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Showing posts from February, 2017

Blocking Off Days to Create Demand

For many hosts the sound of blocking days to get more bookings may sound counterintuitive however when done correctly it creates scarcity and in turn increases demand for your listing through both social validation and limited availability. This is a guaranteed way to increase the ADR (Average Daily Rate) on your listings.  Without experience in A/B testing and vigilance in oversight this method can absolutely lose you money. LuxuryPad prides itself on its in house listing optimization experts. Our listings rank in the top 1% on airbnb and our SuperHost accounts land us in the top 3% of all hosts. Try our one click Superhost Housekeeping services and get a free trial of total bnb care totally free! Get ready to enjoy faster bookings with fewer messages!
It’s easy to miss important cleaning tasks while cleaning their homes for new guests. Never assume that guests will clean up after themselves, even if you are lucky enough to get a few rounds of tidy renters. It is super important to make sure you are at your property the day guests leave to check how much cleaning will be necessary and to check for any damages. Surprises are not always pleasant, specifically when there is a great pile of dirty dishes and towels or an overflowing garbage can. Attempting to clean your entire vacation rental in just a few hours is setting yourself up for a horrible, stressful day. It’s unprofessional and disrespectful to rush through cleaning up for guests who are expecting an immaculate vacation home. Rental places can easily be passed over for a hotel room that is cleaned daily; instead, guests have chosen you to be their host. A scheduled routine prompts action and eventually becomes habitual. Preparing in advance and sticking to a cle