Archive | March, 2013

Use Offbeat Extras to Generate PR for your Vacation Rental

March 27, 2013

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Many of us don’t have problems booking our homes close to full occupancy during our high season but have less than stellar occupancy during our low season. In your low season, get creative and offer your guests something that will generate hype, humor, good press, or all three. Even if they don’t rise to the […]

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Don’t do it by yourself!!!

March 20, 2013

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  So many people think they have to do everything by themselves! Maybe they are afraid that others won’t do as good of a job as they will or perhaps they just don’t know how to go about hiring people to do many things for you. The secret is that you can outsource many of […]

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Forming Strategic Alliances with Special Interest Groups

March 19, 2013

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Owners of premium vacation rentals may find that their interests are well served by forming strategic partnerships with special interest groups on the internet and within the community. Think about the demographical information your guests are giving you, and find a niche travel association, forum, or blog that caters to your guests.   Is your […]

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The Power of a Free Night!

March 9, 2013

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We have all probably given a free night or two away to get someone to book our property but have you thought of giving a night or two away to people and groups that can help your business? Never underestimate the power of word of mouth advertising. Offer a free night or two to anyone […]

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