With the rapid growth in popularity of short term vacation rental properties, property management companies have increased just as steadily. Property management companies can add value to your rental property, in addition to providing many other benefits, overall making it worth the minor investment.
We specialize in Airbnb management for Vail property owners, helping them maximize their vacation rental property. Having a property management company comes with many amenities, including higher quality short term tenants, thanks to the ability to implement screening processes and rules or guidelines that your guests will need to follow. Property management companies can also assists with shortening the amount of time your rental is vacant. They do this often with three different approaches.
First of all, a management company can typically make adjustments to the preparation and presentation of the property. Second of all, property management companies can assist with choosing the appropriate rent rate for your vacation rental. This often entails comparing similar properties in the area, the amenities the properties offer, the demand for those types of properties, and much more. Third of all, having a property management company increases your marketability, therefore increasing your exposure and chances for success.
In addition to the monetary benefits utilizing a property management company provides, there are many personal benefits for property hosts. Hosting a property through a management company means less stress for the owner. You do not have to deal with directly with your short-term renters, leaving you less worried about late night emergencies, missing payment, or property damage. Using a property management company also gives you more flexibility, more freedom, and more time, allowing you to live your life how you want to.
Now, there are many options for where to host, or post, your property. Airbnb, perhaps the most well-known of the vacation rental property sites, is said to connect travelers with places to stay and things to experience all over the globe, allowing people to live like a local. Airbnb allows their hosts to offer a room, a suite of rooms, an apartment, and entire house, and many more options to guests, in a safe and secure manner.
As an Airbnb vacation rental host, you get to completely choose the specificities of your hosting experience, meaning that you get to pick your profit (we can help, providing tools that compare other rentals in the area, as well as the demand), when your space will be available for occupants, if certain rules need to be followed during a stay, and if you offer any special amenities.
To host through Airbnb vacation rental management, there are no upfront fees, no cost to sign up, just a simple, low 3% charged per reservation. You can trust that the guests staying in your home have been carefully vetted by Airbnb, and you can even set your own requirements to be verified during booking. If for some reason, something does happen during a guests’ stay, Airbnb offers $1M USD insurance covering property damage and another $1M USA for accidents.
Overall, with 2.9 million hosts, 800 thousand average stays per night, 14 thousand new hosts per month, in 192 countries worldwide, Airbnb is a major player in the vacation rental property game.
Airbnb vacation rentals are a great way for property owners to earn extra income while utilizing a vacation home they already own. Instead of leaving the property empty and abandoned for months on end while not in use, the vacation rental management pros at Airbnb can instantly transform it into a revenue opportunity and is also beneficial for those traveling into the area.
In addition to all of the other factors, where your property is located helps determine its success as well. Vail makes for an ideal place to host a vacation rental property for numerous reasons. The most notable reason for visiting (or hosting a property in) Vail is the renowned skiing opportunities and the picturesque landscape. There are many other attractions in Vail, however, that bring guests from all over the world. Soar through the skies on a zipline tour, ride the gondola or the mountain coaster, or survive a ropes course, there are activities for everyone at Vail, making it the perfect destination (and place to host) year round!