Top 10 Episodes of 2023 (Episode 319)

Airbnb Hosts Hanging Out in the Kitchen

Top Short-Term Rental Lessons of 2023

Sarah and Annette celebrate ten of the most impactful, educational, and memorable episodes of the year. Seven fantastic (female-led) guest episodes, three editions of Hosting Hotline, and one bonus release make the cut in this recap of 2023, before we look ahead at 2024 and beyond.

Direct booking, legislation and regulation, and making the decision to buy/sell are just a few trending STR topics going into the new year. If you are in the midst of one, or another tricky situation, and are willing to be open and vulnerable in a conversation for our audience, we’d love to have you on the show. Email to get things started!

(00:01:44) #STRShareSunday: @foxtailcabin

  • Great example of a fun, engaging giveaway
  • Lovely b-roll footage on Instagram Reels 

(00:04:42) 2023: Recapping a Hard Pivot for Hosts

  • The new (new) normal of post-pandemic bookings
  • Owning your competitiveness 
  • Changes in the modern customer 

(00:06:42) Celebrating our Top 7 Guest Episodes of 2023

(00:21:27) Hosting Hotline: Top Host Inquiries of 2023

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Get ready for an unforgettable mountain retreat at this secluded cabin, nestled in serene surroundings. This listing offers stunning views and modern comforts – with a fully stocked kitchen, wood stove ambiance, and a hot tub for starry nights, relaxation comes effortlessly. Bonus! The primary bath features heated floors! But the real excitement lies outdoors, with easy access to skiing, snowboarding, and all the activities just minutes away.

We would love to feature YOU, so don’t forget to use #STRShareSunday to get your chance!

Together, Annette & Sarah are the dynamic duo behind the wildly popular podcast Thanks For Visiting, co-creators of the Hosting Business Mastery Method, & seasoned short-term-rental hosts.

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