Requirements of Beginning an Airbnb Host Venture in Kenya
Airbnb hosting relates to the world's largest site for accommodation that creates a platform where individuals can rent out their spare dwelling space or houses on commission ranging from 3-12%. Novices in management of property ventures can initiate short-term rental ventures to gauge the market. Writerstake.com delves into the requirements one would need to initiate an Airbnb hosting venture within Kenya.
Airbnb Hosts' Requirements
It's an important aspect of initiating an Airbnb host venture and in the lack of an own house, the investor can out to locate a house that will fully or partially cater to the guests' needs. One could also venture into experience hosting where the guests get a town tour from you.
2. Sign Up
Ensure you sign up for an account through airbnb.com, access the “List Your Space” on the website's homepage and answer the provided questions regarding the specifications of amenities offered.
With the use of the submitted credentials, the Airbnb website plays a big role in price selection for the investor. Novices in the industry are advised to begin with a price lower than the suggested one and increase it overtime with the increase in reviews and referrals.
The website has a requirement for investors to disclose the periods of availability of their property so guests can plan their stay and new investors are recommended to go for the “Always” choice.
5. Title & Summary
First impressions last long and this is no secret thus making one's title of great significance in the Airbnb industry. The host who's the investor will summarize their property's main and unique features to market their property to potential guests.
The host should ensure they post high definition and quality photographs of their property and their unique features. These are attractive to look at and essentially attract attention to your property.
It's prudent to pick the finest of amenities in order to attract the end users of the product or service. Concentration on the nitty gritty details of security among other features of the property is appealing to consumers.