Articles tagged “property management”

Consolidation Sweeps European Short-Term Rental Managers With Altido Launch

Consolidation Sweeps European Short-Term Rental Managers With Altido Launch

Sean O'Neill, Skift

As external capital pours into the vacation rental sector, it makes sense that some property management companies believe they need to merge to thrive. It's also notable that Marriott has already begun working with some of Altido's properties for its new homesharing effort.

1 month ago

Smaller Hotels and Hostels Catch Up on Tech With New Wave of Software Makers

Smaller Hotels and Hostels Catch Up on Tech With New Wave of Software Makers

Sean O'Neill, Skift

The story of software maker Cloudbeds, named the fastest-growing travel and hospitality company in the U.S., points to a broader trend of smaller hotels adopting new tools to manage their properties.

2 months ago

GuestReady Acquires BnbLord in European Vacation Rental Rollup

GuestReady Acquires BnbLord in European Vacation Rental Rollup

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Vacasa, Evolve, and other startups have stormed the U.S. vacation rental market by offering tech-savvy property management services. The business model is now about to sweep Europe, too.

2 months ago

Airbnb’s Grand Travel Ambitions Could Be Taking a Detour

Airbnb’s Grand Travel Ambitions Could Be Taking a Detour

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Airbnb could be in the initial stages of getting into property management. While such an initiative has its risks in terms of criticism from current property management partners, it seems like a much smarter strategy than expanding into very complex and difficult areas such as flights.

6 months ago