Tim

Tim dreams of seeing the world beyond. But first, she wants to explore and experience the beauty of diverse cultures in her home country. It’s more fun in the Philippines!

12 Vacation Rental Blunders You Must Avoid

27

Feb2017
There is a fine line between your home and your vacation rental home. And that is they are different. The first is the home where you actually live and truly feel at home in, while the second is the one home that you try your best to have ... Read More
February 27, 2017Tim
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02

Jan2017
The pressure to make your vacation rental home stand out among competition is growing ever more pressing for owners. To help our owners compete, we have gathered these 5 ways vacation rentals stand out among competition to keep, if not get you, in the lead. #1 Great location A savvy traveler is ... Read More
January 2, 2017Tim
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05

Dec2016
GUEST POST - Is your vacation rental home not getting the attention you want? If so, a new paint, both inside and out, can make your home more appealing to renters. A fresh coat of paint is one of the most inexpensive upgrades you can add to any home. It ... Read More
December 5, 2016Tim
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07

Nov2016
Online marketing is BIG on visuals. And if it’s social media focused on images that we’re looking for, then there is nothing like Pinterest. A ‘catalog of ideas’ as put by Pinterest CEO Ben Silbermann, Pinterest inspires, if not sparks thousands of ideas, that the word ‘pinspired’ was born. With over ... Read More
November 7, 2016Tim
How to write catchy captions for your propertys photos

10

Oct2016
You have already learned about writing a property description that gets bookings here. Now let’s move on to how to write catchy captions for your property’s photos. “A picture is worth a thousand words” but it’s definitely not everything for a vacation rental listing. That’s why in addition to your ... Read More
October 10, 2016Tim
How to write a property description that gets bookings

12

Sep2016
There is no doubt great photos and detailed yet concise descriptions are key to getting your vacation rental booked. We have covered creating quality photos here and here, so let’s now dive into writing your listing's property description including some DOs and DON’Ts. Step 1. Make a list. ... Read More
September 12, 2016Tim
7 Ways to engage with us on social media

15

Aug2016
Let’s talk about online socialization. Socializing is valuable in growing any business. For online rental companies like us and property owners like you, socializing on the internet is vital. You can thrive amidst competition when you become good at it. Your business may eventually die if ... Read More
August 15, 2016Tim
Get your vacation rental booked with positive reviews – 2

18

Jul2016
One cannot overemphasize the importance of getting real, positive reviews to get your vacation rental booked. Yes. It has to be REAL, not just a friendly review from a friend, a so-so reviewer who had a discounted rental price or worst of all, a dummy renter. Reviews can make or break a ... Read More
July 18, 2016Tim
Checklist for cleaning and prepping your vacation rental

20

Jun2016
Guests have successfully booked your vacation home meaning you did a great job on your property listing with Owner Direct. Congratulations! Now what? What should you do next to make sure you don’t fail the expectations of your guests? The answer: Go clean up and get your ... Read More
June 20, 2016Tim
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Feb2016
Who doesn’t want extra love? No one. Don’t be afraid to show a little more love to your guests. Give them love to keep them coming back. We came up with 5 ways to welcome your guests with a wow that will help in keeping your property rental occupied all ... Read More
February 1, 2016Tim
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