Creating a Safe Home for Airbnb Guests

An important aspect of Airbnb hosting is ensuring that your property is up to home safety standards before guests are occupying it. As a host, it is always sensible to create a safe environment to protect those staying and your own property. By implementing procedures, providing information and installing safety equipment, you will be able … Continued

How to Deal with Demanding Airbnb Guests

As an Airbnb host, you may interact with hundreds of people every year. With a huge variety of personalities, requirements and expectations, it’s fair to say that at some point you will most likely need to engage with difficult or demanding guests. These guests may have extremely specific stipulations, may call for constant attention or … Continued

How to Write a Stellar Airbnb Description

Once you have appealed to your potential guests’ desires with your stunning listing photography and distinctive title, your description is where you seal the deal by selling the exceptional experience your property offers. With space to go into detail about your most appealing aspects, all Airbnb hosts should utilise this area by highlighting what makes … Continued

5 Best Tools for Seamless Airbnb Hosting

Managing an Airbnb or short-term rental property is not always easy. There is a lot of work that goes into securing bookings, keeping guests happy and cleaning it up once the stay has been completed. For this reason, it’s always important to keep looking for ways to streamline processes and improve on how a host … Continued

5 Simple Ways to Maximise Revenue as an Airbnb Host

Regardless of how long you have been hosting on Airbnb, there are always ways you can alter your listing and approach to improve profits and maximise your revenue. With competition amongst New Zealand Airbnb hosts increasing as more and more property owners try their hand at the platform, it has never been more important to … Continued

How to Keep Your Airbnb Rental Secure

A major concern for many Airbnb hosts and those considering the venture is home security and asset protection. With many news outlets picking up stories of Airbnb stays gone wrong, it’s commonplace for prospective hosts to have concerns around home security for their property. While there are many ways in which Airbnb protects their hosts, … Continued

7 Strategies for Remaining Profitable on Airbnb During Winter

While the low-season does come with its challenges for hosts, through a few tweaks to listings, hosting style and mindset, it is possible to remain profitable all year-round. With Airbnb, winter doesn’t have to call for waning income and interest. Even though attaining bookings may not be as effortless as it can be during peak … Continued

Furnishing an Airbnb Rental to Attract Guests and Increase Profit

If you’re just starting out on Airbnb or looking to refresh your property to improve booking rates and profitability, focusing on your interior design and furnishings can make a huge difference to the quantity and quality of enquiries you receive. With many Airbnb users seeking out unique and aesthetically pleasing places to stay in when … Continued

How to Operate an Airbnb in a City You Don’t Live in

Profit on Airbnb, just like all businesses in the short-term accommodation sector, is usually subject to location. There are always hotspots that are more popular with tourists and these are the areas that will attract and generate the most revenue for hosts. Taking New Zealand, for example, the most profitable areas for Airbnb hosts are … Continued