why Rentals United exists is to help property managers improve their performance on OTAs and get more bookings. That’s why we create tools like the Quality Checker, which allows you to identify missing fields in your listing content and fill them in quickly so your properties can go live on sales channels without delay. Here’s how the Quality Checker works and why, once you try it, you won’t be able to live without it.

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Top 55 Vacation Rental Software

Technology is the key to growth in the vacation rental industry. The software solutions that you choose to include in your tech stack could make or break your property management business. Here are the top 55 vacation rental software providers that you should consider when future-proofing your company.

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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.

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Spain’s Travel Recovery: Booking Window Analysis & Top-Performing Channels By Region

Spain’s travel recovery is underway. We looked at booking data from 5 Spanish regions – Catalonia, Madrid, Andalusia, the Canary Islands and the Balearic Islands – and spotted trends in booking windows and top-performing channels. Here’s how each region is recovering and what you can do to optimise your channel distribution to capture pent-up demand.

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VRTECH Connect: The Online Networking Event for Vacation Rental Professionals is Back for Round 2

After our very first online event last month, VRTECH Connect is back for round 2. You’re invited to hang out with industry peers after work, talk about tech innovations, listen to startup pitches, chat about business strategies and marketing tactics, and take part in a speedy job fair. Here are all the details.

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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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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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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.