London, Ontario High School Party Reminds Homeowners of Short-term Rental Risks

Charges were filed against seven teenagers accused of damaging a property they rented through a short-term rental site in London, ON. The property owners were duped into thinking they had rented to a couple who were visiting for the weekend. Instead, the property was...

Is Your Home Insurance with Farmers? Read this article 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...

If Airbnb guests trash your house, will your home insurance cover the damage?

It’s every Airbnb host’s worst nightmare. They return home to find out that their guests have caused serious damage to their beloved home. Sometimes it’s accidental damage and other times more malicious such as the numerous cases of groups renting houses on Airbnb...

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...

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...

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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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