Insurance 101 for Airbnb Hosts

Don’t Wait Until You Need Insurance to Discover You’re Not Covered One of the most complex issues you face as an Airbnb host is that of insurance. There is a tremendous amount of misinformation on this subject floating around the interweb. Be careful when reading from...

Airbnb and the Short-Term Rental Market Opportunity

According to Airbnb’s website, more than 160 million people have booked a stay on the website. The great thing about Airbnb is that they create customer interest. The challenge for you, the host, is to compete for that interest and secure bookings. No matter where you...

Home Security vs Voyeurism – A Shocking Account on One Airbnb Host’s Use or Security Cameras

The use of security cameras is a commonly discussed topic among Airbnb Hosts. Thankfully, the conversion usually revolves around the use of security cameras to monitor the exterior of the property. Preventing guests from using their homes to host parties is a concern...

Are you really in safe hands with Allstate? Read this if you’re hosting on Airbnb

Most people are oblivious to the risk. They have a couple of spare bedrooms or a mother-in-law suite but the mother-in-law rarely visits (thankfully). Maybe they travel a lot and their home is left empty. The brilliance that is Airbnb is that it enables people to make...

When tragic accidents occur at Airbnb rentals, who is to blame?

In November of 2013, Zak Stone’s Dad sat on an innocent looking swing in the backyard of their Airbnb rental home. The family has gathered at this house for a family Thanksgiving. Seconds later, one of the trees to which the swing was attached snapped, hitting Mr....

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How to Set-up Your Home for Success on Airbnb

Preparing Your Property This section is for new hosts, people who have not yet prepared their homes for short-term renting. Using this section, you will be able to properly prepare your home and set it up for the photos you (or your hired photographer) will be taking...

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Since the inception of Airbnb in 2008, unwanted guests, disruptive parties, and thefts have been a problem for hosts. Security cameras offer a potential solution. We provide recommendations on those best suited for Airbnb hosts.

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