How To Rent Out Your Car Using The “AirBnB of Autos” & Increase Exposure For Your VR

If you are like most vacation rental owners, you have at least one other large asset right under your nose you could be renting out…and you probably don’t even realize it! What exactly am I talking about?  Renting out your CAR! RelayRides.com is basically AirBnB for cars.  It provides a safe platform that lets anyone share […]

Vacation Rental Interior Design Secrets with Mercedes Brennan

Is your vacation rental so desirable that guests want to go right past renting your VR to actually purchasing your home? Even if you don’t want to sell, can you imagine the increase in bookings with the interior done right? Yes, Mercedes knows interior design. Her own VR was such a hit that after just 4 months […]

#VRHangout Episode 2 – Vacation Rental Website Critiques

Episode #2 “Vacation Rental Website/Listing Site Critiques” We had 6 vacation rental websites to go through and got some great tips from everyone on the panel. It’s amazing the things you, as the owner, don’t even realize about your own listing. That’s why it’s so important to hear what others think. It really opens your […]

A Music Video for my Vacation Rental?

Have you secretly always wanted to star in your own music video?  Well, it’s not too late and it could keep your vacation rental booked for months! Use this amazing feel-good video as the inspiration for you and your vacation rental. Why THIS video you ask? It appeals to almost everyone, perfect for all audiences […]

7 Listing Site Secrets to Get Booked FAST. #2 is “sneaky good.”

I feel like I’ve been pregnant.                                           Swollen with ideas and feeling the pain of labor the last several weeks birthing my first official eBook. Wait… I’m a guy. I have NO IDEA what it’s […]

Expert Interview: Vacation Rental Photography with Tyann Marcink

  Almost every VR owner starts the same way. I know I did… As soon as your vacation rental is ready to list on VRBO or FlipKey, you grab the nearest camera or camera phone and quickly take a bunch of photos. Some are better than others, so you think “Oh these will do the […]

How I Got My VR to Show Up 9 Times on the First Page of Google

  You read that correctly.  9 times. On. Page. One. Many VR owner’s dream of getting one vacation rental listing on page 1. How about 9 times? Well, it’s part of my “Haystack Strategy.” Do you want to be the Needle or the Hay? Your VR is like a Needle in the vast Hay of the internet if […]

Why it’s Smart to Overpay for Vacation Rental Marketing

  I know what you are thinking.. “Did he just say OVERPAY for marketing my VR?” Is he a crazy fool? Why on earth would I do that? Most people will tell you to spend the absolute least amount you can on marketing your VR. I’m about to turn that school of thought upside down. […]