Category : Travel

Short-Term Management Strategies: Considering Your Options

Managing a short-term rental property is a lot of work to do on your own. From booking to cleaning to troubleshooting issues with guests, it’s nice to have some help along the way. Many homeowners are now deciding to partner with a rental management company. But the decisions don’t end there—when choosing between rental companies, you have a lot of options. It’s important to look at each company’s strategy and consider what that means for you, your property, and your […]

How to Make Your Listing Stand Out and Earn More 5-Star Reviews

The short-term rental industry is booming worldwide, and Colorado homeowners are enjoying the profits. Airbnb hosts in Colorado made $183 million in 2017 alone, a 68% increase from the year before, according to The Denver Post’s recent article. More properties are listed on Airbnb and other popular rental sites like HomeAway and VRBO every day. But with more properties comes more competition, which makes it crucial that your home stands out. Take a look at our list of amenities to […]

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Celebrating Our Second Year of Happy Guests

It’s been an incredible two years at Effortless Rental Group. We’ve had over 21,000 guests from around the world stay in 103 beautiful properties throughout Colorado and in Boston. Here’s what our guests are saying about their experiences with us. And here’s to another great year ahead!   Denver “An absolute dream place to stay! The location is amazing, property is just how the pictures depict it, and the communication from the hosts was great! I wouldn’t consider any other […]

Denver Culture Calendar—November

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult to narrow down your options. So we’ve done it for you! Whatever you’re seeking for your next outing, Denver has it. Scroll through the gallery below to get a taste of November. Comedy Nov. 2-4: Nate Bargatze – Comedy Works (Downtown) Nov. 2-4: Russell Peters – Comedy Works (South) Nov. 8-11: Greg Proops – Comedy Works (Downtown) Nov. 9-11: John Henson – Comedy Works (South) Nov. […]

Denver Concert Calendar—November

From cozy local venues like the Bluebird and the Fillmore to the larger crowds at the Pepsi Center and 1stBank Center, live music is everywhere you look in Denver. Check out the best concerts happening in November.   Nov. 3: A$AP Mob – 1stBank Center Nov. 3-4: The Motet – Ogden Theatre Nov. 4: Third Eye Blind – Fillmore Auditorium Nov. 5: Jay Z – Pepsi Center Nov. 7: 6LACK – Ogden Theatre Nov. 8: Tyler, The Creator – Ogden […]

Positive Reviews

Make Your Listing Pop with Positive Reviews

Good feedback is essential in the short term rental management industry. A potential guest will often pay more attention to reviews than any other part of a listing, including photos or descriptions. Travelers trust other travelers when it comes to a property’s cleanliness, amenities, and proximity to dining, nightlife, and family-friendly activities. Your listing will get more views—and more bookings—if it features positive feedback from guests. Guests are more likely to leave you a positive review if your place is […]

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Airbnb and Resy Simplify Dining Away from Home

With their new partnership, Airbnb and dining reservations app Resy make it easier than ever to get a taste of a new city. “When you’re traveling,” says the video in the Airbnb blog post announcing the partnership, “all those unfamiliar options can make it hard to choose. That’s why Airbnb teamed up with Resy to handpick some of the best spots around, from local favorites to award winners.” Now it’s possible to book a reservation at almost 650 restaurants in […]

Stunning Wash Park Home Sleeps 14!

Effortless Featured Property:
Stunning Wash Park Home Sleeps 14!

Accommodates: 14 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 This wonderful 1920’s Craftsman bungalow is in Wash Park, one of Denver’s most lively neighborhoods. Historic meets modern with original hardwood floors throughout and stainless steel appliances in the newly updated and fully stocked kitchen. Funky décor and unique touches make this home truly one of a kind, and the open floorplan and large living areas offer plenty of space for your group of up to 14. After a day out exploring, cozy up […]

Rental company vs doing it alone

The ERG Difference: Partnering with a
Rental Company vs. Doing It Alone

  There’s a lot to think about as a short-term rental host, especially when you’re first starting out. You’ll consider pricing, interior design elements, details you want to include in your listing, and much more. But even with all of these decisions ahead, the most important choice you’ll make now is to either team up with a short-term rental management company or go at it alone. Effortless Rental Group maximizes our clients’ revenue by setting nightly prices using our analytical […]

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Airbnb’s Open Homes Program Houses Hurricane Survivors

Helping those in need is nothing new for Airbnb. Since 2012, the company has connected thousands of people displaced by natural disasters and other emergency events with nearby hosts willing to donate their spare bedrooms. In 2015, Airbnb added a donation tool to their website for refugee assistance efforts through a partnership with The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Now, in response to the recent onslaught of hurricanes that have destroyed many homes and damaged countless others, Airbnb […]