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How to Get Your Vacation Rental Ready for Winter

October is a time of transitions. As the leaves shed their green coats in favor of yellows, oranges, and reds, we find ourselves grabbing our own coats or perhaps a warm pumpkin spice latte. In the world of vacation rentals, guests are trading their sunscreen and flip flops for rain boots or skis. When that crispness in the air arrives, it’s time to switch gears in your home as well—it’...

Tips for Photographing Your Vacation Rental

Photos go a long way in drawing guests to your vacation rental, giving them an idea of what to expect, and helping them visualize their vacation in your home. High-quality photos can help your home stand out from others, and are often the deciding factor for guests choosing between two similar rentals. “Anyone can snap a quick photo of their home and call it a day. But attention to detail, pati...

Vacasa Fees – Breaking Down Our Property Management Fees

Vacasa was founded on the belief that innovation, optimization, and reliability can revolutionize the vacation rental industry. Today, our teams of local experts create tailored experiences for homeowners and guests around the world. We help enable these experiences with leading-edge technology and vacation rental management services. In this breakdown, you’ll learn about everything from what Va...

Vacasa in the News | August 24, 2017

Here’s the latest Vacasa media coverage from around the web. VRM Intel: An Inside Look at Vacasa’s Fast Growth and the Lessons Learned Along The Way Vacasa co-founders Eric Breon and Cliff Johnson discuss the company’s growth and development. VRMA.com: Embracing Virtual Reality in the Vacation Rental Industry Vacasa Director of Sales Support & Onboarding Debi Steigerwald explains the ro...

Webinar: Vacation Rental Management Acquisition Survival Guide

Vacasa Director of Integrations Zac Monahan recently presented a webinar with VRMA all about how business owners can manage the process of selling their business, including what questions to ask and how to communicate the change for a seamless transition. Listen to the webinar or read the transcript below. Webinar Transcript This is a topic I’m pretty passionate about and looking forward to di...

How to Improve Your Home’s Ranking on HomeAway

In 2016, HomeAway and VRBO shifted from a multi-tiered subscription model to a standard subscription for all homes. This change affected the order in which homes appear in search results. Instead of being able to pay for higher visibility on these sites, home ranking is set by the Best Match algorithm, which considers traveler preferences as well as what kind of booking experience a listing offer...

Vacasa in the News | July 3, 2017

Here’s the latest Vacasa media coverage from around the web. Forbes: The Vacation Rental Game is Easier and More Profitable than Ever. Here’s Why.  Vacasa’s technology, business model, and employees are highlighted in this article on running a successful vacation rental business, which includes quotes from successful Vacasa homeowner Tai Dang. BiggerPockets: 4 Tips to Turn Your Home into a...

Announcing a Partnership With Booking.com

One in three travelers opted for a vacation rental in 2015 (compared to one in 10 in 2010) and major online booking sites are capitalizing on the trend. These sites are now expanding their offerings to include alternative lodgings in addition to traditional hotels. We’re excited to announce that more than 4,500 of Vacasa homes (with more to come!) are now live on Booking.com, one of the largest ...

Vacasa in the News | June 6, 2017

Here’s the latest Vacasa media coverage from around the web. Portland Business Journal: Fast-Growing Vacasa Lands Another High-Profile Partnership This feature details Vacasa’s integration with Booking.com, and includes mention of Vacasa’s dynamic pricing capabilities. Benzinga: Will Short-Term Rentals Kill the Timeshare Industry In this interview Cliff Johnson answers questions on ...