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House Rules for Airbnb - What to Know

As someone who has been renting out properties for a while now, you’ve probably become familiar with the different nuances of being a host after dozens to hundreds of guests. In this article, we’ll go over the importance of having house rules for your Airbnb listing.

While it’s no secret that managing guests on your property is no small task, the important point to know is that using the platform presents a few unique challenges and considerations. Compared to simply renting a property out and receiving text messages, managing your space on Airbnb means taking on a hotel-like experience because of how hands-on you need to be.

Unlike regular tenants, the guests that you’ll be getting from the platform will come with the expectation of being treated like they’re in a hotel because of how the system itself works. By booking a room, sending requests, and receiving confirmation messages, anyone who finds your property on Airbnb and schedules a stay expects to be treated like royalty, and this can make for a few unique challenges.