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Air Concierge Blog

November 16, 2017

Millennials Push Sharing Economy

Understanding the Millennials

The millennial generation reaches adulthood. Technology connects just about everyone 24/7/365. Society focuses on living for today. The confluence of these events are shifting the economic landscape of the United States from lifestyles of commitment, stability and ownership of past generations to priorities of experiences, convenience, and access.With millennials...

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June 28, 2016

A Summary of Airbnb Rules & Regulations in California

Just like our current economy based on sharing allows just about anyone to become cab drivers through services like Uber, so too does this market allow regular homeowners to become veritable motel owners by using Airbnb.

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December 16, 2015

Your Airbnb Year in Review

Your Airbnb Year in Review

With 2015 winding down and your calendar booked for the last two weeks of December, now's the time to reflect on what the past year of being an Airbnb host (and hopefully Superhost!) has meant to you. Whether your goal was to be completely booked, raise your price per night, or even meet someone fascinating, we're sharing our data to use as a benchmark against your...

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December 06, 2015

How to Maximize Price and Occupancy on Airbnb

Everyone that rents a place on Airbnb thinks about two things at all times: "How can I charge more money per night?"  and, "How can I get more nights booked?" If you're not thinking about these two questions then chances are you're using Airbnb as a hobby (or you own one of these hot spots). We're here to share with you the answers on what you need to know to truly maximize occupancy and price...

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November 09, 2015

How to Keep Your Airbnb Guests Safe

How to Keep Your Airbnb Guests Safe

The vast majority of the more than 60 million guests on Airbnb have had happy, successful stays. But with anything novel, mishaps are widely publicized, especially when the mishaps are serious, as in the case of the father who died after a tree branch broke and fell on him. This isn’t the only case of a guest being injured because of an Airbnb property, or...

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November 02, 2015

How to Allow Pets in Your Airbnb Without Going Crazy

We see it discussed all the time that allowing pets in your Airbnb is great for business (we've even said that!). But we can't ignore the fact that the vast majority of vacation rentals don't allow pets for one very good reason: pets are messy. But unfortunately, it's not just the pets that are messy; sometimes pet owners are messy, irresponsible, or otherwise not living up to their standards....

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October 27, 2015

Concierge vs Bot: Which is right for your vacation rental?

Concierge vs Bot: Which is right for your vacation rental?

When you’re looking for a way to manage your vacation rental more effectively, a quick Google search will bring up a number of management options near you. In fact, in as little as one phone call or email you can be signed up for the perfect vacation rental management system for your needs. But when you’re presented with everything...

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October 06, 2015

Full Term Vacation Rental Management: The Complete Package

Since launching over a year ago, Air Concierge has already seen a few big changes as we grow and learn more about what our clients want in a dedicated vacation rental management company. Today, we're announcing one more big change: we're dropping the concierge and cleaning services in order to focus our efforts on providing the best full term management solution for vacation rentals in...

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September 28, 2015

How to Attract Business Travelers to Your Airbnb

Airbnb has disrupted the hotel industry almost completely for vacationers. But there's one type of traveler that so far hasn't been courted by the home-sharing company: business travelers. However, all that's about to change. Now that Airbnb feels comfortable in the casual travel and family travel markets, they're moving on to business travel. 

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September 21, 2015

How to be Safe as an Airbnb Guest

Guests and hosts share one major concern when using Airbnb and other vacation rental platforms: how do I stay safe? There is risk on both sides, especially when a guest is renting a room in a host's home. A few weeks ago the New York Times reported a story about an Airbnb stay gone horribly wrong. A guest was locked inside his rented room in Madrid by the host, who tried to force him into a...

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