It’s getting to that time of year again, where I start to receive calls from many home owners wanting to lease our their apartment or home on Airbnb for summer, long-term or whilst they are away. People often wonder at the value that property management companies may bring them, as they feel they could pocket more money if they do it themselves.
Let’s talk about making beds for your guests.
Prior to running my own Airbnb property management company, I did not think of the possibilities when it comes to making beds. Continue reading
We can honestly say that this December was one of our busiest Decembers yet!
Every December the amount of Airbnb listings increase quite substantially on the platform. This was no different to previous years, except that we had over 16,000 listing live in Cape Town!
Property management firms in the city are a dime a dozen. Everyone offers property management for the Airbnb host now. What makes us different?
We all think of our homes as our sanctuary, and we’ve created our spaces within according to our taste. As with receiving any guests to your home, the space alone will not make them feel welcome. It is the warm greeting, personal tour of the house and those small extra special touches that will make your guests’ feel at home and their visit memorable.
Deciding to become a host is the first step in a wonderful journey of meeting new people and introducing them to our beautiful city of Cape Town.
As the majority of hosts rent out a spare room in their house, they already have most of the basics required and it does not have to be an elaborate exercise to set-up your space and ready it for your first guests.