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How to Make Technology Your Ally

Vacation Rental Software

Technology has shifted the vacation rental industry to a new paradigm. From marketing on the web to online payments, guests can go through an entire stay without any human contact whatsoever from the owner or the owner’s representatives. While that may facilitate management, it may decrease the likelihood that a renter will return. The reason? […]

Insider Tips from 8 Ways to Improve Vacation Rental Listings

Channel Management Software, Vacation Rental Software
vacation rental listings

We recently sat down with David Mau, Director of product for vacation rentals at to gain his vacation rental industry insights. In this follow up article, David shares his top tips for vacation rental listings. Here are 8 vacation rental listing tips to attract more guests and drive reservations on 1. Get your properties listed […]

3 Steps to More Effective Time Management

Vacation Rental Software
time management

Have you ever noticed how effective business leaders seem to glide seamlessly through hectic days? While great leadership may look effortless, in reality it is often effective time management that differentiates a great manager from a good one. But “time management” is a cliche phrase. What does it really mean? The most productive vacation rental […]

Kigo on Location: Where to Find Us This Fall

Vacation Rental Software

October is the vacation rental management industry’s prime conference season—but is it truly worth your company’s time and money to attend? The truth is, conferences have morphed into a vacation rental manager’s secret weapon, and those that offer the right opportunities are well worth the investment. You’ll receive fresh ideas, network with peers and can […]

VR Guest Check-In App Keeps Them Coming Back

Vacation Rental Software

The mobile revolution has forever changed the travel and hospitality industry. According to TripAdvisor’s 2016 TripBarometer study, 74 percent of US travelers will not leave home without their mobile devices. Furthermore, mobile travelers typically take 3 or more trips per year, making this segment of travelers a lucrative market to target for your vacation rental […]

Vacation Rental Software: Is It Time to Trade Up?

Vacation Rental Software
vacation rental management software

Is it time to implement vacation rental software, or can your management company grow without it? While the vacation rental industry has historically been slow to adopt new technology, the need to do so is more evident now than ever before. Is it time to implement vacation rental management software? If you evaluate your options honestly, […]

Why You Should NOT Use Vacation Rental Software

Vacation Rental Software
vacation rental software

Every business is unique, and not every vacation rental property manager needs to utilize all the features offered by vacation rental software. You may question if it’s worth the cost or meets the specific needs of your business. The truth is, such software holds tremendous potential for your property management company, and with Kigo, you can select the products […]

Time and Money? Get Both with Vacation Rental Software

Vacation Rental Software
Kigo Vacation Rental Software for Time and Money

Perhaps you have heard the old saying that you can’t have time and money. The theory behind that saying is that if you have money to spend, you likely do not have the time to spend it because you are working too much. Conversely, if you have time to spend, you likely have not acquired […]

Vacation Rental Security Alert: e-Signature

Vacation Rental Software
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 – Is Fear Holding You Back?

Vacation Rental Software
vacation rental management strategy

Is it possible that fear is holding you back from making the most of your vacation rental management company? Do not let fear hold you back from helping your business to grow. lists five common fears that may be hampering your success. Do any of these sound familiar to you? 1) Fear of technology […]