• Airbnb Short Term Rental Investing for Beginners

  • Remote Hosting Techniques, Airbnb Tax Secrets, Asset Protection and Host Portfolio Diversification Strategies
  • By: Jonathan Smart
  • Narrated by: Scott Clem
  • Length: 5 hrs

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Publisher's Summary

If you want to start a short-term rental business or perhaps already have an Airbnb business and want to learn a few neat tricks to scale your operation and turnover, you will find this book extremely useful!


Q: I am a beginner - does it cover the basics to get started?

A: This is a very comprehensive guide on short-term rental business model including Airbnb, Home Away, and VROB, however the basics are covered. For more specific info, click on the chapter that most interests you.

Q: Are there any good tips in this book or just the usual fluff?

A: Jonathan Smart is an international real estate investor and Airbnb superhost, managing seven properties in three countries, hence this book includes various real-life scenarios, tips, and hacks that anyone interested in short-term rentals will find handy and applicable.

In this book, you will learn:

  • How to start remote hosting
  • What is Airbnb luxe
  • Why you must have a unique URL
  • Seven tips to all Airbnb hosts for 2021 and beyond
  • Three ways to succeed
  • How to say no to guests
  • Airbnb’s major safety changes
  • Travelers want coziness
  • What is a good neighbor brochure
  • Short-term rental vs risk adjusted investment
  • Airbnb invests Zeus
  • Corporate housing
  • Biggest mistakes of Airbnb hosts
  • HOA Airbnb restrictions
  • Ways to screen your Airbnb guests
  • Is your Airbnb easy to use?
  • Does your risk equal your reward?
  • Things I wish I knew when started out
  • Hosts must adapt to new regulations
  • Buy a home vs investment property
  • New Airbnb host mistakes
  • Hosts portfolio diversification
  • Competition from big hotels
  • Expert tips for new Airbnb hosts
  • Should you brand your listing?
  • Must-have Airbnb products
  • Pets should be welcomed
  • Airbnb tax secrets
  • Airbnb first - renovate later
  • Airbnb asset protection
  • What to look when purchasing new Airbnb
  • How to get through the coronavirus pandemic

Buy this book now and get started today!

©2021 Jonathan Smart (P)2021 Jonathan Smart

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  • Sammantha Jean
  • 09-01-21

Good start to Airbnb

If you're thinking about opening up your place as an airbnb, this is an inexpensive to get you prepared. Gives you great tips and on how to give your posting an extra oomph so that you get a good start and get some repeat customers.

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  • Sherika Holliman
  • 09-01-21

Such great insight

Wow ! Such great insight. I have a few properties by the airport and I have already seen results from listening this audio book !

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  • Sarita Basnet
  • 09-01-21

Great tips!

I've listen a lot of the available literature geared towards improving Airbnb listings. This audio book surprised me with some additional simple little tricks that I hadn't listen before and that will improve my listing. It's a quick listen which I highly recommend to anyone who is serious about the short term rental business.