The Concierge: Short-Term Rental News

Lubner and Landau – Podcast Series for Vacation Rental Host Advocacy

Dana Lubner and Matt Landau have been strong voices & leaders in the short-term...
28th Aug 20

The Future of Short-Term Rentals (in Question?)

Effortless Rental Group is Colorado’s most trusted hospitality provider, specializing in short-term rental and...
23rd Jul 20

Rent Responsible & Free Lodging Program #FindTheHelpers

While there still may be uncertainty ahead, one constant we can count on is...
21st May 20

The Good Neighbors at Effortless Rental Group

Navigating the world of short-term rental regulation and professional management is over overwhelming —...
5th May 20

Colorado Vacation Rentals Offer Free Lodging in Colorado

As the COVID-19 situation evolves, the hospitality & short-term rental industries are evolving with...
21st Apr 20

Community Outreach – April 2020

Make Your Voice Heard: 3 Ways to Make Your Voice Heard and show how...
16th Apr 20

Airbnb Listing Updates – Dos & Don’ts 2020

Airbnb posted an article titled, “It’s a good time to update your listing with...
14th Apr 20

MHH: Best Practice Tips for Hosts – April 2020

How to make the most of the downtime… It’s easy to want to wait...
14th Apr 20

Mile High Hosts & COVID Resources

The Mile High Host community is made up of a wide variety of individuals,...
13th Apr 20

Helping Those In Need

As life as we know it comes to a slowdown, if not a halt,...
12th Apr 20

New STR Ordinance Language Update

Before the COVID-19 consumed our thoughts and inboxes, our community had a mission to...
10th Apr 20

Airbnb Scales Back Marketing – Top Execs Take Pay Cut

As the travel and hospitality industry is one of the biggest sectors hurt by...
8th Apr 20

Airbnb’s Brian Chesky – “We want to fix this.”

Image: Yahoo Finance On the afternoon of March 30th, the CEO of Airbnb, Brian...
3rd Apr 20

Senate & House Pass CARES Act

The CARES Act passed the Senate and House last week providing relief to businesses...
28th Mar 20

Denver STRAC Meetings – Make Your Voice Heard!

Photo by Miguel Henriques on Unsplash 3 Ways to Make Your Voice Heard and show how short-term rentals...
21st Feb 20

Best Practice Tips for Hosts: Talk To Your Neighbors

Photo by Christian Stahl on Unsplash Tell your neighbors you’re operating a short-term rental at your property...
16th Feb 20

Local Business Spotlight: Joyful Soul

Photo by JESHOOTS.COM on Unsplash A Story of Economic Success Joyful Soul www.joyfulsoulcleaning.com Owner: Kayla Darling Year...
7th Feb 20

STR’s Effect on Housing Affordability

Studies Show STRs Modestly Impact Housing Affordability One of the hottest topics of debate...
2nd Feb 20

Airbnb Bans House Parties

Photo by The Creative Exchange on Unsplash A Step in the Right Direction Since conception in 2008,...
28th Jan 20

Short-Term Rental Concerns & Complaints – Developing an Effective System

Photo by rawpixel.com from PxHere Functional Complaints for a Functional System! Before changes to the...
26th Jan 20

Lend an E.A.R. – Best Practices Tips for Hosts

The best way to get ahead of a problem is to address it head-on. ...
13th Jan 20

Felony Charges against Aaron Elinoff Dismissed in Court

On December 12th, Westword published an article sharing the news that a Denver judge...
15th Dec 19

December 2019 Denver STRAC Meeting Recap

The December 10th STRAC meeting reflected a significantly more positive and collaborative tone towards...
13th Dec 19

Effortless Community Outreach – Linen Drive

Photo by Larm Rmah on Unsplash   Denver Host Linen Drive Mile High Hosts are happy to...
1st Dec 19

Neighborhood Spotlight: RiNo in downtown Denver

Photo: denver.org Just north of downtown, you will find Denver’s most distinctive neighborhood—RiNo. Also...
12th Oct 19
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Booking Sites: How They Benefit Your Vacation Rental Property

Maximize your vacation rental property A vacation rental property can be a great financial...
7th May 19

Is Airbnb or VRBO better for vacation properties?

Airbnb, VRBO, and Homeaway, oh my! What’s the difference, and why be on all...
1st May 19

Maximize Your Rental Property In May 2019

Maximize Your Vacation Rental Property In May 2019 Wake up and smell the flowers...
14th Apr 19

Maximize Your Rental Property During These March Events.

Effortless Rental Group: Maximize Your Rental Property During These March Events. As February comes...
1st Mar 19

Maximize Your Vacation Rental In April 2019

Maximize Your Vacation Rental In April 2019 As the snow begins to melt and...
22nd Feb 19

Maximize Your Vacation Rental During These Upcoming Colorado Events

Maximize Your Vacation Rental During These Upcoming Colorado Events: Colorado is one of the...
22nd Jan 19
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Proposed Changes in Denver Short-Term Rental Regulations

Earlier this month, Excise and Licenses (EXL) presented a draft of proposed changes to...
17th Jan 19

Local Business Spotlight: Black Eye Coffee

Photo Credit: Black Eye Coffee (https://www.drinkblackeye.com/)   Black Eye Coffee 3408 Navajo St, Denver,...
6th Jan 19

Denver Concert Calendar—June ’18

From cozy local venues like the Bluebird and the Fillmore to the larger crowds...
1st Jun 18

Denver Culture Calendar—June ’18

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
1st Jun 18

Denver Concert Calendar—May ’18

From cozy local venues like the Bluebird and the Fillmore to the larger crowds...
1st May 18

Denver Culture Calendar—May ’18

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
1st May 18

Denver Culture Calendar—April ’18

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
1st Apr 18

Denver Concert Calendar—April ’18

From cozy local venues like the Bluebird and the Fillmore to the larger crowds...
1st Apr 18

New Eats and Drinks in Denver!

We’re not even three months into 2018 yet, and already there are plenty of...
19th Mar 18

The Ultimate Effortless Resort Guide

The weather’s starting to warm up, but there’s still plenty of time for a...
19th Mar 18

Denver Concert Calendar—March ’18

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
1st Mar 18

Denver Culture Calendar—March ’18

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
1st Mar 18

Short-Term Management Strategies: Considering Your Options

Managing a short-term rental property is a lot of work to do on your...
5th Feb 18

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....
5th Feb 18

Denver Culture Calendar—February ’18

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
31st Jan 18

Denver Concert Calendar—February ’18

From cozy local venues like the Bluebird and the Fillmore to the larger crowds...
30th Jan 18
Denver Concert Calendar January 2018

Denver Concert Calendar—January ’18

From cozy local venues like the Bluebird and the Fillmore to the larger crowds...
2nd Jan 18
January Culture Calendar

Denver Culture Calendar—January ’18

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
2nd Jan 18
Denver Concerts December

Denver Concert Calendar—December

From cozy local venues like the Bluebird and the Fillmore to the larger crowds...
29th Nov 17
December culture calendar

Denver Culture Calendar—December

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
29th Nov 17
Effortless rental group 2 year

Celebrating Our Second Year of Happy Guests

It’s been an incredible two years at Effortless Rental Group. We’ve had over 21,000...
8th Nov 17

Denver Culture Calendar—November

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
1st Nov 17

Denver Concert Calendar—November

From cozy local venues like the Bluebird and the Fillmore to the larger crowds...
1st Nov 17
Positive Reviews

Make Your Listing Pop with Positive Reviews

Good feedback is essential in the short term rental management industry. A potential guest...
23rd Oct 17
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The 7 Biggest Mistakes Short-Term Hosts Make

It takes practice to be a successful short-term host, from creating eye-catching property listings...
18th Oct 17
Airbnb and Resy

Airbnb and Resy Simplify Dining Away from Home

With their new partnership, Airbnb and dining reservations app Resy make it easier than...
16th Oct 17
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...
13th Oct 17
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...
12th Oct 17
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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...
8th Oct 17
New Zealand, Island

Our Chief Content Officer, Becca visits Taranaki, New Zealand

As we drove along the potholed dirt road leading to our first real farm...
28th Sep 17

Rooms with a View

We know that one of your favorite parts of a vacation is just sitting...
27th Sep 17
Denver Concert Calendar, October

Denver Concert Calendar—October

Whether you’re soaking up the sun in the world-renowned Red Rocks Amphitheater or visiting...
25th Sep 17
October culture calendar, oriental theater

Denver Culture Calendar—October

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
25th Sep 17
Denver culture calendar September 2017

Denver Culture Calendar—September

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
1st Sep 17
Denver concert calendar

Denver Concert Calendar—September

Whether you’re soaking up the sun in the world-renowned Red Rocks Amphitheater or visiting...
29th Aug 17
Effortless Rental Group

Denver Concert Calendar—August 2017

Whether you’re soaking up the sun in the world-renowned Red Rocks Amphitheater or visiting...
27th Jul 17
Denver Culture, happenings, art, events

Denver Culture Calendar—August 2017

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
26th Jul 17
Denver Culture Calendar July 2017

Denver Culture Calendar—July 2017

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
7th Jul 17
Denver concert calendar July 2017

Denver Concert Calendar—July 2017

Whether you’re soaking up the sun in the world-renowned Red Rocks Amphitheater or visiting...
3rd Jul 17
Indian Hills, Sleeps 24

Introducing the Indian Hills Estate—Colorado’s premier mountain wedding location

Effortless Rental Group is excited to announce that the stunning Indian Hills Estate will...
8th Jun 17
Lake, Mountains, Rockies

The Ultimate Summer Paradise: Colorado

There’s nothing better than summer in Colorado. With festivals and markets every weekend, Red...
5th Jun 17

Concert Calendar—June

Weather you’re soaking up the sun in the world-renowned Red Rocks Amphitheater or visiting...
31st May 17

Denver Culture Calendar—June

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
30th May 17

Partnering with a Rental Company vs. Doing It Alone

With the rise in popularity of short-term rentals, many owners are turning their investment...
14th Mar 17

A Sweet Deal: Famous Ice Cream Shops around Denver

Little Man Ice Cream Location: 2620 16th St Hours: Winter hours: daily 11AM –...
13th Mar 17

Space-Saving Design Ideas for Small Properties

Don’t waste the space under the stairs Take advantage of this valuable (and often...
12th Mar 17

Sleep Like a Baby with 1 Simple Change to Your Beds

We all know that how much we enjoy our day has a lot to...
11th Mar 17

Creative Classes in Denver

Why not take a little time off from sightseeing and find a creative outlet?...
10th Mar 17

How to Make Your Home Appealing to Business Travelers

Many of your guests will be traveling for pleasure, but you’ll get some who...
8th Mar 17

Kid-Approved: The Best Activities for Children in Denver

There’s plenty to do with the little ones in Denver. From the tranquil Botanic...
7th Mar 17

Neighborhood Profile of the Month: Edgewater

For a small-town feel in the big city, look no further than Edgewater. A...
5th Mar 17

Denver Culture Calendar—March

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
3rd Mar 17

Airbnb Goes Above and Beyond to Help Refugees

Airbnb is connecting refugees with hosts around the world—for free!
6th Feb 17

Introducing Our Newest Luxury Property: Denver Skyline Lofts

Welcome to Denver Skyline Lofts, the ultimate in Denver luxury rental. Each deluxe loft...
23rd Jan 17

Tips for Troubleshooting Issues with Guests

As a host, you deal with all sorts of people: young and old, seasoned...
21st Jan 17

7 Best Denver Coffee Shops

Thump Coffee Location: 1201 E 13th Ave Neighborhood: Capitol Hill Hours: Monday – Friday:...
21st Jan 17

4 Tours You Don’t Want to Miss in Denver

Denver Microbrew Tour Beer is the quickest way to a Denverite’s heart, haven’t you...
20th Jan 17

How to Optimize Your Airbnb Listing

To get the maximum number of guests every month, you want to have engaging...
19th Jan 17

Denver Museum Calendar—February

Museum Exhibits Oct. 14-Feb. 5: Mummies: New Secrets from the Tombs – Denver Museum...
18th Jan 17

7 of the Most Unique Airbnb Properties

Every once in a while, you come across a home on Airbnb with creativity...
16th Jan 17

Colorado: A Climber’s Paradise

Whether you’re an experienced climber or have never been off the ground but want...
15th Jan 17

Denver Theater & Arts Calendar—February

Theater Jan. 13-Feb. 26: The Book of Will – Denver Center for the Performing...
13th Jan 17

Tips for First-Time Airbnb Hosts

The world of short-term rental can be intimidating for someone who has never hosted...
12th Jan 17

Denver Comedy Calendar—February

Comedy Shows Feb. 3: Chris Tucker – Paramount Theatre Feb. 3-4: Michael Yo –...
11th Jan 17

Neighborhood Profile of the Month: Highlands

Just to the northwest of downtown lies the Highlands area, bustling with trendy bars,...
9th Jan 17

Denver Concert Calendar – February

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
8th Jan 17

Denver Culture Calendar—January

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult...
4th Jan 17
Effortless Rental Group Property Management

2017 Brings Changes for Airbnb Renters

With the new year comes new responsibilities for short-term rental owners in the Denver...
2nd Jan 17

Effortless Rental Group Expands into Boston!

After over a year helping owners manage their investment properties in Denver, Effortless is...
28th Dec 16

Denver Happy Hours

Do as the locals do by visiting one (or a handful) of these gems...
18th Dec 16

Is Your Property Guest-Ready?

The reason your guests are booking your property instead of a hotel is because...
5th Dec 16

Want to Increase Your Earning Potential?

  Rental Type 15-May 15-Jun 15-Jul Total Long-Term Rental $2,200 $2,200 $2,200 $6,600 Short-Term...
22nd Nov 16

5 of the Best 5-Star Restaurants in Denver

Your trip to Denver wouldn’t be complete without sampling some of the local flavors....
13th Nov 16

New Light Rail Line Cuts Travel Time to DIA

Paying a ton of money to take a taxi to the airport in bumper-to-bumper...
1st Nov 16

6 Simple Items to Add to Your Home for Happy Guests

There are tons of homes and apartments listed on Airbnb, but not all of...
15th Oct 16

No Car? No Worries. A Guide to Getting Around Denver Without a Vehicle.

With the rise of parking garage fees and the hassle of running out of...
6th Oct 16

Denver’s new World Trade Center campus in RiNo could cost $175 million to $200 million — for just the first phase

World Trade Center Denver president Karen Gerwitz likes to say the group’s new River North campus won’t be “your...
20th Sep 16

Amazing FREE things to do in Denver!

You don’t have to break the bank to have a great time in Denver....
20th Sep 16

Aurora Passed Short-term Rental Regulations

AURORA | City officials have agreed to allow residents to rent out their homes...
24th Feb 16