Operating vacation rentals is a very lucrative business when done right. In order to setup and operate a successful rental property, there are seven steps that needed to be taken before your first guests arrive. The book will be around 10,000 words, a very concise book to help set your property up for success, covering the following areas:
Is operating a vacation rental for you? The challenges ahead and how to make smart decisions.
How many rentals are near you? What types of rentals? How is tourism?
Time to prepare your space, but with what furnishings? What else do you need to have to impress?
What prices are other vacation rentals? What is your break even point? What is your longterm plan?
How best to control your expenses? Potential problems and how to avoid them.
How will people discover your property? How do you help them return to you in the future?
How to make the launch of your marketing materials go smoothly and what happens after that first reservation arrives.