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VRS303 – Find Your Short Term Rental Niche Pt 1 with Rick Oster & Oster Golf Houses

Building for a niche market has worked for Rick Oster. Over the years, he’s built 7 homes with another to break ground shortly, with a model developed from understanding the needs of his rental demographic. They are purpose-built homes with a specific layout including multiple master suites, entertainment areas, and custom kitchens, and much of […]

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VRS301 – Another Vacation Rental Summer Bites The Dust

As the summer season came to an end over the Labour Day weekend, our team drew a collective sigh of relief and it was time to debrief on what worked, what didn’t and what we should do to make it better next year. Looking back over the preparation for summer 2019 and reflecting on some […]

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VRS299 – Born Into The Vacation Rental Business with Jodi Taylor Refosco

When you are born to parents who run a vacation rental business and your first real job is cleaning hot tubs in rentals you are likely to learn a lot about the industry from the ground up. Having that sort of experience is what prompted Jodi Taylor Refosco to launch Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & […]

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VRS298 – The Seachange Vacation Rental Blueprint for Successful Property Management

As a property manager, it’s often reassuring to talk to others who are experiencing the same day to day issues looking after our owners’ properties. From marketing in an ever-changing environment, delivering end-to-end customer service, responding to guest issues during a stay and making sure changeovers are done efficiently and quickly, it’s necessary to have […]

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VRS297 – How We Saved The Summer For Our Vacation Rental Agency

For the last 15 years, we’ve seen a continuous pattern of high demand and low inventory in our property management business in July and August. It’s why we’ve been able to almost guarantee 100% occupancy to new owners, providing they priced competitively and delivered an attractively presented property. Until summer 2019, when in mid-June we […]

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VRS291 – Preparing for a Long Hot Summer Of Vacation Rentals

We are two days away from the real start of our high season and as ever, kicking off with a bang – the Canada Day weekend. For many of our properties the rentals starting this weekend are the first of the season, and from here on they will be back-to-back. To get ready for the […]

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VRS285 – Boost Your Vacation Rental Business With Referrals

When you are lost in the sea of other homes in your location and despair of ever getting seen, a referral from a past guest, a friend, or even another homeowner could be your lifeline to increasing occupancy. Rather than asking for referrals, today’s guest Matt Ward says we simply need to create the environment […]

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