Futurestay’s CEO, Philip Kennard sit alongside Brian Egan from the innovative Evolve Vacation Rental and Wouter Geerts, PhD from Skift, to speak about independent property managers.
Phocuswire feautres Jared Alster’s article, “Short-term rentals and misalignment of the marketplace.”
The Futurestay team will compete alongside Bookingsync / Smily, Nextpax, Kosmosol, and Djubo to win Booking.com’s first hackathon.
The Futurestay team spent five days in New Orleans, Louisiana for the 2019 VRMA International Conference.
The Futurestay C-Suite had an amazing time at Booking.com’s 2019 Click. Conference.
Futurestay is one of a few vacation rental technology companies to exhibit at Booking.com’s Exhibitor Brief at the 2019 Click. Conference.
Futurestay included alongside partners Airbnb, Vrbo, and Booking.com in Skift’s report, “The Short-Term Rental Ecosystem and Vendor Deep Dive 2019.”
Futurestay is invited to compete at the 2018 Phocuswright Conference Summit in Los Angeles, California.
Futurestay named Phocuswright Battleground Winner 2018. Futurestay’s CEO, S. Philip Kennard wins Phocuswright Battleground Summit 2018.
Futurestay is named in Padlifter’s Top 2019 Vacation Rental Blogs.
The 2018 VRMA International Conference takes place October 27-30, 2018 at MGM Grand Las Vegas. In partnership with Phocuswright, VRMA Battleground is a chance for start-ups in the vacation rental industry to present their ideas, products, and services.
Futurestay competed alongside four other companies to be named ARDA’s Innovation Fast Track Winner.
Futurestay is presenting at ARDA World 2019, the Global Timeshare Event.
Futurestay is featured alongside many of today’s real estate and vacation rental pioneers like Barbara Concoran (Shark Tank), Peter Lorimer (Netflix’s “Stay Here”) and the Property Brothers (HGTV).
For the week, Futurestay’s team would participate in HomeAway’s first partner Hackathon
What do guests look for when booking their vacation rental? Knowing the answer allows rental owners to market to their target audience.
Futurestay has been named in Phocuswire’s Hot 25 Startups for 2020, alongside companies like AirGateway, SkyLads, and Tastemakers.
Our goal is to introduce the entire Futurestay team to our community through one-on-one interviews. You can get to know the people you interact with every day or those who work behind the scenes.
Vacation rentals are a type of short-term rental properties which have the added benefit of acting as your second home.
Skift writer Sean O’Neill includes Futurestay in Skift’s Top Travel Startups to Watch (2018).
It’s time-consuming for vacation rental owners to search the internet for resources. Whether that’s for website help or product information, it’s hard to know what information is reliable.
Sometimes it’s difficult to understand how industry news relates directly to your vacation rental business. We decided to start with the Wall Street Journal article called Expedia & Priceline Hone in on Airbnb’s Turf.
Futurestay CEO, S. Philip Kennard and COO, Jonathan Fabio, attend the 2017 Phocuswright Conerence. Held annually, Phocuswright attracts over 1,600 decision makers and C-level executives, representing dozens of countries from every travel, tourism and hospitality sector.
On November 3, 2017 on the campus of NJIT, the Enterprise Development Center (EDC) will once again bring together the investor community of the Tri-State region for a dynamic showcase of cutting-edge technology and life science ventures!
A vacation rental is the renting out of a furnished apartment, house, or professionally managed resort-condominium complex on a temporary basis to tourists as an alternative to a hotel.
Futurestay CEO S. Philip Kennard shares his insights on market segmentation. Newark Venture Partners, GitLinks, Landit, and Trigger Finance join Futurestay at Morgan Stanley.
Join KettleSpace and New York City Wired for a breakfast event aimed at teaching startups how to grow a business and a team using innovation.
Property owners with limited time could struggle with placing advertisements and signing up for multiple rental websites. New Jersey-based Futurestay.com, a website debuting an app in 2018, aims to make life easier for property owners wishing to rent out spaces part or full time. The service acts as a middleman, creating automation to allow multiple listings between Airbnb, HomeAway and other vacation rental websites.
Beginning July 1st Futurestay moved into its new headquarters in New Brunswick, NJ. This interview discusses the journey into a private, branded office. From the psychology behind the move to the creation of the space.
With Graphic and UX Design experience totaling 9+ years, Abbi was searching for “a place in a company where [she] could put [her] current skill-set to work, while having the chance to learn and improve.”
With summer coming to a close, travelers begin planning last minute vacations. Summer rentals wrap up for the season, fall rentals gain popularity. Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Halloween draw autumn travelers to find accommodations. Rental owners who experience the autumn season can use this in their favor.
From hammocks in the islands to multi-story mansions, every rental has unique marketing opportunities.
It is important to create a website that gets guests to book your property. Here are the first steps to start a vacation rental website.
Personalized and intentional design choices develop your brand. Other website features also give renters an idea of your business.
The vacation rental industry’s history through different categories
Renters searching for a property look for specific details. Such as the property’s location, price, amenities, and more.
If you have two homes, rent one for the weekend while you live in the other. Or, rent your home when you travel. This is a way to make money while taking a break from your full-time property.
Creating an interior checklist for winter will depend on the type of vacation rental you own.
Painting allows for a clean, updated look without spending a lot of money.
This article will discuss how to make an exterior checklist and prepare your home for winter.
In this post, we will discuss the B&B history, traits, and differences from vacation rentals.
Reviews provide information about your rental property and sometimes reflect your hospitality.
With the increase in vacation rental popularity, it is important to research the area you plan to buy in. Your vacation rental property’s location has a variety of financial impacts.
According to a study by FlipKey, “Travelers are 83% more likely to inquire about property listings that contain over 20 photos.”
The holiday season is a great time of year for vacation rental owners to list their properties.
A TripAdvisor study found that 83% of travelers thought a kitchen was the most important travel accommodation. Especially because of the savings vacation rental kitchens provide.
Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes. Regardless of the industry, they share common traits that differentiate them from the average person.
For 9 in 10 consumers, an online review is equally as important as a personal recommendation.
If guests can find a vacation rental that is pet-friendly, they can enjoy a relaxing vacation while keeping an eye on their pet.
If you’ve ever considered booking a vacation rental property, cleanliness is at the top of the criteria list.
The vacation rental market is expanding, and online booking is becoming more popular.
Our first article discussed how to handle a negative review. Here are some tips to avoid getting a negative review in the first place.
You already learned about the benefits of hiring a third-party cleaning service. but how actually get started?