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Holiday Rental Update: Vacation Rental Website News

Blog, Industry Updates
Vacation Rental Website News

As a vacation rental manager, you may find it hard to keep up with the ever-changing world of channel partners. Kigo’s channel management solution enables vacation rental property managers to easily coordinate with multiple channel partners, even in the face of constant change and consolidation within the vacation rental industry. The news is in: The […]

Property Manager’s Guide to Vacation Rental Listing Sites

Blog, Channel Manager
Kigo Channel Management Software

For many VR managers, the use of vacation rental listing sites is essential to marketing success. It is a matter, to some degree, of going where the money is. Kigo’s channel management software integrates seamlessly with multiple listing sites. Kigo’s “Vacation Rental Investment Fuels Need for Channel Management Software” states: “According to VRMintel ‘s report […]

Get It Right Every Time – Vacation Rental Marketing

Blog, Creative Marketing
Kigo Vacation Rental Marketing to Millennials

At its essence, marketing is about having the right product, targeted to the right market, at the right time, for the right price. If you can nail these four components, you have your vacation rental marketing down to a science. The Right Product Every vacation rental property has a story. Maybe your vacation rental home […]

How to Target Millennials with Vacation Rental Marketing

Blog, Creative Marketing
Vacation Rental Marketing to Millennials

The age of the millennial traveler has arrived. Kigo’s “Understanding the Millennial Traveler” notes: “Millennials are now the biggest demographic in the world. They have overtaken Baby Boomers as the largest section of the population.” Are you appealing to the growing number of millennial travelers? What does this mean for your vacation rental marketing strategy? […]

How to List Corporate Apartments on MagicStay.com with Kigo Channel Manager Software

Blog, Portal Websites
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Business or Pleasure? How to Market Vacation Rental Homes to Business Travelers Business travelers are looking to reap the benefits of booking rental properties that offer more amenities and a more home-like atmosphere than hotels. Business people represent a largely untapped market of potential renters. The business travel sector is evolving. The Telegraph’s “Business Joins […]

Vacation Rental Security Alert: e-Signature

Blog, Document Management System
eSignature in Vacation Rental Lease Document Management

What are the Top 3 Booking Software Features Demanded by Travelers? Convenience Ease of Use Security If you were to ask a vacation traveler what he or she wants when booking online, it is a safe bet that convenience and ease of use are at the top of the list.  And, as online booking becomes more and […]

Vacation Rental Management Growth Secrets – Get New Owners

Blog, Vacation Rental Growth Secrets, vacation rental management
attract vacation rental home owners for new clients

You can never be satisfied as an entrepreneur, and the basis of any successful, growing business is new clients. ~~~Robert Herjavec When everything is said and done in the vacation rental property management business, the bottom line is simply this: Growing your vacation rental property management business means attracting new owners. While you may think […]

Vacation Rental Repeat Bookings Driven by Experience

Blog, Booking Software
Vacation Rental Repeat Booking Tips

What makes a guest come back to your vacation rental property again and again? Is it the ease of the booking process, a stellar on-site experience, or effective communication after the stay? The answer is “yes” to all three of these factors. If any one of them is lacking, your number of repeat bookings will […]

Revenue Management: 6 Steps to Setting the Best Price

Blog, Revenue Management Software
revenue management

What does a vacation rental manager really need to keep prices competitive and revenue growing? Simply publishing seasonal rates can actually hurt your revenue. Successful vacation rental management professionals understand the importance of revenue management. Outperforming the competition takes finesse, and simply adjusting prices won’t give your business an advantage. For long-term success, you need […]

The Importance Of User-Generated Content in Vacation Rental Website Design

Blog, Vacation Rental Website Security
Kigo vacation rental website designs can incorporate selfies

Are you taking advantage of the marketing opportunities that user-generated content represent? There is a revolution going on in vacation rental marketing. With travel selfies and user reviews, social media is providing a fresh source of content to help savvy vacation rental marketers bolster their brand. How can your guest’s selfies work to your advantage? […]